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1. Who do I call?
2. Is overnight parking allowed?
3. Who takes care of the trees in the parkway?
4. When is brush picked up by the city?
5. How does the snow removal process work? Are there parking restrictions?
6. When are fire hydrants flushed?
7. Does the city have watering restrictions?
8. Does the city require me to purchase vehicle stickers?
9. Am I required to license my pets?
10. How much does it cost for commercial electricity, water, and sewer services?
11. How much does it cost for residential electricity, water, and sewer services?
12. Can I pay my utility bill electronically?
13. Can I view my Utility Bill online?

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1. How are code violations discovered?
2. How do I notify the city about a possible code violation?
3. What is the procedure for following up on possible code violations?
4. What penalties results from code violations?

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1. What if I have a concern about the drainage of my lot?
2. What is erosion control and when is it required?

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1. What time should my trash be out?
2. What is the largest can size I can use?
3. Do I need to separate my recyclables?
4. How can I dispose of large items or construction debris?
5. Is there a limit on the amount of recyclables that can be placed out each week for collection?
6. How can I dispose of white goods or appliances?
7. How can I dispose of an old toilet?
8. What can I do with cans of old paint?
9. Are Styrofoam and packing peanuts recyclable?
10. How can I dispose of old carpet or wood?
11. Why is my refuse and recycling put together in the truck?
12. Do I need to rinse containers and remove labels? What about pizza boxes?
13. How can I recycle batteries?

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1. What is an easement?
2. What is a right-of-way?
3. My mortgage lender says I need flood insurance, how is this need determined?
4. What is the 100-year floodplain?

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1. When are engineering inspections required?
2. When are permits required?

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1. What aspects of the City Code is the Community Development Department responsible for enforcing?
2. What is zoning?
3. What is my property zoned? What regulations must I follow?
4. Is my property conforming or non-conforming? What does this mean?
5. I own a business and would like to display a temporary sign: do I need a permit?
6. What is annexation?
7. Is my property in the City of Batavia?
8. What are TIF Districts?
9. Is my property in a TIF District?

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1. How do I obtain an overnight parking permit?
2. I received an overnight parking ticket. How would I know I couldn't park on the street?
3. How do I obtain a copy of a police report?
4. Where/How do I pay my ordinance ticket?
5. How do I pay a traffic ticket?
6. How do I check the status of my traffic ticket?
7. Do I need a permit for a Block Party?
8. Does the police department do fingerprinting?
9. What method of payment do you accept?
10. What's the status of my case?
11. Is there an ordinance regarding noise?
12. What time is curfew in Batavia?

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1. Who is responsible for home maintenance?
2. Why should you do regular home maintenance?
3. What is considered home maintenance?
4. What is involved in home repair?
5. How often should you do maintenance and repairs?
6. Who should do the maintenance and repairs?

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1. What streets will be worked on during this year's Street Program?
2. How are street projects funded?
3. I have a concern about traffic in my neighborhood, can a stop sign be installed?
4. Where can I find a map of Batavia?

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1. What is wrong with flushing medications down the toilet?
2. How does medication get into our water?
3. How does medication in the water affect me and the environment?
4. Is it okay for me to throw medication in the trash?
5. Where can I go to drop off my medications?
6. Why is it limited to only residents of Batavia?
7. What if I don’t live in Batavia or am not eligible to participate?
8. What medicine is not accepted?
9. How do I dispose of inhalers?
10. How do I dispose of needles?
11. Can I just bring medications back to my local pharmacy?
12. What happens to the medications after I drop them off? Is the disposal environmentally safe?

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1. Who owns and operates the Wastewater Treatment Facility and Collection System?
2. How can you be sure the Wastewater Treatment Facility is doing its job?
3. Why can't I pipe my sump pump into my sanitary drain?
4. Sewage is backing up in my basement, what should I do?
5. How can I prevent future sewer backups?
6. It smells like sewer gas in my basement, what should I do?

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1. Why are there water regulations?
2. Who do the regulations apply to?
3. When can I water my lawn?
4. What does odd / even mean?
5. Can I install sod or seed any time?
6. When can I fill my swimming pool?
7. What is the fine for not following the regulations?
8. Shouldn’t I receive a warning for a violation before I am issued a citation?
9. Can I receive a citation if my children are playing in the sprinkler?
10. If my automatic sprinkling system malfunctions is a citation still warranted?
11. If my builder, contractor or landscaper tells me I have to water my newly laid sod or seed every day for 2 or 3 weeks, does that exclude me from a citation?

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1. Where does the city’s water come from?
2. Does Batavia’s water meet all of the federal and state EPA drinking water standards?
3. What is Batavia’s water hardness? Do I need a water softener?
4. Batavia charges for water per 100 cubic feet.; how much is 100 cubic feet?
5. How do you get the water readings every month?
6. Is it beneficial to get a home filtration system?
7. What would cause my water to smell?
8. What would cause a sewer gas smell to come from my drain?
9. What would cause low water pressure?
10. Is there lead in our water?
11. Why does the city require me to get my lawn irrigation system inspected each year?