City waiving fees for secondary suite development permits
Calgary homeowners who have, or are going to build, secondary suites no longer have to pay for development permits. The city is waiving the requirement in the hopes that this will encourage home owners to come forward to ensure their suite meets fire codes. The move will save homeowners about $2,200. Those with an older suite, built before 2007, also don't have to meet the current code of having a second furnace in the home. The waiving of fees for the development permit is part of an 18 month...