Take notice that the Council of the Corporation of the City of Port Colborne will hold a public meeting on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in Council Chambers, City Hall, 66 Charlotte Street, Port Colborne. The meeting is to consider a proposed Schedule of Permit Fees structure under Subsection 7(6) of the Building Code Act.
The City of Port Colborne is proposing to adopt a new schedule of permit fees pursuant to its Building By-law (By-Law 6023/129/13), following a review of the building permit fees under Subsection 7(6) of the Building Code Act. The schedule of rates and fees related to the Building Bylaw is referenced within the Port Colborne Rates and Fees By-Law (By-Law 6558/13/18).
The effect will be to increase existing permit fees and introduce new fees for specific services. Information will be provided at the meeting on the estimated costs of enforcing and administering the Building Code Act, the rationale for changing and imposing fees, and the amount of the proposed fee(s). All information regarding the proposed changes, including the proposed schedule of permit fees, will be made available at no cost upon request.
Any person may submit written comments prior to the meeting or attend the public meeting and make written or verbal representation at the time of the meeting.
For more information, call Todd Rogers, Chief Building Official, at 905-835-2900 ext. 201 or email email@example.com.