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Expand/Contract Questions and Answers

  • Why doesn’t the Town install speed humps or speed bumps?

  • Can the speed limit on my street be lowered?

  • What can I do to help speeding concerns in my neighborhood?

  • How do I request a radar speed feedback sign?

  • Can additional speed limit signs or stop signs be installed on my street?

  • Where does the Town install crosswalks?

  • What is the Town right of way?

  • Where am I allowed to place my mailbox / bear box?

  • What are the Town’s driveway requirements/design standards?

  • Why does my driveway need to be asphalt?

  • Why is the grade of my driveway limited to no more than 16% on my property, and no more than 6% in the Town right of way?

  • Why can't I have two driveways or a circular driveway?

  • Who is responsible for maintaining my driveway culvert?

  • Why do I need to call in a subgrade inspection 48 hours prior to a foundation inspection?

  • Do I need a driveway (encroachment) permit if I......?

  • When do I NOT need a driveway permit?

  • What is the difference between re-paving and slurry seal?

  • How often is my street slurry sealed?

  • When will my street be repaved?

  • Can I cut down trees on my property?

  • Can I cut down trees in front of my house that are in the Town right of way (and not on my property?)

  • Who do I talk to about an issue with traffic signals?

  • I have a drainage issue on my property. How do I report it?

  • How do I get notified about upcoming construction or consultant work?

  • What do I do if I notice a water quality issue, such as spills, foamy water, or discolored water in a creek, stream, ditch, or stormdrain?

  • Who should I call about snow removal?

  • What are the Town limits?

  • Who is responsible for sidewalk maintenance?