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  • Codes - General

    • How can I contact the Planning and Codes Department?

    • Does the City of Brentwood issue electrical permits and perform electrical inspections?

    • If I decide to hire a contractor, what should I know?

    • What are the permitted hours for building construction?

    • How do I report a suspected code violation?

    • Where are the Planning and Codes Department offices located?

  • Codes - Property Maintenance

  • Fire

    • Why is the top of my fire hydrant a different color?

    • Can I contribute money to Fire & Rescue?

    • Does Brentwood Fire & Rescue ever solicit donations by telephone?

    • What is the Citizens Fire Academy?

    • What services are offered by Fire & Rescue other than fire protection?

    • How do I schedule a public education event?

    • Can fireworks be sold or used in Brentwood?

    • What is the current fire code adopted by the City?

    • I locked my keys in my car; can Fire & Rescue help?

    • What is the insurance class rating for the City?

    • What is the composition of Brentwood Fire & Rescue?

    • Is outdoor burning allowed in the City of Brentwood?

    • My doctor told me that I can go to the fire station and get my blood pressure checked. Is this true?

    • Does Brentwood Fire & Rescue have an Explorer Program?

    • Does Brentwood Fire & Rescue have a volunteer program?

    • What are the minimum qualifications to become a Brentwood firefighter?

    • How do I become a Brentwood firefighter?

    • Why does a fire truck respond when I call for an ambulance?

  • Parks

    • How do I reserve a shelter/pavilion in one of the parks?

    • When do you start taking reservations for shelter/pavilions?

    • How much do the shelter/pavilions cost to rent?

    • How do I reserve an athletic facility in one of the parks?

    • How do I know if the playing fields are open or closed on bad weather days?

    • How long are the bike trails?

    • Who do I call with maintenance concerns?

    • Who do I call or email with ideas or suggestions?

    • When are the parks open?

    • When are the concerts in the park?

  • Parks- Reservations

    • Can I have a caterer?

    • When do you start taking reservations for shelter/pavilions?

    • When is the reservation season?

    • Who is considered a Brentwood resident?

    • Is there a fee to rent the shelter/pavilion?

    • When is my deposit/fee payment due?

    • What form of payment is accepted?

    • How do I make my payment?

    • What happens to my deposit check after my event?

    • Where is the shelter/pavilion located in the park?

    • Can I bring an additional grill to the park?

    • I want to have an inflatable for my event, what do I need to do?

    • How many inflatables can I have?

    • My child's school would like to have an event at one of the parks. Can I reserve it on behalf of his/her class?

    • Do you allow alcohol?

    • Can I decorate the shelter/pavilion for my event?

    • Can I have a DJ, music or PA system?

    • Do I have to have a reservation to use the shelter or pavilion?

  • Planning - Board of Zoning Appeals

    • Who are members of the Brentwood Board of Zoning Appeals?

    • What filing fees are associated with a BZA application?

    • How often does the Brentwood Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) meet?

    • What are the powers of the Board of Zoning Appeals?

    • What is the Brentwood Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA)?

  • Planning - General

    • Do I need a permit to construct a fence on my property?

    • How many residential subdivisions are located within the City of Brentwood?

    • What is the total breakdown of the zoning for the City?

    • What is the overall development density established by the City of Brentwood?

    • What is the official population of the City of Brentwood?

  • Planning - Municipal Code

    • Where can I view the Brentwood Municipal Code?

  • Planning - Population

    • What is the official population of the City of Brentwood?

  • Planning - Rezoning

    • What is the procedure for requesting that property be re-zoned in the City of Brentwood?

  • Planning - Subdivision Regs

    • What are the specific requirements for security within the City?

    • What instruments are accepted by the City of Brentwood as improvements security?

    • What securities are required by the City to insure construction of all required project improvements?

    • Where can I view the Brentwood Subdivision Regulations?

  • Planning - Zoning Ordinance

    • Where can I view the Official Zoning Map for the City of Brentwood?

    • What zoning districts are defined as part of the Brentwood Zoning Ordinance?

  • Planning Commission

    • What are the application fees required for processing a rezoning application?

    • How can I get an application to appear before the Brentwood Planning Commission?

    • Who are members of the Brentwood Planning Commission?

    • What review fees are associated with a Planning Commission application?

    • What types of requests are presented to the Planning Commission for their approval?

    • How often does the Brentwood Planning Commission meet?

    • What is the Brentwood Planning Commission?

  • Utility Billing

    • How do I establish Water / Sewer service?

    • What is my utility bill balance?

    • How can I pay my utility bill?

    • What is budget billing and how do I sign up?

    • What is winter averaging?

    • Why is my water off?

    • What is my utility bill due date?

    • How do I terminate Water / Sewer service?

    • Where are you located?