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Animal & Insect

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1. Where do I get a dog license?

Automatic External Defibrillators

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1. How many AEDs do I need at my work site?
2. How much does an AED cost?
3. What training is involved?

Community Development - Downtown Redevelopment

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1. Has the public had an opportunity to learn more about these plans?
2. If I was unable to attend the Open House, is there a way I can see the presentation?
3. Why did the council choose the site on the northwest corner of 116th Street and Municipal Drive as the first public-private partnership downtown project?
4. What is the project?
5. How did the Fishers select Flaherty & Collins to develop this project?
6. When will the Flaherty & Collins project start?
7. How much will the project cost?
8. Is the city paying for the entire project?
9. How much will the developer fund and how much will the city fund?
10. Where will people park who are coming to concerts at the Nickel Plate Amphitheater or who are going to the Fair Train?
11. Will there be a charge for parking in one of the public parking spaces in the garage?
12. Has there been consideration for the green space?

Community Development - Nickel Plate District Code

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1. Will the city be purchasing my property?
2. Why do we need additional/new regulations?
3. Will I have to modify my home/business to meet the new code immediately?
4. Why are roads being proposed across existing neighborhoods?
5. Does this code accommodate alternative transportation?
6. Why does this code only cover the downtown area?
7. What if my home is destroyed by nature?
8. What if my business is destroyed by nature?

Court

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1. Do I have to come to court?
2. How can I see / obtain a copy of my driving record?
3. How do I check on the status of my case?
4. Is there an after hours drop box for ticket payments?
5. What are the costs for seatbelt violations?
6. What are the city holidays when the court and court office are closed?
7. What happens on your day in court?
8. What is the penalty for missing a court date and not paying?
9. When is my payment due?
10. Will points be put on my driving record? How many points am I allowed?

Engineering

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1. Can I have a fence or landscaping in my easement or the rights of way?
2. Where can I get information on block grants?

Fats Oil and Grease

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1. What is a Food Service Facility?
2. What is a FOG Pre-treatment device?
3. What is an Oil Separator?
4. What is a Grease Interceptor?
5. What is a Grease Trap?
6. What is the Fats, Oils and Grease (FOG) Management Program?
7. What is the Modification Request Form?

Fire & Emergency Services

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1. Does Fishers have laws regarding fireworks?
2. Do the EMTs on the ambulances fight fires too?
3. How do I apply for financial hardship?
4. How do I become certified in CPR?
5. How do I get a copy of my run report?
6. How do I obtain a copy of my invoice?
7. How do I pay my bill?
8. What do firefighters do all day?
9. Where do the firefighters sleep?
10. Whom do I talk to about my bill?
11. Why do I see fire trucks at the grocery story?
12. Why do multiple trucks come to my emergency when I call 911?
13. Why do the fire stations have big screen televisions in the day rooms?

Fire Administration

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1. How do I apply for the Fire Department?
2. If I want to become a firefighter or EMT, what kind of classes should I take in school?
3. What are the hours of the fire department? How do I contact them?
4. What is the ISO rating for Fishers?

Fire Operations

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1. How do your shifts work? What are the benefits of working this schedule?
2. What emergency services does the fire department provide?

Fire Public Education

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1. How do I schedule a visit with the Fire Department?

Floodplain

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1. How can I learn more about federal guidelines?
2. How can I learn more about Fishers guidelines?

HR - Jobs

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1. How do I apply for employment?

Main

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

Matching Grants

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1. Where can I learn all the details for these grants?
2. What are the main differences between Neighborhood (NMG) and Tree Matching Grants (TMG)?
3. When is the information / deadlines for these two grants posted?
4. If an applicable group has been a recipient of either the Neighborhood Matching Grant (NMG) or the Tree Matching Grant (TMG) in one year, can they apply for the other grant the following year?
5. If an applicable group has applied but not been awarded the NMG or the TMG, can they apply the following year?
6. Upon receipt of the grant and completion of the work, can the substantiating documentation for reimbursement be submitted via mail or e-mail?
7. What are the maximum award amounts for the Neighborhood Matching Grants and the Tree Matching Grants?

Nickel Plate District Amphitheater

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1. Is smoking allowed at the Amphitheater?
2. Is the Fishers Amphitheater handicap accessible?
3. What am I allowed to bring inside?
4. What am I not allowed to bring to the Amphitheater?
5. What kinds of food/drinks are available at the Amphitheater?
6. Is there a lost and found?
7. What if my child needs a diaper change?
8. What types of behavior and activities are prohibited?
9. What should I do if I witness prohibited conduct or have a concern with a participant or attendee?
10. What if I am separated from my child?
11. Can I bring my pets?
12. Is there a parking map for the Amphitheater and what is the cost?
13. What is bike parking and do you have it?
14. Can I bring alcohol with me to an event?
15. Can I hold an event at the Amphitheater?

Parks & Recreation Online Registration FAQ's

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1. How do I get a user name and password?
2. Once I've requested an account, how long will it take for my account to become active?
3. What if I have forgotten my password?
4. How do I register for an activity?
5. What credit cards do you accept for online payment?

Permitting & Inspections

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1. Why do I need a permit?
2. Do I need a permit to install a gas line for a grill or fire pit?
3. Do I need a permit to extend or enlarge my driveway?
4. Do I need a permit to enclose a porch?
5. My Home Owner’s Association (HOA) is telling me that I cannot build my project. Is this true?
6. How long will it take to get my residential permit application approved?
7. How long is my permit good for after being issued?
8. Who is my inspector and what time will he be here to conduct my inspection?
9. When do I get my Certificate of Occupancy?
10. Why should my contractor pull the permit instead of me, the homeowner?
11. What method of payment can I use to pay for my permit?

Plan an Event

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1. Can I put up signage or banners for my special event?
2. Can I have a food truck at my event?
3. When applying for a special event application, when do I need to get a State of Indiana Amusement and Entertainment Permit?
4. If I do hold an event can I put up canopies and tents? Can I use stakes?
5. Where can I find an example of an Emergency Plan for my event?

Police Recruitment

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1. How many times per year do you test?
2. How long does the testing process take?
3. How many times is an applicant required to travel to Fishers during the process?
4. How many officers do you hire every year?
5. Why is there a maximum age requirement of 35 years old?
6. What is the minimum age of retirement under PERF?
7. Does the Fishers Police Department have their own academy?
8. How long is the Field Training Program?
9. Is the Field Training Program shortened for Lateral Officers?
10. Are Lateral Officers compensated for their experience?
11. What are the shift hours for the patrol officers?
12. What are the residency requirements for Fishers Police Officers?
13. What specialty positions are available?
14. When can an officer be eligible for a specialty assignment?
15. Do Fishers Police Officers have to purchase their own uniforms and equipment?

Public Works

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1. Who is responsible for mowing the easements and rights of way?
2. Who picks up stray animals?
3. What if my question isn't listed here?

Public Works - Sewer Main Cleaning

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1. What is sanitary sewer system cleaning?
2. Why is sanitary sewer cleaning necessary?

Sewer Cleaning

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1. How are the sanitary sewers cleaned?
2. What can I expect when sanitary sewer cleaning is taking place in my neighborhood?
3. Why is the house or building plumbing vent important during sanitary sewer cleaning operations?
4. What causes odors in my house or building immediately after cleaning of the sanitary sewer?
5. What causes the water in my house or building toilet to bubble, burp or overflow?
6. Does the city's program of cleaning the sanitary sewer system include my house or building lateral connection?
7. How can I get more information on the city's sanitary sewer cleaning program?

Sump Pump Disconnection Program

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1. What is a sump pump and why is it needed?
2. What is a sanitary sewer?
3. What is a storm drain?
4. How do I see if my sump pump is connected to the sanitary sewer?
5. How does a sump pump connected to the sanitary sewer cause problems in the wastewater conveyance and treatment system?
6. Are sump pump connections to the sanitary sewer system illegal?
7. What can I do with the clear water that was going into the sanitary sewer?
8. Who can I contact for additional information?

Transportation Plan

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1. Does Fishers have a transportation plan now?
2. Why is the transportation plan being updated?
3. What will the plan accomplish?
4. What types of issues will the plan address?
5. Will there be opportunities for people to comment on the plan?
6. What are Complete Streets?
7. Is there any organization in Fishers that advocates for pedestrians and cyclists?
8. If I have a specific concern such as a pothole to report, is the transportation plan the place to have that addressed?
9. Will the plan consider on street parking and parking structures downtown?
10. When will the transportation plan be completed?
11. What is the approval process for the plan?

Utility Billing

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1. Why do I receive a Stormwater Bill?

Zoning Code Enforcement

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1. Do I need a permit for my home business?
2. Can I have chickens?
3. Do I need a permit for my sign?
4. Where can I keep my trailer/RV/Boat stored on my property?
5. Can I place signs in the city's right-of-ways?