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1. How do I find information about the City of Greenville budget?
2. How do I appeal the tax appraised value of my property?
3. Who do I contact about paying my property taxes?
4. How do I buy bonds that are issued by the City of Greenville?
5. What is the City's property tax rate?
6. What is my total tax rate?
7. Who is the City of Greenville's financial advisor?
8. Who is the City of Greenville's investment advisor?

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1. What type of fuel is available at the airport?
2. How do I contact the FBO?
3. Where is the Airport located?
4. Are T-hangars available for rent at the Airport?

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1. Are my pets required to be licensed?

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1. Commonly Asked Questions
2. How do I apply and when are board appointments made?

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1. What does the Board of Development do?
2. What incentives are available to companies wanting to relocate or expand in Greenville?
3. How can I find available real estate or buildings to meet my business needs?

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1. How do I apply for a Building Permit?
2. How long does it take to review and approve a building permit?
3. How much does a building permit cost?
4. When are permits required for accessory buildings?

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1. Does the City provide or sell headstones?

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1. Can the City Attorney provide free legal advice on personal civil matters?
2. How do I contact the City Prosecutor about my Greenville Municipal Court citation?
3. How do I contact the City Attorney?

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1. How do I know who my Council Representative is? How can I reach them?
2. How can a citizen address the City Council?
3. What does the City Council do?
4. Is the City Council responsible for GEUS?

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1. Is the City Manager elected by a vote of the people?

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1. How do I find out where to vote?
2. How can I find information regarding the City’s Ordinances?

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1. What is the height the grass and weeds must remain under in order to avoid a violation?
2. What is the process if someone receives a violation and does not mow their property?
3. What would be considered a junked vehicle?

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1. When is a Certificate of Occupancy required?
2. Who do I contact about my GEUS bill or account?
3. Who do I contact for zoning or building questions for property located outside the City of Greenville limits?
4. Who do I contact for aerobic / septic system questions and requests for their inspections?
5. How can I make a comment on an establishment with an off-premises alcoholic beverage license?
6. Is a permit necessary to hold a garage or yard sale?

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1. How do I contact the PIO/Public Relations Liaison?
2. Can I subscribe to website updates?
3. Can I advertise my event on the City’s government access channels?

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1. Where is the CVB located?
2. How do you submit an event for the CVB calendar?

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1. How can I find out where utilities are located on a property in Greenville?
2. Who do I contact if I want to build a house or start a business in Greenville?

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1. What is the City of Greenville's ISO rating?
2. How do I become a firefighter?
3. Can I get a speaker to come visit my school / event to talk about fire safety?
4. Can we visit a fire station?

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1. What is the address for the Municipal Building?
2. Are City Council meetings open to the public?

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1. Where is the HHW Center located?
2. When is the HHW Center open?
3. Do I need a voucher?

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1. Where can I get an employment application?
2. Will you hold my application and resume for a future job opening?
3. Can a resume be submitted in lieu of an application?

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1. How do I register my child for a league?
2. How are teams formed?
3. What is "Coach Look"?
4. What is a "Protected Player"
5. What is the "Hat"?
6. Do we offer a "buddy" system?
7. My child does not want to return to the same team?
8. What happens after Coach Look?
9. What to do if you have not heard from a coach for your child's team?
10. How do I become a coach?

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1. May I call 9-1-1 anytime I want?
2. What happens if I make a prank call to 9-1-1?
3. What if someone can not hear or talk?
4. What is 9-1-1?
5. May I call 9-1-1 from my cell phone?
6. May I call 9-1-1 when my dog or cat gets hurt?

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1. How do I access the Free eBook Library?
2. Why do I have to pay a non-resident fee if my address states I live in Greenville?
3. Am I allowed to leave my children at the library?
4. How many items am I allowed to check out?
5. Is there only Northeast Texas information in the Northeast Texas History and Genealogy Center?

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1. When is Halloween on the Square?
2. When is the Christmas Parade?
3. Why should I revitalize?
4. Are financial incentives available?

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1. When is a Certificate of Design Compliance Required?
2. Does ordinary maintenance and repair require the approval of a Certificate of Design Compliance?
3. How do I apply for a Certificate of Design Compliance

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1. Can I make arrangements over the phone?
2. Can I pay my fine in installments?
3. What method of payment does the court accept?
4. If I wish to speak with the City Prosecutor about my case, when can I do that?

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1. Are pets allowed at the City parks?
2. What are the hours of the Wright Park Municipal Golf Course?
3. Does the City provide youth sports?
4. What are the public park hours?
5. How much does it cost to rent a pavilion?
6. When do sports leagues begin and where can I register a team?
7. How much does it cost to rent a soccer, softball field, or the swimming pool?

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1. What can be adopted?
2. How can volunteers help?
3. What are volunteers responsible for?
4. What type of materials does the City of Greenville Parks and Recreation Department provide?
5. What are the benefits of adopting a park?

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1. What is the process to open a Charitable Bingo Establishment?
2. What is the purpose of zoning?
3. What is the Comprehensive Plan?
4. What is the Planning and Zoning Commission?

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1. What are the types of plats?
2. How do I apply for approval of a subdivision plat?
3. What are the approval requirements for plats of land located within the extraterritorial jurisdiction?
4. What are the deadlines for submitting plat applications?
5. How is a plat application reviewed and approved?
6. How much does a platting application cost?

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1. Where do I pay false alarm fees?
2. What happens when my alarm permit has been revoked?
3. What happens when my alarm permit has been suspended?

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1. Is there a jail at the City of Greenville Police and Courts Building?
2. Can the Police Department trace a telephone number?
3. How do I get a protective order?
4. Why does it take so long for the police to respond when I call?
5. My family and I are going on vacation. Will the police keep an eye on our home while we are gone?
6. Why do they ask so many questions when I call the police?
7. Should I report suspicious activity in my neighborhood?
8. I need to get a message to someone who does not have a telephone. Will the police department go to the person’s home and deliver the message?
9. May I report drunk drivers to 911 on my car telephone?
10. Is there a waiting period before I can report someone missing?
11. May I make a police report at any time of day or do I need to make an appointment?
12. May I make a report over the telephone or will an officer have to come to my home?
13. May I have retrieved information on a license plate?
14. Does the Greenville Police Department have a severe storm siren or warning system?
15. When the sirens are activated, should I call the police department for information?
16. If my address and phone number show up when I call 911, why does the 911 operator ask me what my address and phone number are?
17. What should I do if my child or I dial 911 by mistake?
18. How do I get a clearance check for Salvation Army?
19. If I see a crime in progress, what should I do?
20. My neighbor constantly plays loud music late at night. Will the police do anything about it?
21. I saw a police car, with its lights and siren on, speeding down the street. Why were the red lights and siren turned off after the car went through the intersection?
22. Will the police open my car if I lock my keys inside?
23. How can I keep someone from coming back on my property that doesn’t belong here?
24. Why does the 911 Operator sometimes ask me to call back on a non-emergency number?
25. What should I do if my purse or wallet is lost or stolen?

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1. What is the Police Explorer Program?
2. How can I become an Explorer?
3. What would keep me from being accepted in the Explorer Program?

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1. How do I commend an employee or an officer?
2. How are complaints made?

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1. As an individual, how do I legally remove an abandoned vehicle from my private property?

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1. Where do I pay my citation?
2. How much do accident reports cost?
3. How much do case reports cost?

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1. What are the symptoms of food-borne illness?
2. I have a problem with mold.
3. How do I register for the City of Greenville Food Handler card?
4. How do I become a Certified Food Manager?

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1. Who do I call to have a street light repaired?
2. My trash has not been picked up. Who do I call?
3. Who do I call if I have tree limbs that need to be picked up or a dead tree on my property?
4. Who do I call for potholes?

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1. Who do I call if there is a problem with my street?
2. Who do I call to pick up my limbs and brush?
3. Who do I call if the tree between the sidewalk and street is dead or dying?
4. Who do I call if my street light is not working?

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1. How do I establish utility service for an existing residence?
2. Who do I contact for electric / cable problems?
3. Who do I contact for water / sewer problems?

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1. Why does the water smell and taste bad sometimes?
2. Why is the water dirty or red sometimes?
3. What can be done to make the water clean again?

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1. What is a Planned Development?
2. What is a Neighborhood Conservation District?
3. What is the process for submitting a zoning application?
4. Who can request a change in zoning on a property?
5. How much does a zoning application cost?
6. When and where do the Planning Commission and City Council meet?
7. What factors are considered by the Planning and Zoning Commission and City Council in reviewing a Zoning Application?
8. How is a Zoning Application processed?
9. What effect, if any, do the responses from adjacent property owners have?
10. What if the Planning and Zoning Commission does not recommend approval of a Zoning Application?