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1. Do I have to have an Occupancy Permit to move into the City of Brentwood?
2. Do I need to have an Occupancy Permit if I am a renter?
3. How do I obtain an Occupancy Permit?
4. What does the inspection cost?
5. For how long is the inspection valid?
6. Can I use the occupancy inspection to satisfy the inspection referred to in my purchase offer?
7. When are building permits required?
8. What building codes are in force in Brentwood?
9. When is an electrical permit required?
10. When is a plumbing permit required?
11. When is a mechanical permit required?
12. Is it necessary to have a building permit to replace a roof?
13. I want to change the roof sheathing (plywood) on my roof. Is a permit required?
14. I want to replace a double window with a sliding door. Is it necessary to have a permit for this?
15. I want to add a bedroom in the basement. Is a permit necessary?
16. I want to replace my kitchen sink with a new one. Is a permit required?
17. I want to replace my kitchen cabinets. Does this require a permit?
18. I want to put drain tile in the inside of the basement. Do I need a permit?
19. I want to put up a new fence. Is a permit required?
20. I want to replace my 42" high chain link fence with a new 42" high chain link fence in exactly the same location. Is a permit required?
21. I want to replace my existing 42" chain link fence with a 5' stockade fence. Is a permit required?
22. Is a permit required to replace a brick or concrete patio?
23. What is needed for a building permit?
24. My job is so small that it does not make sense for me to hire an architect and spend $500 in professional fees for a porch that would cost $250 in material. What should I do?
25. How long does it take to get a building permit?
26. Do I need any permits from St. Louis County?

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1. Does the Brentwood Fire Department install and/or check infant and toddler car seats?
2. Does the Brentwood Fire Department install and/or check residential smoke and carbon monoxide detectors? Can I get a free smoke detector from the fire department?
3. How do I dispose of my old or used fire extinguisher?
4. How do I dispose of unused medicine, sharps, epi-pens and other medical syringes?
5. Are fire pits and bonfires allowed within the city limits? Are BBQ grills and fire pits allowed on apartment/condo balconies?

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1. What positions are currently available?
2. What is the hiring process?
3. What type of benefits does the City offer?
4. Where do I send my application and/or resume for a job posting?

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1. What time should I arrive for the first class?
2. Are skates included in the price?
3. What should my child wear?

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1. How do I register for activities?
2. Does the City of Brentwood have facilities available to rent for special occasions?
3. Where are the parks located in Brentwood?

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1. How far off the property line must I be if I want to build something on my residential lot?
2. Can I put a yard shed in the back yard and is a permit required?
3. My neighbor is building a sundeck and doesn't have a permit. Can he do that?
4. I live on property that abuts commercial ground. Can you make the business put up a fence?
5. How can I find out when the Board is considering zoning issues?

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1. When I call police, what information should I have ready to provide?
2. How do I obtain a copy of an accident report?
3. What is curfew for juveniles?
4. Will police respond if I lock my keys in the car?
5. What should I do if a police officer stops me while I’m driving?
6. Where do I go to pay a traffic citation or a parking ticket?
7. What should I do if involved in a traffic crash?
8. What should I do if I witness the crash?
9. I observe a reckless driver. Can I report him?
10. What should I do if I witness criminal activity or I am a victim of a crime in Brentwood?
11. What can I do to crime-proof my home or business?
12. Who is the Brentwood Police Chief and how many officers does Brentwood have?
13. What is the difference between a police officer and a detective?
14. When should I call 911?
15. How does 911 work?

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1. My sidewalk is raising and sinking and needs to be replaced. Who takes care of that?
2. I have water backing up in the drain in the basement. What should I do?
3. I keep getting a hole in my yard but have never had sewage back up into the basement. Is this a problem?
4. Is it necessary to have a permit to replace my driveway?
5. What kind of driveway may I put in?

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1. What are the local emergency contacts?
2. How do I contact utility companies?
3. Where can I find trash pickup information?
4. Who do I call to report potholes or other severe road conditions?
5. How do I get a child car seat installed?
6. Who do I call to report street light outages?
7. Where can I find the new resident packet?
8. Where can I find emergency disaster information?
9. What is the holiday trash pickup schedule?
10. What items are accepted for curbside recycling?
11. Where can I recycle my old electronics
12. Are any animals prohibited in the city?
13. Do I have to license my pets?