Air Quality Management Fees

On December 17, 2015 the District Board of Health approved fee increases. The motion was to have 50% of the fee increase on July 1, 2016, and the remaining 50% of the fee increase beginning on July 1, 2017; and with an annual adjustment based on the Western Consumer Price Index (CPI) beginning on July 1, 2017.  Also included in the reported fees is the 4% Regional Tech Fee approved by the Board on November 19, 2015. Given these components the fees effective July 1, 2017 are as follows:

Description

Previous

Fee

New Fee

 (7/1/17)

Asbestos Assessment Plan Review $86 $117
Notification of Asbestos Application/Removal Fees:
Demolition Notification $225 $307
260 < 520 linear ft. or 160 < 320 sq. ft. $461 $628
520 < 1000 linear ft. or 320 < 1000 sq. ft. $1,017 $1,385
> 1000 linear or square feet $2,507 $3,412
Facility Annual Notification $5,301 $7,227
Administrative Modification $66 $90
Dust Control Permit Application
Base Fee (per acre) $165 $223
Administration Fee (per permit) $57 $82
     Administrative Modification $66 $90
Wood Stove Program
     Wood Stove Notice of Exemption $21 $29
     Wood Stove Certificate $54 $76
     Transfer of Wood Stove Certificate $19 $26
     Initial Registration of Wood Stove Inspector $216 $302
     Annual Renewal of Wood Stove Inspector $72 $100
Stationary Source Permits
      Building Plan Review $75 $101
      Plan Review - < 100 tons/per year $804 $1,093
      Plan Review - < 100 tons/per year, Synthetic Minor Source  $2,389 $3,244
      Plan Review - > 100 tons/per year $28,449 $35,801
      Plan Review - Fuel Burning Equipment Only $112 $152
      Small Stationary Source Operating Permit $235 $320
      Stationary Source Operating Permit $259 $352
      Annual Emission Fee (source emitting > 2 lbs/day) $16/lb-emitted $17/lb-emitted
      Stationary Source Toxics Permit $111 $149
      Annual Toxic Emission Fee (source emitting > 1 lb/day) $6/lb-emitted $7/lb-emitted
      Operating Permit Transfer Fee (person to person only) $68 $93
      Late Permit Application Processing Fee $292 $397
Gasoline Service Station Permit Fee (base plus per nozzle)
Base Fee (per permit) $19 $27
Per Nozzle $57 $78
Smoke Management Plan Review
     Base Fee (per permit) $99 $134
     Per Unit $25 $34
Miscellaneous Fees
Geothermal Well Drilling Permit $538 $730
Air Quality Variance Request $710 $968
Expert Witness Fee (per hour) $387 $526
Air Quality Permit to Operate Late Fee (% of Total Fee Due) 25% 25%
Non-Standard Working Hours Request (per hour) $139 $187

Last modified on 05/10/2017