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Accounting

Accounting
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6228

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Accounting Credit Card fee per transaction $2.00
Duplicate release of lien $15.00
Hotel/motel penalty (State Regulation) Penalty 15%
Interest on unpaid invoices 1.5% per month on outstanding balance
Lien filing fee (Taylor County) For more than 2 pages contact Accounting. $30.00
Returned check fee per check $30.00

 

Aviation

Airport 
Hwy. 36 at Loop 322
(325) 676-6367

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Parking 0 - 1/2 hour No charge
1/2 - 1 hour $3.00
1 - 2 hours $4.00
2 - 4 hours $6.00
4 - 6 hours $7.00
6 - 24 hours $9.00
The hourly rate is in effect for the first 24 hour period, all subsequent days are charged $9.00
Curbside loading and unloading of vehicles is permitted provided a driver remains with his or her vehicle. Any automobile left unattended will be towed.
Airport tenant employee parking per month $12.00
Landing Fee Signatory $.45/1,000 lbs
Non-Signatory $.50/1,000 lbs
Fuel Flowage Fee $.0675/gallon
Terminal Use Fee (Charter flights) $50.00/ turn
Security Badge Fee New badge fee $15.00
Badge renewal fee $12.00
Fingerprint background check $55.00
Conference Room Use per day $50.00

 

Alarm System

City Secretary
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6208

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Alarm Fees Commercial/business only (annual fee) $50.00
Residential (annual fee) $20.00
False Alarm Service Fees 4-5 false alarm calls (per call) $50.00
6-7 false alarm calls (per call) $75.00
8 or more false alarm calls (per call) $100.00

 

Alcohol Beverage Permit

City Secretary
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6208

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Alcohol Beverage Permit Beer
(State Regulated) Branch distributor's license $150.00
General distributor's license $600.00
Importer's license $40.00
Local distributor's license $150.00
Manufacturer's license $1,500.00
Beer retailer's off premise $120.00
Beer retailer's on premise $300.00
Wine & beer retailer's license $350.00
Wine & beer retailer's off premise $120.00
Liquor
Brewer's permit $750.00
Caterer's permit $1,000.00
Distiller's and rectifier's permit $3,000.00
Mixed beverage permit (after 3 years) $1,500.00
Package store permit $1,000.00
Wine only package store permit $150.00
Wholesaler's permit $3,750.00
Winery permit $150.00

 

Animal Services

Animal Services 
925 S. 25th Street
(325) 698-0085

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Animal Services *Note: City registration fees are required for all reclaimed dogs or cats that do not have current registration.
Dog and Cat Registration, Annual ($2 goes directly to Clinic providing service) $8.00
Dangerous Dog permit, Annual $50.00
Duplicate registration tag $5.00
Reclaiming Animals DOGS & CATS
*Note: Current City registration fees are required for all reclaimed animals.
Redemption fee (per animal, 1st offense - 12 months) $20.00
Redemption fee (per animal, 2nd offense) $30.00
Redemption fee (per animal, 3rd offense, no spay/neuter) $50.00
Boarding fee, per day $5.00
Microchipping fee $15.00
Rabies vaccination fee $15.00
Rabies quarantine fee(includes boarding fee, veterinarian health check, rabies vaccination, testing fees, tag, & microchip) $100.00
OTHER ANIMALS
Livestock capture & impoundment, per head $20.00
Livestock boarding, per head, per day $5.00
Adopting an Animal Dogs - Unsterilized $80.00
Cats - Unsterilized $70.00
Petsmart Cats $100.00
Dogs - Sterilized $35.00
Cats - Sterilized $35.00
Rabbits, Guinea pigs, Ferrets, or Hamsters $5.00
Chickens or Roosters $5.00
Exotic Birds $25.00
Large Livestock $100.00
Small Livestock $20.00
Non-venomous snakes $15.00
Other services Non-resident release fee, per animal $10.00
Non-resident release fee, per litter $20.00
Vaccination Clinic Fees $40.00
Bordetella $10.00
Species Specific Annual Booster (canine or feline) $10.00
Private cremation under 50 lbs $75.00
Private cremation over 50 lbs $115.00
Communal cremation under 50 lbs $50.00
Communal cremation over 50 lbs $90.00
Urn or Wooden Box for cremation remains $40.00
Euthanasia Services $20.00
Animal pick up fee for owner released euthanasia or cremation $15.00
Animal remains delivery $15.00
Disposal of small animals for Clinics picked up by Animal Services on assigned day $2.00
Disposal of small animals for Clinics picked up by Animal Services on immediate request $10.00
Disposal of small animals for Clinics dropped of at Animal Services No charge
Disposal of livestock animals $100.00

 

Building Inspection

Building Inspection
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6273

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Other Inspections and Fees Inspection outside of normal business hours (minimum charge 2 hours) $200.00
Special request inspection (minimum charge 1 hour) $100.00
Board of Building Standards and Mechanical, Electrical, and Swimming Pool Board of Appeals request for alternate methods and materials $100.00
Contractor's registration (annually, due by December 31 of each year) $65.00
Contractor's registration initial set up fee $50.00
Stop work order release fee $125.00
Staged occupancy fee $150.00
Temporary Certificate of Occupancy $300.00
Extension request for Temporary Certificate of Occupancy $1,000.00
Building Permit Fees by Valuation Used to assess fees for new commercial, commercial add-ons and alterations, residential alterations, apartments and buildings with four or more units per building, and satellite dishes and towers.
Total valuation less than $2,000.00 $50.00
Total valuation $2,001.00 - $50,000.00 $50.00 for the first $2,000.00 plus $5.00 for each additional $1,000.00, or fraction thereof, to and including $50,000.00
Total valuation $50,001.00 - $500,000.00 $290.00 for the first $50,000.00 plus $4.00 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $500,000.00
Total valuation $500,001.00 and up $2,090.00 for the first $500,000.00 plus $2.25 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof
Building Permit Fee Minimum permit fee $50.00
Reinspection fee $75.00
Temporary buildings $75.00
Demolition (residential) $50.00
Demolition (1 story commercial structure) $150.00
Demolition (Multi-story commercial structure) $500.00
Residential new construction & additions (enclosed area) $.12 sq. ft.
Residential carports & storage buildings $.10 sq. ft.
Residential garage enclosures $100.00
Foundation only $100.00
Mobile home permit $100.00
Swimming pool or spa (per $1,000.00 worth of valuation) $4.00
Certificate of Occupancy (not associated with other building permit) $100.00
Address fee change Plan review fee - 25% of the assessed permit fee payable upon submittal. 25% to be credited upon issuance of building permit. $100.00
Electrical Other Inspections and Fees Inspection outside of normal business hours (minimum charge two hours) $200.00
Special request inspection (minimum charge one hour) $100.00
Board of Building Standards and Mechanical, Electrical, and Swimming Pool Board of Appeals request for hearing for alternate methods and materials $100.00
Contractor's registration (annually, due by December 31 of each year) $65.00
Contractor's registration initial set up fee $50.00
Stop work order release fee $125.00
Electrical Permit Fees Minimum permit fee $50.00
Reinspection fee $75.00
Electrical device $0.30
Lighting fixture (includes opening) $0.55
Fixed or stationary appliances $5.00
Exhaust or ventilation fan (fractional motor) $2.00
Gas pump/dispenser $5.00
Electric welder $2.00
Motors fractional up to 3 HP $1.50
Motors fractional 3 to 5 HP $3.00
Motors above 5 HP $5.00
Condenser unit/chiller less than 3 ton $5.00
Condenser unit/chiller 3 up to and including 5 ton $6.00
Condenser unit/chiller greater than 5 ton $7.00
Lighted sign - pole mounted $20.00
Lighted sign - exterior building mounted $5.00
Lighted sign - interior $2.50
Electric heat per kw $0.50
Buss duct per foot $0.50
Multi outlet assembly - first circuit $1.00
Multi outlet assembly - additional circuit $0.50
Temporary power pole $30.00
Temporary service $30.00
New service (per meter) $25.00
Service (move, change, alter) $25.00
Generator $15.00
Elevator, dumbwaiter $10.00
Area lighting pole up to 10' (less fixtures) $2.00
Area lighting pole 10' and above (less fixtures) $4.00
Residential permit - new or additions sq. ft. $0.04
Residential permit - unfinished living space per sq. ft. $0.03
Fences Inspection Fee Minimum fee $50.00
Over 7' high $3.00 per $1,000.00 of valuation
Fireplace Inspection Fee Minimum fee $50.00
$3.00 per $1,000.00 of valuation
Grading Permit Fees 50 cubic yards or less $20.00
51 to 100 cubic yards $22.50
101 to 1,000 cubic yards $22.50 for the first 100 yards plus $10.50 for each additional 100 cubic yards or fraction thereof
1,001 to 10,000 cubic yards $117.00 for the first 1,000 cubic yards plus $9.00 for each additional 1,000 cubic yards, or fraction thereof
10,001 to 1,000,000 cubic yards $198.00 for the first 10,000 cubic yards, plus $40.50 for each additional 10,000 cubic yards or fraction thereof
Housing Moving Permit House moving permit $100.00
If passing under a traffic control device per permit $50.00
If a traffic control device must be moved $150.00
Mechanical Other Inspections and Fees Inspection outside of normal business hours (minimum charge two hours) $200.00
Special request inspection (minimum charge one hour) $100.00
Board of Building Standards and Mechanical, Electrical and Swimming Pool Board of Appeals request for hearing and alternate methods and materials $100.00
Contractor's registration (annually, due by December 31 of each year) $65.00
Contractor's registration initial set up fee $50.00
Stop work order release fee $125.00
Mechanical Permit Fees Minimum permit fee $50.00
Reinspection fee $75.00
Forced air or gravity type furnace: up to and including 150,000 BTUs $10.00
Forced air or gravity type furnace: over 150,000 BTUs $15.00
Floor furnaces, including vent $8.00
Suspended unit heater or wall heater $6.00
Boilers or refrigeration compressor 3 HP and below $6.00
Boilers or refrigeration compressor over 3 HP, to/and including 15 HP $10.00
Boilers or refrigeration compressor over 15 HP, to/and including 30 HP $15.00
Boilers or refrigeration compressor over 30 HP, to/and including 50 HP $25.00
Boilers or refrigeration compressor over 50 HP $50.00
Air handler units 10,000 CFM and below $5.00
Air handler units over 10,000 CFM $8.00
Dryer, bathroom and kitchen ventilation fans, that are a portion of any heating or cooling system connected to a duct $3.00
Installation of a refrigerant air conditioner system up to 7-1/2 tons $10.00
Installation of a refrigerant air conditioner over 7-1/2 tons $15.00
Installation of an incinerator $4.00
Other appliances, etc. $4.00
Type I grease hood $25.00
Type II ventahood $10.00
Duct (not part of permitted equipment) per inspection $5.00
Fireplace (prefab) $5.00
Hydronic piping test $15.00
Plumbing Other Inspections and Fees Inspection outside of normal business hours (minimum charge two hours) $200.00
Special request inspection (minimum charge one hour) $100.00
Board of Building Standards and Mechanical, Electrical and Swimming Pool Board of Appeals request for hearing and alternate methods and materials $100.00
Contractor's registration (annually, due by December 31 of each year) $65.00
Contractor's registration initial set up fee $50.00
Stop work order release fee $125.00
Plumbing Permits Minimum permit fee $50.00
Reinspection fee $75.00
Water heater $5.00
Each plumbing fixture $2.00
Sand trap, grease trap, interceptors $5.00
Sewer $5.00
Trenchless sewer system $40.00
Alley cuts, paved $5.00
Alley cuts, gravel $5.00
Water service line $5.00
Gas service line $5.00
Gas test $7.50
Each gas opening $1.50
Gas dryer $3.00
Outside appliance $3.00
Boiler to 3 HP $6.00
Boiler 3 HP, to/and including 15 HP $10.00
Boiler over 15 HP, to/and including 30 HP $15.00
Boiler over 30 HP, to/and including 50 HP $25.00
Boiler over 50 HP $50.00
Residential irrigation system $75.00
Commercial irrigation system fewer than or equal to 20 heads or fewer than or equal to 4 rotors $75.00
Commercial irrigation system more than 20 heads or more than 4 rotors $150.00
Mobile home sewer Ptrap $5.00
Septic tank $10.00
Water softener $10.00
Rainwater roof drain $3.00
Infrared radiant heaters $5.00
Wall heaters $5.00
Floor furnaces $8.00
Unit heaters $5.00
Backflow prevention device $15.00
Temporary gas service $15.00
Roofing Permit Fees Over five (5) squares $.35 per square plus $10.00; minimum of $50.00
Five (5) squares or under No charge
Swimming Pool Contractor Fees License fee for swimming pool contractor $100.00
Annual renewal fee for swimming pool contractor $75.00
License fee for above ground pools & spa contractors $50.00
Annual renewal fee for above ground pools & spa contractors $25.00
Annual renewal fee for inactive swimming pool contractor $25.00
Swimming pool construction permit fee (per $1,000.00 worth of valuation) $4.00
Minimum swimming pool construction permit $100.00
Tower and Satellite Dish Inspection Dishes over 4’ in diameter and towers/antennas over 20’
Minimum fee $250.00
Total valuation less than $2,000.00 $250.00
Total valuation $2,001.00 $50,000.00 $50.00 for the first $2,000.00 plus $5.00 for each additional $1,000.00, or fraction thereof, to and including $50,000.00
Total valuation $50,001.00 $500,000.00 $290.00 for the first $50,000.00 plus $4.00 for each additional $1,000.00, or fraction thereof to and including $500,000.00
Total valuation $500,001.00 and up $2,090.00 for the first $500,000.00 plus $2.25 for each additional $1,000.00, or fraction thereof

 

Bus Service (CityLink)

CityLink
1189 S. 2nd Street
(325) 676-6287

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Bus Service (CityLink) Correct change required, drivers do not carry change.
Passes
Passes offer unlimited rides for a 7-day or 31-day and are activated the first time they are inserted into the farebox.
Fixed Route Service
Adult fare
     One way adult fare $1.50
     Day pass $3.00
     7-day adult pass $15.00
     31-day adult pass $45.00
Youth fare (requires valid school ID)
     One way youth fare $1.00
     7-day youth pass $10.00
     31-day youth pass $25.00
Elderly/disabled fare (requires valid Medicare or Identification card)
     One way elderly/disabled fare $0.65
     7-day elderly/disabled pass $8.00
     31-day elderly/disabled pass $20.00
Pre-schoolers (0-4) No charge
Transfer (with paid fare) No charge
ADA Paratransit Service
     Regular service area fare $2.00
     Extended service area fare $3.00
     10-ride ticket book (regular service area) $20.00
     10-ride ticket book (extended service area) $30.00
     20-ride ticket book ADA $60.00
Evening Service
     Work and school related trips $2.50
     General trips $6.00
     10-ride ticket book (CDBG/work related trips) $25.00
     10-ride ticket book (general trips) $60.00
Identification Cards
Reduced bus fares are available for the elderly and persons with disabilities with a CityLink identification card.Identification cards may be obtained at the CityLink Station at 1189 S. 2nd Street.Elderly persons must present proof of age.Persons with disabilities must provide evidence of their disability from a licensed physician or a local social service agency representative.There is a $2.00 charge for the ID card.

 

Cemetery

Parks (Cemetery)
633 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6094

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Disinterments Adult $800.00
Infant $500.00
Cremains $500.00
Headstone Permit Monument permit fee $50.00
VA Marker No charge
Interment Fee Includes one tent set up. Second tent set-up fee is $50.00. Interments not available on holidays.
Monday - Friday
Before 3:00 pm
Adult $750.00
Infant $350.00
Cremains $350.00
County $375.00
Monday - Friday
After 3:00 pm
Adult $1,000.00
Infant $475.00
Cremains $475.00
County Not available
Saturday
Before 1:00 pm
Adult $1,200.00
Infant $600.00
Cremains $600.00
County Not available
Monday through Friday services require a 24 hours’ notice. If Saturday service is required, arrangements must be called into Cemetery Office no later than noon on Friday.
Spaces Adult $750.00
Infant $300.00
Cremains $300.00
New space 2nd right $1,200.00
Preowned 2nd right $500.00

 

Convention Center

Convention Center (formerly Civic Center)
1100 N. 6th Street
(325) 676-6211

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Convention Center Seating capacity: 2,091 (includes 12 wheelchair spaces)
All Fees An additional 90 seats may be added in the orchestra pit
Convention Center Auditorium Prices do not include stage fees
Events continuing past midnight must be approved in advance by the Convention Center Manager. An hourly pro-rated charge equal to 1/4 of the regular rental will be required.
No charge for Foyer, Red Carpet Lobby, Mezzanine, when used only as a means of entering or leaving the Auditorium.
Rates are subject to change and the charges for use of the facility will be based on the prevailing rate at the date of occupancy or use.
Commercial - private promotion, stage variety (excluding rock groups)
Noncommercial, fundraising - nonprofit sponsor, stage or variety, % of or all receipts to spons. Includes: symphony, civic, colleges Admission charge or collection taken.
Noncommercial, non-fundraising - sponsored as a public service, stage, variety, or meeting. Free admission.
Auditorium

Commercial  Per show  

     8:00 AM - 12 noon $450.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $600.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $800.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $950.00
Second show add 1/2
Rock groups
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $900.00
     6:00 PM - midnight $1,200.00
Move-in, set-up, move-out, rehearsals
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $225.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $300.00
     6:00 PM - midnight $350.00
     8:00 AM - midnight $425.00
Noncommercial Fundraising Per show
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $325.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $475.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $565.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $650.00
Second show add 1/2
Move-in, set-up, move-out, rehearsals
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $175.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $225.00
     6:00 PM - midnight $300.00
     8:00 AM - midnight $375.00
Noncommercial non-fundraising Per show
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $275.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $400.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $475.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $575.00
Second show add 1/2
Move-in, set-up, move-out, rehearsals
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $125.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $200.00
     6:00 PM - midnight $225.00
     8:00 AM - midnight $300.00
Stage fees Stage fees Amount as incurred by the City of Abilene
Conference Center 13,400 square feet
Prices do not include set fees
Commercial
Noncommercial, fundraising - tickets sold, booths rented
Noncommercial, non-fundraising - free admission, booths not rented
Commercial All activities
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $330.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $425.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $500.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $600.00
Move-in
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $125.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $150.00
     6:00 PM - midnight $175.00
     8:00 AM - midnight $225.00
Per show
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $300.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $350.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $425.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $500.00
Second show add 1/2
Move-in
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $125.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $150.00
     6:00 PM - midnight $175.00
     8:00 AM - midnight $225.00
Non Commercial
Non Fundraising Per show
8:00 AM - 12 noon $275.00
12 noon - 6:00 PM $325.00
6:00 PM - 12 midnight $400.00
8:00 AM - 12 midnight $450.00
Second show add 1/2
Move-in
8:00 AM - 12 noon $100.00
12 noon - 6:00 PM $125.00
6:00 PM - midnight $150.00
8:00 AM - midnight $175.00
Conference Rooms
Conference Room 1 All activities (2,762 square feet)
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $100.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $125.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $150.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $175.00
Move-in
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $50.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $75.00
     6:00 PM - midnight $100.00
     8:00 AM - midnight $125.00
Conference Room 2
Per Activity (4,631 square feet)
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $175.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $200.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $225.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $250.00
Move-in
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $75.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $100.00
     6:00 PM - midnight $125.00
     8:00 AM - midnight $150.00
Conference Room 3
Per Activity (3,087 square feet)
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $100.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $125.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $150.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $175.00
Move-in
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $50.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $75.00
     6:00 PM - midnight $100.00
     8:00 AM - midnight $120.00
Conference Room 4
Per Activity (2,914 square feet)
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $100.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $125.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $150.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $175.00
Move-in
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $50.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $75.00
     6:00 PM - midnight $100.00
     8:00 AM - midnight $125.00
Upstairs Conference Room
Per Activity (3,500 square feet)
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $110.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $140.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $175.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $220.00
Move-in
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $55.00
           12 noon - 6:00 PM $75.00
     6:00 PM - midnight $100.00
     8:00 AM - midnight $135.00
Exhibit hall 20,000 square feet
Prices do not include set fees
Commercial
Noncommercial, fundraising - tickets sold, booths rented
Noncommercial, non-fundraising - free admission, booths not rented
Commercial All activities
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $330.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $440.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $550.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $660.00
Move-in
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $165.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $220.00
     6:00 PM - midnight $275.00
     8:00 AM - midnight $300.00
Noncommercial Fundraising Per Activity
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $300.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $385.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $425.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $550.00
Move-in
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $150.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $200.00
     6:00 PM - midnight $225.00
     8:00 AM - midnight $250.00
Non Commercial
Non Fundraising Per Activity
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $275.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $325.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $400.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $450.00
Move-in
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $125.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $150.00
     6:00 PM - midnight $175.00
     8:00 AM - midnight $200.00
Foyer - no charge when used as an entry to the Exhibit Hall
Events continuing past midnight must be approved in advance by the Convention Center Manager. An hourly prorated charge equal to 1/4 of the regular rental will be required.
Entertainers will be allowed 1 hour free move-out. Time beyond the initial one hour move out will be assessed at the "past midnight rate."
Exhibits and trade shows of two or more consecutive days will be allowed one (1) day free, up to 5:00 PM following program to move out.
Rates are subject to change and the charges for use of the facility will be based on the prevailing rate at the date of occupancy or use.
Other rooms and areas
 Foyer    
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $300.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $350.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $375.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $450.00
Move-in, set-up other than day of event
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $125.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $150.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $175.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $200.00
Red Carpet Lobby
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $125.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $150.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $200.00
           8:00 AM - 12 midnight $250.00
Move-in, set-up other than day of event
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $75.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $100.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $125.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $175.00
Stage
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $125.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $150.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $250.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $300.00
Conference Room 102
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $100.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $100.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $100.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $100.00
Green Room
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $75.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $100.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $125.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $150.00
VIP Suite
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $100.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $125.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $175.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $200.00
Meeting Rooms (Per Room)
201/2, 203/4, 205/6, 207/8, 209/10
     8:00 AM - 12 noon $100.00
     12 noon - 6:00 PM $100.00
     6:00 PM - 12 midnight $100.00
     8:00 AM - 12 midnight $100.00
Patio or Plaza $25.00/hour
Entire Building Conventions and others approved by manager, not includingset-up for banquets and parties
8:00 AM - 12 midnight $2,100.00
Move-in, set-up other than day of event
8:00 AM - 12 midnight $1,400.00
Events continuing past midnight must be approved in advance by the Convention Center Manager. An hourly pro-rated charge equal to 1/4 of the regular rental will be required.
Meeting Room rental includes set-up (tables and chairs) to capacity at no additional charge. Other equipment subject to fees listed on Equipment Rental list.
Meetings which exceed the capacity of available meeting rooms may be referred to the Exhibit Hall with a rate established by the Manager; however, the minimum shall be $125.00 plus set-up fees.
Lessee utilizing a major portion of the Building may be allowed to utilize meeting rooms at no charge, subject to availability and advance approval by the Manager.
Entertainment groups will be allowed one hour free move-out. Time beyond the initial one hour move-out will be assessed at the "past midnight rate."
Insurance provided at lessee's request
Insurance Carrier: Scottsdale (Best rating of A+/XV)
Coverage
$1,000,000.00 per occurrence
$1,000,000.00 aggregate
Deductible: $250.00 per loss
Rates
Attendance
1 - 150 $50.00
151 - 500 $100.00
501 - 1,500 $150.00
1,501 - 5,000 $250.00
The following classes of events may be submitted for consideration and acceptance prior to the event: Circuses, Carnivals, Boxing, Wrestling, Hockey, ContactKarate, Aircraft or Balloons
Equipment rental Equipment fees are per item
LIGHTING
Available in Auditorium Only
Strobe Lights
On site $25.00/day, $100.00/week
Off site $40.00/day, $200.00/week
Fogger
On site $35.00/day, $120.00/week
Off site $45.00/day, $240.00/week
Dimmer Pack
On site $100.00/day, $200.00/week
Off site $200.00/day, $400.00/week
Light Trees
On site $25.00/day, $100.00/week
Off site $50.00/day, $200.00/week
AUDIOVISUAL
2-19" tv/vcr $25.00
1-46" tv/vcr $50.00
1-52" tv/vcr $50.00
4-dvd player $25.00
2-vcr (only) $25.00
A/V cart $10.00
Screen, 6' x 8' $15.00
Screen, 10' x 10' $15.00
Screen, front/rear proj. 14' x 16' $120.00
Spotlight (plus tech) $30.00
BOOTHS
Booth assembly (pipe and drape), 10' x 10', each $20.00
CHAIRS
Padded $2.00
Plastic $2.00
LABOR
Set up resets per reset $50.00 - $500.00
Hanging Banner (limited) No charge
Excessive clean-up/damage deposit $50.00 - $500.00
MICROPHONES
Wireless (lapel or hand-held) $50.00
SM 57 or SM 58 $15.00
827 $15.00
MISCELLANEOUS EQUIPMENT
Unapproved storage fee $50.00 - $500.00
Marker board No charge
Flip chart $10.00
Extension cords (electrical) $5.00/event
Telephone (local calls only) No charge
Phone Line (available areas limited) $50.00
2-way radios No charge
Grand Piano
Non-commercial $50.00
Commercial $100.00
Parking No charge
RV Parking $10.00/day
MIXERS
8-channel No charge
12-channel No charge
PODIUMS
Free-standing $15.00
Self-contained $15.00
RISERS
8" $20.00
16" $20.00
24" $20.00
Choral $20.00
STAGING
(24" or 32" height)
Per 6' x 8' section $20.00
SOUND SYSTEMS $10.00
TABLES
8' x 3' long $5.00
60" round $5.00
72" round $5.00
8' x 24" seminar (2nd floor rooms only) $5.00
Cafe Table $5.00
Steward (per hour) $20.00
Stage Fees Rigger (per hour) $30.00
Technical (per hour) $25.00
Non-Technical (per hour) $18.50
Performance (minimum) $72.00
CIVIC ABILENE FEES BOX OFF FEES
If tickets sold by Civic Abilene, Inc, there is a per ticket surcharge $2.00
CATERING % of Gross
Onsite Catering Fee 14%
Drop-Off / Food Truck 5%
Liquor Catering 6%
CONCESSION % of Gross
Food and drink 10%
Tapes, T-shirts, etc. 10%
KITCHEN
Rental $75.00
Cleanup - as needed $100.00
MISCELLANEOUS CHARGES
Fax (outgoing) per page $2.00
Fax (incoming) per page $1.00
Copies per page
Black & White (w/paper) per page $0.15
Black & White (w/o paper) per page $0.20
Colored per page $0.75
Soft drinks, bottled water $1.00
Coffee
10 cups $3.00
55 cups $14.00
100 cups $25.00
Tea
10 cups $3.00
55 cups $14.00
100 cups $25.00
Ice w/cart (100 lbs) $10.00
Table Cloths*
Rental $8.00
Replacement $15.00
Table Skirting*
With Table Cloth $22.00
Without table cloth $15.00
*via sub-contractor rates.
Subject to change without notice.
Easels $3.00
CD Player $10.00
Dance Floor (per 4'x4' square) $1.00
Mirror Ball $25.00
Upright Piano $30.00

 

Code Compliance

Code Enforcement
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6241

 Fee / Permit
Item  Cost
Food Inspection & Permit Temporary food permit and/or inspection $50.00
Food permits 4 times a year $235.00
Food permits 3 times a year $185.00
Food permits 2 times a year (and multi-seasonal) $110.00
Food permit 1 time a year $60.00
Food permit 1 time a year (seasonal, temporary, and non-profit) - snow cone, ball parks $60.00
Mowing Contractor price
0 up to 15,000 sq. ft. lot $45.00
0 up to 15,000 sq. ft. lot with house $50.00
15,001 sq. ft to one acre lot $60.00
15,001 sq. ft to one acre lot with house $65.00
Over 1 acre for the first 2 acres each $65.00
After 2nd acre each $40.00
Adminstative fee $100.00
Septic Systems Septic system permit and/or inspection $200.00
Swimming Pool/Spa Swimming pool/spa permit $100.00

 

DVD Copy Request

Communication & Media Relations
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6677

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
DVD Copy Request DVD (each) $3.00
Channel 2 Programming State Law  

 

Engineering

Engineering
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6281

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost 
Engineering Drilling permit: Per permit $440.00
Driveway approach (each) $35.00
Re-inspection (per inspector) $35.00
Sidewalk, curb & gutter: 1st 100 L. F., then $.06 for each L. F. thereafter $35.00
Floodplain development permit $150.00
Drainage plan review: Per review $25.00
Floodplain insurance determination $12.00
Maps: Copies of these will be provided for 8 1/2" x 11". In addition, any other actual materials costs will be assessed. Requests for the creation of maps or other documents not already existing will only be available based on availability of staff and will be billed at a rate of $15.00 per hour, plus the cost of reproduction and/or materials. $.10 per page

 

Festival Gardens

Parks
633 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6217

 Fee / Permit
Item  Cost
Festival Gardens Maximum seating is 160. A $50.00 damage deposit is payable when the key is picked up.
Private, non-fundraising
Half Day (8:00AM - 3:00 PM or 4:00PM - 11:00PM) $120.00
Full Day (8:00AM - 11:00PM) $230.00
Nonprofit, fundraising
Half Day (8:00AM - 3:00 PM or 4:00PM - 11:00PM) $140.00
Full Day (8:00AM - 11:00PM) $275.00
Commercial, fundraising
Half Day (8:00AM - 3:00 PM or 4:00PM - 11:00PM) $200.00
Full Day (8:00AM - 11:00PM) $350.00

 

Fire Inspection Fees

Fire Prevention
250 Grape Street
(325) 676-6434

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Fire Inspection Nursing homes, foster homes, ICF/MR homes, hospitals, daycares, etc.
     
State Licensing Inspections 0 - 6,000 sq. ft. $20.00
6,001 - 12, 000 sq. ft. $35.00
12,001 - 24,000 sq. ft. $75.00
Over 24, 000 sq. ft. $135.00
     
Operational Permits Operational Permits $35.00
Amusement building
Aviation facilities
Battery systems
Carnival/fair
Combustible dust-producing operations
Combustible fibers
Compressed gasses
Cryogenic fluids
Cutting & welding
Dry cleaning plants
Exhibits/trade shows
Explosives (fireworks)
Flammable & combustible liquids
Hazardous materials
High-piled storage
Industrial ovens
Liquid or gas fueled vehicles or equipment in assembled buildings
LP-gas
Lumber yards/woodworking plants
Open burning
Place of assembly where alcohol is consumed
Pyrotechnic special effects material
Repair garages and service stations
Spraying & dipping operations
Temporary membrane structures, tents & canopies (operate)
Waste handling (wrecking yards)
     
Construction Permits Permit $50.00
Flammable & Combustible liquids (install, modify, removal of tanks, piping)
LP-gas (tank installation & modification)
Private fire hydrants (install, modify)
Spray room, dip tank or spray booth (install, modify)
Temporary membrane, tents, and canopies (erect)
     
Tents $50.00
Tents - public access minimum 200 sq. ft.

     
Fire Protection Systems (based on square footage)
Automatic fire-extinguishing systems (install, move, modify)
Compressed gas systems (install, move, modify)
Fire alarm & detection systems (install, modify)

  Fire pumps & related equipment (install, modify)  
  Standpipe systems (install, move, modify)
 
5,000 sq. ft. or less $60.00
5,001 - 12,000 sq. ft. $65.00
12,001 - 24,000 sq. ft. $85.00
Over 24, 000 sq. ft. $100.00

 

Health Services

Health
850 N. 6th Street
(325) 692-5600

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
VACCINATIONS DESCRIPTION PRIVATE ADULT FEE PRIVATE CHILD FEE VFC ADULT FEE VFC CHILD FEE
DT      $55.00    ***
DTAP      $40.00    ***
KINRIX      $155.00    ***
FLU - Fluzone or FluMist  Private Flu  $25.00  $25.00    ***
FLU/PNEUMONIA  Given at same time  $105.00      
PNEUMONIA    $90.00  $90.00  $20.00  *
HEPATITIS A  Per Shot (2 series)  $65.00  $25.00  $20.00  ***
HEPATITIS B  Per Shot (3 series)  $70.00  $25.00  $20.00  ***
TWINRIX  Per Shot (3 series)  $75.00    $20.00  
HPV (GARDASIL)  Per Shot (3 series) $185.00  $185.00   $20.00  ***
MENINGOCOCCAL    $120.00  $120.00    ***
MENOMUNE
   $130.00      
MMR Measles, Mumps, Rubella  $70.00  $70.00  $20.00  ***
MMRV    $180.00  $180.00    ***
PENTACEL  DTAP/HIB/IPV    $110.00    ***
POLIO VACCINATION    $40.00  $40.00    ***
PRE-EXPOSURE RABIES Per Shot (3 series)  $320.00      
PREVENAR    $195.00  $195.00  $20.00  ***
ROTATEQ      $85.00    ***
TD Tetanus/Diphtheria  $40.00  $40.00  $20.00  ***
TDAP Tetanus/Diphtheria, Pertussis  $50.00  $50.00  $40.00  ***
 TYPHIM VAC    $95.00      
 TYPHOID ORAL    $80.00      
VARICELLA   Chickenpox  $120.00  $120.00  $20.00  ***
YELLOW FEVER    $150.00      
ZOSTAVAX  Shingles  $200.00      
HIB    $35.00  $35.00    ***
MISC INJ ADMIN FEE Allergy, hormone, vitamins, & rabies post exposure  $5.00  $5.00    
           
PROCEDURE DESCRIPTION COST      
CHEST X-RAY REFERRAL   $50.00      
COPIES OF SHOT RECORDS    $0.25      
IMMUNIZATION EVALUATIONS (Vac. for Children - VFC) Per Visit  $14.00*      
TB SKIN TEST    $25.00      
CHOLESTEROL TESTING Appt. Only   $15.00      
GLUCOSE TESTING - BLOOD SUGAR Appt. Only  $15.00      
         
LAB COLLECTS FOR THE FOLLOWING        
PREGNANCY TEST    $5.00      
RABIES TESTING (Animal head shipment to Austin)  $25.00      
WATER TESTING (Bacteriological)  $25.00      
         
MAAC OFFICE COLLECTIONS        
DENTAL PRIVATE PAY Self-Pay  $150.00      
         
ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES        
BIRTH CERTIFICATES  Each copy  $23.00      
DEATH CERTIFICATES  First copy  $21.00      
   Each additional copy (if ordered with initial copy)  $4.00      
         
Please call for individual lab pricing        

 

Junked Vehicle Penalties

Code Enforcement
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6241

 Fee / Permit
Cost  City Division / Contact 
Junked Vehicle Penalties Any person, firm, or corporation who violates any provision of this Code related to junk vehicles shall be assessed a civil penalty in an amount not exceeding five hundred dollars ($500.00) for each offense, the amount to be determined by the hearing officer in his reasonable discretion, subject to review on appeal.
Unless higher amounts are required by state law or a lesser amount is determined by the hearing officer or judge of the municipal court, the minimum penalties for junked vehicle violations shall be as follows:
1st offense of failure to abate each junked vehicle in authorized time limit $50.00
2nd offense of failure to abate each junked vehiclewithin a six (6) month period $75.00
3rd and all subsequent offenses of failure to abate each junked vehicle within a six (6) month period $100.00
In addition to the minimum penalty, charges for towing of the vehicle shall be added.

 

Library

Library
202 Cedar Street
(325) 676-6025

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
LIBRARY Replacement fee for lost or damaged card $1.00
Library card - Non-Taylor County resident cards are available to Texans presently residing outside the City of Abilene and Taylor County per year. $10.00
Library cards are free to all City Abilene residents and to those who own property in the City of Abilene or Taylor County as well as Dyess active duty & families and City of Abilene employees.
Late fees books, audio books, DVDs, and videos $.25 a day, maximum $5.00
Lost and damaged materials. The processing fee is not refundable. Price of the item plus a $5.00 processing fee
For-profit groups or groups from outside the City of Abilene will be charged fees. Fees are payable at the time a reservation is made and are refundable if cancelled at least one week before the scheduled event.
Rental fees for the rooms are per hour or any part of an hour. $10.00
Black and white copies per page $0.15
Color copies per page $0.45
Flash drives $5.00
South branch meeting room first two hours - private group per event $50.00
South branch meeting room each additional hour - private group per event $15.00
South branch meeting room - nonprofit group per event No Charge
South branch technology fee for usage of the advance technology per event $25.00

 

Maxwell Municipal Golf Course

Parks
633 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6217

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Maxwell Municipal Golf Course Green fees: weekday
     Walking $16.50
     Riding $28.50
     Junior/senior walking $12.00
     Junior/senior riding $24.00
Green fees: weekend
     Walking $23.00
     Riding $35.00
     Junior/senior walking $16.50
     Junior/senior riding $28.50
Twilight: weekday
     3:30 no cart $14.00
     3:30 with cart $22.00
     5:30 with cart $13.00
     5:30 walking $7.00
Twilight: weekend
     3:30 no cart $17.50
     3:30 with cart $25.50
     5:30 with cart $15.00
     5:30 walking $8.00
Driving range - large basket $12.00
Driving range - medium basket $8.00
Driving range - small basket $4.00
Driving range -25% discount for junior/ senior
Junior Camp per person $200.00
Lessons Set by the instructor

 

Municipal Court

Municipal Court
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6333

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Municipal Court Court Security $3.00
Court Technology $4.00
Both fees are added to every citation that is filed in the court with the exception of parking violations.
Court Cost for Defensive Driving
Regular citation $109.00
Offense in school zone $134.00
Warrant Fee - executing or processing a warrant, capias, or capias pro fine. $50.00
Teen Court Administrative court fee $20.00

 

Parks & Recreation

Parks & Recreation
633 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6217

 Fee / Permit
Item  Cost
Parks Athletic field marking, hourly rate - does not include paint $20.00
Ball Field Lights, hourly rate $20.00
Bounce House in the Park $25.00
Park Pavilions per four (4) hour time slot $25.00
Pro/Semi pro field use per game/use $250.00
Rose Park Amphitheater per day $50.00
Trash bags if purchased from the City per case $35.00
Vendors in the Park $30-$50/event/day
Recreation Adaptive recreation - For program fees and eligibility guidelines contact Adaptive recreation at (325)676-6575 (in Rose Park)
Adaptive recreation Private pay - monthly $32.00
Adaptive recreation non private pay State agency approved rate based on service level
Bike race/ride - individual $25.00
Bike race/ride - team $40.00
Bike race/ride - registration day of race additional $10.00
Camps winter break $50.00
Camps spring break $60.00
Carver youth council talent show student $3.00
Carver youth council talent show adult $5.00
Classes: Instructor receives 75% of fee; City of Abilene receives 25% of fee Price set by instructor
Daddy daughter date night dance option $25.00
Daddy daughter date night each additional daughter $10.00
Daddy daughter date night meal and dance option $35.00
Daddy daughter date night each additional daughter $10.00
Half marathon individual $25.00
Half marathon team $40.00
Half marathon day of registration - additional $10.00
Heals & wheels duatholon individual $25.00
Heals & wheels duathlon team $40.00
Heals & wheels day of registration - additional $10.00
Leagues youth girls volleyball per person per season $45.00
Leagues youth basketball per person per season $60.00
Leagues youth flag football per person per season $75.00
Leagues adult basketball per person per season $45.00
Leagues adult flag football per team per season $350.00
Leagues adult kickball per person per season $10.00
Leagues adult volleyball per person per season $45.00
Leagues spikeball per person per person per season $10.00
Recreation Activity Buildings Maximum capacity Rose Park Recreation Center = 75 Cobb Recreation Center = 63.
A $50.00 damage deposit is payable when the key is picked up. Admin/User Fee: $5.00
Private Non fundraising
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM or 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM per activity $100.00
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM per activity $150.00
Non Profit fundraising
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM or 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM per activity $125.00
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM per activity $250.00
Commercial fundraising
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM or 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM per activity $150.00
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM per activity $300.00
Recreation Center Rates are hourly. A $50.00 damage deposit is payable at the time the reservation is made. Admin/ User Fee: $5.00
Private, non-fundraising per hour $25.00
Non-profit, fundraising per hour $35.00
Commercial, fundraising per hour $45.00
Senior Citizens activity rental A $100.00 damage deposit will be required for the rental of these facilities
Grand Ball Room (includes the use of 140 stack chairs)
Full-day rental 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM $350.00
Half-day rental 7 hour time frame (your choice)
Between 9:00 AM and 11:00 PM $250.00
Dining Room (includes use of 40-3'x3' tables and 180 stack chairs)
Full-day rental 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM $350.00
Half-day rental 7 hour time frame (your choice)
Between 9:00 AM and 11:00 PM $250.00
Patio
Full-day rental $100.00
Half-day rental 7 hour time frame (your choice)
Between 9:00 AM and 11:00 PM $50.00
Senior talent show admission fee $5.00
Special events may be added upon approval of the City Manager or his designee
Summer playground program: Session I & II - Per child, per session Admin/User Fee: $5.00 $150.00
Summer playground program: Session III - Per child per session Admin/User Fee: $5.00 $70.00
Swimming pool: 2 and under No Charge
Swimming pool: Youth $2.00
Swimming pool: Child less than 48" tall $4.00
Swimming pool: Child / adolescent 48" tall $6.00
Swimming pool: Adult $6.50
Swimming pool rental All rates hourly, based on number of people. Pricing includes lifeguard. Maximum of 200 participants for private parties
Rental hours: Monday - all day, Tuesday through Sunday, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
25 people or less $50.00
26 - 50 people $75.00
51 - 100 people $100.00
Swimming pool: Doggie splash day - per dog $3.00
TAAF Flag Football: Per team $350.00
Tennis center: juniors membership fee annual $75.00
Tennis center: adults membership fee annual $100.00
Tennis center: family membership fee annual $150.00
Tennis center court fee No Charge
Membership benefits include 3 day advance reservation on courts and ball machine and price break on lesson
Tennis center court fee non-member $2.50/person
Tennis center ball machine hourly rate non member $10.00-$15.00
Tennis center ball machine rental rate and privileges - Hourly rate (members) $10.00
Tennis center ball machine rental rate and privileges - Hourly rate (non-members) $15.00
Tennis center ball machine - Yearly registration $100.00
Tournament fee: Per team / per tournament $25.00

 

Planning

Planning
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6237

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost 
Planning Board of Adjustment Filing/Application Fees $400.00
Planning Infill Development Incentive Projects located within the designated "infill area" are eligible for a fee reduction of 50% in accordance with the City's Infill Development Strategy. This does not apply to any portion of a fee that is based on actual costs to the City, such as filing plats, photocopies, notifications, etc.
Planning Ordinances, Minutes, Publications, Reports, Other Documents, Maps Reports, plans, ordinances, maps and other documents are often available on the city's web site - abilenetx.com at no charge. In addition, any other actual materials costs will be assessed. $.10 per page
Requests for the creation of maps or other documents not already existing will only be available based on availability of staff $15.00 per hour, plus the cost of reproduction and/or materials.
Subdivision Preliminary development plan No Charge
Plat, preliminary (applicant will also be responsible for actual filing costs) $500.00*
Plat, final (applicant will also be responsible for actual filing costs) $500.00*
Plat, minor (applicant will also be responsible for actual filing costs) $500.00*
Plat, replat (applicant will also be responsible for actual filing costs) $500.00*
Easement release $400.00
Thoroughfare abandonment (based on land value) $1,500.00**
*Plat fees are $500.00 for the first 4 lots, plus $20.00 per lot thereafter
** Thoroughfare abandonment fee is 10% of the calculated land value of the ROW area to be abandoned, based on average square footage value of adjacent properties, per the most recent official Appraisal District valuation. Minimum fee is $1,500.00. Any portion over the minimum fee is refundable if the abandonment is not approved.
Street name change (applicant also responsible for notification costs) $800.00
Proportionality appeal $500.00
Sidewalk waiver or deviation (plat) $250.00
Sidewalk deferral agreement $100.00
Miscellaneous permit fee is for new permits/processes/applications established by ordinance to be applied until such time that a specific fee is established. $100.00
If a case is withdrawn or delayed at the request of the applicant after notifications have been sent and/or public notice has been posted, the applicant will be responsible for the cost of notifications and re-posting of notice.
Signs Sign permit - billboard (based on sign value) $ 500.00*
Sign permit - non-billboard (based on sign value) $ 200.00*
Sign permit - portable $50.00
*Sign permit fee, other than for portable signs, is 2% of the sign value OR the minimum fee noted above, whichever is greater
Other Itinerant business permit $100.00
Misc. other permit/application $100.00

 

Police

Police Records
450 Pecan Street
(325) 676-6500

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Other Fingerprinting services $10.00
Accident reports $6.00
Records Admin fee to gather info ( if more than 50 pages) per hour $15.00
Arrest report per page $0.10
Certified report $1.00
CD case $0.50
Clearance letter per letter $5.00
DVD $3.00
Non-rewriteable CD (CD-R) $1.00
Overhead charge 20% of labor charge
Police reports per page $0.10
Vehicle Impoundment Fees Daily storage fee $20.00
Daily tax $1.65
(Set by State Law Occupations Code) Towing charge Varies by vehicle

 

Public Information Request

City Attorney
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6251

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Public Information Request Pursuant to the Public Information Act, Tex. Gov't Code Chapter 522.2615, if a request for a copy of public information will result in the imposition of a charge that exceeds $40.00, or a request to inspect a paper record will result in the imposition of a charge under 552.271 that exceeds $40.00, the governmental body shall provide the requestor with a written itemized statement that details all estimated charges that will be imposed, including any allowable charges for labor or personnel costs. If an alternative less costly method of viewing the records is available, the statement must include a notice that the requestor may contact the governmental body regarding the alternative method.
(State Regulated) The basic charge for copies of public information is currently $.10 per page, $3.00 per DVD, and $1.00 per CD. Voluminous requests may also result in personnel costs, currently a flat rate of $15.00 per hour, and overhead, charged at 20% of the total personnel costs for the request. The Office of the Attorney General has published a handbook interpreting the Texas Public Information Act.

 

Recycling

Solid Waste & Recycling
2209 Oak Street
(325) 672-2209

 Fee / Permit
Item  Cost
Recycling Amounts shown include $.0825 sales tax
Mulch Mulch self loaded by resident No Charge
Loaded by City staff (per yard) $4.00
10, 20, 30 40 yards inside City limits (per yd) $4.00
delivery charge $25.00 No tax
Cardboard Collection Services Sales tax is extra on services
Cardboard recycling 8 yard container, once a week collection per month $55.00
Each additional collection at same site $25.00
A 40-yard closed body container per month up to 1 time per week collection $80.00
Freon Units/Other Appliances No tax
Residential Freon unit - 1st unit No Charge
Residential Freon unit - 2nd unit $5.00
Ground Glass Sales tax is extra on services
Loaded by customer No Charge
Bulk loaded by City staff (per yd) $4.00
Regrind Mulch Amounts shown include $.0825 sales tax
Prices are per yard.
Mulch self loaded by resident 1 yard or less No Charge
10, 20, 30, 40 yds
Premium $6.00
Delivery charge inside City limits $25.00 No tax
Bagged - regrind per bag $1.50
Tires No sales tax
Rim size
13" - 14" (with rim add $3.00) $1.00
15" - 16" (with rim add $3.00) $2.00
Truck (with rim add $5.00) $5.00
Farm (no rims accepted) $10.00

 

Road Humps

Traffic & Transportation
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6281

 Fee / Permit
Cost  City Division / Contact 
Road Humps Application fee Those requesting road humps are responsible for the installation cost of the road humps, notifications costs, and associated signs and markings. Cost per hump varies. Call Traffic Engineering for an estimate. $100.00

 

Solicitation Permit

City Secretary
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6208

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Soicitation Permit Application permit fee (30 days) $50.00
For each additional solicitor/worker $10.00
Yearly application fee (local business only) $100.00
Yearly fee for each additional solicitor/worker $10.00

 

Solid Waste

Solid Waste & Recycling
149 Gann Street
(325) 676-6053

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost 
Solid Waste Sales tax is extra on services
Environmental charge per month all accounts $1.75
Infrastructure charge per month all accounts $1.50
Residential
Regular collection services monthly charge $14.35
Additional fee for small business in the home (daycare, beauty shop, etc.) $7.50
Carry-Out Service (no new customers accepted)
10-50 feet $23.75
50-100 feet $41.75
100-150 feet $60.75
Commercial One time per week collection
Frontloader Services 2 yard container per month $19.73
3 yard container per month $29.40
4 yard container per month $40.58
6 yard container per month $55.93
8 yard container per month $71.78
Two times per week collection
2 yard container per month $37.45
3 yard container per month $55.80
4 yard container per month $77.15
6 yard container per month $105.85
8 yard container per month $135.55
4 times per week collection
2 yard container per month $78.15
3 yard container per month $118.85
4 yard container per month $162.55
6 yard container per month $221.95
8 yard container per month $283.35
Non-scheduled service per empty $35.00
Environmental charge per month $1.75
Infrastructure charge per month $1.50
Extra Collections On regular route
2 yard container $18.00
3 or 4 yard container $29.00
6 or 8 yard container $36.00
Off regular route
2 yard container $25.00
3 or 4 yard container $44.00
6 or 8 yard container $52.00
Stationary Compactor Service
City-Owned Unit*                  Privately-Owned
30 Yd            40 Yd                   20 yd   30 Yd   40 Yd
Collections per week 1 $ 1301           $ 1531                   $ 895   $ 1125   $ 1355
Collections per week 2 2426              2886                   1790      2250      2710
Collections per week 3 3551                4241                    2685     3375      4065
Collections per week 4 4676               5596                   3580     4500     5420
*Includes $176.00 per month rental rate
Extra Collections
20 yard container $233.00
30 yard container $292.00
40 yard container $351.00
Brush and Bulky Knuckle boom truck - city crew loading service per load $66.00
Rear loader truck - city crew loading per hour $40.00
On Call Service City-Owned Unit*                      Privately-Owned
30 Yd           40 Yd                    20 yd     30 Yd     40 Yd
$ 292            $ 351                     $233      $292      $ 351
*Includes $176.00 per month rental rate
Compactors for Recycle Only City-Owned Unit Rental Rate $176.00
Per Delivery to Recycler $75.00
Privately-Owned Unit
Per Delivery to Recycler $75.00
Turning Charge Per Collection $40.00
Roll-Off Open Scheduled Per Week      20 yd        30 yd        40 yd
1                     $ 883.00   $ 1108.00  $1332.00
2                       1766.00     2216.00    2664.00
3                      2649.00     3324.00    3996.00
Roll-Off Non Scheduled
Container Size Per Collection
20 yard $230.00
30 yard $288.00
40 yard $345.00
Roll-Off Non-Scheduled (short term) Size         Charge  Daily Rental   Per Collection Charge
20/30/40 yd   $40       $3             $115 haul+$25 per ton
Open Top Containers Permanent per month $150.00
Commercial Sideloader 100 gallon $21.10
(emptied 2 times per week) 200 gallon $46.10
300 gallon shared by 2 com. Each $23.05
300 gallon shared by 3 com. Each $15.37
300 gallon shared by 1 com. & 1 res. $23.05 & $13.60
Container Exchange/Refurbishment 100 or 300 gallon $30.00
2 yard $45.00
3 yard $55.00
4 yard $72.00
6 yard $88.00
8 yard $105.00
Special Event Service 90 gallon per cart per dump $2.35
300 gallon per container per dump $5.35
4 cubic yard per container per dump $29.00
8 cubic yard per container per dump $36.00
20 cubic yard per container per dump $233.00
30 cubic yard per container per dump $281.00
40 cubic yard per container per dump $338.00
Flatbed truck per load $66.00

 

Special Event License

Public Works
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6281

Abilene Police Department
450 Pecan Street
(325) 673-8331

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Special Event License Category A : no control over the street; pre-approved route; not in Downtown Area $25.00
Category B: less than 24 hours in durantion; requiring control of local/minor streets; in Downtown Area $50.00
Category C: multiple day event or major impact; requiring control streets; in Downtown Area $100.00
Parades: closed streets, approved route in the Downtown Area $200.00
Street Use License: any other private use upon any public street, alley, sidewalk, or public way $300.00

 

Stormwater Services

Stormwater Services
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6080

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Stormwater Services Stormwater utility rates are included on users monthly water bill and are shown on this schedule under Water Bill Commercial or Water Bill Residential, as appropriate.
RESIDENTIAL
Tier 1 < = 1,280 square feet $2.05
Tier 2 1,281 to 2,880 square feet $2.70
Tier 3 > 2,880 square feet $2.95
Tier 3 2,881 - 3,500 $3.25
Tier 4 > 3,500 square feet $3.95
COMMERCIAL
minimum rate $5.00
per square foot $0.00055
maximum rate $50.00
Environmental Charge $0.85

 

Streets

Streets
149 Gann Street
(325) 676-6045

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Streets Estimate (each) $25.00
Saw Blade (each) $19.50
CBS-1 (gallon) $4.25
Hotmix Asphalt (ton) $69.75
  Base (yard)  $16.06
  Grade #6 (yard)  $18.77
Clean up (ton) $23.60
Street or Alley Excavations Base Cost
#1  Base Alley/ Plumbers Ditch up to 12 Cubic Yards (Plumber Back Fill)    $325.31
#2  Base Alley/ Plumbers Ditch up to 12 Cubic Yards (City do all) $451.89
#3  Base Repair and Asphalt Street/Alley Repair/ Plumbers Ditch up to 12 Cubic Yards (Hot Mix Asphalt) Plumber Back Fill (Includes Saw Blade) $1,039.88
#4  Base Repair and Asphalt Alley Repair/ Plumbers Ditch up to 12 CY per ditch (Hot Mix Asphalt) City Do all  (Includes Saw Blade) $1,119.68

 

Taxi/Limo License Permit

City Secretary
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6202

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost 
Taxi/Limo License Permit Owner License Fee (Yearly) $100.00
Vehicle permit (Per Vehicle) $25.00
Driver permit (Per Driver) $25.00
Replacement Fee $5.00

 

Traffic & Transportation

Traffic & Transportation
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6281

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost
Traffic & Transportation Construction parking permit: Per vehicle per day (Monday-Friday) $3.00
Parking lot lease: Each space, per month varies by lot $10.00 to $20.00
Parking Meters: Per minute $0.10

 

Transportation Network (Uber)

City Secretary
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6202

 Fee / Permit
Item Cost 
Transportation Network (Uber) Permit Fee (Yearly) $500.00

 

Water

Water Office
534 Cypress Street
(325) 676-6405

 Fee / Permit
Cost  City Division / Contact 
Water Service to all domestic housing of three units or less.
RESIDENTIAL Customer Service Charge Based on Meter Size*
Water 5/8 or 3/4 $15.25 min. per month
1 inch $23.00
1 1/2 inch $42.75
2 inch $71.00
3 inch $134.00
4 inch $201.25
6 inch $373.75
8 inch $606.75
10 inch $818.25
First 6,000 gallons per thousand gallons $3.00
6,001 - 15,000 gallons per thousand gallons $5.15
Over 15,000 gallons per thousand gallons $7.15
+ O.H. Ivie Charge ... $0.60 per thousand gallons
Outside of City limits, double above rates for water consumption
Sewer
Customer Service Charge $12.00 minimum
First 10,000 gallons per thousand gallons $1.55
Over 10,000 gallons No Charge
Environmental All Accounts per account $2.50
This fee supports the Stormwater Services and the Solid Waste Environmental Program ($.75 to Stormwater Services and $1.75 to Solid Waste
COMMERCIAL Customer Service Charge Based on Meter Size*
5/8 or 3/4 $15.25 min. per month
1 inch $23.00
1 1/2 inch $42.75
2 inch $71.00
3 inch $134.00
4 inch $201.25
6 inch $373.75
8 inch $606.75
10 inch $818.25
First 6,000 gallons per thousand gallons $3.63
Over 6,000 gallons per thousand gallons $5.15
+ O.H. Ivie Charge ... $0.60 per thousand gallons
Outside of City limits, double above rates for water consumption
Sewer Customer Service Charge $12.00 minimum
All use per thousand gallons $1.55
Environmental All Accounts per account $2.50
This fee supports the Stormwater Services and the Solid Waste Environmental Program ($.75 to Stormwater Services and $1.75 to Solid Waste
INDUSTRIAL Customer Service Charge Based on Meter Size*
5/8 or 3/4 $15.25 min. per month
1 inch $23.00
1 1/2 inch $42.75
2 inch $71.00
3 inch $134.00
4 inch $201.25
6 inch $373.75
8 inch $606.75
10 inch $818.25
All consumption per thousand gallons $3.92
+ O.H. Ivie Charge ... $0.60 per thousand gallons
Outside of City limits, double above rates for water consumption
Sewer Customer Service Charge $12.00 minimum
All use per thousand gallons $1.55
Surcharge Rate B.O.D. per pound $0.091
T.S.S. per pound $0.067
F.O.G. per pound $0.091
Environmental All Accounts per account $2.60
This fee supports the Stormwater Services and the Solid Waste Environmental Program ($.75 to Stormwater Services and $1.75 to Solid Waste
Multiple Housing Units Multiple Housing Units: When more than two living or business units are supplied through one meter, each additional living or business unit will be charged two dollars and fifty cents ($2.50). No credit shall be allowed for vacant or unoccupied units if the utility account remains active.
Fire Line Sprinkler System $2.00 per inch in diameter of service connection
Water Bill Set up fee $60.00
Construction Water All use $5.86 per thousand gallons
+ O. H. Ivie Charge ... $.60 per thousand gallons
Outside of City limits, double above rates for water consumption.
Yard Meter Yard meters all use $5.86 per thousand gallons
+ O. H. Ivie Charge ... $.60 per thousand gallons
Outside of City limits, double above rates for water consumption.
Sewer
Pro Rata Charge for Water and Sewer Line Connection Installed prior to June 30, 1981 per frontage foot $2.25
Installed after June 30, 1981 per frontage foot $4.00
Water Installed prior to June 30, 1981 per frontage foot $3.25
Installed after June 30, 1981 per frontage foot $5.00
The basis for determining footage amounts is described in Chapter 32 of the Municipal Code
Water Bill Note: A plumbing permit must be issued by BuildingInspection prior to payment of the tap fee.
Tap Fees New taps:
3/4 inch $500.00
1 inch $550.00
1-1/2 inch $775.00
2 inch and larger Actual cost of installation
Replacement tap credit:
3/4 inch $20.00
1 inch $40.00
1-1/2 inch $100.00
Service Charges New service $25.00
Transfer service $17.50
Temporary service $10.00
Delinquent on $25.00
Illegal consumption $50.00
Re-read meter $10.00
Return check charge (per account) $30.00
Meter test $25.00
Deposits Deposits may be required based on payment history and/or credit worthiness
Water Analysis Fees Alkalinity
Total by titration Alk(T) $10.00
Carbonate/bicarbonate by titration Alk (C) $10.00
Ammonia
Nitrogen (NH3-N) (by ISE) $12.00
Nitrogen (NH3-N) (Distilled) $37.00
Anion Scan by EPA 300.0A
Fluoride (F-), Chloride (Cl-), Nitrite (NO2-N), $75.00
Nitrite (NO3-N), Bromide (Br-),
Ortho-Phosphate (PO4-P)(O), Sulfate (SO42-)
Bacteria
E Coli $25.00
Enterococci (Enteros) $50.00
Fecal Coliform (FC) $15.00
Fecal Sludge $50.00
Fecal Strep(FS) $25.00
Heterotropic Plate Count (HPC) $15.00
Micro Exam $75.00
Total Coliform (TC) $15.00
Total Coliform/E Coli by SM9223B $20.00
Bromate $60.00
Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD) $30.00
Bromide (Br-) $25.00
Carbonaceous Biochemical OxygenDemand (CBOD) $30.00
Calcium Carbonate Saturation Index (CCPP) $80.00
Caustic (Sodium Hydroxide) % $15.00
Chloral Hydrate by EPA 551.1 (CH) $100.00
Chlorine Demand (demand) $100.00
Chlorate $50.00
Chlorine Residualby Titration (Cl2) $15.00
by Amperometric Titration (Cl2) $15.00
Chloride (Cl-) by Titration $15.00
Chloride(Cl-) by Ion Chromatograph $25.00
Chlorite $50.00
Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD) $30.00
Conductivity (Cond) $10.00
Color
Apparent $15.00
TRUE $50.00
Cyanide (Total and Amenable) (CN-) $50.00
Dissolved organic carbon (DOC) $55.00
Dissolved Oxygen (DO) by ISE or Winkler $15.00
Fluoride (F-) by ISE $15.00
Free oil and grease - no soils - by EPA 1664(HEM) (ask about bottle and sample size) $50.00
General Chemical
pH, Alkalinity (Alk-T), Hardness, Conductivity, $55.00
Chloride (Cl-), Sulfate (SO42-),Nitrate (NO3-N)
Haloacetic Nitriles by EPA 551.1 (HANs) $100.00
Hardness by titration $12.00
Hardness by calculation $54.00
Inorganic Disinfection by-products $125.00
Iodide $10.00
Langier Saturation Index (LSI) $80.00
Mercury (Cold Vapor by AAS)EPA 245.1 (Hg) $50.00
Mercury by EPA 245.7 $75.00
Metals (Total) Digested (each) $25.00
Five or more (each) $12.00
Dissolved) Soluble (each) $20.00
Five or more (each) $12.00
Metal Scan
Dissolved (D) $100.00
Total (T) $125.00
Nitrate-Nitrogen by ISE (NO3-N) $15.00
(by request only! Sample must havelow chlorides)
Nitrite-Nitrogen by ISE (NO2-N) $15.00
(by request only! Sample must havelow chlorides)
Nitrite-Nitrogen by SM 4500 (NO2-N) $20.00
Nitrate by Ion Chromatograph $25.00
Nitrite by Ion Chromatograph $25.00
pH $10.00
Percent Geometric Mean (% Geometric Mean) No charge
No charge when run with TSand FC analysis
Phosphorus, Total (P) ((PO4-P)(T))) $20.00
Ortho-phosphate (PO4-P(O)) $15.00
Settleable Solids (SS) $5.00
Sodium Adsorption Ratio (SAR) $80.00
Sulfate (SO42-) $20.00
Sulfate by Ion Chromatograph $25.00
Sulfide (S2-) $20.00
Special sample preparations $25.00
Applies to soils and samples that must bepre-treated before the normal analysiscan begin)
Specific gravity by SpindleHydrometer (SPGR) $15.00
Specific ultraviolet absorption (SUVA) $75.00
Thermometer Calibration (3 Calibration Points) $25.00
Total dissolved solidsgravimetric - dried (TDS) $15.00
by calculation (TDS) $10.00
Total Kjeldahl Nitrogen (TKN) $50.00
Total Organic Carbon (TOC) $55.00
Total oxidants $15.00
Total petroleum hydrocarbon - no soils (TPH) $60.00
(ask about bottle & sample size)
Total solids (TS) $15.00
Total suspended solids (TSS) $15.00
Total Trihalomethanes (TTHMS) $100.00
(THM) formation potential $125.00
Total volatile solids (TVS) $15.00
Total volatile suspended solids (TVSS) $15.00
Turbidity $10.00
UV-absorbing organicconstituents (UV-254) $15.00
Water Testing Supplies
E Coli Plates $1.00
Phosphate Buffer $5.00
Alkalinity Titrant $10.00
FAS $10.00
DPD $5.00
Water Restriction Penalties Year-Round Water Use Management/Stage 1 Water Alert:
Water Conservation Plan First Offense: Minimum $50.00
Second Offense: Minimum $75.00
Subsequent Offenses: Minimum $250.00
Stage 2 Water Warning:
First Offense: Minimum $100.00
Second Offense: Minimum $150.00
Subsequent Offenses: Minimum $500.00
Stage 3 Water Emergency:
First Offense: Minimum $250.00
Second Offense: Minimum $500.00
Subsequent Offenses: Minimum $1,000.00
Stage 4 Water Crisis:
First Offense: Minimum $250.00
Second Offense: Minimum $500.00
Subsequent Offenses: Minimum $1,000.00
Year-Round Use and All Stages:
Termination of water service for repeat violations: Reconnect fee $250.00
Failure to pay penalty: which can be applied to water bill $250.00
Fraudulent mis-representation of well water use: $500.00
Stages 3-4: Plus additional charges for Commercial/Industrial failure to reduce use
Report misuse by calling the Water Office at 676-6000.

 

Zoning

Zoning
555 Walnut Street
(325) 676-6237

 Fee / Permit
Cost  City Division / Contact 
Zoning Zone change request $1,500.00
Planned Development District $2,000.00
Planned Development District, amendment $1,000.00
Historic Overlay Request $50.00
Site plan $500.00
Minor site plan $250.00
Zoning determination/verification letter $100.00
Voluntary annexation $600.00
Landmarks Commission application $50.00
Appeal to City Council $250.00
Airport zoning development permit No charge
Sidewalk waiver or deviation (site plan) $250.00
Misc. Zoning-related application $100.00

 

Zoo

Abilene Zoo
2070 Zoo Lane
(325) 676-6451

 Fee / Permit
Item  Cost
Zoo Admission:
Adults (ages 13 - 59) $7.00
Seniors (age 60+) $6.00
Children (ages 3 - 12) $4.50
Children under 3 Free
Group Rates: (groups of 10 or more)
Children $3.50
Adults $5.00
Seniors $4.50