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1. Are dogs required to be licensed and how many can I have?
2. How can I register my dog for a license?
3. Is there a leash law for dogs?
4. What is considered to be nuisance dog barking?
5. How can I file a nuisance complaint against a dog?
6. Whom can I contact if my pet is missing?
7. What is the City’s impound process?
8. How can I retrieve my impounded pet?
9. Am I allowed to keep chickens on my property?

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1. How do I apply for a business license?
2. What are the City of Battle Ground's requirements to hold a City business license?
3. How do I renew my business license?
4. How do I update my business information?

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1. When is the City Council agenda available for upcoming council meetings?
2. Where can I find the upcoming City Council Agenda?
3. How long after a City Council meeting are the meeting minutes published?
4. How do I request a public record?
5. What is Title VI?

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1. What are my Civil Rights?
2. How do I ask for an accommodation?
3. What can I do if I believe I have been discriminated against by the City of Battle Ground?
4. What is Title VI?
5. What do I do if i believe a Title VI contracting violation occurred?
6. What are the City's procedures when a civil rights or Title VI complaint is submitted?

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1. How do I file a claim against the City for injury or property damages?
2. What are the City's procedures when a claim is made?

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1. When am I required to get a permit?
2. Why do I have to obtain a permit to build on my own property?
3. Who is responsible for obtaining permits?
4. How do I get a building permit?
5. When can I start work on my project?
6. Is a building permit required to build a fence?
7. Is a building permit required to reside a structure?
8. Is a building permit required to reroof a structure?
9. Is a building permit required to place/build a storage shed on my property?
10. Is a permit required to install a water heater?
11. Is a permit required to install/and or replace a wood stove or fireplace insert?
12. Does the City of Battle Ground issue and inspect electrical permits?
13. When do I need a permit for plumbing work?
14. Do I need a permit for an irrigation system?
15. Is a permit required to build a deck?
16. Do I need a permit for a retaining wall?
17. Do I need a permit for a patio cover?

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1. What is urban planning?
2. What is zoning?
3. Where can I find applications for land use review?
4. How can I found out what zone I live in?
5. What uses are allowed in my zoning district?
6. What are my setbacks and building height restrictions?
7. What are the setbacks and building height restrictions for accessory structures?
8. Are accessory dwelling units (ADUs) allowed in the City of Battle Ground?

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1. Who do I contact to ask a question or report an issue?
2. How do I contact or schedule an appointment with a member of City Council?
3. How do I request a tour of City Hall?

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1. How do I request a public record?
2. Who do I contact to ask a question or report an issue?
3. Who do I contact to rent the Community Center for an event?
4. What is the non-emergency phone number for the Battle Ground Police Department?
5. Who do I contact to set up water and sewer services?

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1. Can I hire nonresident employees?
2. Can I add a separate side entrance to my home?
3. Does Battle Ground have a limit on the number of visitors to my business?
4. How large can my home occupation space be?

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1. How do I find my court date?
2. What do I do if I have been called to jury duty?
3. I received a traffic infraction, what do I do?
4. When is Court in Session?
5. Can I reschedule my court date? Can I get a different time?
6. What happens if I fail to appear?
7. Can I find out if I have a warrant(s)?
8. If I come into court for my warrant will I go to jail?
9. Where can I make a payment after 5:00 pm?
10. Can I pay with a credit or debit card?
11. Can I make payments online?
12. Can I make monthly payments?
13. I can't make my payments, what should I do?
14. What happens if I miss my payment?
15. Why is my ticket at collections?
16. Can I do community service in lieu of payments?
17. Does the Court defer tickets?
18. How do I keep the traffic infraction off of my driving record?
19. How do I request Court documents?
20. How do I find out if someone is in jail?
21. How do I clear my license after I pay the fines?
22. Do you have the phone number for other courts?
23. How do I get a No Contact Order dropped?

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1. Can I place a basketball hoop in the street?
2. Whom can I contact if I see grass overhanging on sidewalks and streets?
3. What constitutes a nuisance property?

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1. What programs and services are offered at the Battle Ground Community Center and the Senior Center?
2. Are there rooms available to rent for weddings, receptions, parties and meetings?
3. Where are Battle Ground parks located?
4. What hours are Battle Ground parks open?
5. Does Battle Ground Parks and Recreation Department offer youth sports leagues?
6. When is the Kiwanis Park water feature turned on for the season?
7. Do I need a permit to have a block party or an event at a park?
8. How do I reserve a group picnic site at Lewisville Park or a campsite at Battle Ground Lake State
9. Where can I purchase an annual regional parking pass for Lewisville Park?
10. Are there volunteer opportunities with the city?

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1. What is the non-emergency phone number for the Battle Ground Police Department?
2. When can I have my fingerprints taken and what is the cost?
3. How can I get a copy of a police or accident report and what are the fees?
4. When do I need to file a traffic accident report?
5. How can I obtain an accident report form for Washington State Patrol?
6. How do I apply for a Concealed Pistol License?
7. Who do I contact regarding the fees associated with ambulance transport service?

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1. What is a Public Record?
2. Are all records available to the public?
3. What is "inspection" of a public record?
4. What is the cost for a copy of a public record?
5. Must a public records request be fulfilled within 5 days?
6. How do I request a public record?
7. Are public record requests confidential?
8. May I submit a request anonymously?
9. Must copies of records be provided at no charge for non-profit organizations or indigent customers?
10. Can I obtain a list of citizens or customers for the purpose of marketing my business?

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1. What can we do to affect the speed limit on our street?
2. How do I get my business on the Small Works Roster?
3. Who sets the timing for the traffic signals in the City of Battle Ground?

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1. Who do I report a street light outage to?
2. Who do I contact to set up water and sewer services?
3. Why is my water discolored?
4. Where is the Public Works Operations Center Located?

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1. What day of the month is my bill due?
2. What is the minimum monthly bill?
3. Do you offer auto-pay?
4. My home is vacant - why am I still receiving a bill?
5. Why does my landlord get a copy of my late notice?
6. What happens if my utilities get disconnected/shut-off?
7. What is a "unit" of water; how much water is in each "unit"?
8. How are my sewer consumption charges determined?
9. When is shut-off day?
10. My bill is the same every month - does the city estimate usage?

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1. How long can a vehicle park on the street?
2. Can I park my vehicle on unimproved surfaces?
3. Can recreational vehicles be occupied?
4. Can I park a semi tractor on the street?
5. Can I store boats and trailers on my property?

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1. What are considered critical areas in Battle Ground?
2. Can I extend my yard space into the adjacent wetland?
3. Are people allowed to dispose of yard clippings in wetlands?
4. Are there exemptions for plant removal from wetlands?