CMC 5.05

There is hereby levied and shall be collected from every person an annual license fee for the act and privilege of engaging in business within the town of Cathlamet. Such fee shall be measured by the gross proceeds of sales, or the gross income of the business, as the case may be, as specified in CMC 3.75.020.

CMC 15.10

The Town contracts with Wahkiakum County to provide building permits.There is an administrative fee of $20 and building permit fees are calculated based on the total valuation fee.


CMC 6.05

Each dog within Town limits must be licensed annually. The cost is $3.00 a year.


CMC 18.55

Conditional property uses, because of public convenience and necessity and their effect upon the neighborhood, shall be permitted only upon the approval of the planning commission, after due notice and public hearing, and a finding that they will not be detrimental to the general comprehensive plan or to adjacent and surrounding property. 


CMC 13.15.090

Any mobile unit or apparatus, which uses the water from any premises within the town’s water system, shall first obtain a permit.

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