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Frequently Asked Questions
Will the person who inspects my property be able to tell me my new assessment?
Will I be notified if there is a change in my assessment?
Will all property values change?
Why is a revaluation necessary?
Who will do the revaluation?
Board of Selectmen
What is the procedure for obtaining a liquor license?
Do the Selectmen have office hours during the day?
How do I contact a member of the Select Board?
How can I get on the agenda for a Select Board meeting?
What is the schedule for the Board of Selectmen's meetings? Where are the meetings held?
Where should I keep my inspection record card?
When is a building permit required?
When I start construction, is the work inspected?
When I obtain my permit, how long do I have to start the work?
What is an ordinary repair?
What is the Wetland Protection Act?
What is a Notice of Intent?
What is a Determination of Applicability?
The Building Department issued a permit and the Board of Health approved my septic system. Isn't that enough? They didn't tell me I had wetlands on my property!
I received a Notice of Violation. What do I do?
Open Space Implementation Committee
Why have an Open Space and Recreation Plan?
If I want to sign up my child up for various sports, when and where do I do that?
How do I secure space at the school for an event?
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Sterling Police Department
What Do I Do If I Receive a Marijuana Citation?
What Do I Do If I Receive a Parking Ticket?
What Do I Do If I Receive a Traffic Citation?
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