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Town of Silver Cliff - Marinette County

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(permit term-2 years) 
 2.5 acre parcel
Sanitary Permit for Septic Systems
Zoning Permit   (if 1000’ of a lake or 300’ of a river)  Marinette County:  715-732-7535
Parcel Number of property (see tax statement)
All Contractors Name and license/cert. number (Plumber/Electrician must be licensed)
2 Sets of Building Plans and  1 Site Plan Showing Setbacks (one dwelling per parcel)
Estimate of Total Building Costs
Type of Foundation and Heating System
Energy Work Sheets  (Heat loss calculations-Usually provided by Heating Contractor)
Building Address
Deck or Garage square footage

SETBACKS:   (measured from the overhang)
Roads - 75’ from center of road
Sides and Rear - 10'


New Dwelling:   (includes 7 inspections)
1 per parcel
$350.00  plus .15 cents per square foot (finished)
33.00  State Seal
50.00  Electrical Inspection  (New Service)
50.00  S/C Permit (payable to Town of Silver Cliff)

Manufactured Dwellings:   (includes 3 inspections)
1 per parcel
$200.00  plus .15 cents per sq. ft.
Install per sps. 321.40
33.00  State Seal if applicable
50.00  Electrical Inspection (New Service)
50.00  S/C Permit   (payable to Town of Silver Cliff)

Used Mobile Homes:    (includes 2 inspections)
1 per parcel
50.00  S/C Permit   (payable to Town of Silver Cliff)
Must be ten (10) years old or newer.
Inspection Report, interior/exterior photos and variance if older than 10 years
Variance:  $20.00   (payable to Town of Silver Cliff) Contact Michelle Baldwin  715-757-9219
Must be skirted within 90 days,   have weatherproof tie downs
Wheels and yoke removed and proof of manufactured date
On foundation, block or slab  (per sps. 321.40)

Relocate Dwelling:  (includes 3 inspections)
50.00 S/C/ Permit (payable to Town of Silver Cliff)

Additions/Remodel:  (includes 3 inspections)
* up to 600 sq. ft.  150.00     *add 50.00 if plumbing incl.
* 600 sq. ft. and over   $200.00
20.00  S/C Permit   (payable to Town of Silver Cliff)

Decks, Sheds, Garages:     $20.00  Garage-max 2 stories, Shed-max 1 story,
For any accessory building less than eighty (80) sq. ft,
costing  less than $1000 and moveable  - no permit is necessary
$25.00 for any inspection if necessary

Basement:   $50.00

Raze/Removal – No Charge but Building Permit necessary

No permit necessary for any interior/exterior cosmetic improvements or any alterations to an existing building which shall not effect a structural change and which conforms to all other building codes.  (per building permit ordinance #81407 3.02g2)

A Site Plan showing the position of any proposed and existing buildings in relation to all setbacks is required before a building permit is issued (per ordinance #81407 3.02b1)

Fire Number: $30.00 each -
(payable to Town of Silver Cliff     Contact:  Stef Bishop: 715-927-3166)

Variance:  Contact Michelle Baldwin      715-757-9219          ($20.00 fee may apply)

Condominium/Duplex:  Silver Cliff Planning Commission-   Michelle Baldwin

Permit Renewal:  50% of permit fee and 1 year term

Starting without a permit – 2x original permit cost

Missed Inspections/Additional Inspections - $50.00 each

Plan Reviews, Early Starts, and Handicap ramps/Occupancy Permits – no charge

Check payable to: Nature’s Edge Inspection Agency or Jane Meissner 715-245-1708
Mail to: Jane Meissner W11954 Kitty Dell Circle Crivitz, WI 54114
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Wisconsin Building Code:     (1 & 2 Family Dwelling)