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1. How much does a Building Permit cost?
2. Will my contractor obtain the permit?
3. How do I find out if my contractor is licensed?
4. What else should I ask a proposed contractor about?
5. Is the contractor required to get any other permits?
6. What happens if I get caught doing work without a building permit?

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1. What is an Business Tax Receipt (aka Occupational License?)
2. How to apply for a Business Tax Receipt?
3. What is the cost of a Business Tax Receipt?
4. Where can I obtain an application for an Business Tax Receipt?
5. What information will be required?
6. Where are the city's licensing requirements and license fees noted in the city's rules?

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1. Is there a Notary at City Hall?
2. How do I make a public records request?
3. How can we get a marriage license?
4. How do I obtain a copy of a birth or death certificate?
5. How do I get a Declaration of Domicile?
6. How do I find out who owns a piece of property?
7. How do I get a fishing license?
8. What electoral and judicial districts include Cocoa Beach?
9. Do Cocoa Beach City Commissioners run at large city wide or by district?
10. How do I get an absentee ballot?
11. I recently moved, how do I change my voter registration card?
12. I recently changed name, how can I change my voter registration card?
13. How do I apply for a political sign.

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1. How are the Code Enforcement Officers notified of violations?
2. What are common code violation?
3. Will Code Enforcement take action in a property rights dispute?
4. How are complicated code enforcement violations handled?

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1. What is a Community Redevelopment Area or District?
2. What is a Community Redevelopment Agency?
3. Why create a CRA?
4. When and where does the Cocoa Beach ’s Community Redevelopment Area Board meet?
5. Where is Cocoa Beach ’s Community Redevelopment Area or CRA district?
6. What is a Community Redevelopment Plan?
7. What are Community Redevelopment Trust Funds, Tax Increments, and Tax Increment Financing (TIF)?

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1. Who do I contact to fix the traffic sign on my street?
2. The streetlights are out on my street - who should I contact?
3. Who do I call for utility line locations?
4. The flag at one of the public properties has been torn by the wind - who should I notify?
5. The sanitation truck did not pick-up my trash - what should I do?
6. Who to I contact regarding an unattended dog roaming around my neighborhood?
7. While walking on the beach I noticed some turtle nests that may be in danger. Who should I notify?
8. Who do I contact if there are dead marine mammals on the beach?
9. The recent rain flooded my street, I think the storm drain is blocked. Who should I contact?
10. The dune crossover was damaged by heavy surf. Who needs to be notified to get repairs going?
11. Who do I call regarding the trimming of vegetation along the beach/dune?
12. Heavy rain brought floating debris to the canal behind my home. Is there a department in the city that handles these situations?
13. Does the city have maps of the city waterways?
14. What are the hours of operation of the Brevard County Landfill (dump)?

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1. How much does a Building Permit cost?
2. Will my contractor obtain the permit?
3. How do I find out if my contractor is licensed?
4. What else should I ask a proposed contractor about?
5. Is the contractor required to get any other permits?

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1. Is there a Notary at City Hall?
2. Who do I call regarding the trimming of vegetation along the beach/dune?
3. What are the hours of operation of the Brevard County Landfill (dump)?
4. Does the sanitation truck pick up and cart away heavy household items such as couches and appliances?

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1. Can I have fireworks on the beach or in public parks?
2. What are the current Fire Safety Inspection Fees?
3. Can I burn rubbish, trash or debris outdoors on my property?
4. Can I have a campfire on the beach?
5. Where can I have my fire extinguisher filled?
6. My smoke detector chirps occasionally, what is wrong?
7. My smoke detector goes off for no reason, but only for a few seconds, what can be wrong?

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1. Do I need a permit to hold a garage sale?
2. Why does the city require a permit?
3. What constitutes a garage sale?
4. How much does the garage sale permit cost?
5. What do I do with the permit?
6. For what length of time can a garage sale be held?
7. How many garage sales can I hold a year?
8. What are my responsibilities for holding a garage sale?

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1. What if I have a question about the status of my case?
2. How can I get a copy of a police report?
3. Do you provide fingerprinting and/or specialized fingerprinting services?
4. Where do I go to pay my traffic citation?

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1. Who do I contact to fix the traffic sign on my street?
2. The streetlights are out on my street - who should I contact?
3. Who do I call for utility line locations?
4. The flag at one of the public properties has been torn by the wind - who should I notify?
5. Who to I contact regarding an unattended dog roaming around my neighborhood?
6. While walking on the beach, I noticed some turtle nests that may be in danger. Who should I notify?
7. Who do I contact if there is dead marine mammals on the beach?
8. The recent rain floods my street. I think the storm drain is blocked. Who should I contact?
9. The dune crossover was damaged by heavy surf. Who needs to be notified to get repairs going?
10. Who do I call regarding the trimming of vegetation along the beach/dune?
11. A recent heavy rain brought floating debris to the canal behind my home. Is there a department in the city that handles these situations?
12. Does the city have maps of the city waterways?

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1. Who sets the rules of the Reclaimed Water System?
2. What are the hook-up device specifications?
3. What are the conditions for use?

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1. How do I report a pollutant discharge violation?
2. Am I in a flood zone?
3. How is storm runoff treated?
4. What are the laws regulating the discharge of stormwater?
5. How much runoff can there possibly be from Cocoa Beach?
6. Can we ever stop all the runoff into our waters?
7. Why is dredging considered a stormwater activity?
8. What is muck?
9. What are those openings in the curb along roads?
10. Are any more manatees going to be stuck in drainage pipes?

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1. Will my taxes rise as a result of creating a CRA?
2. What type of redevelopment activities will happen in the CRA districts?
3. How does the CRA Process Work?
4. What is the time frame for seeing change?
5. What is the governance structure of the CRA districts?

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1. Does the sanitation truck pick up and cart away heavy household items such as couches and appliances?
2. What are the hours of operation of the Brevard County Landfill (dump)?
3. The sanitation truck did not pick-up my trash - what should I do?

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1. Where should I put my yard waste to have it picked up?
2. Can I leave my grass clippings in the street or wash them into the storm drain?
3. I hired a contractor to trim my trees - should the contractor take the debris away?
4. I placed a large pile of yard debris next to the curb but the truck did not pick it up - can you tell me why?
5. Who should I call if my yard waste is not picked up as scheduled?