Development Services Fee Changes

The following fees are changing, effective January 2021.

Cascade Water Alliance Regional Capital Facilities Charge

The Cascade Water Alliance Regional Capital Facilities Charge (RCFC) will be changing per Board Resolution No. 2020-12.  There is no vesting of this rate.  The rate due will be the rate in place at the time of payment.

Examples:  typical RCFCs

2020

2021

Net change

3/4” meter

$6,607.00

$6,807.00

+ $200

1” meter

$16,517.50

$17,017.50

+ $500

Lake Washington School District Impact Fee

The Lake Washington School District #414 School Impact Fee will be changing per Kirkland Ordinance O-4734.  There is vesting of this rate.  The rate due will be the rate in place at the time of a complete permit application.

Examples:  typical impact fees

2020

2021

Net change

Single-Family Residence

$13,633.00

$15,070

+ $1,437

Multi-Family per unit cost:

Example: 4-unit Multi-Family Building

$1,388.00/unit

$5,552.00

$2,701/unit

$10,804

+ $1,313/unit

+ $5,252

Transportation and Park Impact Fees

Transportation and Park Impact Fees will be increasing by 1.0% effective January 1, 2021.  There is vesting of these rates.  The rate due will be the rate in place at the time of a complete permit application.