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1. What is land use planning?
2. Whom can I contact regarding planning issues in my area?
3. Can your staff provide planning / design assistance to our city, town, or community?
4. What are functional plans?
5. How are plans prepared?
6. What is a sectional map amendment (SMA)?
7. What are sector plans?
8. What are the basic components of subregion and area plans?
9. What are subregion and area plans?
10. What issues and subjects are addressed in the 2002 General Plan?
11. What is the General Plan?

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1. Do I need a permit to cut down trees in my yard?
2. Do I need a Tree Conservation Plan or can I receive a waiver?
3. What information do I need to apply for an exemption?
4. What environmental information is available on the web?
5. Is my property in the Chesapeake Bay Critical Area?
6. Are there wetlands on my property?
7. Is there a floodplain on my property?
8. My basement has flooded from all this rain! What can I do?
9. How do I register my boat or obtain information about hunting and fishing licenses?
10. When are the Hunter Safety Courses?
11. What can I do about nuisance or injured wildlife in or around my home?

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1. What is historically significant in Prince George's County?
2. Who can answer my questions regarding county history and property research?
3. When do I need a Historic Area Work Permit (HAWP) for work on my historic property?
4. How do I find out whether my property is designated as historic?
5. How are historic sites and historic districts created?

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1. How do I know which categories my property is in?
2. Why is it important for me to know a property's water and sewer service category if I am going to build a house or develop a piece of land?
3. Which school will my child attend?
4. What does the "school facilities surcharge" mean?
5. When will a school be built in my neighborhood?
6. What is the "sewer envelope"?
7. What is meant by Adequate Public Facilities?
8. When are the planned facilities on the Master Plan going to be built?
9. How can I find projections for future population, dwelling unit, household, and employment growth for the county?

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1. What fire station serves my community?
2. What county police station serves my community?
3. Which jurisdictions have their own police departments?
4. What is the COPS Program?
5. What does “public safety surcharge” mean?

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1. How do I obtain traffic counts along roadways?
2. How can I find out how many accidents occur along a particular roadway?
3. What is the existing, or planned, right-of-way for a particular street?
4. Why has the county proposed a Master Plan facility across, or adjacent to, my property without informing me?
5. What is the Master Plan of Transportation?

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1. I noticed a sign posted at the end of my street advertising a hearing. Can you please tell me what this is all about?
2. Why do I have to provide off-street parking/loading facilities? My business doesn't need any!
3. I don't agree with your interpretation of the regulations. How do I get a legal opinion?

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1. I purchased my home years ago because the land behind me was wooded. Does anyone have the right to come in now and develop this property?
2. How long does it take to process my permit application?
3. What can I do to quicken the processing of my permit application?
4. What is a site plan, and why do I need to submit one with my permit application?
5. Does Park and Planning issue my permits?
6. Why does Park and Planning need to see my permit application anyway?
7. May I have a business in my home, and do I need a permit for it?
8. May I walk my permit application through the process?
9. Why won't you pull my permit application out of the pile and put it on top to review before the others?
10. What happens to my non-walk-through permit application after you complete your review?

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1. How do I find out the zoning classification of my property?
2. As a county resident, how can I participate in the development review process to ensure the protection of my home and community?
3. What can I do on my property?
4. I have a large parcel of land. Can it be subdivided into smaller lots?
5. My lot has no frontage on a public street. Is there any way I can build on it?
6. Is there a floodplain on my property?