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4601 Padre Blvd
South Padre Island, TX 78597
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Fees

Fee Schedule for All City Services are as Follows

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Notary Public Charges
$0.00
Copies and/or Printouts, up to 8-1/2" x 14"
$0.10/page after first 10 pages
Personnel (Labor)
$15/hour after 1st hour
Diskettes / CD's
$1/each
Envelopes (small)
$1/each
Envelopes (large)
$2/each
Postage
actual cost
Oversize Paper Copy (11"x17", green/blue bar)
$.50/page after first 10 pages
Mylar (depending on thickness)
$.85 to $1.35/linear foot
Blueprint / Blueline Paper (all widths)
$1 linear foot
VHS Video Cassette
$2.50
Audio Cassette
$1.00
DVD
$5.00
Municipal Court Online Payment Fee
$3.00

City Zoning Maps
$150.00
GIS Services
$75/hour
Zoning Verification Letter
$25.00
Variance
$250.00
Master Plan
$250.00
Planned Development District
$1,000.00
Specific Use
$250.00
Zoning Case Postponement
$250.00
Rezoning (residential)
$750.00
Rezoning (commercial)
$1,000.00
Subdivision Fees (preliminary plat)
$750.00
Subdivision Fees (final plat)
$750.00
Subdivision fees (re-plat)
$750.00

Taxi Permit/Company
$100.00
Temporary Taxi Permit
$100.00
Taxi Drivers Permits
$25.00
Wrecker Service Permit Application
$100.00
Copies of Reports (accidents, etc)
$0.00
Fingerprints
$25.00
Golf Cart Permits
$50.00

Fire Alarms Systems
$50.00
Private Fire Hydrants
$50.00
Condominiums
$100.00
Hotels / Motels
$100.00
Apartments
$100.00
Fire Sprinklers & Standpipe Systems Permit Fee
$50.00
Inspection Fire Alarms Systems
$50.00
Inspection Fire Sprinklers & Standpipe Systems
$50.00
New Fire Hydrant
$100.00
Inspect Tie-in Fire Sprinkler & Standpipe Systems
$100.00
Review of Building Fire Protection Plans
$40/hr
Storage Tanks Permit / Inspection
$75.00
Re-Inspection
$50.00
Business Buildings Annual Fire Safety Inspection
$50.00
Burning Permits
$50.00
Bon Fire Permits
$20.00
Initial Fire Safety Inspection
$100.00
Propane Tank Inspection
$100.00
Temporary Tank Permit / Inspection
$100.00
Temporary Structure (tents, portable buildings)
$30.00
Special Events - Cooking Food Stand
$10.00
Fire System Modification
$100.00
Fire Hydrant Flow Test
$25.00
Fire Hydrant Contractor Use Permit
$200.00
Certificate of Occupancy Inspection
$50.00
Re-Inspection for Certificate of Occupancy
$30.00
Lab / Clinics Inspection
$100.00
Restaurant Fire Extinguishing Hood System
$50.00
Fire System Hydro Test
$50.00
Fire Works Display Permit
$200.00
Fire Reports
$10.00
Fire False Alarms 2nd Call Thereafter
$200.00
Review Evacuation Route & Fire Drills
$50.00

Health Inspections (annual food service)
$100.00
Re-Inspections for Health Permits
$50.00
Temporary Health Inspections
$10.00/daily
Yearly Permit
$100.00
Umbrella Permit New Application
$100.00
Umbrella Permit Yearly Renewal
$100.00
Garment Inspections
$100.00
Special Events Permit (Beach)
$250.00
Special Events Permit (Temp Parking)
$100.00
Special Events Permit (Not Spring Break)
$250.00
Special Events Permit (Beach Weddings)
$25.00
Moving Administrative Cost
$100.00/invoice
Heimlich Poster Fee
$5 for first one and $2 each additional
Plan Review Fee
$100.00
Public & Semi-Public Swimming Pool
$100.00
Animal Trap Deposit
$20.00
Animal License Fee
$2.00
Responsible Pet Owners Class
$30.00

Building Permits
$7 per $1000 value, minimum $25.00
Electrical
$50.00
Plumbing
$50.00
Mechanical / AC
$50.00
Demolition
$100.00
Development
$50.00
Fence
$50.00
House Moving
$200.00
Lawn Irrigation
$50.00
Painting
$25.00
Swimming Pool
$7 per $1000
Right-of-Way
$50.00
Sign
$50.00
Special Event
$250.00
Temporary Structure
$100.00
Temporary Parking Lot
$100.00
Re-Inspection
$25.00

Beach & Dune Permits that Require State/Council Approval
$300.00
Beach & Dune Permits In-House
$180.00
Vehicle Beach Use Permit
$25.00