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LICENSES, PERMITS & FEES.

The Town's rates, policies and procedures are established by the Town Council and set forth in the Cathlamet Municipal Code.  For assistance or general inquiries about licenses and permits, please contact Town Hall staff during regular business hours. 

BUILDING PERMITS.

The Town contracts with Wahkiakum County (360-795-3067) to provide inspections and plan evaluation for building permits. Refer to the Wahkiakum County's Building & Planning Department's website to see if your project requires a permit. Applicants with projects in-town limits must complete a Town Master Planning Application and submit the required fees to the Town of Cathlamet. 

BURN PERMITS.

A written burning permit is required for all outdoor burning, except for recreational fires, ceremonial fires, agricultural burning (governed by Chapter 173-430 WAC), silvicultural burning (governed by Chapter 173-430 WAC), and fires set for training to fight structural fires as authorized by Chapter 28, Washington Laws of 1994. CMC 8.30

BUSINESS LICENSES.

There is hereby levied and shall be collected from every person an annual license fee for the act and privilege of engaging in business within the town of Cathlamet. Such fee shall be measured by the gross proceeds of sales, or the gross income of the business, as the case may be, as specified in CMC 3.75.020.

DOCK MOORAGE.

No boat shall be moored overnight at the town dock without a permit, CMC 12.25.

HYDRANT USE PERMIT.​

Any mobile unit or apparatus, which uses the water from any premises within the town’s water system, shall first obtain a permit. CMC 13.15.090

LAND USE PERMITS.

SEPA/JARPA/CRITICAL AREAS - CMC Title 14

ZONING - CMC Title 18

Conditional property uses, because of public convenience and necessity and their effect upon the neighborhood, shall be permitted only upon the approval of the planning commission, after due notice and public hearing, and a finding that they will not be detrimental to the general comprehensive plan or to adjacent and surrounding property. CMC 18.55

PET LICENSES.

Each dog within Town limits must be licensed annually. The cost is $3.00 a year. CMC 6.05

RIGHT-OF-WAY PERMIT.

Persons or organizations that wish to conduct a special event that affects the customary and ordinary use of public streets, rights-of-way, sidewalks and publicly owned property, i.e., parks, must first obtain a right-of-way permit. CMC 12.20

STREETS & ALLEYS VACATE.

The owners of an interest in any real estate abutting upon any street or alley who may desire to vacate the street or alley, or any part thereof, may petition the town council to make vacation, giving a description of the property to be vacated, or the town council may itself initiate by resolution such vacation procedure. CMC 12.24

RESOURCES

2020 SERVICE FEES

BUILDING PERMITS:

Administrative;

State Fees Residential;

State Fees Commercial;

Inspections;

Total Valuation;

BURN PERMITS:

Permit Required;

BUSINESS LICENSES:

Annual Income

$2,001 to $3,000;

$3,001 to $10,000;

$10,001 and up;

Out-of-town limits;

DOCK MOORAGE:

Overnight, less then 3-nights & is a commercial vessel;

HYDRANT-USE:

Damage Deposit;

Connect/Disconnect;

Minimum usage;

Actual usage;

LAND-USE:

Shoreline permit;

Shoreline exemption;

Short plat;

Subdivision;

Floodplain;

SEPA;

Conditional use;

Temporary use;

Major variances.

Minor variances;

PET LICENSES:

Per Dog;

RIGHT-OF-WAY:

Permit;

STREET VACATE:

Filing Fee;

Appraisal Fee;

FEES:

$20.00

$6.50, + $2/each unit; or $25 Commercial

$47.00/hour

Valuation Fees

FEES:

*No Charge

FEES:

Annual Fee

$25.00

$50.00

$75.00

$75.00

FEES:

150% fee according to the Marina, Wahkiakum County Port District.

FEES:

$75.00

$50.00

$25.00

2.91 per 1 CCF

FEES:

$800.00 + notice fees 

$100.00

$200.00 + $25.00/lot

$800.00 + $25.00/lot

$25.00

$150.00 + notice fees 

$250.00

$250.00

$250.00 per application

$150.00

FEES:

$3.00/annual

FEES:

$25.00

FEES:

$150.00 

$500.00 minimum (actual costs apply)

 

375 2nd Street

Cathlamet, WA 98612

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