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1. What is H.B. 1491?
2. Who Must File a "Conflict of Interest Questionnaire?"
3. To What Type of Contracts Does the Bill Apply?
4. When Must a Vendor File the Conflict of Interest Questionnaire?
5. With Whom Should the Questionnaire Be Filed?
6. What About Posting the Information on the Internet?

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1. When are agendas posted?
2. When will the minutes of a meeting be available?
3. Why do the City Council and Planning & Zoning Commission meet together?
4. Can I get a copy of a meeting?

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1. How do I get a copy of a birth certificate?
2. What forms of payment do you accept?
3. What is the difference between a long form and a short form birth certificate?
4. What type of ID do I need to show?
5. How do I get a long form birth certificate for someone not born in Grapevine?
6. If I have a baby at Baylor Regional Medical Center Grapevine, do I automatically get a birth certificate?

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1. What is my property zoned?
2. What uses does the zoning allow on my property?
3. What is a definition of high grass and weeds?
4. What is the definition of a junk vehicle?
5. Where can I park my boat / rv / trailer?
6. Can I place "House For Sale" signs on property other than my own?
7. What codes does the City enforce?
8. Is a permit required for a water heater replacement?
9. Is a permit required for a storage building?
10. Is a permit required for sidewalks, driveways, retaining walls and non-covered patios?
11. Does the City enforce ADA and / or State of Texas handicapped accessibility requirements?
12. Does the City perform energy code inspections?
13. What is the turn around time for building permits?
14. Are residential foundations required to be prepared by a Registered Engineer?
15. What work is exempt from permits?
16. Can I run a business from my home?
17. Can I sell items by the roadside?
18. Do I need a permit for a tent?

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1. What is public housing?
2. What is the rent for public housing?
3. What do public housing units come with?
4. How many units does the Grapevine Housing Authority own?
5. Where and what type of units does the Grapevine Housing Authority operate?
6. Is smoking allowed in public housing?
7. What are upgrade and maintenance options?
8. How are applicants selected for public housing?
9. Who is eligible for public housing?
10. How does Housing & Urban Development (HUD) define a family?
11. How does Housing & Urban Development (HUD) define other "family?"

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1. What are the advantages of owning property in a historic district or an individual landmark?
2. How do I know if I own property in a designated historic district or landmark?
3. Is being designated a City of Grapevine Historic District or Landmark different from being listed on the National Register of Historic Places?
4. When was the district established?
5. How does being located in one of these historic districts affect me as a property owner? Can I still make changes to my property?
6. How do I go about getting a Certificate of Appropriateness?
7. Does the city provide any services to help residents with applying for a Certificate of Appropriateness?
8. Are there any programs available to help me with the cost of restoring my property?
9. What does the Grapevine Township Revitalization Project offer to property owners?
10. How do I go about getting more information about the program?

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1. Who do I contact if I forget my username / password for my online account?
2. Where can I get information about current job opportunities with The City of Grapevine?
3. How do I apply for employment opportunities?
4. What does online access mean to you, the applicant?
5. Do I have to be a US Citizen to work for The City of Grapevine?
6. Is there a limit on the number of jobs that I can apply for?
7. How do I apply online if I do not have access to a computer?
8. Can I apply for jobs that are not currently open?
9. May I submit a resume?
10. How do I check the status of my application?
11. How will I know if my application has been received?
12. May I submit a paper application?
13. How do I update the information on my job application?
14. How long does it take to fill a position?
15. May I personally contact the individual in the hiring department who will conduct the interviews?
16. Will a criminal conviction disqualify me for job consideration?
17. Where is the Human Resources Department located?
18. What hours are you open?

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1. How old do you have to be to check out DVDs?

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1. Do I need a library card to use the computers?
2. How much time do I get to to use the computers?

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1. What databases do you have?
2. Do you have old newspapers?
3. Do you do lookups?
4. How much do copies cost?

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1. Does the library take donations?

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1. What do I need to get a card?
2. Do I have to live in Grapevine to get a card?
3. How old do you have to be to get a card?
4. Do I need a card to use the computers?
5. Is there a charge for a replacement card?
6. Can I still check out books without my library card?
7. My kids go to a Grapevine school. Can they get a free library card?
8. Does the library participate in TexShare?
9. Do I need a library card to access WiFi?

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1. I have a book on hold. How long are books held?

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1. How do I contact a city/county department?
2. Where can I find the answers to my frequently asked questions?

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1. How long do I have to take care of my ticket?
2. Do I have to come in person to handle my citation?
3. How much is my citation?
4. I received a ticket for expired registration, expired inspection, expired drivers license, or failure to change my address on my driver's license, how can I resolve this ticket?
5. I received a ticket for Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility (no liability insurance). What can I do?
6. Can I contest my ticket?
7. How do I obtain my driving record?
8. How can I find an alcohol or tobacco awareness class?

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1. Does the Parks and Recreation Department have handicap accessible playgrounds throughout the City of Grapevine?
2. Why are some of the park drinking fountains turned off during the winter months even though winter weather may be warm?
3. Will the Park Maintenance Division chemically treat to control Poison Ivy/Poison Oak on city properties?
4. Does the Parks and Recreation Department cut and remove hazardous or dead trees in lake parks, green belts or other undeveloped City-owned property?
5. Who picks up dog waste in parks?
6. Does Grapevine have a dog park?
7. Is the use of a metal detector in Grapevine city parks allowed?
8. Is there a fee to enter Meadowmere Park? If I have a boat ramp pass, do I have to pay the entrance fee?
9. How many Hike and Bike Trails does the Parks and Recreation Department have?
10. What is the Parks and Recreation Department’s policy regarding various sports teams practicing on neighborhood parks?
11. Are neighborhood park tennis courts available to be reserved for exclusive use?
12. Is the sand volleyball court at Dove Park available for reservations?
13. Are alcoholic beverages permitted in City Parks?
14. May motorized vehicles such as dirt bikes and All Terrain Vehicles (ATV’s) be ridden on city or park property?
15. May I reserve Parr Park or Bear Creek Park for my teams youth sport practices?
16. Does The REC rent out its classrooms and/or the entire facility?
17. Are the employees of a Grapevine business eligible for membership at The REC?
18. My children attend GCISD schools and I pay GCISD school taxes, may I sign up for a membership at The REC.
19. May non-residents participate in classes and activities offered at The REC and through the City of Grapevine?
20. Is it mandatory that children age 9 and under entering The REC be accompanied by an adult at all times?
21. I live in Grapevine and would like to add my family members in a neighboring city to my REC membership, is that okay?
22. At what age can my child use the fitness floor at The REC?
23. What is the lake level?
24. Which boat ramps are open?
25. What is the water temperature of the lake?
26. I got a ticket at the boat ramp and it is past my court date. May I still get the ticket dismissed by purchasing an Annual Boat Ramp Pass?
27. I paid the boat ramp fee, but still received a ticket at the lake. How do I get the ticket dismissed and prove that I paid?
28. I do not live in Grapevine, but I own property in Grapevine, am I eligible for the Grapevine resident discount when purchasing an Annual Boat Ramp Pass?
29. I found a dead bird at my house. Can someone come pick it up and test it for West Nile Virus?
30. I want to host a Walk/Run to benefit an ailing relative/friend, what do I have to do?
31. I want to have a Fishing Tournament on Lake Grapevine. Do I have to get a permit for this?
32. I want to adopt a Street/Park/Trail in Grapevine. How do I do that?
33. Does the Parks and Recreation Department allow residents to gather fallen wood to use as firewood?
34. Is there free mulch available to residents of Grapevine?
35. Does the Parks and Recreation Department have any trees available for the residents of Grapevine to purchase for planting in residential lawns?
36. I don’t live in Grapevine, may I join your Active Adults 55 & Better at The REC?
37. What are the operating hours of The REC Active Adult 55 & Better?
38. Is lunch offered at The REC Active Adult 55 & Better?
39. What is The Grape Affair and how do I get a subscription?
40. Is there a membership fee to join The REC Active Adult 55 & Better?
41. My mother just moved to Grapevine - how do I get her involved at The REC Active Adult 55 & Better?
42. I just recently retired, but I don’t want to sit around playing cards. Does The REC Active Adult 55 & Better offer anything for the more active, younger seniors?
43. How do I get to The REC to participate in the Active Adult 55 & Better programs?
44. Do you offer rides to doctor appointments?
45. What are some of the events that The REC Active Adult 55 & Better offers?
46. How many family members can be on the same annual family membership at The REC?
47. How do I rent a pavilion at one of Grapevine's public parks or lake parks?
48. When are Dove Park, Parr Park, and The REC spraygrounds open?
49. Are dogs allowed in Grapevine's parks?
50. Are alcoholic beverages permitted in Lake Parks?
51. What age children at allowed in child-watch at The REC, and how long can they stay in there?

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1. What is the West Nile Virus?
2. How do people get West Nile Encephalitis?
3. What can be done to prevent outbreaks of West Nile Virus?
4. What is Grapevine Doing?

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1. When do we have to pull a permit?
2. How can I find out if a road is a City right-of-way?
3. How do I get ‘as-built’ information along my project?
4. Is an application required? How about plans?
5. What size should the plans be and what information should appear on them?
6. Are there any fees for processing right-of-way permits?
7. How long does it take to process an application and receive a permit?
8. Is there a standard location that is required for various utilities to occupy in the right-of-way?
9. Are utility locates required?
10. Are there any conditions where work will be stopped?
11. Are there any City of Grapevine holidays or days in which no work will be done?
12. How do we cross under existing pavement with our utility installation?
13. May we cut the pavement?
14. May I fax my application and plans?
15. May I submit my application via the internet?
16. What about an emergency, such as a gas main cut?
17. Is a final inspection required?
18. Who do I call if I have additional questions?

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1. How do I apply for new residential utilities service and what does it include?
2. How do I apply for commercial utilities service and what does it include?
3. How do I pay my utility bill?
4. When is the Utility Billing Office open and where is it located?
5. May I change my due date?
6. When are payments for utility services due?
7. What is the late payment penalty?
8. Where can I find the complete set of ordinances controlling city utility services?
9. My meter reading seems high this month. Did you estimate my usage or could my meter be going bad?
10. What are the current water restrictions?
11. How do I get a new recycle container?
12. The trash truck missed my house and didn't pick up my trash. Who do I call?
13. When may I throw away brush, yard, and/or bulky waste?