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1. Why do I need a building permit?
2. When do I need an emergency work permit?
3. When do I need a building permit?
4. When do I need a mechanical permit?
5. Why do I need a plumbing permit?
6. Don't permits cost thousands of dollars?
7. What if I made an alteration to my home without realizing I needed a permit and I want to correct the situation; will I be subject to a fine? Do I have to tear the whole project down and start over?
8. What is the purpose of the permits and codes?
9. If I get a permit to remodel my home that was built ten years ago, do I remodel using the building codes that were in affect at the time my home was originally built or to today's code?
10. If I remodel my house, do I have to bring the entire home up to the codes in effect today?
11. Why should I use a licensed contractor?
12. If a licensed contractor is doing the construction should I rely on my contractor to get the permit?
13. I’m doing work that is exempt from a building permit. Is there anything else I should be concerned about?

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1. How do I apply for my City of Washougal business license?
2. What are the benefits of a Business License Service partnership?
3. What do I have to do?
4. What can I expect in the future?
5. Who do I contact if I have questions?

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1. When do I need to have a Concealed Pistol License?
2. Where do I apply for a Concealed Pistol License?
3. What are the application hours?
4. Is there a background check?
5. Are there other requirements?
6. How long does it take before I receive my license?
7. What documents will I need to bring with me?
8. How long is my Concealed Pistol License valid?
9. How do I renew my Concealed Pistol License?
10. What if I lose my concealed pistol license?
11. What if I change my address?
12. Does Washington have reciprocity for Concealed Pistol Licenses with any other states?
13. How do I get more information about Washington state firearms law?

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1. How am I to know if a business is legitimately licensed in the City of Washougal?
2. How am I to know in what zone the sign is located?

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1. What is a "scatter garden"?
2. Are grave markers allowed?
3. Can we have a name plaque on the memorial stone for someone who is buried elsewhere?
4. Are we able to have a "graveside" funeral service in the scatter garden?
5. How do I find out more information on being placed in the scatter garden?

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1. I noticed some employees in the park spraying. What are they spraying for? What are they using?
2. Who do I contact regarding mosquito control?
3. Who do I contact to report that a street light is out?
4. Who do I contact to report a missing or damaged street sign?
5. Who should I contact with questions about my monthly utility bills?
6. Who handles dead animals or debris in the road?
7. When does the City sweep the streets?

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1. How to report an issue via the web?
2. Want to report an issue via cell phone or tablet?

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1. Do I need a permit to remove a tree on my property?
2. Do I need a permit to plant a tree on my property?
3. My neighbor’s tree is growing over my property line, can I cut it?
4. Who is responsible for the maintenance of my street tree?
5. I am concerned about a tree located within a critical area or buffer zone. What should I do?
6. Does the City have an urban forest ordinance or an ordinance protecting trees?
7. Is the practice of “windowing” or “skirting up ” trees allowable in the City of Washougal?
8. How do I find a certified arborist or tree care professional?
9. What is tree topping?
10. Where can I go for more information?

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1. When is my bill due?
2. Whom do I contact regarding utility services?
3. What information of mine does Utility Billing keep?
4. How are utility rates calculated?
5. When is the meter read?
6. How do I pay my bill?
7. Can I pay ahead?
8. When is my payment considered late?
9. What information is required to sign up for utility services?
10. What happens if I have excess credit after my final bill?
11. What if I cannot pay my bill?
12. Can I set up Automatic Payments?
13. What is the City's landlord/tenant policy?
14. What if I have a leak?

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1. Why do I need Automatic Utility Bill Payment?
2. How does Automatic Utility Bill Payment work?
3. How much will Automatic Utility Bill Payment cost me?
4. If I pay my bill automatically, how will I know how much it is?
5. Once I have signed up for Automatic Withdrawal to pay my City of Washougal utility bill, how soon does it begin?
6. What if I want to discontinue the Automatic Utility Bill payment process?
7. What if the funds are not in my bank account at the time of withdrawal?