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1. What are the guidelines for obtaining a Building Permit (residential & commercial)?
2. What are the setbacks?
3. When do I need a Permit?
4. Where can I find Building Permit Fees?

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1. What Is It?
2. What Are the Major Sources of CO?
3. What Are the Health Effects?
4. What Can Be Done to Prevent CO Poisoning?
5. What If I Have Carbon Monoxide Poisoning?
6. What about Carbon Monoxide Detectors?

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1. What are the income limits for the Low Income & Senior Low / Moderate income CPA exemptions for Tewksbury?
2. How much will a typical homeowner pay as a CPA Surcharge?
3. Is the CPA surcharge, paid as part of Real Estate taxes for property owners, tax deductible on Federal Tax returns?

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1. How Will the Portal Make My Life Easier?
2. How Do I Use the Portal?

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1. What is Backflow?
2. What is a Cross-Connection?
3. What is Backpressure?
4. What is Back-Siphonage?
5. What is a Backflow Preventer?
6. What is the Owners Responsibility?

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1. Why Won't My Lender Take My Surveyor's Word?
2. Why Is The Flood Map Wrong?
3. What Is FEMA Going To Do About It?
4. How Do I Obtain a LOMA or LOMR-F?
5. How Much Does It Cost?
6. Who Can Apply?
7. How Long Does It Take?
8. What Do I Do In the Meantime?
9. How Can I Get My Flood Insurance Premium Refunded?
10. OK. How Do I Apply for a LOMA or LOMR-F?
11. Where do I Send the LOMA or LOMR-F Application?
12. What If There is No Flood Elevation On the Flood Map?

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1. How do I pay a parking ticket?
2. How do I appeal a parking ticket?

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1. What is the Planning Board?
2. Why did I receive a notice in the mail from the Planning Board?
3. How can I find out more about a proposed project that is before the Planning Board?
4. How often does the Planning Board meet, and what should I expect at the public hearing?
5. How do I get in touch with the Planning Board to make my concerns known if I cannot attend the Planning Board meeting?
6. Why didn't the Planning Board respond to my email or letter?
7. What happens after a public hearing is closed?
8. Will I be notified of the decision of the Planning Board?

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1. Can I call 911 on my cell phone and is there a cost involved?
2. Does the 911 call taker know my location?
3. What if I don't know where I am when I call 911?
4. Does the 911 call taker know my phone number when I call 911 on a cell phone?
5. Why does the dispatcher transfer my call to another agency?
6. What do I do if I'm cut off after they answer?
7. Can I keep driving when I call 911 on a cellular phone?
8. Should I program 911 or turn on my auto 911 feature on my cellular phone?

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1. What is Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)?
2. How does VoIP differ from traditional home phone service?
3. What is the appeal of VoIP to a consumer?
4. Can you use VoIP service from someplace other than your home?
5. With VoIP, can I talk on the phone and use my computer at the same time?
6. Can you access 911 services with VoIP service?
7. How does calling 911 from a VoIP phone differ from calling 911 from a traditional home phone?
8. What should I do if I'm interested in switching from traditional phone service to VoIP?

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1. What is CodeRED and why is it important to me?
2. For what kinds of situations will CodeRED be used?
3. Does the Town have my telephone number, or do I have to sign up to receive CodeRED emergency calls?
4. I have a business located in Tewksbury. Can I arrange to have CodeRED call my business?
5. The registration form only allows me to enter a primary and secondary telephone number. What if I want to register additional numbers for my address?
6. What precautions are being taken to protect personal information?
7. How will I recognize a CodeRED message?
8. What should I do if I receive a CodeRED message?
9. I have a cordless phone, and it does not work when the power goes out. How is the Town going to be able to contact me?
10. Will CodeRED leave a message on a machine?
11. What happens if the line is busy?
12. What circumstances might prohibit a message from being delivered to me?

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1. What is Stormwater?
2. Why does stormwater matter?
3. How can residents help keep our stormwater clean?
4. How can business owners help keep our stormwater clean?
5. Stormwater Best Management Practices (BMPs) for Construction Sites

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1. What is a Business Certificate?
2. Who must file a Business Certificate?
3. Does a Business Certificate expire?
4. What if I go out of business, change my residence, change the location of the business or want to change the name of the business?
5. Must I display a copy of my Business Certificate?
6. Does the Business Certificate give me the right to operate my business?
7. What is the penalty for not filing for a Business Certificate?

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1. What is the Annual Town Census?
2. Is the information collected public?
3. Can I register to vote on my census form?
4. Can I tell if I'm registered to vote from my census form?
5. Can I change my name or political party on my census form?
6. What is an Inactive Voter?
7. What if I lost my census form or didn't receive one?

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1. What is the process for requesting information for prior-year payment history that has been paid on my real estate tax, excise or water bills?
2. What is the fee for a duplicate bill?
3. How do I make a online payment?
4. Why does the remittance envelope say Reading, MA?
5. When are motor vehicle excise taxes due?
6. I received a personal property tax bill, however I sold my business, am I still responsible for this bill?
7. I did not receive my motor vehicle excise bill, what should I do?
8. Is there a grace period for real estate and personal property taxes?
9. Is there a drop-off box for payments?
10. When are the real estate and personal property tax bills due?
11. Can I mail my payment directly to Town of Tewksbury?
12. I didn't receive my tax bill, what should i do?
13. When are the real estate and personal property tax bills mailed?

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1. How do I get help with compensation claims and pension claims?
2. What Veterans events are there?
3. How do I get a copy of my DD-214?

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1. Why is my water white?
2. What are these stains on my fixtures?
3. Why is my water banging in my pipes?
4. Is our water hard?
5. Why does my water smell?
6. Does the water smell like a pool?
7. Does it smell musty?
8. Does the washer smell when you open it even when there isn't anything in it?
9. My fish died is there something wrong with the water?
10. Does our water come from wells?
11. How much does my water cost?
12. How much does it cost to fill a pool?
13. Why don't my clothes smell clean?
14. I need my water shut off, who should I call?
15. Why is my water brown?

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1. Do I need a permit for painting, or wallpapering?
2. Is a permit required to replace windows in my home?
3. Is a permit required to install a pool?
4. Do I need a permit to put up a fence? What are the Town of Tewksbury regulations concerning fences?
5. Do I need a permit to put a shed in my yard?