GLENN COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT
***** ARTICLE VI FEES *****
|SECTION 150||HEARING BOARD FEES|
|SECTION 151||HEARING TRANSCRIPT COST|
|SECTION 152||ANALYSIS FEES|
|SECTION 153||TECHNICAL REPORTS AND REGULATIONS CHARGES FOR|
|SECTION 154||AUTHORIZATION TO CONSTRUCT FEES|
|SECTION 155||PERMIT ISSUING FEE|
|SECTION 156||ANNUAL RENEWAL FEES|
|SECTION 157||AB2588 "HOT SPOT" FEES|
|SECTION 150||HEARING BOARD FEES. Every applicant or petitioner for a variance or for the extension, revocation, or modification of a variance, or for a hearing, except any state or local governmental agency or public district, shall pay to the County Clerk, on filing, a fee in the sum of $50.00.|
|SECTION 151||HEARING TRANSCRIPT COST. Any person requesting a transcript of the hearing shall pay the cost of preparing such transcript.|
|SECTION 152||ANALYSIS FEES. When the Air Pollution Control Officer finds that analysis of the emissions from any source is necessary to determine the extent and amount of pollutants being discharged into the atmosphere which cannot be determined by visual observation, he may request that the Board order samples to be collected and analysis be made by qualified personnel. The time required for collecting samples, making the analysis and preparing the necessary reports may be charged against the owner or operator of said premises as a reasonable sum to be determined by the Board. This amount may not exceed the actual cost of the work. In the event the findings show that no excess contaminants are in fact being discharged, then the Air Pollution Control District shall be responsible for the entire cost of the investigation, unless the Air Pollution Officer determines that such test is necessary for the issuance of a Permit to Operate.|
|SECTION 153||TECHNICAL REPORTS AND REGULATIONS: CHARGES FOR. Information, circulars, report of technical work and copies of these Regulations when supplied to other governmental agencies or individuals or groups requesting copies of the same may be charged for by the District in a sum not to exceed the cost of preparation and distribution of such documents. All moneys collected shall be turned into the general fund of the District.|
|SECTION 154||AUTHORIZATION TO CONSTRUCT FEES. The fee for filing an application to construct is $100.00. In addition, if an engineering evaluation is needed, the actual cost thereof can be charged against the owner or operator.|
|SECTION 155||PERMIT ISSUING FEE. It is hereby determined that the cost of processing an original application for permits to operate required by these regulations, and of inspections pertaining to such processing exceeds the fees prescribed in Section 156. In addition if an engineering evaluation or source test is needed the actual cost thereof can be charged against the owner or operator.|
|SECTION 156||ANNUAL RENEWAL FEES. The following fees shall be paid upon the issuance
of the annual permit to operate.
A. Major Firms.
Any firm which emits 5 tons or more per year of any pollutant shall pay an annual renewal fee in accordance with the following schedule:
B. Internal Combustion Annual Fees.
Internal combustion (stationary) engines greater than 500 cubic inches or 160 brake horsepower shall be charged an annual fee of $75. (Engines used for the sole purpose of pumping agricultural irrigation water are exempt from this fee.)
C. Late Fees And Cancellation Of Permit.
Annual permits shall be renewed based on the calendar year. Late fees shall be 1% per month on any fee collected after February 1st each year. Failure to pay any fee by March 1st of each year shall cancel all permits to operate.
D. Phase II Vapor Recovery Equipment.
Retail service stations equipped with ARB-Certified Phase II vapor recovery systems shall pay an annual renewal fee of $20.00 for each gasoline dispensing nozzle.
E. Toxic Or Hazardous Pollutants.
Any pollutant designated by a state or federal agency as a toxic or hazardous pollutant, $10.00 per ton.
F. Firms with less than 5 tons of any pollutant shall pay a renewal fee every three years based on the following schedule:
AB2588 "HOT SPOT" FEES
B. AB2588 Air Toxics Program Fees.