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1. Do I need a permit to remove a tree near wetlands?
2. I received an abutter notification - what do I do?
3. Are there wetlands on my property?
4. How can I find out who owns or maintains a property?

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1. Where can I find information regarding activities for seniors?
2. What type of senior transportation is available?
3. What are the nurse’s hours?

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1. When and where should I get COVID-19 tested?

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1. How Can I Find Out More About Expanding or Relocating in Southborough?
2. How Can I Stay Connected with the Economic Development Activities in Southborough?
3. Who Are the Largest Employers in Southborough?
4. What are the Primary Business Industries in Southborough?
5. How is EDC Listening to the Voice of the Town?
6. Does the Economic Development Committee Support Open Space?
7. Who Does the EDC "Work" for?
8. I'm Interested in Becoming a Member of the EDC, How Do I Start the Process?
9. Who Can Become a Member of the Economic Development Committee?
10. Does the EDC need a Coordinator?
11. Why Should We Fund Economic Development Activities for Southborough?
12. What Services Does the EDC Provide?
13. How Does Southborough's EDC Measure Economic Development?
14. Why Does the Town of Southborough Have an Economic Development Committee?
15. Why is Economic Development Important to Our Local Economy?
16. What is Economic Development?
17. What is Economic Development?

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1. What properties qualify?
2. How do I apply?

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1. What is the “Hopkinton MWRA Water Connection Project”?
2. Who proposed this project and why has it been proposed?
3. Will implementation of this project cause Southborough to “run out of water”?
4. Is the MWRA willing, and able, to provide water for Hopkinton?
5. Will implementation of this project cause Southborough residents to have unacceptably low water pressure?
6. What type of legal agreement will be required between Southborough and Hopkinton for this project? Who will create this agreement? Who must approve it?
7. Will there be a Town Meeting vote related to this project?
8. How much will this project cost Southborough?
9. What happens if Hopkinton needs “more” water at some future time?
10. Will Southborough retain an independent engineering consultant to review the proposed project? Who will pay for such a review?
11. Who has the authority to approve this project?
12. What is the plan for reviewing and (potentially) approving this project?
13. How would the process be managed/governed going forward?
14. What happens if Southborough’s need for water increases in the future? Does this project create a problem for Southborough in this event?
15. Could Hopkinton’s “contaminated” water somehow get access into the Southborough system from this project?
16. Why doesn’t Hopkinton (or the MWRA) build a direct pipeline connection between Hopkinton and the MWRA aqueduct (without utilizing the Southborough water distribution system)?
17. Why should Southborough agree to do what Hopkinton is requesting? What happens if Southborough says “no” to Hopkinton’s request for this water connection?
18. How can Southborough residents stay informed about this project and provide input to the discussion about the project?

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1. Does a homeowner or business in Southborough have to register their alarm system?
2. What is the burglar alarm bylaw?
3. Where can I get my child safety seat installed by a qualified installer?
4. When is Heritage Day?
5. What are child safety seat /restraint laws?
6. Do solicitors have to register?
7. Is hunting allowed in Southborough?
8. What are hours of operation for the Transfer Station?
9. Is there a winter parking ban in Southborough?

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1. What is the process to volunteer for a town board or committee?
2. How can I reach a member of the Select Board?
3. When are Select Board meetings held?
4. Where are job openings for the Town of Southborough posted?
5. When does the Select Board hold Office Hours?

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1. I have an Official Town Email Account. How do I access it?

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1. When are town elections?
2. How can I obtain a marriage license?
3. How do I register to vote?

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1. Are there dog walking restrictions in Southborough?
2. When do I renew my dog license?
3. Do I need to submit a copy of the rabies vaccination form?
4. Will I receive a reminder notice that I need to renew my dog’s license?
5. What if I lose the pre-printed application that is mailed to me?
6. Is there a fee to replace the dog's metal license tag if I lose it?
7. Is there a fee to replace the dog's metal license tag if I lose it?

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1. What is the Boroughs Loop Trail and why should you care about helping to close the gap?
2. How much would it cost to build this trail from scratch (for example if there was no existing access road and Southborough wanted to invest in building a new trail)?
3. Are you seeking other funding sources?
4. How will the project expand if the Trails Committee can leverage CPA funds for a MassTrails Grant?
5. Why is Southborough being asked to install a fence around this structure? What is the purpose of the fence?
6. Why is the fence so expensive (I can put up a fence in my backyard for $xx)?
7. What is the town’s liability if the town pays to install the fence?
8. What style of signage is being considered?
9. What outreach are you doing to connect with the trail neighbors?
10. Can I walk my dog on this trail?
11. Will there be parking?

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1. How may I get the total taxes I paid for the calendar year?
2. What bills can I pay online?

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1. What is motor vehicle excise tax?
2. Who must pay?
3. What is the rate?
4. How are vehicles valued?
5. How often will I get an excise tax bill?
6. Who qualifies for an abatement?
7. How are abatements figured?
8. Who qualifies for an exemption?
9. Where and when must I file for an abatement / exemption?
10. When is payment due?
11. What happens if my payment is late?
12. How does non-payment of motor vehicle excise affect license and registration?
13. What if I have moved out of Southborough?
14. What if I sold my car?
15. What if I traded my car?
16. What if my car is stolen?

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1. What is personal property?
2. What property is taxable?
3. Who must pay this tax?
4. What is a form of list?
5. Who must file a return?
6. When and where must my return be filed?
7. What is the return used for and who has access to it?
8. Who is eligible for an abatement?
9. What property is exempt?

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1. What is the current tax rate?
2. At what ratio is property assessed?
3. What does 100% of full and fair cash value mean?
4. How do I check ownership or valuation of a property?
5. What is a Map and Lot?
6. How do I change my mailing address for tax billing?
7. What is the CPA surcharge and how is it calculated?
8. Where and when do I file for overvaluation abatement?
9. When are real estate property taxes mailed and payments due?
10. Where should I mail my real estate tax payment?
11. What should I do in the event I do not receive a bill?
12. What happens if I do not pay my tax bill?
13. What do I need to do if my mortgage company pays the taxes on my property?
14. Why should I pay interest on a late payment when I never received a bill?
15. How does my name get on a tax bill?
16. Who is responsible for the taxes if a property is sold after January 1?
17. What should I do if I recently sold a parcel of property but am still receiving a bill?
18. What if I have a credit on my account?
19. How do I get a municipal lien certificate? How much does it cost and how long will it take?

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1. How do I reserve a Virtual Meeting Room?
2. Are there guidelines for conducting Virtual Meetings?
3. Why are "Participate On" and "Dial In" options not available for all meetings?
4. Can I call into a meeting?
5. Given that the meetings are being recorded, do minutes still need to be submitted?