Ordinance 2017-38


WHEREAS, it has become necessary to amend Codified Ordinance Section 1309.04 of the Codified Ordinances relative to lump sum permit fees associated with the construction of new dwellings in order to update such fees to better reflect current applicable costs; and

WHEREAS, Village Council deems it in the best interest of the Village and its residents to amend Codified Ordinance Section 1309.04 as set forth below.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the Village of Mayfield, County of Cuyahoga and State of Ohio:

SECTION 1.  That Section 1309.04 of the Codified Ordinances of the Village of Mayfield is hereby and herein amended as follows:


(a)   Single-Family Dwelling.  For construction of a new single-family dwelling, a total lump sum permit fee of seven one thousand four hundred dollars ($700.001,400.00) shall be charged for all permits issued pursuant to the original plans as approved.  This will include the cost of all permits issued for construction, heating and air conditioning, plumbing and electrical work, certificate of occupancy and final inspection.

The permit holder/sub-contractors shall be required to obtain permits for the separate portions of the work herein after described and shall insure necessary inspections and approvals are given, however, no separate permit fee shall be paid.  The lump sum permit fee shall not include the cost of a permit for the construction of accessory buildings.

(b)   Two-Family Dwelling.  For construction of new two-family dwellings the same provisions will apply as provided in subsection (a) hereof pertaining to single-family dwellings, except that the lump sum  permit fee for each two-family dwelling shall be fourteen two thousand eight hundred dollars ($1,4002,800.00).

(c)   Multi-Family/Apartment Building.  For construction of all multi-family/apartment buildings, the same provisions will apply as provided in subsection (a) hereof pertaining to single- family dwellings, except that the lump sum permit fee for each separate building there shall be added one two hundred dollars ($100.00200.00) for the first floor plus seventy-five one hundred fifty dollars ($75.00150.00) for each additional floor, plus fifty one hundred dollars ($50.00100.00) for each suite in the building.  In addition, there shall be paid one two dollars ($1.002.00) for each 100 square feet or fraction thereof of garage space whether the garage is attached to the building or not.  This lump sum fee shall include the original occupancy but not the cost of any subsequent annual inspections.

SECTION 2. All other provisions of the Village Codified Ordinances not inconsistent herewith shall remain in full force and effect.

SECTION 3. The Clerk of Council is authorized and directed to forward a certified copy of this Ordinance to the Codifier of Mayfield Village.

SECTION 4. The Council finds and determines that all formal actions of this Council relating to the adoption of this Ordinance have been taken at open meetings of this Council; and that deliberations of this Council and of its committees, resulting in such formal action, took place in meetings open to the public, in compliance with all statutory requirements including the requirements of Section 121.22 of the Ohio Revised Code.

SECTION 5. This legislation shall become effective the first day of the following month after same has been adopted and goes into law.