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Building - Time of Sale

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1. How long is a report good for?
2. What if I am selling my house "as is"?

Building Permits and Inspections

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1. How much will my permit cost?

City Clerk

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1. Where do I pay my property taxes?
2. Where can I get a birth or death certificate?
3. Where can I apply for a marriage license?

City Clerk - Elections & Voting

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1. Who represents me? How do I find out who my State Legislators are?
2. Where do I vote?

City Clerk - Licenses

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1. Is there a limit of number of dogs or cats I can license?
2. Do I need a license for a garage sale?
3. Does the City require a license for charitable gambling?
4. How can I contact the Better Business Bureau?

City Clerk - Rental Housing Licensing

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1. Do I need a rental license if I am renting to a family member?
2. How long is my rental license valid for?
3. Does my rental property require an inspection?
4. Can I use a Section 8 Housing Inspection Report for my rental license?

Community

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1. Where do I apply for a dog or cat license?

Engineering

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1. Will the city survey my lot lines?

Engineering - Sidewalks

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1. Who is responsible for snow removal on the sidewalk?
2. Why do I have to pay for the sidewalk repairs?
3. Why did the City mark that section of sidewalk?
4. What if the boulevard tree roots are pushing up the sidewalk panel?
5. The boulevard tree roots are pushing up the sidewalk panels. Would the City cut down the boulevard tree?
6. I received a letter about repairs to the sidewalk. Who will be doing the sidewalk repairs?
7. If I have the City make the repairs, how do I pay for this?

Engineering - Street Projects

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1. When do I pay my assessment?
2. Is there a Senior Citizen discount on assessments?
3. What is the assessment policy?
4. What is the Senior Citizen Deferral?
5. What is a Proposed Public Improvement Hearing?
6. Improvement Hearings - how do they occur?
7. Why have Public Improvement Hearings, especially when the Council initiates the proposal?
8. Improvement Hearings - how many votes are required to order an improvement?

Engineering - Trees

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1. Who do I call if my boulevard tree needs to be trimmed ?

Engineering - Water - Watering Schedule

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1. When is the sprinkling ban?
2. Why is the city instituting a sprinkling ban?
3. Are my kids allowed to play in the sprinkler during the day?
4. Can I wash my car during the sprinkling ban hours?
5. What if I water the garden using soaker hoses?
6. Can I hand water my garden?
7. What if I have new sod or am seeding my lawn?
8. What happens if I violate the sprinkling ban?
9. Who should be called if someone is violating the ban?

Library

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1. Does the library have a public fax machine?
2. How much does it cost to print?
3. Do you have a meeting room for public use?
4. How many materials can I have checked out at one time?
5. Does the library have free wifi?
6. Do you offer proctoring services?
7. How do I get a library card?
8. What's my PIN?
9. Are you part of Dakota County Library?
10. How much does it cost to get a library card?
11. Will you post my flyer at the library?
12. What is available on your public internet computers?

Library - Account Information

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1. Can I pay my fines online?
2. What's my PIN?
3. Can I renew materials?
4. Can I use my South St. Paul Library card anywhere?
5. How many materials can I have checked out at one time?

Main

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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?

Parks & Recreation

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1. How do I register for a Parks and Recreation or CSCC Program

Planning & Zoning

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1. How far back from the property line must I put my new garage?

Police

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1. How do I request a copy of a police report?
2. May I have fingerprinting done at the South St. Paul Police Department?
3. How do I request a copy of my driving record?
4. How do I request a copy of my criminal history record?
5. Does South St. Paul have a snow emergency route?
6. My car was towed. Who do I contact?
7. What are the curfew times for South St. Paul?
8. I'm having an issue with feral cats. Who can I contact?
9. Does the South St. Paul Police Department complete car seat inspections?
10. Where are the warning sirens located in South St. Paul?
11. How many dogs does the City allow each residence to have?
12. How many cats does the City allow each residence to have?

Public Works - Water - About Our Water

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1. What is the hardness of South St. Paul Water?
2. What should I know about a water treatment system?

Public Works - Water - Water Meter Replacement

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1. Why is my water meter being replaced?
2. How does the new radio read device work?
3. Where is my water meter located?
4. What does my meter look like?
5. What exactly will be installed at my property?
6. Does my meter have to be exchanged?
7. What if I don't want my meter changed?
8. How much will the new meter cost me?
9. Do installers need to come inside my house?
10. What will they do inside my house?
11. Do I have to be present for the installation?
12. What if I am a tenant and do not own this property?
13. I am an owner and have tenants, but I do not reside at the property. What should I do?
14. Who will install the new system?
15. When will the new water meter be installed in my home?
16. What hours can you offer me?
17. What if I need to reschedule an appointment?
18. When will this work be performed?
19. I own a business. Whom do I call to schedule an appointment?
20. How long does it take to install the service?
21. How do I know who is authorized to do the work?
22. Will my water service be interrupted during the installation?
23. What if the valves won't work or a valve is broken during installation?
24. May I change the valves while the water is off?
25. How much room do installers need?
26. What if there is something in front of or blocking the meter?
27. What if there is a leak at the meter or any other problem after the meter is replaced?
28. Can I cover up my meter after the install?
29. Is there any special care or maintenance that I need to do to my new meter?
30. How will this affect my service?
31. When was the last utility-wide meter replacement project?
32. Will I pay more for water because of the change?
33. Does this mean my bill will be increasing?
34. Will the appearance of my monthly bill change?
35. What will be the time frame for future bills?
36. How accurate are the readings from the radio transmitter?
37. How often will you read my meter?
38. What if I need a meter reading between regular readings?
39. What if I disagree with the reading?
40. Do the new meters have any other benefits for me?
41. How is this project being funded?
42. How secure is the data/information that will be transmitted?
43. Will I be able to read y own meter?
44. What if we have a leak after the meter is installed?
45. How do I know that you have my reading and not someone else's?
46. Is there a hazard from the radio transmitter in my home?
47. Is there anything hazardous inside the equipment?
48. Will the radio interfere with my television, cordless phone, or pacemaker?
49. Is this system monitoring how many people are in my house?

Recycling

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1. Need a Recycling Bin?

Recycling - Compost Site

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1. Do I have to bring my leaves in a bag to the Compost Site?
2. Where can I get compost materials?

Wakota Arena

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1. Are rental skates available?

Water Utility Billing

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1. Where is my water meter?
2. How often do I get a bill?
3. How do I know if I have a leak?
4. Why is my bill high?
5. Can I make payment arrangements?