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  • Are low-volume watering methods allowed?

  • Are there any liens or other outstanding utility account balances on my property?

  • Can I arrange a fire station tour or a fire truck to visit my event?

  • Can I contact the hiring department directly?

  • Can I place signs on the street if I am having a yard sale?

  • Can I pull permits as a homeowner, or must I hire a contractor?

  • Can I request a water credit for a fundraising car wash or filling my pool?

  • Can the City help me with food, social services, or other resources?

  • Do current City employees have to complete a new application when applying for a different position?

  • Do I have to register my security alarm with the Sunrise Police Department?

  • Do pit bulls need to be registered with the City?

  • Do you install gas appliances or piping?

  • Do you repair gas appliances?

  • Do you sell propane?

  • Does Sunrise Fire-Rescue or Sunrise Police Department participate in donation telephone solicitations?

  • Does Sunrise Fire-Rescue recharge fire extinguishers?

  • Does the City accept in-person resumes and applications?

  • Does the City of Sunrise provide utility service to my property?

  • Does the City of Sunrise recycle?

  • Does the City offer a free paint program?

  • How are plant connection fees calculated?

  • How big of a shed am I permitted to have and where on my property can I place it?

  • How can I attend a City Commission meeting or contact the City Commission?

  • How can I claim property that was stolen from me and recovered by the Sunrise Police?

  • How can I commend a Police employee's superior performance?

  • How can I find out about City of Sunrise events?

  • How can I find out about City of Sunrise Recreational Programs?

  • How can I find out if natural gas is available to my home or business?

  • How can I find out if there is a gas line in my yard?

  • How can I find out my home's proximity to a fire hydrant or fire station?

  • How can I have graffiti removed?

  • How can I have my canal cleaned?

  • How can I obtain a copy of a police report?

  • How can I obtain a copy of my ambulance report?

  • How can I offer goods/services to Sunrise residents, not the City government?

  • How can I perform at the Sunrise Civic Center Theatre or other City events?

  • How can I promote or advertise my business at City events?

  • How can I register a complaint regarding a Police employee?

  • How can I rent a room or pavilion for an event?

  • How can I report an emergency in the City of Sunrise?

  • How can I request a marriage license?

  • How can I review my property taxes?

  • How can I start a Neighborhood Watch in my community?

  • How do I Adopt-A-Street?

  • How do I apply to be on an advisory board?

  • How do I check the status of a submitted application?

  • How do I close out my utility account and when will I receive a refund check, if applicable?

  • How do I contact the Clerk of the Courts?

  • How do I contact the Human Resources Department?

  • How do I do business with the City of Sunrise?

  • How do I join the Citizen's Volunteer Patrol (CVP)?

  • How do I register as a communication services provider?

  • How do I register to vote in Sunrise?

  • How do I report a road issue like a pothole, speed bump, or parking problem?

  • How do I report a traffic-related concern?

  • How do I report dangerous or illegal activity?

  • How do I request public records?

  • How do I take care of a parking ticket or traffic citation?

  • How is my utility bill calculated?

  • How long does it take to get a permit approved?

  • How long will my utility deposit be held?

  • How may I pay my City of Sunrise utility bill?

  • How quickly will my utility service be turned on after account activation?

  • I had an interview and may be considered to be hired. What happens now?

  • I have a question with my water/gas bill. Who do I contact?

  • I need to dispose of large household items. When is my next bulk trash pick-up?

  • I was the victim of a crime. Do I have any specific rights?

  • If a previous property owner did not get permits for building work, how do I correct the violation?

  • If I am qualified, why have I not been called? Will I receive a letter?

  • I'm concerned about raining affecting the water level of a nearby canal. Who should I call?

  • Is a building permit required for every improvement or change I make to my house or property?

  • Is natural gas cheaper to use than electric?

  • Is there a fee to be a lobbyist?

  • Is there a reason the Community Enhancement and Code Compliance Division can't resolve complaints immediately?

  • My child is interested in the Police Explorer program. Who do I call for details?

  • My utility service was turned off. Can I turn it back on myself?

  • The fire hydrant in front of my house has started to leak. Does Sunrise Fire-Rescue take care of that?

  • The sidewalk in front of my house needs to be repaired. Who do I call?

  • There is a dead animal in the street. How can I have it removed?

  • There is a street light out on my street. How do I get this repaired?

  • What are "storm water" and "wastewater"?

  • What are the current watering restrictions?

  • What are the public transportation options for Sunrise residents?

  • What are the required structural setbacks for a subject property?

  • What can I do to lower my water bills?

  • What do I need in order to perform a lien search?

  • What does it cost to have natural gas service brought to my location?

  • What does the City of Sunrise do to protect the local environment?

  • What is a C.O.?

  • What is the difference between criminal profiling and bias-based profiling?

  • What is the zoning on a subject property and what may be built on it?

  • What should I do if I think I smell gas?

  • What should I do if my service is interrupted?

  • What should I do to prepare for a storm or hurricane?

  • When can I use a pressure washer or wash my vehicle?

  • When is my utility payment due?

  • When is the next citywide election?

  • When will I be called for an interview?

  • Where and how in the City can I develop a particular use of land (e.g., residential)?

  • Where can I discuss a contract that my company was granted by the City of Sunrise?

  • Where can I discuss payments for goods or services that my company provided to the City of Sunrise?

  • Where can I dispose of hazardous waste?

  • Where can I find information about City parks and hours of operation?

  • Where can I find the results of my company's bid/quote that the City of Sunrise solicited?

  • Where can I get employment fingerprints taken?

  • Where can I go to get my blood pressure checked?

  • Where can I learn about the largest recurring annual events in Sunrise?

  • Where can I obtain a copy of an existing survey for a specific parcel of land?

  • Where can I review the City of Sunrise code of ordinances?

  • Where do I apply for a toilet rebate?

  • Where do I file a telecommunications complaint?

  • Where is my meter located?

  • Who can I call regarding questions about my ambulance bill?

  • Who can I call to schedule a fire inspection for my new business?

  • Who can I call to sign up for a CPR course?

  • Who do I call if my garbage, recycling, or bulk trask wasn't picked up?

  • Who do I contact if I have problems with my landlord or lease?

  • Who is reading my meter?

  • Who is responsible for a tree on my property that needs trimming?

  • Who repairs or replaces damaged or missing street signs?

  • Who should I contact if I have questions regarding my property tax notice?

  • Who should I contact if I have questions regarding the City's annual fire assessment fee?

  • Who should I contact if I'm injured on City property?

  • Who should I report a defect in a sidewalk, obstruction at intersections and medians, or a pothole in the roadway?

  • Will an ambulence transport me to the hospital of my choice?

  • Will I get a late notice if my utility bill is not paid on time?

  • Will my neighbor know that I reported a code violation at his/her property?

  • Will you take experience in lieu of a degree?