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1. When am I required to have a permit?
2. Why do I need a building permit?
3. When is a permit not required?
4. Who can apply for a permit?
5. Can I apply for the permit for the contractor?
6. Is there a time limit or expiration date on permits?
7. Can I apply for a permit on-line?
8. Is a dumpster allowed?
9. Do I need a permit for a concrete patio?

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1. Is the Civic Center open on holidays?
2. Can I bring in my own food or do I need to use a caterer?
3. Can I rent the kitchen if I don’t have a caterer?
4. Can we serve wine and beer?
5. Can we serve hard liquor?
6. What does the $300 fee for serving alcohol cover?
7. Can we bring in glitter for decorations?
8. Can we bring in glitter/confetti/rice/birdseed to toss over the happy couple?
9. Can we use candles to decorate?
10. Can we have a DJ?
11. Can we have a band?
12. Can we tape or tack banners and other decorations to the walls?
13. Can we decorate the night before our event?
14. Can we have access to the space earlier to decorate?
15. Can we have a fire pit outside?
16. Can we decorate with balloons?
17. Do we have to vacuum after our event?
18. Do we need to take our trash home with us?
19. Can we have a casino fundraiser in the Civic Center?
20. Can we have a stage?
21. Are E-cigarettes allowed in the Civic Center?
22. Are guns permitted in the Civic Center?
23. What is your refund policy?
24. What if I have to cancel my event?
25. Can I hold a craft sale at the Civic Center?
26. Is there a discount for non-profits?
27. Is there a discount for residents of Coon Rapids?
28. Is there a discount for student athletic groups?
29. Can I hang decorations from the ceiling?
30. Can I bring and use my own decorations?

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1. How do I contact CTN?
2. Where are you located?
3. What are your hours of operation?
4. Where can your channels be seen?
5. How do I order a copy of a program that I saw on CTN?
6. Can I get CTN programming on Dish or Direct TV?
7. Do you offer public access?
8. Where can I turn in cable equipment or pay my bill?
9. How is CTN funded?
10. How do I submit an item for your community calendar?

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1. How do I locate a site for my business in Coon Rapids?
2. Does my business need a city license or permit?
3. Can I operate a business from my home in Coon Rapids?
4. Where can I receive assistance with financing, writing a business plan, or finding employees?

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1. Who is eligible?
2. Are election judges paid?
3. How are election judges selected?
4. How are election judges trained?
5. How can I become an election judge?

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1. What times will construction work take place?
2. When do I have to pay off an assessment?
3. Will road construction affect my underground sprinkler system?
4. Where is the best place to park during construction on my road?
5. Will my mailbox be impacted?
6. Will my mail delivery or garbage pickup be interrupted?
7. Will this project affect the trees or landscaping in my front or side yard?
8. How will the City reestablish my yard after construction?
9. How are curb replacements determined?
10. How are driveway apron replacements determined?
11. Will the location or width of my driveway be modified?
12. Can I have my entire driveway replaced or repaved as part of the project?
13. What if I am having an event such as a graduation party during construction?
14. Who do I contact if I have questions during construction?
15. Will my water need to be shut off?

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1. Can I have a fire in my backyard?
2. Are there rules about using a grill on a deck if you live in an apartment building or townhome?
3. Where can I have my fire extinguisher recharged?
4. Can I schedule a tour of one of the Fire Stations?
5. Is there help available for child car seat installation?
6. Where are the fire stations located?
7. How can I safely dispose of expired prescription medications?

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1. When is the County compost site open?
2. Is there a landfill for garbage?
3. Where can I recycle appliances?
4. What else can I recycle?

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1. How do I learn about youth sports or programming?
2. Is there a curfew in Coon Rapids?
3. Are there skateboard parks?
4. Is there a place for teens to gather?

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1. How do I obtain or renew a permit to purchase a handgun?
2. Is there a fee?
3. How long does the process take?
4. Can you mail the permit to me?
5. Do I have to obtain a permit to purchase in order to buy a long gun?
6. What will happen if my permit is denied?

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1. What is the homestead market value exclusion?
2. What is the benefit of the homestead market exclusion?
3. How do I qualify for the homestead market value exclusion?
4. Is the amount of the homestead market value exclusion the same amount on all properties?
5. What will happen if I sell or move out of my home? Do I need to tell the Assessor?
6. Is there anything else I should know about homestead?

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1. How do I file a complaint about junk in someone’s yard, long grass, temporary signs in the boulevards, inoperable vehicles, or any other neighborhood nuisance?
2. How do I obtain a Rental License?
3. How do I report a vacant property?
4. How do I apply for a home improvement loan?
5. How do I apply for rent assistance?
6. When do I need a building permit?
7. How do I get water turned back on at a property?
8. How can I get help paying my utility bills?

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1. How do I learn about employment opportunities?
2. When do I submit an employment application?
3. How do I apply for an open position?
4. May I apply for more than one position?
5. Can I submit a resume instead of completing a City application?
6. The job I’m interested in isn’t listed. Can I still complete an application?
7. How do I determine if I qualify for a particular job?
8. I am a veteran. How do I apply for veteran’s preference?
9. When are completed applications due?
10. How does Human Resources determine if I qualify for the job?
11. How often are new jobs posted?
12. If I apply and am not hired for a position, will I need to reapply for future openings?
13. When will I be contacted?
14. I saw a job opening online but did not apply. Now the listing is not online. Am I still able to apply?
15. I’m interested in a Community Service Officer position. What qualifications do I need?
16. What qualifications do I need to apply for a Police Officer position?
17. How can I become a Coon Rapids Firefighter?

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1. What type of licenses does Coon Rapids issue?
2. Do I need a permit for home improvements?
3. Do I need a license to operate rental housing?

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1. What type of government is Coon Rapids?
2. Where is the City Center located?
3. What are City Hall hours?
4. When does the City Council meet?

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1. Where can I change or renew my driver's license?
2. How do I register to vote?
3. Where can I go to file a homestead application for my property?
4. Are there local cable television channels?
5. Is there a local paper?
6. Is there a library in Coon Rapids?
7. Is there a dog park nearby?

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1. What is Night to Unite?
2. When is the time and date of the annual Night to Unite?
3. Why did we change the name of the program?
4. What are the benefits of the name change?

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1. Can I park on the wrong side of the street?
2. When is parking prohibited?
3. What are the rules about parking during snow fall?
4. Can a large tractor or mobile home park on the street?
5. Can I park my for sale vehicle on the street?

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1. Are visitors allowed to feed ducks or other animals in city parks?
2. Is there a golf course in Coon Rapids?
3. Is there indoor ice available in Coon Rapids?
4. How do I sign up for adult softball?
5. Are there regional parks?
6. Are visitors allowed to smoke in city parks?
7. What other general rules should I know about Coon Rapids parks?

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1. How do I obtain a copy of a police or accident report?
2. Where can I get fingerprinting services?
3. What do I do if I lost my pet?
4. What do I do if I have a noise, barking dog or neighbor complaint?
5. What do I do if I am a victim of domestic violence?
6. How do I commend an officer's good work or file a complaint?
7. How do I get my property returned to me?
8. How do I get my car out of the impound lot?
9. Where can I obtain a background check on myself or a copy of my driving record?
10. How can I ask for a "Letter of Good Standing" from the Police Department?
11. Where can I dispose of unwanted prescription drugs?
12. How do I pay for a vehicle lock-out service?
13. How do I pay a citation?
14. Where can I get my car seat checked to see if it is installed properly?
15. How do I arrange for a tour of the police department?
16. How do I arrange for an officer to come and speak to my group?
17. How do I hire an off-duty officer to work at my event?

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1. Who do I call in the event of a sewer backup?
2. My street light is out, how do I report it?
3. Where can I dispose of tree branches, grass clippings or leaves?

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1. Do I have to be a resident of Coon Rapids to use your recycling center?
2. I live in another county that does not offer some of your services. Can we come to your site in Coon Rapids?
3. I have some old furniture that is not able to be donated. What are my options? Can I bring it to your site?

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1. How many vehicles are allowed at a residence?
2. Is parking allowed on grass?
3. Where can garage or rummage sale signs be placed?
4. What can I store outside?
5. Are there parking restrictions?
6. Are there watering restrictions?
7. What should I do if I have a vacant house on my block?
8. What are the mowing requirements in Coon Rapids?
9. Can I rake my leaves and grass into the street?
10. There is a dog (or cat) running loose in my neighborhood. What should I do?

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1. Do you have to be a member to participate?
2. Do you have to be a Coon Rapids resident to participate?
3. How old do you have to be to participate?
4. What kinds of activities are available?
5. Are reservations required for the dining program?
6. Are there any special services provided?
7. Where is Coon Rapids Senior Services located?
8. Does Senior Services provide transportation?
9. Do you have a Chores & More program?
10. Do you have a Senior Companion Program?
11. How can I receive your "Voice of Experience" senior newsletter?

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1. Who do I call about the condition of my street?
2. Where can I dispose of tree branches, grass clippings, or leaves?
3. My street light is out. Where do I report it?
4. How do I report a pothole?
5. When does the City sweep streets?
6. My street is going to be reconstructed. What does this mean and where can I find out more information?

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1. What purpose will this tree serve?
2. Is the species appropriate for your area?
3. How big will it get?
4. Does it have any particular ornamental value such as leaf color or flowers and fruits?
5. Does it have any particular insect, disease, or other problem that may reduce its usefulness?
6. How common is this species in your neighborhood or town?
7. Is the tree evergreen or deciduous?
8. My boulevard tree needs trimming. What do I do?

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1. Who do I call in the event of a sewer line backup?
2. My water meter is in need of repair. Who do I call?
3. Does Coon Rapids have summer watering restrictions?
4. When and why are the fire hydrants flushed?
5. I have no water, what do I do?
6. I have low water pressure, what do I do?
7. I’m doing yard work and need to know where underground utilities are located. How do I obtain this information?
8. I'm installing a water softener. What information do I need?

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1. eUtilityBilling - What is it?
2. What is eBill?
3. What forms of payment does the City accept for Utility Bills?
4. eUtilityBilling - Do I have to enter an email address to make a payment?
5. eUtilityBilling - Do I need to register to pay a bill?
6. eUtilityBilling - Can I schedule payments?
7. eUtilityBilling - Can I change a scheduled payment?