Permits

Permit Type
Applications Needed
FeesRequired Application Materials
Pre-ApplicationNo Application
No Charge
Six copies of site plan and, if required, six copies of A-2 Survey.

Residential Unit Business Pursuit (Submit both forms)

- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
- Residential Unit Business Pursuit Application (PDF)
No ChargeSix copies of site plan, if required.

Design Review and Preservation Board Application (Choose one option)

- Design Review Application (PDF)- Design Review Application (PDF) >
- Erosion and Sedimentation Compliance Agreement (PDF)
or
- Fast-Track Signage Permit (PDF)
- No Charge for new building or renovation review
- $25 fee for Signs
Three copies of elevation renderings and site plan.
Lot Certification- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
$30N/A
Special Exception - Residential Use
(Submit all forms)
- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
- Erosion and Sedimentation Compliance Agreement (PDF)
- Special Exception Application (PDF)
- $50 fee up to three family units
- $10 per each family after three family units
- Plus $60 state surtax
Seventeen copies of A-2 Survey, Site Plan and City Topographic map with parcel outlined on it. Also a legal description of property.
Special Exception - Non-Residential Use
(Submit all forms)
- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
- Erosion and Sedimentation Compliance Agreement (PDF)
- Special Exception Application (PDF)
- $100 fee for first 1,000 square feet (square feet) of building area
- Plus $10 per 1,000 square feet of building area up to 30,000 square feet
- Plus $2 per 1,000 square feet of building area in excess of 30,000 square feet
- Plus $60 state surtax (minimum $100)
Seventeen copies of A-2 Survey, Site Plan and City Topographic map with parcel outlined on it. Also a legal description of property.
Subdivision
(Submit all forms)
- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
- Erosion and Sedimentation Compliance Agreement (PDF)
- Subdivision Application (PDF)
- A base of $200
- Plus $250 per lot for engineering and planning review
- Plus $60 state surtax
Seventeen copies of A-2 Survey, Site Plan and City Topographic map with parcel outlined on it.
Zoning Map Amendment- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
- $100 plus $10 per acre of area
- Plus $60 state surtax
Seventeen copies of a map displaying existing and proposed zoning.
Zoning Text Amendment- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
- $100 for one section
- Plus $50 for each additional section or subsection
- Plus $60 state surtax
Seventeen copies of existing and proposed text.
Site Plan Review - Residential Single and Two Family
(Submit all forms)
- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
- Erosion and Sedimentation Compliance Agreement (PDF)
$25Six copies of A-2 surveys and site plans.
Site Plan Review - Additions
(Submit all forms)
- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
- Erosion and Sedimentation Compliance Agreement (PDF)
No Charge
Four copies of site plans.
Site Plan Review - Non-Residential New Project
(Submit all forms)
- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
- Erosion and Sedimentation Compliance Agreement (PDF)
- $100 for first 1,000 square feet of building area
- Plus $10 per 1,000 square feet of building up to 30,000 square feet
- Plus $1 per 1,000 square feet in excess of 30,000 square feet
- Minimum $100
- Plus $60 state surtax
Six copies of A-2 surveys and site plans.
Natural Resource Extraction
(Submit all forms)
- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
- Erosion and Sedimentation Compliance Agreement (PDF)
- Application fee shall be $100 multiplied by the number of acres, to the nearest whole acre, proposed to be disturbed by extraction or storage of soil or rock material as established for Compliance Assurance for up to ten acres.
- The fee for areas beyond ten acres shall be $50 per acre up to twenty acres.
- The fee for more than twenty acres shall be $25 per acre. The application fee shall be for the time approval period established and each application or extension shall require a separate fee.
Seventeen copies of A-2 Survey, Site Plan and City Topographic map with parcel outlined on it.
Lot Line Revision- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)$30Six copies of A-2 surveys and site plans.
Addition or Accessory Use
(Submit all forms)
- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
- Erosion and Sedimentation Compliance Agreement (PDF)
$25 for each 1,000 square feet
Four copies of site plans.
Signs (New or Changed)
(Choose one option)
- Design Review Application (PDF)
- Erosion and Sedimentation Compliance Agreement (PDF)
or
- Fast-track Signage Permit (PDF)
- Erosion and Sedimentation Compliance Agreement (PDF)
$25Three copies of elevation renderings and site plan.
Storm Water Detention
(Submit all forms)
- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
- Erosion and Sedimentation Compliance Agreement (PDF)
- 1 to 10 acres: $50
- 10 to 25: $100
- 25 or more: $250
Fifteen copies of A-2 survey and site plan.
Letter of Zoning Conformity- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)$25N/A
Letter of Zoning Compliance- Letter of Compliance Application (PDF)
$25N/A
Traffic Analysis- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)- Projects with 100 or more required parking spaces or if required by Commission or staff
- $20 per required parking space
- Or actual cost of analysis by Commission selected consultant
N/A
Other Expert Analysis- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)Actual cost of Analysis by Commission selected consultantN/A
Zoning Board of Appeals - Location Approval
(Submit both forms)
- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
$100 plus $60 state surtaxTen copies of survey.
Zoning Board of Appeals - Appeal from city official
(Submit both forms)
- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
- Notice of Appeal Application (PDF)
$100 plus $60 state surtaxTen copies of survey and application.
Zoning Board of Appeals - Variance
(Submit both forms)
- Initial Land Use Application (PDF)
- Variance Application (PDF)
$100 plus $60 state surtaxTen copies of survey and application.
Wetlands Permit
(Submit both forms)
- Wetlands Permit Application (PDF)
- Erosion and Sedimentation Compliance Agreement (PDF)
- Inland Wetland Application Checklist (PDF)
Wetlands Fee Schedule (PDF)
Seventeen copies of A-2 survey and site plan.
Wetlands Transfer Application
(Submit both forms)
- Transfer Application (PDF)
- Erosion and Sedimentation Compliance Agreement (PDF)
Wetlands Fee Schedule (PDF)
Seventeen copies of A-2 survey and site plan.