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1. When are the Branson Board of Aldermen meetings held?
2. Where are the Board of Aldermen meetings held?
3. Are the meetings open to the public?
4. How are the meetings organized?
5. Can I address the Board of Aldermen?
6. Why do some of the agenda items have a public hearing?
7. Why does the Board of Aldermen go into an Executive Session?
8. If I can't make it to the meetings, is there a way I can listen to them?
9. Where do I find the code that the city follows?
10. What is the process for creating municipal legislation?
11. How do I get involved with the City?
12. Who can I contact for further information?

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1. Where do I get food stamps, WIC, welfare checks, assistance with housing and rent, and child support?
2. Where can I file for unemployment?
3. Where/how do I get Medicare?
4. Where do I post jobs for hiring employees?
5. Where do I get Social Security information?
6. What is the minimum wage?
7. How do I contact the Better Business Bureau?
8. Where do I report Labor violations?
9. What is a Missouri Class D water/wastewater license and how do I become certified?

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1. How do I contact a city/county department?

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1. Is Open for Business a requirement to open my business?
2. Who do I contact first?
3. How much does a business license cost?
4. How can I find out if a location is zoned for my business?
5. I am opening a new business. Can I have banners or signs that announce that my business will be opening soon, and do I need a permit?
6. What is a business plan and do I need one for Open for Business?
7. Where do find and submit my business license application?
8. How long will it take for my business license to be processed?
9. How long is my City of Branson business license valid?
10. Do I need a building permit?

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1. When is a building permit required?
2. How do I apply for a permit?
3. How much does a building or a sign permit cost?
4. What is a plan review fee for a building permit?
5. How many sets of plans do I need to submit with my Application for Building Permit?
6. How long will it take to get a building permit once I submit my application and plans?
7. When can I pick up my building permit?
8. How long is my building permit valid?
9. What are the current building codes that apply to my construction projects?
10. When do I need to apply for a sign permit?
11. Do I need a sign permit just to do repairs to my sign?
12. Do I need a sign permit to simply reface my existing sign?
13. How much signage can I have on my property and what types of signs are allowed?
14. I am opening a new business. Can I have banners or signs that announce that my business will be opening soon, and do I need a permit?
15. I want to attract more attention to my business. Can I display items such as balloons, pennants, and flags?
16. There is a place on my property where a sign was mounted but none is there currently. Can I go ahead and mount my own sign in that location?
17. Can I change my sign from on-premises advertising to off-premises advertising?
18. Where can I place my garage sale sign?
19. I had a sign displayed and someone removed it – what happened?
20. What types of issues can Code Enforcement help me with?
21. A Code Enforcement Officer followed-up on my complaint about my neighbor’s property but they were not able to do anything about it – why not?
22. When does a property need to be mowed?
23. My neighbor has a lot of junk and trash on his property; what can be done about it?
24. How many vehicles are allowed on a property?
25. When mowing, does the entire property need to be done?
26. What are the regulations for removing a tree from my property?
27. Do I need a permit to trim a tree?
28. What is the purpose of landscape code requirements?

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1. How do I obtain a copy of a police report?
2. What is the non-emergency number for the Branson Police Department?
3. Where can I find crime statistics for Branson?
4. Where is the Branson Police Department located?
5. How do I request a ride along?
6. Where can I go for help with a domestic violence situation?
7. I have expired or unwanted medications what is the best way to dispose of them?