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, 2020, are as follows:

Description

Old

Fee

New Fee

 (7/1/20)

Asbestos Assessment Plan Review $125 $128
Notification of Asbestos Application/Removal Fees:
Demolition Notification $328 $336
260 < 520 linear ft. or 160 < 320 sq. ft. $670 $687
520 < 1000 linear ft. or 320 < 1000 sq. ft. $1,477 $1,515
> 1000 linear or square feet $3,638 $3,733
Facility Annual Notification $7,705 $7,906
Administrative Modification $96 $98
Dust Control Permit Application
Base Fee (per acre) $237 $243
Administration Fee (per permit) $87 $89
     Administrative Modification $96 $98
Wood Stove Program
     Wood Stove Notice of Exemption $30 $31
     Wood Stove Certificate $80 $83
     Transfer of Wood Stove Certificate $27 $28
     Initial Registration of Wood Stove Inspector $321 $330
     Annual Renewal of Wood Stove Inspector $107 $110
Stationary Source Permits
      Building Plan Review $107 $110
      Plan Review - < 100 tons/per year $1,165 $1,195
      Plan Review - < 100 tons/per year, Synthetic Minor Source  $3,458 $3,547
      Plan Review - > 100 tons/per year, General Title V $2,971 $3,048
      Plan Review - > 100 tons/per year $38,166 $39,158
      Plan Review - Fuel Burning Equipment Only $162 $166
      Small Stationary Source Operating Permit $341 $350
      Stationary Source Operating Permit $375 $385
      Annual Emission Fee (source emitting > 2 lbs/day) $18/lb-emitted $18/lb-emitted
      Stationary Source Toxics Permit $159 $163
      Annual Toxic Emission Fee (source emitting > 1 lb/day) $8/lb-emitted $8/lb-emitted
      Minor Modification to a Stationary Source Permit $99 $101
      Late Permit Application Processing Fee $423 $435
Gasoline Service Station Permit Fee (base plus per nozzle)
Base Fee (per permit) $28 $29
Per Nozzle $83 $85
Smoke Management Plan Review
     Base Fee (per permit) $144 $148
     Per Unit $35 $36
Miscellaneous Fees
     Geothermal Well Drilling Permit $779 $799
     Air Quality Variance Request $1,032 $1,059
     Expert Witness Fee (per hour) $561 $575
     Air Quality Permit to Operate Late Fee (% of Total Fee Due) 25% 25%
     Non-Standard Working Hours Request (per hour) $199 $204