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File #: ORD-0535    Version: Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Approved
File created: 8/3/2020 In control: Finance
On agenda: 8/25/2020 Final action:
Title: Approving an ordinance on second reading with the caption reading: An Ordinance of the City of Pflugerville, Texas Adopting the Pflugerville Fee Schedule; Amending Certain Fees and Establishing Costs and Fees Charged by the City of Pflugerville; Providing for a Penalty for a Violation of Section 10.99 of the City Code of Ordinances; and Declaring an Effective Date (FY21 Fee Schedule).
Attachments: 1. FY21 Master Fee Ordinance, 2. Master Fee Schedule_Exhibit A 8_13_20, 3. Master Fee Schedule Fee Comparison_8.14.20
Title
Approving an ordinance on second reading with the caption reading: An Ordinance of the City of Pflugerville, Texas Adopting the Pflugerville Fee Schedule; Amending Certain Fees and Establishing Costs and Fees Charged by the City of Pflugerville; Providing for a Penalty for a Violation of Section 10.99 of the City Code of Ordinances; and Declaring an Effective Date (FY21 Fee Schedule).

Summary
Please find the attached ordinance which updates the Master Fee Schedule for fees effective beginning October 1, 2020. The Master Fee Schedule is attached to this ordinance and has also been included in the Fiscal Year 2021 Budget as Appendix A.

This schedule outlines the fees to be assessed for FY21 for a variety of services, permits, activities, and events provided by the City. The attached Master Fee Schedule Fee Comparison document details the changes for each fee, from the current to the proposed and includes a reference to the current fee authorization (as applicable).

The City Council's Finance and Budget Committee reviewed the fees included in the proposed Master Fee Schedule over the past several months. The Committee received information from each of the following departments regarding the proposed fees:
Development Services
Library
PAWS - Pflugerville Animal Welfare Services
Police Department
Parks and Recreation
Utility Customer Services
Recycle Center

Staff provided the Committee with the current fees charged, the proposed fees, the reasons changes in fees are necessary, local peer city fee comparisons, and other information, as applicable. The Committee engaged in discussion that provided valuable feedback to the changes proposed by staff. The fees presented in the Master Fee Schedule reflect the recommendations of the Committee. Note: the Solid Waste Fees were approved by City Council on February 25, 2020.

Per the City Council discussion held on July 28, 2020, the Parks...

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