Engineering Review Fees

Engineering Division Hourly Fee Structure

Effective January 2023

Billing Title
Regular Time Hourly Rate
(8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.,
Monday through Friday)
Overtime Hourly Rate
(all non-regular hours, including Town observed holidays)
Commissioner of Public Works$200$300
Deputy Commissioner of Public Works$175$263
Town Engineer$165$248
GIS Coordinator$160$240
Senior Engineer$150$225
Assistant Engineer$140$210
Principal Engineering Technician or Junior Engineer$130$195
Environmental Scientist Technician$130$195
Engineering Technician$125$188
Survey or GPS Crew$225$335
Consultant/Town-Designated Engineering FirmPer firm's current contract rate + 10% admin. feePer firm's current contract rate + 10% admin. fee

Water Distribution System Computer Modeling Fees 
Desktop Fire Flow Availability ReviewNo Charge
Hydraulic Model Simulation Fee$1,750
Hydraulic Model Fee - Subsequent model runs, including Mitigation, as neededAccrual basis per approved hourly rate
Major and Minor Subdivisions, Land Divisions, Lot Line Revisions, Resubdivisions, Rezoning, Plan Development Districts, Site Plan and Special Use Permit Review Fees
Application Fee$150
Review and Approval FeesAccrual basis per approved hourly rate schedule
Mixed Economic Development District Review Fees
Reviews of all master-planning documents will be completed on an accrual basis using the approved hourly rate schedule.  In addition, fees associated with the review of land subdivisions, special use permit or site plan applications based on the approved fee for each of those individual actions, as listed above.
Water, Sewer, Drainage, and Special Assessment District Review Fee
Review FeeAccrual basis per approved hourly rate schedule
Inspection Fees for Public Improvements/Infrastructure
 Accrual basis per approved hourly rate schedule

Stormwater Management, Grading and Erosion and Sediment Control
Review Fees: 
Grading, Erosion and Sediment Control Review for residential construction including Pool and Demolition Projects (w/ Building Permit Application)$200

Grading, Erosion and Sediment Control Permit
Up to 0.25 acre disturbanceNo charge
0.25 acre to 1 acre disturbance$ 350
Greater than 1 acre disturbance - SWPPP Review
         (Not subject to additional Town permits)
Accrual basis per approved hourly rate schedule
Inspection Fees: (as required for compliance with Town Grading Code and Stormwater Law)
Construction Compliance Field Inspection$ 200 per inspection
Violation Follow-up Inspection$ 350 per inspection
Stop Work Issuance$ 350
Note:  If Construction Compliance Field Inspection or Violation Follow-up Inspection is completed by a Town Designated Engineering Firm, inspection fees shall be at firm’s current contract rate for the actual hours worked and expenses, plus 10% for administration.

Service Charges
A service charge of 1.5% per month for balances due after 30 days.