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Planning

Flood Plain Information

St. Marys Flood Ordinance
St. Marys Floodplain Information


Sign Permits

St. Marys Sign Ordinance
Historic District Sign Ordinance Revision - July 6, 2015
Sign Permit Application
Temporary Signage Application
Certificate of Appropriateness Application (Signs in the Historic District)
City Council Temporary Signs Resolution
(for Median Signs on Osborne St.)

Sign Permit Fee Calculator
Please note that after the first $15,000, the fee continues to go up by $10 after each $1,000 in cost.

 



Code Compliance
Complaint Form

Foreclosure Registry

Foreclosed & Vacant Property Registry Ordinance

Foreclosed & Vacant Property Registration Form

Zoning
Zoning Fees

Type
Amount
Variance Request
200.00
ReZone
225.00*
Special Use Permit
625.00

City of St. Mary's rezoning application is based upon square footage of the property and the zone classification. The noted $225/$175 is for rezoning to commercial from 0-19,999 square feet.  Please call for an appointment to discuss.

Occupational Tax Licenses (Business License)
Occupational Tax License Application

$75 administrative fee. 1-50 employees - $33 per employee* 51-100 employees - $1,650 base fee + $10* per employee after the 50th one. 101-250 employees - $2,150 base fee + $5* per employee after the 100th one.
250+ employees - $2,900 base fee + $2* per employee after the 250th one.
*Fee prorated to half beginning July 1st each year.



Various Applications
Annexation Application
Design Review Application
Permit for Laying Hens
Property Owner's Authorization Letter (Mandatory if applicant doesn't own the subject property)
Rezoning Application

Subdivision Application
Special Use Permit Application
Temporary Permit (Circus, Religious) Application
Temporary Sales, Solicitors, Mobile Food Trucks & Vendors Application
Text Amendment Application
Variance Application


GIS & Mapping
GIS Fees


Building

Construction Documents

Building & Subcontractor Permit Applications
Permitting Requirements & Required Applications
Conceptual Plan Review
Homeowner
Permit
Re-establishing Electrical Service

Fees Aid to Construction Fees (Estimated construction cost per gallon is $16.47 effective 05/01/2016.) Building Fees Capital Recovery Fees

 Fees Example - $150,000 home

 Building

Type
Amount
Building Fee
800.00
Electrical Fee
187.00
Low Voltage Fee
100.00
HVAC Fee
200.00
Plumbing Fee
174.00
Total
1461.00

  Water & Sewer

Type
Amount
Water Tap
1095.00
Sewer Tap
3555.00
Aid2Construction 
4941.00
Cost of Meter
280.00
Meter Deposit
40.00
Total
9911.00

Fee Totals

 
Type
Amount
Yearly Taxes
360.00
Yearly Water & Sewer Rates
1053.84
TOTAL
1653.84

Bottom-line Total = 27910.4


 

General Documents
Master Plan
One St. Marys Master Plan
 Master Plan Maps 
Community Work Program by Subject
Community Work Program by Priority
Data Assessment
Community Engagement Plan
Transportation Plan
Flood Resiliency Report
Master Plan Summary
St. Marys 2018-2027 Short Term Work Program

General Documents

Master Plan Steering Committee
St. MarysProgram for Public Information (PPI)
Performance Questionnaire
St. Marys Code of Ordinances
April 2, 2018, Draft Camden County Joint Comprehensive Plan
April 20, 2018, Draft Camden County Joint Comprehensive Plan

Proposed Zoning Ordinance Drafts

Please note:  Older versions are left for public review and comparison

Proposed Zoning Ordinance Draft (Sept. 26, 2018 version)
Proposed Zoning Ordinance Fact Sheet
Proposed Zoning Ordinance Draft (Approved by Planning Commission July 19, 2018 and sent to City Council)
Proposed Zoning Ordinance Draft (July 19, 2018 Version)  
Proposed Zoning Ordinance Draft (June 15, 2018 Version; Post Meeting) Older copy left available for review purposes.
Proposed Zoning Ordinance Draft (June 14, 2018 Version) Older copy left available for review purposes.
Proposed Zoning Ordinance Draft (May 24, 2018 Version)  Older copy left available for review purposes.
Proposed Zoning Ordinance Draft (May 10, 2018 Version)  Older copy left available for review purposes.
Zoning Ordinance Draft - September 1st, 2017  Older copy left available for review purposes.
Public Comment June 8 - 2018

Brochures

Occupational Tax Licenses
Tree Removal Guidelines
Signage in the Historic Distrct
Guide to Flood Hazards: How to Stay Safe


Archived Blog Posts

2018 Community Development Blog Archive


Recently Passed Ordinances

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