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1. What does this mean?
2. Why AMI Meters?
3. How secure is my data and information?
4. Is this technology safe for me and my family?

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1. How do I report an animal control issue?
2. What if I just have a question about animal control?
3. Does the Town of Clayton have an animal shelter?
4. Can you chain or tie up dogs?
5. My dog is lost. What can I do?
6. How long will my pet or strays be held if found?
7. How many animals can I have in my home or yard?
8. My neighbor’s dog won’t stop barking – What can I do?
9. What is the Town of Clayton doing about stray/feral cats?
10. Does my pet need a rabies shot?
11. There's a wild animal in my yard, and it looks sick or injured. What should I do?
12. I live outside Clayton's town limits but still need help. Whom do I call?
13. Is there a dog park in Clayton?
14. Can Animal Control come speak at my school or event?
15. Are there any low-cost programs to get my pet spayed, neutered and/or vaccinated?
16. Does the Town of Clayton remove dead animals from private property?

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1. Why take on this project now?
2. Will this project increase wastewater rates?
3. How much will rates increase?
4. Are developers and businesses paying their fair share of the costs?
5. Why can’t we send our wastewater to another community for treatment?
6. Compared to the old plant, will the new plant be better for the environment?
7. How long will it take to build the plant?
8. How will construction impact the general public?

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1. What is carbon monoxide?
2. Why is carbon monoxide harmful?
3. Where does carbon monoxide in the home come from?
4. What is a carbon monoxide alarm?
5. Are carbon monoxide alarms required in existing, owner-occupied single-family homes and duplexes?
6. What are landlord / tenant responsibilities?
7. Where in the home should carbon monoxide alarms be installed?
8. Do current rules require carbon monoxide alarms on all levels of the home?
9. What are acceptable power sources for carbon monoxide alarms?
10. What are the maintenance requirements for carbon monoxide alarms?
11. What should people do when the carbon monoxide alarm sounds?

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1. I have a question about my bill. Who do I need to talk to?
2. I’m doing some landscape work at my house. Where can I dig?
3. When are you going to trim the trees in my area?
4. What is Load Management?
5. When and how long is the Load Management interruption?
6. Will I feel a difference in my heating / cooling or water temperature using Load Management?
7. Who do I call if I think there may be a problem my Load Management Device?
8. Does the Town accept/recycle used motor oil?

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1. When are trees pruned?
2. Who trims the trees?
3. Are Clayton Public Power representatives and the tree trimmers allowed to enter my property?
4. Can I trim trees myself?
5. What can I do to avoid having my trees trimmed?

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1. What is Load Management?
2. When and how long is the Load Management Interruption?
3. Will I feel a difference in my heating / cooling or water temperature using Load Management?
4. Who do I call if I think there may be a problem with my Load Management Device?

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1. What exactly does the Finance Department do?
2. How do I pay my property and vehicle taxes?
3. Why does the Town of Clayton charge a $30.00 municipal vehicle tax?
4. How can I check on the status of an invoice or payment?
5. How do I become a vendor?
6. Is the Town of Clayton subject to federal and state sales taxes?
7. How are my tax dollars spent?

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1. Why do fire trucks sometimes travel with their lights and siren on, and then all of a sudden turn them off?
2. My fire alarm went off and I contacted my alarm company and told them everything was OK and not to send the Fire Department and they still showed up, why?
3. Can I be fined for false fire alarms? What constitutes a false alarm?
4. Where can I get a copy of a fire report and is there a fee?
5. What do I do after a fire?
6. Can I burn my yard debris or trash in my yard?
7. I tried calling the non-emergency number but no one answered, why?
8. When I called 911, the person kept asking me a bunch of questions and all I needed was a fire truck. Why don’t they just send the fire truck?
9. What are the work hours of fire department personnel?
10. Aren’t firefighters wasting water when they open up a hydrant and just let it run? Why do they do that?
11. Why do firefighters come to my business and get information?
12. Is there a law that requires other vehicles to move out of the way for emergency vehicles?
13. Are fire trucks able to change traffic lights to green?
14. Why are fire trucks taken to the grocery store or restaurants?
15. How much does the gear and equipment the firefighters carry weigh?
16. How do I schedule a fire truck to come to my school, daycare, or other event?
17. Do the fire stations have a fire pole? If not, Why?
18. Do the fire trucks have water in them?
19. Does the fire department have a volunteer, junior or explorer program?

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1. Where can I find a listing of available jobs?
2. Where can I get an application?
3. Can I email or fax an application?
4. If I am applying for multiple positions can I fill out just one application?
5. Where is Human Resources located?
6. What kinds of benefits does the Town offer?
7. Will someone notify me of the status of my application?

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1. How old is the library?
2. What are the hours of the library?
3. How many books do we own?
4. Why can’t I renew online?
5. Where can I park when I come to the library?
6. What type of ID do I need to get a library card? Check out a book?
7. Does the library have current/daily newspapers that I can read?
8. Where can I make a suggestion to the library?
9. Can I have my exam proctored at the library?
10. Can I post a flyer in the library?
11. Does the library own videos and other multimedia materials?
12. Can I reserve a room in the library?
13. Where is the Lost and Found?
14. Does the library fax? Or scan?
15. Does the Main Library have GRE, GMAT, TOEFL, MCAT, or LSAT practice exams?

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1. What roads will be closed/impacted due to this project?
2. How long will the John St. be closed?
3. Where can I find a map of the project/closure?
4. Will there be traffic detours for the John St. closure?
5. Will there be signage warning traffic of the John St. closure?
6. How will the John St. closure effect residents?
7. Can I drive on the closed road if I am a resident on John St.?
8. Will emergency vehicles be able to access John St. in case of an emergency?
9. Who is the project contractor?
10. Who is the point of contact from the Town?

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1. Have you ever been to a Town Council Meeting?
2. What is Extraterritorial Jurisdiction (ETJ)??
3. Can I attend a Town Council meeting?
4. May I speak at the Town Council meeting?
5. What are the duties of the Mayor and Council?
6. What are Evidentiary Hearings?
7. What are the minutes?
8. What is an agenda?
9. How does the Town annex property?
10. Is there a history of all annexations for the Town of Clayton?

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1. When should I call to report an outage?
2. How does the Town find out about outages?
3. Why do ice storms cause outages?

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1. How do I register for a class, program, or athletics event?
2. Where is the Clayton Community Center?
3. What amenities does the Community Center offer?
4. How do I join the Clayton Community Center?
5. What are the hours at the Clayton Community Center?
6. How do I know if I am a resident of the Town of Clayton?
7. Where can I find athletic schedules and other information?
8. Do I have to have a membership to take classes or participate in athletics?
9. When is Open Gym time for the basketball court at Clayton Community Center?
10. How do I report a concern on a trail, park or greenway?
11. I have a great idea for a program or class. Who should I contact?
12. How can I volunteer with Parks and Recreation?
13. Does the Town of Clayton have a Swimming Pool?
14. Does the town have a dog park?
15. How do I sponsor a ball team or special event?
16. How do I rent a ballfield or basketball court?
17. Can I reserve a picnic shelter?
18. Where are the Tennis Courts in Town?
19. Where are the parks and trails in town and how long is each trail?
20. Why are bathrooms sometimes closed?
21. Are alcoholic beverages permitted in parks?
22. Can I fish in the pond at Clayton Community Park?

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1. When can I register?
2. How can I register?
3. What is the registration deadline?
4. What are the Camp Clayton dates and times this year?
5. How much does Camp Clayton cost?
6. What is the payment schedule?
7. What is Camp Clayton doing to help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus?
8. What happens if my camper, another camper, or staff member contracts COVID-19?
9. What’s new with Camp Clayton this summer?
10. Are there any half-day camp alternatives to Camp Clayton?
11. What is the refund policy for Camp Clayton?
12. What is the Town of Clayton's Tax Identification (ID) Number for Camp Clayton?
13. What does my camper need to bring to camp every day?
14. Are there discounts available to families?
15. Will the campers be divided into groups by age?
16. Where do the campers get dropped off and picked up each day?
17. What are the qualifications and trainings for the summer camp staff?
18. What can I do if Camp Clayton fills up?
19. What are the weekly themes and assemblies this summer?
20. What if my question wasn't answered?

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1. What’s the difference between a resident and a non-resident?
2. Why are the rates changing and why do residents get free memberships and cheaper program rates?

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1. What new projects or developments are happening in Clayton?
2. I think my neighbor or someone is violating Town rules. How do I ask about this or report this?
3. Where can I find the agendas for upcoming public meetings?
4. What is a greenway?
5. What is the population of the Town of Clayton?
6. What is an easement?
7. Can I as homeowner do my own construction work?

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1. What do I need to do to start or move a business?
2. What if I want to run my business out of my house?

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1. How do I get building permits?
2. What do I need to put a shed, fence, deck, pool, or house addition on my property?
3. What is a Zoning Compliance Permit and do I need one?
4. What's the difference between a Zoning Permit and a Building Permit?
5. What is the process to renovate or expand an existing commercial building?
6. What are the rules for temporary signs?
7. How are signs regulated?
8. How much does a permit or application cost?

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1. What is zoning?
2. How do I know what zoning district my property is in?
3. What is the extraterritorial jurisdiction or ETJ?
4. How do I know if I am in the Town Limits or Extraterritorial Jurisdiction (ETJ)?
5. How can I find an address for my property?
6. Do the Town’s zoning regulations apply to me?
7. What is allowed in each zoning district?
8. What are my building setbacks?
9. How do I get a survey of my property?
10. Where can I put my fence?
11. Where can I find a zoning or other Town map?
12. Where do I find out about restrictive covenants and other deed restrictions?
13. Can I subdivide my property?
14. What is a subdivision?
15. What signage can I put on my property or my business?

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1. How do I get the Police to respond to my home?
2. How do I report an Animal Complaint?
3. How can I apply for a job with the Clayton Police Department?
4. How can I get a copy of a police report?
5. How can I get a copy of my local criminal record?
6. Where do I go to get fingerprinted for my job?
7. Suppose I remember something I forgot to tell the officer?
8. How can I get my property back?
9. What can I do with old prescription drugs or medicine?
10. Can my civic or child’s group tour the Police Department?
11. Who do I call to have a child restraining system (car seat) inspected?
12. How do I pay parking ticket?
13. Who do I call if someone is selling door-to-door without a permit?

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1. I need to buy rights to a cemetery plot/grave, where do I go first?
2. What is the cost for a grave?
3. What is the cost to open and close a grave (interment)?
4. When I have selected the plot/grave(s) that I wish to purchase a license for, how can I pay for it?
5. Will I get a license for my plot/grave?
6. Will each grave be marked with a permanent marker?
7. Can I transfer this property to another person or persons?
8. Are there any other things I should keep in mind regarding cemeteries?

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1. Where is Engineering and Inspections located?
2. What are hours of operation for Engineering and Inspections?
3. Why do I need a permit?
4. When is a permit required?
5. How do I determine what costs to include on my building permit?
6. I have a Clayton address, so do I come to the Town Clayton for my permit?
7. What items are required when permitting a New Single Family Home?
8. I am the owner of my home and live in the home. Am I allowed to be my own contractor of work that I would like to have done?
9. When must work be done by a licensed contractor?
10. When does my work need to be ready for inspection?
11. Does someone need to be on job site to meet inspector?
12. I have a reinspection fee. Do I need to pay this before I can get my next inspection?
13. How long does your office keep records of the Permit/Inspections for jobs?
14. I have a storage building that I want to add receptacles and lights in do I need a permit?
15. I need to speak to an Inspector what time are they are the in the office and in the field doing inspections?
16. How can I find out what time the inspector will be at my job?
17. Is a permit required for a retaining wall?
18. When does a permit expire?
19. How do I schedule an inspection?

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1. What is the process of installing Solar?
2. How do I assess my home's solar potential?
3. How do I pick a solar company?
4. What about solar financing?
5. Glossary of Common Solar Energy Terms

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1. If I have a leak and my water consumption increases, will the Town give me any type of adjustment on my bill?
2. How much notice does the Town need to connect or disconnect my services?
3. Can I request a review of my water / electric meter reading?
4. What do I do if my utilities are disconnected for non-payment?
5. Will the Town grant me extra time to pay my utility bill?
6. What happens if the check that I wrote for my utility payment is returned from the bank?
7. When is my deposit applied to my utility account?
8. I’ve gotten married / divorced and my name has changed. What do I need to provide to the Town of Clayton so that it can be changed on my utility bill?
9. I have a swimming pool to fill. What should I do?
10. What do I do if I have a water/sewer emergency after normal business hours?
11. Does the Town offer disposal of old furniture / appliances?
12. What can I put in my recycling cart?
13. What do I do if the wheel has fallen off my garbage or recycling cart?
14. I have electronic items that I need to dispose of. What do I do?
15. How do I request a 2nd garbage or recycling cart?