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Ambulance Service

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1. How can I contact the billing office?
2. What if I don’t have insurance?
3. Why are your ambulance rates so high?
4. Why does my insurance company pay usual and customary (U&C) rates? What if they only pay part of my bill?
5. Will my insurance pay for my ambulance ride?

Animal Control

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1. Do pets have to be leashed in Summit County?
2. How do I report an Animal Control problem?
3. What can I do about my neighbor’s barking dog?
4. What constitutes a barking dog?
5. Who do I contact for wildlife issues?

Animal Control - Adoption Information

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1. What is required to adopt a pet and what does the adoption include?
2. How do I adopt a pet?
3. My pet has been impounded. How do I redeem my pet?
4. I can no longer keep my pet. How do I relinquish it to the shelter?
5. How do I report my lost pet?
6. How do I report a pet that I have found?

Building Inspection

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1. Where is the Building Inspection Department?
2. What are the hours of the Building Inspection Department?
3. What projects do not require a building permit?

Building Inspection - Additional Building Department Information

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1. When do I need a plan review for a technical permit?
2. Can I get a Temporary Certificate of Occupancy?
3. Can I pay for permits or reinspection fees with a credit card?

Building Inspection - Building Permits

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1. Do I need a permit for decks, window replacements, hot tubs and basement finishes?
2. Is a Roofing Permit required to re-roof a structure in the Summit County jurisdiction?
3. Where do I find structural design parameters: snow load, frost depth, wind load, etc..?
4. When can I occupy my permitted home?

Building Inspection - Contractor Registration

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1. Who can pull a permit?
2. What is required to register as a general contractor?
3. Can the contractor's application be faxed in for electrical and plumbing contractors?
4. Who can pull technical permits?

Building Inspection - Inspections

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1. How do I schedule an inspection?
2. When will the inspectors come?
3. Can I request a time for the inspection?
4. What paper work do I need for an inspection?
5. Will my inspector call me prior to the inspection?

Building Inspection - Plan Reviews

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1. What kind of permits would I need to build a house?
2. How long will it take to get a permit?
3. What is the sustainable building code and how do I show compliance?
4. What is the IECC energy code and how do I show compliance?
5. How do I make changes to my building department approved plans?
6. Do I need an appointment to meet with a Plan Reviewer or to submit plans?

Building Inspection - Submittals

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1. Do I need an architect to design my project?
2. Do I need an Engineer to design my project?
3. How much will the permit cost?
4. When do I pay for the permit?
5. Do I need a soils report for my project?
6. Can I do an open hole soils report after excavation in lieu of a soils report prior to the permit issuance?

Coroner

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1. I have been notified of a death. What is my next step?
2. Why is the coroner involved?
3. Will an autopsy be performed?
4. What about organ / tissue donation?
5. Where do I obtain a death certificate?
6. What can I do if there is no money for funeral arrangements?
7. Where does my loved one get taken?
8. Do I need to make an identification?
9. May I see my loved one?
10. How long will it take before you release my loved one?
11. How do I obtain personal effects and items taken into evidence?
12. How do I obtain an Autopsy Report or Coroner’s Report?
13. What is the policy on spreading ashes?

County Attorney

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1. I am in need of legal advice and/or an attorney. Whom can I talk to?
2. Whom do I contact to discuss a traffic ticket, court date, district court case, etc.?
3. I need a public defender. Whom do I contact?
4. I received a zoning violation notification. How can I resolve the issue?
5. I would like to appeal my tax appeal decision by the County Board of Equalization. Whom do I contact?

County Board of Equalization

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1. How many copies of my appeal do I need to submit?
2. What type of documentation do I submit with my appeal?
3. What if there are days I am unavailable or I can't make my scheduled hearing time?
4. If I have already submitted a letter authorizing someone to be my agent at the Assessor's level, do I need to submit another authorization letter at the CBOE level?
5. Can I submit additional documentation after the 15th or at the hearing?

County Commissioners

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1. How can I schedule a meeting with a commissioner?
2. Can I receive the BOCC agendas as they are released to the public?
3. What is the difference between a Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) work session and regular meeting?
4. How can I make a public comment to the commissioners?
5. How do I request a work session with the BOCC?
6. I would like to appeal my tax appeal decision by the County Board of Equalization. Whom do I contact?

Emergency Management

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1. Where do I find current fire restriction information?
2. How will Summit County communicate with me during an emergency?
3. What is Summit County’s wildfire evacuation plan?
4. Whom do I register with if I have access and function needs?
5. How do I obtain Community Right to Know Act information regarding hazardous-materials fixed facilities?
6. How can I verify the 911 Center has my landline phone associated with my correct physical address?
7. Where to I find the current level of the National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS)?

Environmental Health

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1. How do I test my home for radon?
2. How do I apply for a septic permit?
3. How do I get my well water tested?

Environmental Health - Animal Related Diseases

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1. How do I clean up rodent droppings?
2. Do animals in Summit County have rabies?
3. Do bed bugs carry diseases?
4. I am traveling out of the country. Should I be concerned about contracting diseases?

Environmental Health - Consumer Protection

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1. I got sick after eating at a restaurant. What should I do?
2. How do I know how my child care center / school did on their last inspection?
3. How do I keep my family safe when cooking at home?

Environmental Health - Drinking Water

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1. How do I get my well tested?
2. How do I get a water well permit?

Environmental Health - Food Safety

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1. How do I start or take over a food establishment?
2. How do I sell food at a temporary event?
3. I got sick after eating at a restaurant. What should I do?
4. How do I see restaurant inspections?
5. How do I keep my family safe when cooking at home?

Environmental Health - Indoor Air Quality

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1. What is radon?
2. Where can I get free radon test kits?
3. What is Carbon Monoxide?
4. What are indoor air quality issues in Summit County?
5. How do I find a radon mitigation contractor?

Environmental Health - On-Site Wastewater Systems

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1. When do I get my permit?
2. When can a soil profile survey be conducted?
3. What is the cutoff date for septic installations?
4. Where do I find licensed contractors, cleaners, or engineers to install, maintain, or design my septic system?
5. How do I become a septic contractor / installer?

Environmental Health - Outdoor Air Quality

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1. Can I burn my trash in Summit County?
2. Can I burn my pile of slash?
3. Can I have a campfire in my backyard?

Environmental Health - Recreational Waters (Pools/Spas)

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1. I have a rash since soaking in a hot tub. Was this caused by the hot tub?
2. How do I prevent swimmer’s ear?
3. My child has diarrhea but wants to go to the local swimming pool. Is this a good idea?

Environmental Health - Use Permits (OWS)

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1. When do I need to get a Use Permit?
2. How do I get a Use Permit?
3. Who is a Use Permit inspector?

Finance

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1. What is the sales tax rate in Summit County?
2. How can I review the County's expenditures?
3. Am I required to pay sales taxes on the short-term rental of my property?
4. How do I get a sales tax license?

GIS

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1. How can I acquire county GIS data for my own use?
2. How can I change or add a road name to an existing street in unincorporated Summit County?
3. How do I get approval for a subdivision or road name for a new development project?

GIS - Addressing

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1. I need an Address to get a Building Permit. How do I go about getting an address assigned?
2. How do I change the physical address of my property?
3. My Property Deed has a different address than the "Property Information Search & Maps" and I am trying to sell or refinance my mortgage. How do I go about getting this resolved?
4. How do I change/update my mailing address?

Information Systems

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1. How can I report issues with the county website?

Main

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1. How do I contact a city/county department?
2. Where can I find the answers to my frequently asked questions?

Manager's Office

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1. How do I augment / contract water for non-domestic use (hot tubs, landscaping, livestock, etc.)?
2. How do I request public information through an Open Records Act request?
3. Can I receive the BOCC agendas as they are released to the public?
4. How do I request a work session with the BOCC?

Open Space & Trails

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1. How do I volunteer for Open Space and Trails?
2. What is Open Space?
3. How do I help protect additional land as Open Space?
4. Why are some Open Space properties closed to the public?
5. What are the rules and regulations for the Recreation Pathway (Recpath)?
6. What are the rules and regulations for Open Space properties?
7. What is the OSAC and when does it meet?
8. Where can I hike with my dog?
9. Where can I report trail problems, or other concerns regarding Summit County Open Space Properties?
10. Can I book Sapphire Point for an event?
11. Can I hunt or fish on Open Space Property?
12. Can I drive my snowmobile on the Recpath?
13. Can I reserve the Blue River Park/Fields?
14. Can I sign up to adopt sections of the Recpath or County Road?
15. Are motorized vehicles/devices allowed on the Recpath?
16. Is the Recpath plowed in the winter?
17. Can I swim in the Dillon Reservoir? Windsurf?
18. Can I hold a wedding on Open Space property?
19. What are the current fire restrictions?
20. How do I reserve a campsite?
21. Who manages the Recreation Pathway System (Recpath)?
22. How do I book a special event or special use?
23. Can I pan for gold on Open Space property?

Public Trustee

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1. I received a Notice of Election and Demand (NED) stating my property is in foreclosure. What can I do?
2. I am interested in a foreclosure property. Can I look at it?
3. When are the sales?
4. What type of payment is required?
5. What type of information is needed at the sale?
6. How soon can I obtain ownership of the property?
7. What is the Colorado Open Records Act Fee Policy?

Road & Bridge

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1. I live on a road with a county road number. Why doesn't my road get plowed?
2. How do I find out if my road is maintained, or not?
3. I pay my taxes; why isn't my road being maintained?
4. I would like to make improvements to my driveway. Do I need a permit?
5. Why can't I park my car on the county road?
6. Why does the snowplow operator plow a ridge of snow into the opening of my driveway?
7. Why can't I take the snow from my driveway and push it out into the road for the snowplow to pick up?
8. I live in a Subdivision. Why doesn't my street get plowed right away after a snowstorm?
9. I think the speed limit is too high on my street. Who do I talk to about lowering the speed limit or having speed bumps installed?
10. I would like to have a special sign installed on my street or in my neighborhood. Who do I talk to about this request?
11. Are right of way permits available online?

Road & Bridge - Right of Way Permits

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1. I would like to make improvements to my driveway. Do I need a permit?
2. Are right of way permits available online?

Road & Bridge - Summer Maintenance

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1. How do I find out if my road is maintained, or not?
2. I pay my taxes; why isn't my road being maintained?

Sheriff's Office

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1. What payment types are accepted?
2. When will the Sheriff’s Office accept documents to be served?
3. How will the Sheriff’s Office accept documents to be served?
4. What documents are required to submit to the Sheriff’s Office to initiate service?
5. How will I know that the service has been completed?
6. What if I overpaid for civil process?
7. What if I want to know if the service has been completed?
8. What if I only know the Post Office Box Number for the person I want served?
9. Where can I find information on upcoming Sheriff Sales?

Snake River Sanitation District

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1. Can I set up automatic payments?
2. What are the rates?

Treasurer

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1. How much does a tax certificate cost?
2. Can I order the certificate and then send in payment?
3. Is there a form I should use?
4. How long does it take to obtain a tax certificate?
5. How long is the certificate valid?
6. Is there a fee for an updated certificate?
7. How do I request a tax certificate?
8. What is the Colorado Open Records Act Fee Policy?

Treasurer - Tax Lien Sale

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1. When is Summit County’s tax lien sale?
2. Where and when is the tax lien sale?
3. What are the registration guidelines?
4. Do I need to be present?
5. What is the format of the sale?
6. What is the format of payment and checkout?
7. How many buyer numbers can I use?
8. How do I register as a buyer for the Tax Lien Sale?

Youth & Family - Foster Care

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1. Who can become a foster parent?
2. Are there different kinds of foster homes?
3. What would some of my responsibilities be as a foster parent?