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1. I am a senior living on a fixed income. Do you have help for the seniors?
2. I feel that my value is too high. Can I file for an abatement?

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1. Can I purchase alcoholic beverages from a package store for a Section 14 License (One-Day Alcoholic Beverages or Wine and/or Malt Beverages)?
2. Do I need a separate bond if I have multiple locations?
3. How do I get the abutter’s list certified?
4. How do I obtain a Business License?
5. If a seller or a third party wishes to obtain a security interest in the alcoholic beverages license, what is required?
6. What is required for a Change of Manager?
7. What will happen if I don’t post a bond for a Class 2 Dealers License?
8. Where do I obtain a list of abutters?

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1. What is Braintree Alerts powered by Smart911?
2. Why should I sign-up for Braintree Alerts powered by Smart911?
3. How does it work?
4. How much does it cost?
5. Can you guarantee that I will receive notification if I register?
6. What types of alerts will I receive?
7. Can I call the alert phone number back or reply back to the email?
8. When will I start receiving alerts?
9. How do I update or remove my notification preferences and contact information used by Braintree Alerts powered by Smart911?
10. How often will I receive alerts?
11. Will my information be disclosed or shared?
12. What precautions are taken to protect personal contact information stored in the Braintree Alerts powered by Smart911 system?

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1. What is BEMA?
2. What is Civil Defense?
3. What are the locations of our local Emergency Shelters ?
4. When does your group meet?
5. Do you support any emergency preparedness train for the Community?

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1. Are carbon monoxide detectors required?
2. Do carbon monoxide detectors replace smoke detectors?
3. How many carbon monoxide detectors are required and where should they be placed?
4. Are any specific type recommended?
5. Where should smoke detectors be placed?
6. Are house numbers required?
7. When is open burning allowed?

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1. How do I obtain a copy of an accident, arrest or incident report?
2. What's the best way to report a crime?
3. When do I have to submit a motor vehicle crash report to the Registry of Motor Vehicles?
4. How do I obtain a license to carry a firearm (LTC) for a firearms identification card (FID)?
5. Can I call 911 from a cellular telephone?
6. How do I make the police department aware of a traffic concern (speeders, illegal passing) that happens on my street?
7. How can the police department help me address an issue with my neighbor?
8. What is the seat belt law for children?
9. How can I find out if a sex offender is living in my neighborhood?
10. What are the different levels of sex offenders?

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1. How can I find out information regarding transportation and athletic fees?
2. How can I get a schedule of upcoming athletic events?
3. How can I get an updated schedule of events for my school?
4. How can I get information about Continuing Education evening classes?
5. How can I get information about the curriculum?
6. How do I apply for Free and Reduced Lunches?
7. How do I contact the Special Services Department?
8. How do I enroll my child?
9. How do I find out about transportation for my child?
10. What forms or documents are available online?
11. Where can I get a school calendar?
12. Where can I get information about the Homework Policy?

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1. Can a Homeowner obtain a permit for plumbing or gas work?
2. How long does it take to get a building permit?
3. How much do permits cost?
4. I am having electrical work done in my home and my electrician has asked me to sign a liability insurance waiver on the electrical permit application. What are the risks?
5. Should I as the home owner obtain the building permit or should the contractor?
6. Should I have a written contract with my contractor?
7. What are the regulations controlling fences?
8. What if I think a neighbor has encroached onto my property?
9. What kind of work requires a building permit?

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1. Are our taxes going down next year?
2. Can you tell me how much I paid for taxes for the calendar year? I need it for my taxes.
3. What is the excise bill money used for?
4. When are Real Estate tax bills going out?
5. Who do I make the check out to?
6. Why is our trash bill so high, we have the incinerator here and Weymouth and Quincy pay a lot less?

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1. Can you recommend Land Surveyors or Professional Engineers?
2. How can I determine if my property lies within a floodplain?
3. How can I determine if there are wetlands on or within 100 feet of my property? Do I need to file an application?
4. How can I find out what zoning district my property is located in?
5. How can I get a copy of the Zoning Bylaw?
6. I have received a notice of a proposed project in my neighborhood. Can I get copies of plans and correspondence?
7. When does the Conservation Commission meet?
8. Where can I obtain a plot plan of my property?

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1. How can I get a ride?
2. How early can I get a ride?
3. My elderly family members need help and I can't get there every week to help. Is there any help out there for that issue?
4. My father is being released from a rehabilitation facility in two days. He will need a commode, a shower bench, wheelchair, etc. Where should we start looking for those items?
5. My parents need help with the housework, shopping, and rides. They tell their doctor they’re fine, but they’re not! I keep trying to help them. Is there someone I can talk to about their situation?
6. The house is getting to be too much for my parents to handle. What are their options for housing if they sell their home?
7. What towns will the van go to?
8. What types of volunteer positions are available?
9. What would be the hourly commitment that a volunteer would have to make?

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1. Can I obtain my childhood immunization record from the Health Division?
2. Do I have to leave my name to file a complaint?
3. Do I need a permit from the Health Division to have a bake sale?
4. Do you test public bathing beach water and how often?
5. Does the Health Division offer free immunizations?
6. How often are food service inspections conducted?
7. I think I may have gotten sick from a restaurant. What should I do?
8. I would like to install a well on my property for irrigation. What are the requirements?
9. What is the difference between the Board of Health and the Health Division?
10. What is the required heating temperature in a dwelling?
11. When do food preparers have to wear gloves?
12. Where can I dispose of my SHARPS needles?

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1. Where can I look for any open positions for the town?

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1. How can I get a copy of the Zoning Bylaw?
2. Does the Planning Board need to review my project?
3. How soon can I get on the Planning Board’s agenda?
4. Can I get copies of plans and correspondence?
5. When does the Planning Board meet?

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1. How can I find out if my neighbor is building his shed on my property?
2. How can I find out where to erect my fence?
3. How can I find out if a tree is on Town property or my property, and how do I have it removed?
4. My property abuts a “paper street.” How can I purchase this land?

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1. How do I report a pothole?

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1. How can I rent hours at the Daughraty Gym?
2. How can I sign my kids up for sports camps, youth programs or group trips?
3. How are enrollments or registrations processed?
4. If I have an idea for a new program, how might I get it considered by the town to implement?
5. Are there seasonal employment opportunities working in the summer?
6. When might our kids be signed up for youth sports programs such as youth football, little league, flag football or the like?

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1. What should I do if my trash or recycling was not picked up?

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1. How do I qualify for membership in the Braintree Contributory Retirement System?
2. As an active member, can I borrow from my pension deductions?
3. What if I choose to no longer contribute the Braintree Contributory Retirement System? Can I stop my deductions at any time?
4. If there is a change in my marital status or if I move, are there any important forms that I need to complete at your office?
5. If I worked for the Commonwealth or in a Massachusetts municipality or county prior to my employment with Braintree, will my previous service time count towards my Braintree Retirement?
6. Will my employer find out if I make a retirement inquiry? When is my employer notified of my impending retirement?
7. Will my retirement allowance last for an indefinite period or will it cease after a determined amount of years?
8. Before I retire, should I visit the Social Security Office, and why?
9. How is my pension calculated?
10. As a retiree, if I live out of State for several months, should I notify the Retirement Office when I return?

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1. Who must file?
2. Where does one file?
3. What about changes?
4. Does a business certificate expire?
5. Does the certificate have to be displayed?
6. How do I obtain a business certificate application form?

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1. What is a Public Record?
2. What is a Public Records Request?
3. Are Public Records available online?
4. Where can I request a Public Record?
5. What happens to my request?

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1. How Do I Register to Vote?
2. When is the deadline for applying for an absentee ballot?
3. How to Apply For an Absentee Ballot?
4. Who are my elected officials?
5. Where do I vote?
6. What voter precinct do I live in?
7. What time do the voting locations open/close?
8. When is the next election?
9. When is the last day I can register to vote in the next election?
10. Which Elected Offices will appear on the State Preliminary and General Election Ballots?
11. How would I obtain nomination papers for a State Election?
12. Do I need to change my voting address when I move within in Braintree?