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Anexo

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1. Mi propiedad tiene fosa séptica. ¿Se me requerirá conectarme con el sistema de drenaje de la ciudad?
2. ¿Si decido conectarme al sistema de drenaje, cuál seria el costo del servicio mensual?
3. ¿Aumentarán los impuestos de mi propiedad?

Annexation

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1. My property is currently on a septic tank. Will I be required to connect to the City's sewer system?
2. Will my property taxes increase?
3. What services will be changed as a result of annexation?

Building & Safety Applications and Permits

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1. How do I find out the status of my Plan Check and/or Building Permit application?
2. What is the fee to file for a building permit or to submit plans?
3. What is the turnaround time for the approval of a plan check and/or building permit?
4. Where do I submit plans for my project?
5. Where do I submit revisions to my building application?
6. What are the hours the Building & Safety counter is open?
7. What time is building construction allowed? Can work be done on weekends?
8. 10 Time-Saving Tips When Visiting the Building & Safety Counter

Building & Safety Inspections and Certificate

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1. Who needs to be present at an inspection?
2. What is a special inspector?
3. What are the most commonly requested inspections?
4. What is a Certificate of Occupancy?

Business License

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1. What is a Business License / Tax Certificate?
2. When is a Business License / Tax Certificate required?
3. What is the duration of a Business License / Tax Certificate?
4. Can a business be conducted from a personal residence?

Capital Improvements Program

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1. What are Capital Improvements?
2. Who is directing the Capital Improvements Program and making key decisions?
3. How are the Capital Improvements Program projects prioritized?

Community Resources - Aquatics Rental Information

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1. How much is my deposit for renting an aquatics facility?
2. When is the final payment due?
3. What if I have to cancel my reservation?
4. Do I need insurance?

Community Services - Facility Rental

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1. When can centers be rented?
2. Is a deposit required?
3. Do I need insurance?
4. What if I don't have insurance?
5. When is the final payment required?
6. What happens if I have to cancel?
7. Do you need a security guard?
8. Can I serve alcohol?
9. Who can rent City facilities?

Dog Licensing Information

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1. What paperwork do I need to get a dog license?
2. Do I have to spay / neuter my dog?
3. Will I get a reminder to renew my license?
4. How long do I have to get my dog licensed?
5. Does my dog have to wear the license?
6. Why did I get a courtesy notice on my door?
7. Can I license my dog for more than one year?

Engineering General Questions

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1. What is the status of my permit? (construction, excavation, traffic control, oversize load)
2. What is my Engineering plan check status? (street, sewer or storm drain improvements, parcel/tract maps, right of way documents, signing and striping, traffic control plans)
3. Can a property owner do street work within the public right of way?
4. Does the City of Fontana accept credit cards to pay invoices?
5. When is a Traffic Control Permit required?
6. Is my property connected to sewer or septic?
7. Can I widen my driveway or add a second driveway?
8. How can I get right of way information?
9. I will be filming in the City of Fontana, do I need a permit?
10. I need to schedule an inspection.
11. Who is my Public Works Inspector?
12. How long does it take to get an Oversize Load Permit?

Environmental Planning

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1. What is CEQA?
2. What projects are subject to CEQA?
3. Who is exempt from CEQA?
4. What is an EIR, and when is it required?
5. What is a Negative Declaration and when is it required?
6. What is an Initial Study (IS)?
7. What constitutes "significance"?

ePayable

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1. Is this a requirement? Will it affect our Vendor-Client relationship if we decline?
2. Are there any fees associated with this method of payment?
3. Is it safe to keep the card number on file?
4. What if our company policy does not allow us to keep a credit card number on file?
5. Will I received payment for all our company locations?
6. Will the net terms change? How soon will we get paid?

Fire Department

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1. Will the formation of the Fire District raise my taxes?
2. How does the new district affect fire response times?
3. What number do I call for an emergency?
4. What are the advantages of forming the City Fire District?

Healthy Fontana

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1. What is the Healthy Fontana program?
2. What does the Healthy Fontana Program have to offer?
3. When did the Healthy Fontana program officially begin?
4. How can I get involved with the program?
5. How can local businesses get involved?
6. How are Kaiser Permanente Fontana Medical Center and San Antonio Community Hospital part of the program?
7. What motivated Fontana City Councilwoman Acquanetta Warren to start the Healthy Fontana program?

Home Fire Sprinkler Systems

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1. What are fire sprinklers and how do they work?
2. Can the fire sprinklers go off by accident?
3. If one sprinkler goes off, don't they all go off?
4. Why do I need fire sprinklers if I have a smoke detector?
5. Do Fire Sprinklers help with my insurance?

Online Police Reporting

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1. What do I do if online incident reporting is not right for me?
2. What if this happened in another city can I file a report using this online police citizen reporting system?
3. What if this happened on a state freeway?
4. What is a known suspect?

Online Police Reporting - Spanish

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1. ¿Qué hago si realizar una denuncia en línea no es la correcta para me?
2. ¿Si el incidente ocurrió en otra ciudad, puedo utilizar este sistema de denuncia?
3. ¿Qué pasa si el incidente ocurrió en una Autopista Estatal?
4. ¿Qué es un sospechoso conocido?

PD - Traffic

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1. Why is there an orange sticker on my windshield?
2. Is my traffic collision report ready?
3. Can my car be released early from a 30-day impound?
4. How can I report traffic problems in my neighborhood?

Planning Applications Subdivisions and Zoning

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1. How do I find out the status of my Planning application?
2. What is a General Plan or Specific Plan Amendment?
3. How do I look up the zoning for my property?
4. Where is the Planning Case Fee Schedule?
5. How do I change the zoning of my property?
6. What is a Pre Application Meeting or “PAM” and why is it required?
7. What are variances?
8. How do I subdivide my property?

Police

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1. How do I get a copy of a report?
2. How do I obtain a RV Permit?
3. Can I request vacation patrol?

Redevelopment

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1. What is "redevelopment"?
2. Does Fontana have a Redevelopment Agency? When was it formed?
3. What is the business of the Fontana Redevelopment Agency?
4. What is the benefit of being in a redevelopment project area?
5. What is blight?
6. What is a redevelopment plan?
7. What is a project area?
8. Why does Fontana have redevelopment projects?
9. How does the Fontana Redevelopment Agency secure funds?
10. Will property taxes be raised because of redevelopment?
11. Does the Fontana Redevelopment Agency have the power of eminent domain (condemnation of property)?
12. What is relocation?
13. If a property owner decides to sell property to the Redevelopment Agency, who determines the selling price?
14. How are the city / county and other taxing agencies affected by property tax revenue lost to the Redevelopment Agency?

RV Parking

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1. How many permits can a person get in a month or year?
2. How long does the permit last?
3. How long do I have to wait to get another permit?
4. Where and how can a person get an RV or oversized vehicle permit?
5. How much is a permit?
6. Where can a person park an RV or oversized vehicle?
7. How long can a person park an RV or oversized vehicle before getting a ticket?
8. Do officers / CSOs have to mark an oversized vehicle or RV prior to citing it?
9. Do officers / CSOs have to notify the owner of an oversized vehicle / RV, who has no permit, that they have to move their vehicle in four hours?
10. Can a person move the RV or oversized vehicle from place to place as long as it is not in one spot longer than four hours?
11. If a person moves the RV or oversized vehicle out of the City, goes to the store, and then returns, does that four hours start over again?
12. What if there is not enough space to park an RV or oversized vehicle in front of a residence?
13. Can a visiting relative or friend of a residence obtain a permit to park their oversized vehicle or RV in front of the house?
14. Does the oversized vehicle or RV have to be registered to the residence it is parked in front of?
15. Can a person obtain a permit for semitrucks or tractor-trailers?
16. Are trailers considered oversized vehicles?
17. If a box trailer is attached to an RV, is only one permit required?
18. Can an oversized vehicle or RV that broke down park until it is repaired?
19. What are the parking fines for oversized vehicles or RVs?
20. Can I park an oversized vehicle or RV in my driveway?

Verified Response

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1. Why doesn't the City just charge more for alarms and hire more officers?
2. Why don't we just charge the alarm companies for false alarms and let them collect from the customer?
3. If you adopt this policy, will my homeowners insurance increase?
4. Should we expect our burglary rate to increase?
5. Will Fontana residents become crime victims in their own homes if you don't respond to burglar alarms?
6. I pay my taxes and your salaries. I want my tax dollars being used so that officers will continue to respond to my alarm.

Wal-Mart Project

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1. What is the current status of the Wal-Mart projects?
2. How can I see what is proposed for development?
3. When will a decision be made regarding the Wal-Mart projects?
4. How can I be informed about a public meeting regarding the proposed Wal-Mart projects?

Fontana City Hall
8353 Sierra Ave.
Fontana, CA 92335
Ph: (909) 350-7600
M-Th, 8am - 6pm