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1. What is the tax rate and ratio?
2. How do I get a copy of my assessment notice?
3. How can I reduce my taxes without appealing my tax assessment?
4. How do I appeal my assessment?
5. Test

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1. I have provided goods or services to the City of Trenton; what is the status of my payment?

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1. What steps do I need to take in order to conduct business with the City of Trenton?
2. After I complete and send in my application, what happens next?
3. What are quotations?
4. What are formal bids?
5. What are Requests For Proposals (RFPs) ?
6. If I have a question on how to complete any of the above solicitation processes, who can I call?
7. When can I make a delivery of my product or service?
8. What about payment?
9. How long will it take after I send in my voucher to get paid?
10. What types of products or services does the City of Trenton utilize?

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1. The fire department recently responded to a small fire in my house, where can I pick up a copy of the fire report?
2. I believe I have a fire hazard in my home but my landlord will not do anything, who can I talk to about getting it inspected?
3. What is the single most important thing I can do to protect my family from fire?
4. Where do I get smoke detectors?
5. I would like to become a Trenton Firefighter, how do I apply?

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1. Where can I find Planning Board agenda(s), minutes, and a list of all cases before the board?
2. Where can I access Planning Board application forms and checklists?
3. How do I buy property owned by the City of Trenton?
4. How can I found out about Affordable homeownership opportunities currently available in Trenton?
5. Where can I view maps?
6. How can I view Geographic Information System (GIS) data?

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1. How does one set up an appointment?

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1. Can the buyer of a property complete an application for a Certificate of Housing Code Compliance?
2. How does one obtain a Residential Certificate of Housing Code Compliance?
3. How long is the Certificate of Housing Code Compliance valid?
4. Is it possible to fax the application to the Department of Inspections?
5. Must a commercial property be inspected prior to the transfer of ownership?
6. What is the requirement for transferring ownership of a property?

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1. Am I exempted because I’ve had a DCA inspection?
2. How does one obtain a historical permit?
3. How long does it take for plan review to be completed?
4. How many sets of architectural plans must be submitted for compliance with the building code?
5. I am a tenant. Can I schedule the inspection or do I need to have the owner of the property call?
6. I am the owner of the property but I currently live there. Do I still need an inspection?
7. I have a question not listed on this list. Who can I call?
8. My property is unoccupied. Do I still need an inspection?
9. What building tasks require permits?
10. What happens if any plan is denied?
11. Where can I read the City Ordinances?
12. Why do I need the inspection?
13. Will I need to get heater and chimney certifications?

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1. How does one arrange a reintroduction of service?
2. What electrical tasks require permits?

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1. What fire tasks require permits?

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1. Can a citizen request a copy of his or her case?
2. How can one find out the status of a case?
3. How long should a complainant wait to call the inspector?
4. How many people can live in a property?
5. How should one address a housing problem?
6. What are the penalties associated with violating city housing codes?
7. What happens if a court appearance is not made when required?

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1. How does one test piping (gas, drainage, water)?
2. What is the minimum depth for water and sewer connections?
3. What is the standard temperature for hot water?
4. What plumbing tasks requires a permit?
5. What tasks require backflow preventers?

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1. Are tenants responsible for providing their own Smoke Detectors or Carbon Monoxide Detector in rental properties?
2. Before moving into a rental property, should an inspection be completed?
3. How does one license a rental property?
4. How is a landlord notified that there is a violation?
5. Must a landlord be licensed in order to rent a property?
6. What are a tenant’s responsibilities?
7. What happens if a landlord does not do the required work?
8. What should one expect to find when moving into a rental unit?
9. Who is responsible for heat and utilities?

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1. How can one tell if a scale has been approved?
2. How does the City ensure that citizens receive their money’s worth when buying items like meat, milk and gasoline?
3. What are the consequences of using an incorrect scale in a business establishment (as a means to charge consumers)?

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1. How does one obtain a business license?
2. What zoning task(s) require permits?

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1. How do I dispute a parking ticket?
2. What do I do if I dispute a ruling by the Judge?
3. What do I do if I have an emergency and cannot make my court date?
4. What do I do if I need an interpreter?
5. What time does court begin?
6. Who do I call if I have a complaint about customer service at the court?
7. Who do I call to check my court date?
8. I missed my court date, what can I do?
9. Where do I go to file a complaint?
10. I filed a complaint and I'd like to know how I can have the charges dropped?
11. Where do I go to get a copy of a police report?
12. What is the price of my ticket?
13. My case is scheduled for court today, how can I get it postponed?
14. I have a ticket but no other information relating to the ticket, can you help me?
15. Did anyone sign a citizen complaint against me?
16. How do I reach the Office of the Municipal Prosecutor?

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1. How can I obtain a residential or visitor's parking permit?
2. How do I pay a parking ticket?
3. What are the requirements for handicapped parking permits and signs?
4. Where can I find free parking within the Trenton Downtown Commons area?
5. Where can I find free parking within the Trenton Downtown Commons area?

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1. How do I get a police or accident report?
2. How do I get fingerprinted?
3. What is ComStat?
4. Can report information confidentially?

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1. What is recycling?
2. Why should I recycle?
3. Why not recycle everything?
4. How do I know what items can be recycled?
5. How do I dispose of leaves and grass clippings from my property?
6. How can I obtain a recycling container?
7. How do I dispose of large household items such as appliances or old furniture?
8. When are trash collection pickups?
9. How can I get help cleaning up my block/street?

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1. How do I get a street sign repaired after it has been vandalized?
2. The streetlight is out or in default, whom do I contact?

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1. What is a Tax Sale?
2. Can I make partial payments prior to the tax sale?
3. How do I pay the lien after the sale?
4. Can I lose my house?

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1. Who can receive a record?
2. What will I need in order to get this record?

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1. Who can apply for an affidavit of domestic partnership?
2. What are the documents required to apply for a domestic partnership?
3. How much does a domestic partnership cost?
4. Will I need to set up an appointment to apply for the domestic partnership affidavit?
5. How can I reach a representative from the office?

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1. Who is authorized to receive a certified copy of a birth certificate?
2. Can I authorize another person to obtain a certified copy of a birth certificate?
3. Where can I get a certified copy of a birth certificate?
4. What will I need to do to obtain a certified copy of a birth certificate by mail?
5. How much does a certified copy of a birth certificate cost?
6. How can I reach a representative from the office?

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1. Who is authorized to receive a certified copy of a death certificate?
2. Can I authorize another person to obtain a certified copy of a death certificate?
3. Where can I get a certified copy of a death certificate?
4. What will I need to do to obtain a certified copy of a death certificate by mail?
5. How much does a certified copy of a death certificate cost?
6. How can I reach a representative from the office?

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1. When do I need to license my pet?
2. Do I have to register my dog every year?
3. How much does a license for my dog cost?
4. What are your office hours?
5. How can I reach a representative from the office?

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1. Who is authorized to receive a certified copy of a domestic partnership certificate?
2. Can I authorize another person to obtain a certified copy of a domestic partnership certificate?
3. Where can I get a certified copy of a domestic partnership certificate?
4. What will I need to do to obtain a certified copy of a domestic partnership certificate by mail?
5. How much does a certified copy of a domestic partnership certificate cost?
6. How can I reach a representative from the office?

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1. Where can I apply for a marriage or civil union license?
2. What are the documents required to apply for a marriage license or civil union license?
3. How much does a marriage or civil union license cost?
4. Will I need to set up an appointment to apply for a marriage or civil union license?
5. How can I reach a representative from the office?

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1. Who is authorized to receive a certified copy of a marriage or civil union certificate?
2. Can I authorize another person to obtain a certified copy of a marriage or civil union certificate?
3. Where can I get a certified copy of a marriage or civil union record?
4. What will I need to do to obtain a certified copy of a marriage or civil union certificate by mail?
5. How much does a certified copy of a marriage or civil union certificate cost?
6. How can I reach a representative from the office?

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1. How do I register to vote?
2. What are the qualifications to vote?
3. What is a Mail-in Ballot?
4. How do I obtain a mail-in ballot?
5. What are the qualifications and procedures to receive a mail-in ballot?
6. How can I find my polling location?
7. How do I obtain an absentee ballot?
8. What are the qualifications to receive an absentee ballot?
9. What is an absentee ballot?

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1. How do I know if an employee is from your company?
2. How do I pay my water bill?
3. Why was my water shut off?
4. What do I do if my landlord stops making water payments?
5. Why is my bill estimated? Can I schedule an actual reading?
6. Are there penalties for late payments?
7. How can I receive a discount on my water bill?
8. Can I delay my water from being shut off due a medical condition?
9. How do I get my water turned on/off?
10. If I decide to sell my property, how do I get a final bill? What if I have tenant moving and want to give him or her a final bill?
11. Restoration of Service to a Vacant Property?
12. Where can I get additional water information?
13. Where do I call after hours for an emergency issue with my water?
14. What causes water to be discolored?
15. What should I do if my water is discolored?
16. Why fluoridate the water?
17. How does water fluoridation prevent tooth decay?
18. What is the cause and solution of rusty or strong-smelling water?
19. Why does my water smell like bleach / chlorine?
20. How can I protect my pipes in the winter?
21. What do I do if I experience low water pressure?
22. Who can I call to report illegal discharge to City sewers, streams or rivers?
23. Who should I call if I am experiencing a sewer backup?
24. What can property owners do to prevent sewer backups?
25. What can property owners do to prevent sewer odors?
26. Where can I find out about buried pipelines, gas lines, or power lines before I excavate or dig on my property?
27. What steps do I take to have a new meter installed?
28. How can I tell if my water meter is damaged?
29. How do I read my meter?
30. How does radio meter reading work?