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SUBDIVISION REGULATIONS FEE SCHEDULE
(Added 7/18/89, Amended 1/7/91)


The Planning Board shall require fees for submission, review and approval of Approval Not Required Plans, Preliminary Subdivision Plans, Definitive Subdivision Plans, and Inspections.  Said fees shall be as adopted by the Board and according to the Schedule of Fees posted in City Hall and available from the City Clerk's Office.  Said fees shall be tendered at the times specified in the Schedule of Fees.

The Planning Board fees are established to cover all administrative costs borne by the City, whether by City employees or by consultants.  

The fees cover application filing, public notice, and advertising for hearings, data collection, analysis, Department of Public Works review, Planning Department review, zoning and subdivision regulation compliance, legal review of covenants, establishing bonding amounts, review and filing of bonding instruments, issuing lot releases, field testing, and inspections of roadways and utilities under construction, administration of acceptance of streets, issuance of street names and numbers.


APPROVAL NOT REQUIRED PLAN

$50.00 filing fee, plus $50.00 for each lot described on the plan. (Amended 1/7/91)

To be paid at the time of plan submission.


PRELIMINARY SUBDIVISION PLAN

$200.00 filing fee plus $1.00 per linear foot of proposed roadway.

Plus $100.00 for advertising for public hearing, if held.

Plus mailing costs. (Added 1/7/91)

To be paid at the time of plan submission.


DEFINITIVE SUBDIVISION PLAN

$500.00 filing fee plus $2.00 per linear foot of proposed roadway less 80 percent (80%) of all fees paid for preliminary subdivision plan if filed within seven (7) months (Amended 1/7/91) of filing of preliminary plan.

Plus $100.00 for advertising for required public hearing.

Plus mailing costs. (Added 1/7/91)

To be paid at the time of plan submission.


CHANGES TO SUBDIVISION PLAN SUBSEQUENT TO APPROVAL (Added 1/7/91)

$200.00 filing fee.

$100.00 advertising for public hearing, if any.

Plus mailing costs.

To be paid at the time of plan submission.


INSPECTION OF SUBDIVISION CONSTRUCTION

$50.00 plus $1.00 per linear foot of proposed roadway.

To be paid after approval of subdivision plan and expiration of appeal period, but prior to signing of Definitive Plans by Planning Board.


SPECIAL STUDIES BY CONSULTANTS

All expenses in connection with any special consultant's study, (such as a traffic, impact, ground water, or sub-surface study) considered necessary by the Planning Board shall be borne by the applicant in full and shall be in addition to the filing fee or paid directly to the consultant.



All fees to be in the form of a check made payable to the City of Marlborough.




Signed ____________________________________
Barbara L. Fenby, Chairperson
MARLBOROUGH PLANNING BOARD


 

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