Village of Pelham  
  Fee and Fine Schedule  
  Revised: April 24, 2012
Item Chapter Fee Amount
Alarm System § 27 No annual fee
Alarms:  False Alarm Fine § 27-7 No violation for 1st thru 3rd false. Violations issued for false alarms after 3rd, up to $250 per violation
Amusement Device § 28 $250 per establishment and $250 per device
Blasting Permit § 33, 34, 68  $2,500 per blast, plus pre-blast surveys of properties required within 500 feet of a property being blasted, plus $50,000 bond or escrow for property damage; $2 million minimum hazard and liability insurance
Building Permit (includes Tanks, Fuel Tank Installation or Removal, HVAC, Demolition, etc.) § 34 $250 per $0-$5,000 value of work; $12 per each additional $1,000 in value of work with the requirement to substantiate cost of work upon completion
Building and/or Work Without Permit § 34 $1,000
Building Permit Amendments and Renewals § 34 $75
Certificate of Occupancy or Compliance § 34 $300
Certification Letter  § 34 $125
Certification Letter (in Lieu of Certificate of Occupancy) § 34 $350
Certification Letter to Close Old Open Permits § 34 $250
Certification- Temporary § 34 $125
Christmas Tree Sales § 68 $200 (plus $200 deposit)
Construction Inspections § 34 $50 for Reinspection of Failed Work
Curb Cut Fee, New Sidewalk Installation, Street Opening Involving Major Construction § 33 and 76 $400 per opening/installation up to 25 sq. ft., with $40 per each additional 50 sq. ft. above 25 sq. ft. for new sidewalks and driveways;  $25 per each additional ft. for curbs, $350 refundable deposit.
Driveway Apron, Sidewalk Maintenance, Minor Curb Repair § 33 and 76 $100 curb and sidewalk minor repair and maintenance permit, and $350 refundable deposit.
Dumpster Permit  § 82 $50 per day, plus $10 per meter per day if it blocks a meter.  (Public or Private Road.)
Electrical Permit § 34 $100 plus $10 per electrical item (switch, outlet, fixture, etc.)
Excavation and Digging Without Permit § 33 $1,000 each separate violation, for work without a permit, or in violation of a permit
Fence Permit § 34 Same as Building Permit
     
  Village of Pelham  
  Fee and Fine Schedule (con't)  
     
Item Chapter Fee Amount
Film Permit  § 44-3 $600 per day 8 am-8 pm.  $900 per day 7 am-9 pm.  $1,200 per day, before 7 am and/or after 9 pm.  Plus $25 per parking space rental (over-rides hourly parking limits), plus police costs (if assigned for traffic control)
Fire Safety and Property Maintenance Inspection (includes Hazardous Chemicals) § 34 $100 per building or establishment, whichever is greater
Games of Chance (Net Proceeds Fee) § 52-12 (B) Not to exceed 5% of net proceeds
Ice Cream Vendor (Truck) § 68 $125 per year
Motor Vehicle Service Garage or Motor Vehicle Repair and/or Spray Booth § 34; and Fire Inspection Fee $125
Motor Vehicle – Fuel Dispenser Permit (Per Nozzle, Annual) § 34; and Fire Inspection Fee $50 per nozzle per year
Moving House Permit § 34 Same as Building Permit
Newsrack/Box Permit § 59, Newsracks $35 annual fee
Operating Permit § 34-17 $150
Parking Permits  Resident Annual $750
" Resident Semi-Annual $425
" Resident Quarterly $250
" Resident Monthly $100
" Non-Resident Annual $1,500  (Lot 1 Commuter Rate $2,000 effective Jan.1, 2011) 
" Non-Res. Semi-Annual Lot 7- $825    Lot 1- $1,200
" Non-Resident Quarterly Lot 7- $475    Lot 1-    $650
" Non-Resident Monthly  Lot 7- $150    Lot 1-    $250
" Merchant Annual $500
" Merchant Semi-Annual $300
" Merchant Quarterly $175
" Merchant Monthly $75
Plumbing Permit § 34 $100 for first 3 fixtures plus $25 for each add'l fixtutre
Retaining Wall Permit § 34 Same as Building Permit
Shed Permit § 34 Same as Building Permit
Sidewalk Café Permit § 75 $250
Sign/Marquee Permit (Awning or Canopy) § 77-5 $200 application fee
Site Plan Review § 79 $500 per lot
     
  Village of Pelham  
  Fee and Fine Schedule (con't)  
     
Item Chapter Fee Amount
Street Opening Permit § 33 $350 per opening up to 25 sq. ft., $150 per each additional 100 s.f.
Swimming Pool Permit § 34 Same as Building Permit
Taxi – Cab License § 84 $125 annual
Taxi – Driver § 84 $50 annual, plus fingerprinting costs
Taxi – Inspection § 84 $50 per inspection
Taxi Stand Parking Space § 90 $1,000 per year
Taxi – Parking Overnight on Harmon § 90 $200
Wireless Telecommunication Devices § 87 $5,000; $2,000 for co-location
Water Shut-Off/Turn-On § 96 $125 Fee
Zoning Board of Appeals Application or Appeal Fee §98-128 Residential Application $250.   Commercial Application $500.