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1. How does Rockport process its drinking water?
2. Where does Rockport get its drinking water?

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1. Real Estate Tax Facts
2. Personal Property Tax Facts
3. What is the tax rate for Fiscal Year 2024?
4. What is the tax rate for Fiscal Year 2023?
5. Explanation of Exemptions

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1. There Are Turkeys/Wildlife in My Yard...What Can I Do?
2. If I'm Selling My Home, Do I Need a Septic Inspection?
3. What is "Title 5" For Septic Systems?
4. How Do I Report Unsanitary Conditions For Restaurants?
5. I Suspect Mold in My Apartment; What Should I Do?
6. How Can I Get a Copy of My Septic Plan?
7. Where Can I Dispose of Medication?
8. Where Can I Dispose of Needles?
9. There's a Bat in My House...What Can I Do?

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1. Can rent a room in my house?
2. How do I obtain a realtor's temporary sign permit?
3. How do I obtain a yard sale permit?
4. How do I obtain permission to hold a wedding on town property?
5. What are the hours of the selectmen's office?
6. What is the selectmen's fax number?

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1. Where can I purchase sediment control products?
2. What is the procedure for obtaining approval from the Conservation Commission? My project may be in an area regulated by the commission jurisdiction.
3. What information is needed to present a project? If approved by the Conservation Commission, are other approvals needed?
4. What are the laws and rules that regulate wetlands in Rockport?
5. How do I find out if my property is in a location that has activities regulated by the Rockport Conservation Commission?
6. Can I clean out my stream?
7. Do I need to file for permission to do landscaping?
8. How long does it take to begin a project once my application has been submitted?
9. Do I need to hire an engineer or wetland scientist?
10. What do I do with the department of environmental protection file number?
11. What does abutters' notification mean?
12. What happens if I do not file an application?
13. Which permit application should I use for my project?
14. Upon submitting my application, how long does it take to be put on the agenda?
15. Which areas are protected wetlands?
16. Why can’t I just fill in the little swamp in the backyard?
17. Why do I have to file with the Conservation Commission?
18. Why do we bother protecting wetlands anyway?
19. Can the Conservation Commission give me advice on what I can and cannot do on my property?

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1. What type of elderly housing do you offer in the town of Rockport?

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1. How is my real estate tax bill determined?
2. What is Free Cash?
3. What is Proposition 2 1/2?
4. Where can I get more information?
5. What is the stabilization fund?

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1. Who to make checks payable to?
2. Does my trailer need to have a wheel?
3. Is there a waiting list in Rockport?
4. When do the vessels and trailers need to be moved from storage?
5. Can I transfer my privileges to someone else?
6. How do I keep my kayak on the rack?

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1. How do I get on the mooring list?
2. Where can I get a copy of the harbor rules and regulations?

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1. How much water is used every day by the town?
2. How would I find my sewer/water connection?
3. How would I purchase a cemetery lot?
4. I have a water leak on my property. Will the DPW fix it?
5. There is water leaking outside my property. Who is responsible?
6. Is it possible to tour the water filtration plant or sewage treatment plant?
7. Why does the town impose watering restrictions?
8. Is the sewage treated before discharge to the ocean?
9. Where does our drinking water come from?
10. Where does town sewage go?

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1. What is FOG?
2. What does FOG do to our sewer pipes?
3. How can I prevent a FOG related backup?

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1. What is GIS?
2. What's the difference between Rockport's online GIS and other tools like Google Maps?
3. Where does Rockport's data come from, and how is it updated?
4. How do I request a map/data?

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1. How can I purchase Rockport Stickers?
2. What is the process to get stickers online?
3. Can I have updates or track my sticker order?
4. What if I require assistance ordering online?
5. What if my address is not available for selection on the website?
6. What is the process of buying my stickers by mail?
7. What is the process of buying my stickers by phone?
8. Who should I contact if I have a question or issue?
9. Who can apply for a Resident Parking Sticker?
10. Who can apply for a Non-resident Beach Sticker?
11. Who can apply for a Rockport Transfer Station Sticker?
12. May I get a Resident Parking Sticker if I own a business in Rockport?
13. If I own a summer residence in Rockport, can my family members apply for resident parking stickers?
14. Can commercial vehicles apply for Rockport parking or beach stickers?
15. Can I use the Rockport Transfer Station if I do not have a Transfer Station Sticker?
16. Can a Rockport business use the Rockport Transfer Station?
17. Do I qualify for senior status?
18. Where does the Resident Parking Sticker allow you to park?
19. Where does the Non-Resident Beach Sticker allow you to park?
20. Where do I place my sticker on my car?
21. When is the Rockport Transfer Station open?
22. Where can I purchase PAYT bags?
23. When do I need a Specialty/Bulk Item coupon?
24. How do I dispose of white goods, CRTs, and televisions?
25. What do I do if I need a replacement sticker?
26. What are the Transfer Station regulations?

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1. What is Stormwater?
2. What is NPDES?
3. What is an illicit discharge?
4. What is Municipal Good Housekeeping?
5. What can I do to assist with Municipal Good Housekeeping?

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1. What is stormwater?
2. Why is stormwater pollution so bad?
3. How can you help prevent stormwater pollution?

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1. How can I contact the Harbormasters?
2. How can I get a mooring application?
3. Who to contact to store a boat on land at Granite Pier?
4. Where can I launch a small trailer-able boat in Rockport?
5. Can lobster pots or buoys be removed from the beaches?
6. Where can I launch a kayak?
7. Where is the Harbormaster Office and what are their office hours?

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1. What benefits does the Town of Rockport offer full time employees?
2. How do I submit a general application?
3. What are the Town of Rockport's hours of operations?
4. How often are new jobs posted?
5. Who do I contact for more information regarding a job?
6. What jobs are available with the Town?
7. How do I apply for a posted job with the Town?

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1. It I have a resident sticker do I still have to feed the meters in the Municipal Parking Lot?
2. I have a handicap placard, can I use it in resident only areas?
3. Can I use my resident sticker on more than one car?

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1. Who should I contact regarding a court case?
2. How do I obtain a restraining order?
3. How do I obtain a firearms license?
4. Can I obtain a copy of a police report where criminal charges have been filed?
5. Can I obtain a copy of the police officer's accident report?
6. How do I obtain an accident reporting form?
7. Is a permit needed to carry mace?
8. What court does Rockport Police use?
9. What is the non-emergency phone number?
10. What is Community Policing?
11. If I'm in a motor vehicle accident, can I obtain the other operator's report?
12. Can I dispute a traffic citation at the police station?
13. Where do I pay a parking ticket?
14. How do I dispute a parking ticket?
15. How do I obtain information on possible registered sex offenders in my neighborhood?
16. Can I obtain sex offender information by e-mail?
17. How do I get my child passenger safety seat installed?

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1. What is Domestic Violence?
2. What Is A Restraining Order?

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1. Where can I find the blue booklet "Rockport Guide to Public Paths and Town Landings"?

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1. When must a lobster be measured?
2. Where can I find information concerning shellfish regulations?
3. What is a legal size lobster and how do you measure it?
4. What does a diver need to display while fishing for lobster?
5. What does a boat fishing for lobster need to display to indicate that he is lobstering?
6. Does each diver need an individual dive flag?
7. Can scuba divers lobster after dark?
8. Are there any open clam flats in Rockport?

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1. How do I obtain a certified birth, marriage or death certificate?
2. How do I register to vote?
3. How do I obtain a marriage license?

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1. How do I Register to vote?
2. Who can register to vote?
3. How do I apply to vote by mail?
4. Where do I go to vote in person?

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1. What and when is the fiscal year?
2. When are real estate taxes due?
3. How do I change my mailing address on my bill?
4. Post date or received date?
5. Paying town bills via ePay or eCheck?
6. Where do I mail my real estate tax payment?
7. Where do I mail my real estate tax payment?