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1. How does Animal Services handle lost and found animals?
2. Does my pet require tags?
3. What can I do about bothersome wildlife in my area?
4. Is trapping and transporting animals allowed?

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1. What is the contact number / location of the Planning & Engineering office?
2. What permits, if any, can be issued without a plan review?
3. Are permits required for roofing?
4. Do I need a permit to build a shed in my backyard?
5. What are the setbacks for a shed?
6. Do I need an inspection when the shed is completed?
7. How long does it take to get the shed permit?
8. Is a permit required for pools (above / in ground) hot tub / spa?
9. What are the requirements for an above ground pool?
10. What are the setback requirements for an in ground pool?
11. Is a separate permit required for installation of propane tanks to heat the in ground pool?
12. Do I need a permit to pour a patio or build a deck?
13. What are the requirements for flat-work?
14. Do I have to permit to replace my hot water heater?
15. Do I need a permit to replace my Air Conditioner / Heating System?
16. Can I do my own electrical / plumbing work?
17. Do I have to permit remodel work?
18. What type of work does not require a permit?
19. Can I install my own irrigation system?
20. Is drip irrigation required?
21. Do I need a permit to install / replace a fence?
22. Do I need an inspection when the fence is completed?
23. If I need emergency work done on the weekend or after business hours; do I need to wait until the contractor can get a permit?
24. Does the City of Cibolo require contactors to register?
25. What if I start work without a permit? (as a homeowner)
26. If I want to register as a contractor; what are the requirements?
27. Are there penalties for starting work without a permit?
28. Do I need a garage sale permit in the City of Cibolo?

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1. What are the duties of Code Enforcement?
2. What type of violations does Code Enforcement handle?
3. What are common Code Enforcement Violations?
4. Does the City of Cibolo have a chipper / trash pick-up service?
5. How can I report a Complaint?

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1. When do I need a new Certificate of Occupancy?
2. How do I know if the property I am considering is properly zoned for my business?
3. Do I need to obtain a permit for remodel work?
4. What do I need to do if I plan to serve food?
5. How can I connect / reconnect utility services to my business?
6. What do I need to do if I plan to sell alcohol?
7. What do I need to do to register my mobile vendor business with the City?
8. How can I apply for a building permit?

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1. Do I need to register with the City as a contractor / sub-contractor?
2. What are the requirements to register as a contractor?
3. How can I schedule an inspection?
4. As a General Contractor, can I pull the sub-contractor permits and can I request their inspections?
5. How can I expedite a plan review on my project? How long does it take to review plans?
6. Do I need a permit to replace a roof?
7. Are there penalties for starting work without a permit?
8. Do I need to obtain a permit for remodel work?
9. What permits can be issued without a plan review?
10. Can a homeowner obtain a permit for a contractor?
11. Do I need a permit to install / replace a fence?
12. Do I need a permit to build a shed?
13. Do I need a permit to pour a patio or build a deck?
14. Is a permit required for a pool (above / in ground), hot tub, or spa?

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1. How can I find out if my property is within the City Limits?
2. How do I know if my house is in the floodplain?
3. What is a plat?
4. When is a plat not required?
5. How do I get a plat prepared?
6. What is the Unified Development Code (UDC)?
7. Where do I find land use regulations?
8. What construction codes are currently enforced in Cibolo?
9. Where and how do I apply for a Site Development Permit?
10. Where can I find applicable fees for a Civil Site Plan submittal?
11. Does the City charge Impact Fees, if so where can I find information?
12. Where do I find the requirements of a Civil Site Plan submittal and Civil Plan Set?
13. Does the City have a Request for Review Form for applicable Utilities and which party should submit for Site Plan approval?
14. What is the typical review time of the Civil Plan Phase of a Site Plan?
15. Where can I find site signage information?
16. If the design is unable to meet all Development and/or Building codes, what are my options?
17. Do you have a list of common plan review discrepancies?

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1. Do I need a permit for a garage sale?
2. Do I need a permit to replace my roof?
3. Can I obtain a permit and hire a contractor to complete the work?
4. Do I need a permit to install / replace a fence?
5. Do I need a permit to build a shed in my backyard?
6. Do I need a permit to pour a patio or build a deck in my backyard?
7. Is a permit required for a pool (above / in ground), hot tub, or spa?
8. Do I need a permit for minor work in my home?
9. How long does the review process take for a permit?
10. What are the inspection times?
11. What if I start work without a permit?
12. If I need emergency work done on the weekend or after business hours, do I need to wait until a permit can be obtained?

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1. Who do I contact to find out how to develop my property?
2. What is the Unified Development Code (UDC)?
3. Where do I find land use regulations?
4. Where can I find applicable fees for a Plat submittal?
5. Where do I find the requirements of a complete Plat submittal?
6. Are there instances in which platting is not required?
7. What is the typical review time of my submitted subdivision Plat?
8. Who is qualified to prepare my required Plat and is there a list of Engineers and Surveyors the City uses?
9. How should I request a new address for new construction development?
10. Is there a pre-application process prior to the official submittal for my project?
11. Who issues “official” addresses in the city of Cibolo limits and within the ETJ?
12. Does the city of Cibolo have a tree preservation ordinance?

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1. How do I contact a city/county department?
2. Where can I find the answers to my frequently asked questions?
3. How do I report a street light in need of repair?

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1. What is Zoning?
2. How can I get more information about the City of Cibolo Zoning process?
3. How can I find out if my property is within the City Limits?
4. How do I know if my house is in the floodplain?
5. What is a plat?
6. When is a plat not required?
7. How do I get a plat prepared?

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1. How do I request speed humps or traffic calming for my neighborhood.
2. How can I pay my traffic citation?
3. Why can't I have a lower speed limit in my neighborhood?
4. Do I have to register my alarm with the Police Department?
5. I collect police department patches. Can I get one from Cibolo?
6. Can I get a person's criminal history?
7. How can I renew my Texas driver's license?
8. How can I renew my vehicle registration?
9. Does the Police Department offer fingerprinting services?
10. Where can I get a copy of a police report?
11. What is the House Watch Program?
12. What hours is the police station open?
13. How can I file a complaint on a police officer?

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1. How do I file a complaint?
2. What is the law regarding making a complaint on a police officer?
3. What does the Department do with a complaint?
4. How are cases closed?
5. What happens when a complaint is sustained?
6. How are the people involved notified?

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1. If my neighborhood has a sign posted at the entrance to our neighborhood does this mean soliciting is prohibited?
2. I have a no soliciting sign posted at the entry to my home. Is this enforceable?

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1. How do I apply for service?
2. Where do I go to set up service?
3. Is there a deposit required to start service?
4. Can my deposit be waived?
5. How do I discontinue utility service?
6. Can I pay my utility bill online?
7. What can I do if I am unable to pay my utility bill by the due date?
8. What can I recycle?
9. Who do I contact about missed garbage or bulk pick up?
10. How can I get reconnected after normal business hours?

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1. Who makes up your wastewater division?
2. What does the wastewater division do?
3. What is a lift station?
4. How is the wastewater treated?

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1. Who makes up your water division?
2. How do we maintain water quality?
3. Where does our water come from?
4. How do we get the water to your home?