Engineering Review Fees

Engineering Division Hourly Fee Structure


Effective January 2020
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 $190 $285
Deputy Commissioner of Public Works/Town Engineer $170 $255
GIS Coordinator $145 $218
Senior Engineer $130 $195
Assistant Engineer $120 $180
Principal Engineering Technician or Junior Engineer $110 $165
Environmental Scientist Technician $110 $165
Engineering Technician $90 $135
Survey or GPS Crew $200 $300
Consultant/Town-Designated Engineering Firm Per firm's current contract rate + 10% admin. fee Per firm's current contract rate + 10% admin. fee

Water Distribution System Computer Modeling Fee  
Hydraulic Model Fee - Initial set up and run $1,750
Hydraulic Model Fee - Subsequent model runs, as needed Accrual 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 Fees Accrual 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 Fee Accrual basis per approved hourly rate schedule
Stormwater Management, Grading and Erosion and Sediment Control Review Fee
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 (including programmed inspections required by Town Stormwater Law)
Up to 0.25 acre disturbance No 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
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.