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1. How do I apply for a job?
2. How can I read the last meeting’s Council minutes?
3. Where can I find past news releases?

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1. When will I receive my assessment notice?
2. What does my assessment mean?
3. Why is my property assessed?
4. Who assesses my property?
5. How is my assessment determined?
6. Why are some properties seeing an increase in assessed value in a poor economic climate?
7. I believe my assessment does not accurately reflect the condition of my property. What should I do?
8. Where can I find more information about this process?

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1. What are the duties of an Official Agent? Is an Official Agent required?
2. I have received an anonymous donation. How do I account for this?
3. What are the residency requirements for candidates?
4. Can a candidate put up campaign signage prior to Nomination Day?
5. Do I have to fill out a Notice of Intent?
6. Can I fax or email my nomination paper?
7. Do I get my nomination deposit back?
8. How many signatures are required on my nomination papers?
9. I’m not around on nomination day. Can I file my nomination papers earlier?
10. Is it possible to withdraw my nomination?
11. What are allowable election campaign expenses?
12. Are you allowed to campaign inside, outside or near a voting station on election day?

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1. Why did we looking at becoming a city?
2. What changed since we became a city?
3. How does our new city title affect my taxes?
4. What are the benefits of changing our title to a ‘city’?
5. What are some examples of the types of businesses we would like to attract?
6. Where would these businesses go?
7. What was the process for the change to become a city?

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1. Why did the City decide to purchase land?
2. Where is this land?
3. What type of development is planned for this land?
4. How much will it cost?
5. Will this bring big factories or smoke stacks to Chestermere?
6. Shouldn’t this be an initiative from the private sector?
7. What benefit will this development bring?
8. Is it a good idea to do this during a recession?
9. What happens if you can’t develop the land?
10. How are you planning to attract businesses?
11. When will development take place?
12. When did this happen?

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1. How do I register my child for a program?
2. How can I donate to the food bank?
3. Are there programs available for my preteen?
4. When can my child take the babysitters course?

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1. Why did the CRCA request funding from the City?
2. What does the CRCA’s stabilization plan consist of?
3. Why did Council decide to provide funding to the Rec Centre?
4. What will the funds be used for?
5. What will happen if the centre needs more money in the future?
6. How did the Rec Centre get into such financial difficulties?

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1. What is being developed in...?
2. Do I need a development permit?
3. What are the set-backs / maximum height requirements?
4. Can I purchase maps from the City?
5. I want to know more details about my property, such as size, assessed value, land use etc. Can I access this information online?
6. What do I need to do when I want to tie my infill house or property into the water or sanitary services in the street?
7. I have broken pavement / concrete in front of my house as a result of construction in the area, who do I call to make the repairs to the pavement and concrete?
8. I can’t find the water valve in front of my house, who do I call to locate it?
9. My neighbour’s lot is draining onto my property, what do I do and who do I call to have this situation resolved?

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1. How do I register for a program?
2. What programs are available?

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1. Why are property owners asked to declare their faith?
2. Why do I pay for school taxes when I don’t have children going to school?
3. Do seniors have to pay education property taxes?

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1. Are you having fireworks for Canada Day?
2. Do you need to register for lake tours at the Water Festival?

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1. What changed from the preliminary to final 2016 budget?
2. How is the City able to reduce the municipal tax rate?
3. Is the tax rate the same for everyone in Chestermere?
4. What does the tax rate change mean for my taxes?
5. How does the budget process work?
6. Can I see exactly how municipal dollars are spent?
7. Can I pay my taxes monthly?
8. When will I see this change?

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1. I pay for my utilities through EPCOR, Direct Energy, or Enmax. Am I charged franchise fees?
2. Why are there franchise fees on my bills?
3. How did you decide that ATCO and FORTIS get exclusive rights to be the utility providers?
4. What is the difference between a utility distributor vs. a utility retailer?

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1. When will my garbage be picked up?

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1. Why goats?
2. May I pet the goats?

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1. What is the pilot project for?
2. Who is eligible for this program?
3. How long would a harvester operator spend at a designated site?
4. How often will this service be available to me if I am selected for the pilot project?
5. What safety precautions will the harvester operators need to follow?
6. What is the rationale for testing this approach?

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1. How do I contact a City of Chestermere department?
2. Where can I find the answers to my frequently asked questions?

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1. When does my garbage get picked up?
2. Are there community programs available for my family?
3. Can I recycle in Chestermere?
4. What are my responsibilities for snow removal?
5. How do I pay my taxes?
6. Is there an off-leash dog park in Chestermere?
7. Do I have to pay to use the lake?
8. How do I pay my utility bill?
9. If I want to renovate my house, do I need a permit?

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1. When are the pathways in the city cleared?
2. Who do I contact if I see damaged or broken playground equipment.
3. Who is responsible for maintaining the wood fence I share with the city?

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1. What is a pesticide? What is a herbicide?
2. Where does the City use herbicides?
3. How does being a Bee City impact the use of herbicides?
4. What are good alternatives to using herbicides?
5. What does the City Parks do to reduce mosquitoes?
6. Is there any other way to reduce mosquitoes, and how can I help as a resident?
7. How does the City deal with dandelions?
8. Is there a bylaw related to weeds on private property?

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1. Where do I put the snow from my sidewalk and driveway?
2. When does the City clear snow from the streets?
3. Are all residential streets maintained in the winter?

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1. How Do I Order a Tax Certificate?
2. How Much Is a Tax Certificate?
3. What Information Does the Tax Certificate Include?
4. Can I Order My Tax Certificate Online?

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1. Why do I receive a property tax bill when I am on the TIPPs program? Do I have to pay?
2. What is the TIPPS program and how can I sign up?
3. Why do I have to pay school taxes when I do not have children in school?
4. What is the WID Fee on my Tax notice?
5. How is the TIPPs amount calculated?
6. What are the implications of late payments or non payment of my property taxes?

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1. When is the election?
2. Do I have to bring photo ID?
3. Do I have to sign a form before I can vote?
4. Do I need to be a Canadian citizen to vote in the election?
5. Can anyone challenge a voter if they believe that they are not eligible to vote?
6. If I own a business in a municipality but do not live in that municipality can I still vote in the municipality where I own my business?
7. If I am a renter, not a property owner, am I entitled to vote?

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1. Why do we have so many weeds?
2. What are the harvesters for?
3. How do the harvester operators work?
4. How effective is the harvesting program?
5. Where do the weeds go after they are harvested from the lake?
6. How are the lakefront owners participating?
7. How many weeds are actually removed by the harvesting program; and how many hours does it take?