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1. What are stair requirements?
2. What are tread and riser sizes?
3. What is the headroom height for doors?
4. What are the handrail heights?
5. What are the guardrail details?
6. What are the building requirements?
7. What is the minimum footer depth?

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1. If I have a vacant property, do I have to register it with the City?
2. When do I have to file a bond on a vacant property?

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1. How long are the terms for the members of City Council?
2. When are the regular meetings of Lorain City Council?

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1. What are the hours for the Lorain Municipal Court
2. Will I be subject to a search when appearing for Court?
3. What is the phone number for the Court?

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1. Where are smoke detectors required?
2. Where are carbon monoxide detectors required?
3. What size does a ground rod wire have to be?
4. What size wire do you have to use for a 100-amp house service?
5. What size wire do you have to use for a 200-amp house service?
6. How close can the GFCI outlet be to a pool?
7. What do we do if there is a street light out?
8. How deep underground must PVC conduit be for services and pools?
9. Are fuses still acceptable for use in services?
10. Where are GFCI receptacles required?
11. What does AFCI mean?
12. What does AFCI do?
13. Where does the water ground connection have to be?

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1. How do I contact my council member?
2. Do you accept online utility payments?
3. How can I report a crime tip?
4. When does residential bulk waste and trash get picked up?

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1. How do I reset my password in the Employee Portal
2. What are your office hours

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1. How do I request a Proclamation from the Mayor?
2. Does the Mayor perform weddings?

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1. Is the homeowner permitted to install their own plumbing?
2. How do you get registered as a Plumbing Contractor?
3. Are permits required to replace a hot water tank?

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1. Why was my street not salted?
2. I have a problem with trash pickup, who do I call?
3. Does the City replace or repair sidewalks or driveways?
4. How do I report a street light that is out?
5. How do I report a pothole?
6. How do I report a broken or inoperable traffic light?
7. Who is responsible for tree trimming or removal on my tree lawn?

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1. What income is taxable to the City?
2. Who is subject to the City's Income Tax?
3. Who is required to file a tax return form with the City?
4. When is the filing due date?
5. What is form 2106?
6. How do I handle Early Retirement - Separation Payouts?
7. How do I handle Lump Sum Distributions?
8. How do I submit Federal Schedules?
9. What if I do not include a payment with my return?
10. What are extensions?
11. Is there an age limit for individuals subject to Lorain Income Tax?
12. I am retired. My only income is from Social Security, company pension, interest, and dividends. Am I required to file a City of Lorain Income Tax Return?

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1. Where can I pay my water bill?
2. How do I sign up for water service?
3. What should I do if my water bill seems too high?
4. Who do I contact if there is a water main break?
5. What is a water service pipe? Who owns it and maintains it?
6. How are water characteristics measured?
7. What kind of technology is used to test the water?