Nashville increases alarm permit fees

Permit and false alarm fees see modest rise

Nashville's City Council has increased alarm permit fees for both residential and commercial permits.

Residential permit fees have increased from $10 to $20; for business that increase was from $25 to $50.

False alarm fees for Nashville also were increased, rising from $50 to $75 (three false alarms are allowed before fines start).

The permit registration fee had not increased in 18 years according to a city clerk quoted on a local TV station.