ORDINANCE NO. 09-14(  )

 

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 14, SUBDIVISION OF LAND, ARTICLE  II,

ADMINISTRATION AND PROCEDURE, OF THE CODE OF THE COUNTY OF ALBEMARLE, VIRGINIA

 

BE IT ORDAINED By the Board of Supervisors of the County of Albemarle, Virginia, that Chapter 14, Subdivision of Land, Article II, Administration and Procedure, is hereby amended and reordained as follows:

 

By Amending:

 

Sec. 14-203       Fees

 

Chapter 14.  Subdivision of Land

 

Article II.  Administration and Procedure

 

14-203 Fees.

 

            Each subdivider shall pay a fee upon the submittal of a plat or other application, based on the schedule below; provided that neither the county nor the county school board shall be required to pay any fee if it is the applicant.  The fee shall be in the form of cash or a check payable to the “County of Albemarle.”   

 

            A.        Preliminary plat for subdivision:  

 

                        1.         If subject to review by the commission:

                                    (a)        1 to 9 lots: $720.00 $2,200.00.

                                    (b)        10 to 19 lots: $1,100.00 $2,200.00.

                                    (c)        20 or more lots: $1,330.00 $2,200.00.

 

                        2.         If subject to review by the agent:

                                    (a)        Two-lot subdivision as described in section 14-232(B)(2) or if all lots front on an existing public street: $95.00 $250.00.                          

                                    (b)        1 to 9 lots: $360.00 $1,150.00.

                                    (c)        10 to 19 lots: $550.00 $1,150.00.

                                    (d)        20 or more lots: $670.00 $1,150.00.

 

                        3.         Reinstatement of review: $65.00 $520.00.

 

            4.         Each filing of a preliminary plat, whether or not a preliminary plat for the same property has been filed previously,:  The shall be subject to the same requirements applicable preliminary plat fee.

 

            B.         Final plat for subdivision:

 

1.         If subject to review by the commission:

                                    (a)        1 to 9 lots: $720.00 $2,100.00.

                                    (b)        10 to 19 lots: $1,100.00 $2,210.00.

                                    (c)        20 or more lots: $1,330.00 $2,340.00.

 

2.         If subject to review by the agent:

                                    (a)        Two-lot subdivision as described in section 14-232(B)(2) or if all lots front on an existing public street: $95.00 $540.00.                          

                                    (b)        1 to 9 lots: $360.00 $1,000.00.

                                    (c)        10 to 19 lots: $550.00 $1,100.00.

 

                                    (d)        20 or more lots: $670.00 $1,230.00.

 

3.         Final plat without an approved preliminary plat: The applicable preliminary plat fee plus the applicable final plat fee.

 

34.        Condominium plat: $100.00.

 

                        45.        Reinstatement of review: $65.00 $520.00.

 

            5.         In addition to the foregoing, if the subdivider is required to construct a street, he shall pay to the county a fee equal to the cost of the inspection of the construction of any such street.  These fees shall be paid prior to completion of all necessary inspections and shall be deemed a part of the cost of construction of the street for purposes of section 14-435(B).

 

C.         Other subdivision plats:

 

1.         Plat for a rural subdivision, family subdivision, or resubdivision, or boundary line adjustment: $95.00 $690.00.

 

2.         Plat for a boundary line adjustment: $200.00.

 

            D.        Easement plat or plats, per easement: $95.00.

 

                        1.         Easement plat(s) without a deed: $490.00.

 

                        2.         Easement plat(s) with a deed: $760.00.

 

                        3.         Easement plat(s) required with a site plan: $200.00

 

E.         Streets:

 

            1.         Public road plans: $250.00 for each review of a submitted plan, including reviews of revisions after plan approval.

 

            2.         Private road plans: $400.00 for each review of a submitted plan, including reviews of revisions after plan approval.

 

            3.         Authorization for one or more private streets within a subdivision: $670.00.

 

            4.         Waiver of one or more street standards before approval of a preliminary plat: $540.00.

 

            5.         Waiver of curb and/or gutter requirements before approval of a preliminary plat: $540.00.

 

            6.         Waiver of street interconnection requirements before approval of a preliminary plat: $540.00.

 

            7.         If required to construct a street, the subdivider shall pay to the county a fee equal to the    cost of the inspection of the construction of any such street.  These fees shall be paid prior to completion of all necessary inspections and shall be deemed a part of the cost of construction of the street for purposes of section 14-435(B).

 

F.         Bonds:

 

            1.         Bond estimate request for subdivision improvements: $250.00.

 

            2.         Bonding inspection for a plat or bond reduction: $250.00.

 

            G.         Groundwater assessment information required by section 14-308.1:

 

                        1.         Tier 1 assessment under section 17-401: $50.00.

 

                        2.         Tier 2 assessment under section 17-402: $330.00.

 

                        3.         Tier 3 assessment under section 17-403: $510.00.

 

                        4.         Tier 4 assessment under section 17-404: $1,100.00.

 

H.        Other matters subject to review:

 

1.         Waiver of any requirement of this chapter for which a waiver is authorized after approval of a preliminary plat and before approval of a final plat: $180.00 $830.00.

 

2.         Waiver of any requirement of this chapter for which a waiver is authorized after approval of a final plat: $830.00.

 

23.        Relief from plat conditions imposed by the commission prior to the date of adoption of this chapter: $180.00 $390.00.

 

34.        Appeal of a plat decision to the board of supervisors: $240.00 $270.00.

 

45.        Extension of a plat approval: $45.00 $120.00.

 

5.         Bonding inspection for plat: $60.00.

 

                        6.         Vacation of a plat or part thereof: $170.00 $240.00.

 

7.         Review of groundwater assessment information required by section 14-308.1:

 

                                    (a)        Tier 2 assessment under section 17-402: $250.00 plus $25.00 per lot.

 

                                    (b)        Tier 3 assessment under section 17-403: $400.00 plus $25.00 per lot.

 

                                    (c)        Tier 4 assessment under section 17-404: $1,000.00.

 

            I.          Notices as required by sections 14-216 and 14-221:

 

1.         Preparing and mailing or delivering up to fifty (50) notices: $200.00 plus the actual cost of first class postage.

 

2.         Preparing and mailing or delivering, per notice more than fifty (50): $1.00 plus the actual cost of first class postage.

 

(9-5-96, 12-11-91, 6-7-89, 4-17-85, 12-1-82, 12-14-77, 3-2-77, 11-10-76, 8-28-74 (§ 3); 1988 Code, § 18-43; Ord. 98-A(1), 7-15-98; Ord. 99-14(1), 6-16-99; Ord. 02-14(2), 7-3-02; Ord. 04-14(1), adopted 12-8-04, effective 2-8-05; Ord. 05-14(1), 4-20-05, effective 6-20-05)

                State law reference--Va. Code § 15.2-2241(9).

 

This ordinance shall be effective on and after July 1, 2009.

 

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