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1. What is required for a voted tax levy for the memorial building?
2. How do I express a concern at a City Council meeting?
3. Can I pay my city utility bill with a credit card over the telephone?
4. Do I need a permit to sell door-to-door?
5. Do I need to license my pet?
6. How do I contact my elected officials?
7. When are city utility bills mailed and when is payment due?
8. I will be out of town for the winter, will I still be billed for city utilities?
9. How do I sign up for city services as a new resident?

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1. How do I get a permit?
2. What International Building Code year is the city under?
3. Can I plant a tree in the right-of-way?
4. Does the city of Grinnell have a rental inspection program?
5. How do I know if I need a building permit?
6. Do I need a permit for a fence and what are the guidelines for new fences?
7. Do I need a permit for a swimming pool and what are the guidelines?
8. When do I need a mechanical permit?
9. When do I need an electrical permit?
10. When do I need a plumbing permit?
11. How are permit fees determined?
12. How do I find zoning on a property?
13. How do I find out who owns a specific property?

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1. What is the project timeline?
2. What are the projected budget and funding sources for the renovation?
3. Are restrooms going to be added to the park?
4. What will happen with the Veterans Memorial Building?
5. Will there be more sidewalks in the new design?
6. Why is the gazebo being moved?
7. Will healthy mature trees be removed from the park?
8. What is the plan for maintenance and up keep?

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1. How often should I change the batteries in my smoke or carbon monoxide detectors?
2. Can I burn leaves in town?
3. How can I become a volunteer firefighter?
4. Why are fire hydrants painted different colors?
5. How many calls does the fire department respond to in a year?

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1. Can I just throw my fluorescent tubes/CFLs in the trash?
2. Can my business/employer throw fluorescent tubes/CFLs in the trash?
3. Why do we have to manage chemicals/fluorescents differently at home and at work?

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1. What programs are offered by the Recreation department?
2. What are the hours for the Aquatic Center?
3. Can I use park facilities without reserving them ahead of time?
4. Where is the Recreation Department located?
5. How much does it cost to use the Aquatic Center?
6. Can I rent the Aquatic Center?
7. Does the Recreation department coordinate youth baseball and softball?

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1. How do I obtain a copy of an accident report?
2. How do I get a copy of my driving record?
3. Is it possible to have criminal background checks on my employees?
4. If my keys are locked in my vehicle, can the Grinnell Police open my vehicle for me?
5. How do I report a stray animal?

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1. How do I get a recycle bin?
2. How do I dispose of a television or other appliances?
3. When is the Brush & Compost facility open?
4. How do I dispose of medication?
5. How do I dispose of Sharps?
6. What can I place in my recycle bin?
7. I spend the winter in the south; can I get reimbursement on sanitation charges?
8. Where can I purchase yellow bags or stickers for garbage?
9. How can I get a dumpster?
10. Where is the Transfer Station?

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1. What portion of the wastewater distribution system is the property owner's responsibility?
2. How do I prevent sewer back-ups?
3. What do I do if I smell a sewer odor in my basement?

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1. What portion of the water distribution system is the propery owner's responsibility?
2. How can I tell if I have a water leak inside my home?
3. Will water department personnel help me determine if I have a leak?
4. I think my toilet is leaking, how can I check it?
5. I plan to use a substantial amount of water outside, can I get credit on the sewer charges for this water?