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1. How do I obtain an electrical permit or inspection?
2. Do all structures require a building permit?
3. Do I need a building permit to build a fence?

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1. Do I need a City business license?
2. How much does a City business license cost?
3. How long will it take to process my application?

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1. What are Affordable Housing Sales Tax Grants?
2. Is my project eligible for an Affordable Housing Sales Tax Grant?
3. What are the benefits of Affordable Housing Sales Tax Grants?
4. What is the application process?
5. How is this grant-funded?
6. I still have questions? Who can I contact for more information?

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1. I have questions about this program. Who can I contact for more information?
2. What is the purpose of the fee waiver program?
3. Is my property eligible for fee waiver?
4. Does the fee waiver apply to single-family residences?
5. What types of homes do permit fee waivers apply to?
6. What fees are waived?
7. What is the application process?

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1. What is Multi-Family Property Tax Exemption (MFPTE)?
2. What are the benefits of MFPTE?
3. What types of MFPTE programs are available?
4. What is a MFPTE certificate?
5. How do I apply?
6. I still have questions. Who can I contact for more information?

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1. What are NICE Neighborhood Grants?
2. Is my project eligible for a NICE Grant?
3. What are the benefits of NICE Grants?
4. What is the application process?
5. Is there a cap for funding requests?
6. I still have questions. Who can I contact for more information?

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1. What is the intent of the updated regulations for short-term lodging?
2. Is the City of Port Angeles eliminating short-term rentals?
3. What does the current ordinance for short-term rentals allow?
4. How can I review the proposed regulations and fee schedule?
5. How can I submit feedback about short-term rentals to the City?
6. Regarding the GovOS analysis, what criteria was used to define a Short-Term Rental (STR)?
7. What dates were used for the STR analysis?
8. What was the Cost of the GovOS study?
9. Does the estimate of 7500 total housing units in Port Angeles include multi-family units? Why would only single-household dwellings be included?
10. How many surveys were submitted prior to the release of the data?
11. How have the proposed regulations and fee schedule been developed?
12. How does the City of Port Angeles define a “new” STR?
13. According to the proposed fee schedule, what will the fees for a short-term rental license be?
14. I operate a bed-and-breakfast. Does the proposed regulations and fees affect me?
15. Why is the City proposing life and safety inspections for Short-Term Rentals and not Long-Term Rentals?
16. According to the draft ordinance, will I need to pay for both a private inspection review fee and a City inspector review fee for each annual inspection?
17. How will I be able to apply for a short-term rental operator license?
18. Will a new ordinance allow my existing STR to be “grandfathered in?”
19. Will a new ordinance allow a grace period for me to obtain a license to operate an STR?
20. What is the expected review time for a new license?
21. How will enforcement of short-term rentals work in the future?
22. How will I be able to submit a complaint in the future?
23. What will happen to non-conforming short-term rentals?
24. I still have questions. Who can I contact for more information?

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1. Where is the Mayor's office?

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1. Why plant a tree?
2. When can I apply for a free street tree?
3. I am a renter, can I participate in this program?
4. Where can I find more information about Street Tree regulations?
5. Who can I contact for assistance?

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1. How do I sign up for utility service?
2. Can I pay my utility bill online or over the phone?
3. Can I be billed the same amount every month based on my average bills?
4. What if I cannot pay my bill when it is due?
5. My bill is so high, how can I save money on the charges?

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1. Where can I ride a Bird Scooter?
2. My ride is finished. How do I park a Bird scooter?
3. Can my child or teenager use a Bird Scooter?
4. What is the history of Bird Scooter in Port Angeles?
5. I have concerns about someone riding a scooter in a way that could cause harm to people or property. Who should I contact?

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1. Do I need a business license to open a business in Port Angeles?

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1. Why does the fire truck follow the ambulance on medical emergencies?
2. Does the fire department teach first aid?
3. Can I get my blood pressure checked at the fire department?
4. What does my monthly charge for Medic I get me?
5. Can you burn vegetation in the City of Port Angeles?
6. What type of smoke detector is best to have?
7. How long do smoke detectors last?

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1. What currently happens to stormwater in Port Angeles?
2. What is the city doing to improve stormwater?
3. Why do I pay a stormwater fee?
4. Why should I report water pollution to the City?
5. Does the plans to use Low Impact Development in the City reduce the need for the CSO Project?

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1. My power went out, who do I contact?
2. There's a problem with a street light or traffic signal, who can help?
3. I'm trimming or removing a tree and the power lines are in the way, what do I do?
4. Who do I contact regarding my utility bill?
5. I rely on electrically powered medical equipment, can I be notified of power outages?
6. How do I obtain an electrical permit or inspection?

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1. How do I contact a city department?
2. Where can I find the answers to my frequently asked questions?

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1. What do I do if online incident reporting is not right for me?
2. What if this happened in another city? Can I file a report using this online system?
3. What is a known suspect?

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1. What are Permit-Ready Plans?
2. What is included as part of the Permit-Ready Plan Set?
3. How much does a Permit-Ready Plan cost?
4. What designs are available for small lot home plans?
5. What designs are available for Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs)?
6. Does the City offer Permit-Ready Plans for multifamily development?
7. What are the benefits of Permit-Ready Plans?
8. Can I modify a Permit-Ready Plan?
9. What is the permit application process?
10. I still have questions. Who can I contact for more information?

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1. What zone is my property in?
2. Where are my property lines located?
3. How do I know whether a use is permitted on my property?
4. How can I learn more about the operation of short-term rentals in Port Angeles, Washington?
5. How large of an addition can I make to my home?
6. Do I need a permit to trim trees on my property?
7. Do I need a permit to open a business in my home?
8. How do I know if there is an environmentally sensitive area on my property?
9. What are the requirements for placing a park model on my property?
10. How do I report a nuisance happening in my neighborhood?

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1. When should I call 911?
2. Does the police department provide fingerprinting services?
3. How do I apply for a Concealed Pistol License?
4. How do I pay for a parking ticket?
5. What kind of firearm restrictions do Felons have?

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1. What is a Short-Term Rental?
2. What is a moratorium?
3. What does a limited moratorium on new short-term rentals mean?
4. How long is the limited moratorium in effect?
5. Where are short-term rentals allowed?
6. How can I check my zoning?
7. I think my short-term rental is in violation of City code. What do I do?
8. How do I report a short-term rental illegally operating or violating a City ordinance?
9. What is the City doing to regulate short-term rentals in the future?
10. How can I stay up to date on the code update?

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1. How do I sign up for residential garbage service?
2. How do I make changes to my existing service?
3. Why was my garbage missed?
4. I just moved in and have a lot of extra garbage and/or recycling, can I set it next to my cart?
5. Can I get a larger dumpster for a special clean-up project?
6. I have lots of yard waste at certain times of the year- can I get an extra cart?
7. My cart lid is broken. What do I do?
8. My cart is old and smelly, can I get a new one?
9. I have to get rid of a couch- where does it go?

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1. I have an old refrigerator- where does it go?
2. I live in Sequim. Can I go to the Regional Transfer Station and do I have to pay more?
3. Where does the waste go?

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1. Does the inspection take place outside or inside?
2. Who needs to be present for a Source Control inspection?
3. How often do inspections take place?
4. Are these inspections mandatory?
5. Will my business need to be re-inspected after violations discovered in the initial inspection have been corrected?
6. Will penalties/fines be levied if Source Control violations are discovered during the initial inspection?
7. How much does Source Control cost?
8. What is the difference between a Source Control inspection and a Pollution Prevention Assistance (PPA) inspection?

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1. When will you get to my road?
2. Do we use Salt?
3. Where should I park?
4. My driveway is blocked!
5. How can I help?

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1. What do I do if I encounter a cougar?
2. What do I do if I encounter a black bear?
3. What do I do if I come across a fawn?
4. Who do I call if there is deceased wildlife in the public right of way (a City street, median or sidewalk)?
5. What do I do if I encounter injured wildlife?