building permit fee

9:30 am
Mon October 1, 2012

Columbia increases building permit fee

The Columbia City Council approved an increase in building permit fees.

Columbia has increased building permit fees for the first time since 1996. Last Monday, the Columbia City Council approved the fee along with several others.

Columbia has maintained the same fee for all building permits the last 16 years, but with an overworked inspection staff and need for additional revenue, the city decided to raise its permit fee.

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