Transportation Division
Transportation Division

 Traffic Engineering Fees

Effective August 1st, 2010

The Public Works Transportation Division charges fees for residential and commercial development plans submitted to the City of Berkeley Permit Service that require a traffic engineering review.  The fees are as follows:

SERVICE FEE
Applications for residential, commercial, industrial and institutional projects                         

 

Project Valuation

Incremental per $100 value over $3000

Up to $200,000

$90 flat fee

$200,001 – $300,000

$0.18 + $90

$300,001 – $400,000

$0.30 + $90

$400,001 – $500,000

$0.42 + $90

$500,001 – $2,000,000

$0.55 +$90

$2,000,001 – $5,000,000

$0.60 +$90

Over $5,000,000

$0.65 +$90

Miscellaneous Fees for Service:  
Pre-application consultation or walk-in requests for advice $160/hour ($40 minimum under 15 minutes or each additional 15 minutes or fraction thereof
Peer review of traffic impact studies and EIRs submitted by traffic engineering consultants for large development projects $160 per staff hour
Traffic Plan $160 per staff hour
Post-construction traffic monitoring  $160 per staff hour

Administrative Use Permits (when Traffic Engineering review is required)

$480 base fee for up to 3 hours

$160 per hour in excess of first three hours

Use Permits (when Traffic Engineering review is required)

$1,280 base fee for up to 8 hours

$160 per hour in excess of first eight hours

Plan checking in excess of two rounds $160 per hour
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