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1. Whom do I call to request an inspection?
2. What information do I give when I call to request an inspection?
3. What does a construction inspection cost?
4. How soon after I call can I expect my inspection?
5. Must I be present when the inspector comes and do I need approved plans on site?
6. If I need to talk to my inspector, when can he/she be reached?
7. What do I do if I have a code related question during the day when an inspector is not available?
8. What will happen if my system fails to pass inspection?
9. What do I do if I do not understand the required corrections?
10. When can I occupy or use my structure?
11. If I contract with a builder for the construction, who is responsible to call for inspections and final occupancy approval?
12. When can I request approval to occupy my building?

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1. Who is responsible for conducting city elections?
2. When are elections held in the City of Monterey Park?
3. What do I need to do to become a candidate for the next city election? When can I obtain the required forms?
4. Where do I get the required forms to start a campaign committee? What forms do I need?
5. Does the City of Monterey Park have campaign contribution limits?
6. Where do I get election results? How long does it take to count the ballots?
7. How do I become a registered voter in Monterey Park?
8. On Election Day, how and where do I vote?

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1. How do I get a copy of a Fire Report?
2. How do I request a Fire Station Tour?
3. How do I become a member of the Paramedic Subscription Program?
4. Will I be transported to the hospital of my choice?
5. I have great health, do I need to fill out the medical history form?
6. How do I get a copy of an Emergency Medical Service Report
7. How can the Patient Medical Form help me during an emergency?

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1. How can I volunteer for the library?
2. How can I support the library?
3. How can I make a donation to the library?
4. How can I reserve a room at the library?

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1. The pre-inspection form talks about number of floor times $58 equals the amount due. How does this work?
2. Is there a fee for the inspection?
3. If you are charging on a per floor basis, why do you need to know how many units I have?
4. What forms do we need to return to the Fire Department?
5. The checklist indicates if we answer any question “no” that we will need to correct it. Some items appear to indicate that we have to spend large amount of money on the units, will we be required to?
6. Are you asking the owner or agent for the owner to certify that our smoke detectors are operating properly, how do we accomplish this?
7. What if I don’t know if my smoke detectors are state approved or installed correctly?
8. I must provide a fire extinguisher(s) on my property. What do I need to do?
9. I want to buy and provide my own fire extinguisher(s) for my property / tenants? Are there any drawbacks?
10. What about vandalism? Can I keep the fire extinguisher(s) indoors?
11. I have a two-story building with one unit on each floor, do I need to provide a fire extinguisher on each floor?
12. Do I need to provide a fire extinguisher in the laundry room?
13. Can we call to schedule the fire and life safety inspection?

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1. What is Floor Area Ratio (FAR) and how does it affect my property?
2. What more do I need to provide in my commercial parking lot?
3. What is the General Plan of the city?
4. How many parking spaces do I need for my business?
5. How many dwelling units can I build on my residential property?
6. I need a sign for my business. What process do I need to go through to put it up?
7. Why can’t I put a six feet high wall in the front yard of my house?
8. What do I need to do to replace that old asphalt driveway with a new concrete one for my single family property?

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1. What is Slurry Seal?
2. What does it do?
3. When will my street be slurried?
4. How will this affect access to my street?
5. How will this affect the mail and other services?
6. What will city crews be doing to prepare the streets for slurry seal?
7. What will city crews be doing after my street is slurried?
8. Why are small rocks collecting along the edge of my street?

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1. How do I pay my water bill?
2. How do I report problems such as dirty water or a water leak in the street?
3. What is our source of water?
4. How much water does the Monterey Park community use?
5. What is ground water?
6. Why is keeping our groundwater clean so important?
7. Where do groundwater toxins come from?
8. Can contaminated groundwater be cleaned up?
9. Is our water fluoridated?
10. Does the City of Monterey Park own the Garvey Reservoir?