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1. How do I get a burning permit?
2. What are the allowable construction hours?
3. Is my contractor licensed to work in the city?
4. How do I get a blasting permit?
5. How do I get permission to place construction dumspter in street right of way?
6. How do I get "No Parking" signs for street?
7. Is there a noise ordinance?
8. Am I allowed to block sidewalk for construction?
9. How do I repair a sidewalk?
10. Is there a temporary street closure policy?
11. How do I plant a tree in public right of way or on city property?

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1. What is a containment lab?
2. What do the Bio-safety level designations mean?
3. What Containment labs operate in Frederick County?
4. What is the National Interagency Biodefense Campus (NIBC)?
5. What disease-causing organisms do the labs in Frederick County work on?
6. What is a select agent and how are they controlled?
7. Do the labs in Frederick County conduct research on ‘weaponized’ pathogens and/or conduct classified research?
8. Why would any laboratory choose to work with select agents?
9. Who operates the labs?
10. Where are the BSL-3 and BSL-4 containment labs located in Frederick County?
11. Why are these labs in Frederick County and not somewhere else?
12. What are the potential ways for microbes to escape from a lab, and how do the labs prevent this from happening?
13. What agencies oversee operations to ensure safety?
14. How often are the labs inspected?
15. How did the presentations at the CLCAC Meeting by Fire/Rescue, Emergency Management and Health Services personnel relate to the mission of the CLCAC regarding public health and safety of the community
16. What is the time-line for Fort Detrick Officials to notify Frederick County first-responders when there is an abnormal event or incident on the Fort Detrick campus?
17. What is the first responder’s plan for notification and potential evacuation when a Ft Detrick notification reports the release of infectious material, toxin, contaminated animal or specimen
18. What are the notification procedures in the event of a release of an infectious material(s) or toxin or contaminated animal or specimen (“materials) at a Fort Detrick facility?
19. Is there a permanent real-time meteorological monitoring station on the Fort Detrick campus which supports an abnormal event or incident on the Fort Detrick campus?
20. What is the difference between biological material and nuclear material?

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1. What is the maximum height that I can allow my grass to grow?
2. How many yard sales are allowed in a year?
3. Can I store an unlicensed vehicle on my land?
4. Can I post yard sale signs on traffic control devices and light poles?
5. When do I have to remove snow and ice?
6. Who is responsible for trimming trees and shrubs that hang into or over a roadway or sidewalk?
7. Can I operate a business from my home?
8. Are permits required for minor repairs and maintenance on my home?
9. Am I allowed to park my vehicles on my lawn?
10. Can Basketball hoops be placed in the street as long as they do not obstruct traffic?
11. Is my Landlord required to provide heat?
12. Can my landlord retaliate against me for reporting problems with my rental unit?
13. When is a home considered Overcrowded?

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1. How will applications be accepted?
2. If my grant is approved, when and how do I receive the funds?
3. Can I apply for both a grant for a one-time capital item and/or a recurring program/event?
4. Can my grant request be partially funded?
5. If I apply for a grant and it is not awarded, will feedback be provided?

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1. How do I register to vote?
2. How do I serve as an election judge?
3. How do I change my name, address, or party affiliation on my voter registration?
4. How do I open an campaign finance entity?
5. How do I find my polling place?
6. How do I read the City's Election Law?

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1. Do I need a Public Works Agreement?
2. How do I get a copy of my plat?
3. Do I need a Grading / Public Improvements Permit?
4. How do I obtain a map of The City of Frederick?

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1. Is there a registration fee for the city?
2. Do I need to renew my alarm system annually?
3. Is there a fee to renew my registration?
4. What do I need to do if I no longer have an alarm system installed in my home or I am moving?
5. Contact the False Alarm Coordinator to have you alarm registration closed.
6. Are there any resources to help with my decision on what alarm company to chose?
7. Is there a way to register online?
8. What types of payment does the police department accept?

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1. What is the process for applying for positions and where can I get an official application?
2. When will I find out the results of my application?

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1. Can the City Attorney provide legal advice or represent me?
2. How do I serve subpoenas or other legal documents on the City?
3. How do I obtain information on my pending court case?
4. How do I contact the Public Defender?
5. How do I contact the State’s Attorney?
6. How do I obtain help with a landlord/tenant issue?
7. How do I file a Consumer Complaint?

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1. What are the locations of the parking garages and municipal lots?
2. What are the fees for parking garages and municipal lots?
3. How do I obtain a "No Parking" sign, and is there a cost?
4. Can any resident obtain a "Residential Parking Permit" and is there a cost? Does a "Residential Parking Permit" allow parking anywhere in the city?
5. What is the "Park and Shop" program?
6. What is the "Courtesy Parking" program?
7. I should not have gotten this citation. Can the police void it?
8. How do I pay my fines?
9. I requested that my citation be reviewed and was unsatisfied with the results or I want to request a trial date to have a hearing on the merits.
10. I paid my fines. Why am I still getting delinquent notices?
11. What if I ignore the notice or fail to pay my fines?
12. What is a "scofflaw"?
13. What happens if a vehicle is abandoned?
14. Are there special reserved parking spaces?
15. Where do I park if I am called to jury duty?
16. Are there any accomodations made for library patrons?

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1. How do I find recent Calls for Service in my neighborhood?
2. How do I get City safety alerts by email or text?
3. How do I Compliment an employee or File a Complaint?
4. How do I receive Police News by email?

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1. What is this all about?
2. This is to generate revenue because the City needs money, right?
3. How does the system work?
4. How do you know I was driving the vehicle when it ran the red light?
5. I have heard there is no way to fight these tickets. Is this true?
6. What happens to my license and insurance if I pay the ticket or I am found guilty in court?
7. What is the maximum fine?

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1. When am I supposed to shovel?
2. Why does it take so long for crews to get to my street?
3. Is there a method to where the city decides to remove snow first?
4. I know that the city salts the roads. What products can i use?
5. Is there an easier way to shovel?
6. City of Frederick Code- SEC. 22-16.1 - Placing Snow In Public Way
7. How can I increase traction in my car?
8. City of Frederick Code- SEC. 13-17 - Snow Emergency - Declaration of Mayor; Notice

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1. What is this all about?
2. Why do we need speed monitoring systems?
3. Isn’t this just a mechanism to generate more money?
4. How does the system work?
5. How do you know I was driving the vehicle when it was speeding?
6. I have heard there is no way to fight these tickets. Is this true?
7. What happens to my license and insurance if I pay the ticket or I am found guilty in court?
8. What is the maximum fine?
9. Are these “speed traps?”

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1. Who manages the street trees located between the curb and sidewalk?
2. Am I allowed to have a tree planted in front of my property; and if so, what steps do I have to follow to do so?
3. Can I decide what tree to have planted in front of my property?
4. As spring comes, am I allowed to mulch and/or plant flowers around the street tree in front of my residence?
5. Who is responsible for the pruning of the street trees?
6. I believe that my street tree is dead. How should I have this tree removed?

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1. If a tree falls on my house, garage, or fence, who is responsible for clean-up and repair?
2. What if the tree is owned by the city?
3. What if the tree was sick or dead? Can I challenge a claim if I feel the tree should have been maintained or removed before the storm?
4. I'm worried about a tree on a neighbor's property. I think it might fall. What should I do?

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1. What yard waste can I set out?
2. What materials cannot be set out?
3. What containers may be used?
4. How do I set out tree limbs and brush?