To serve you better, we've assembled a list of our residents' most frequently asked questions. If you don't find your answer here, feel free to contact us.

Frequently Asked Questions


How can I pay my water bill?

There are a couple of options to better serve you.  Payments can be mailed, put into the drop box located outside of city hall, brought into city hall during business hours, or paying online through our website. 

Does my pet need to be registered or have city tags?

YES!  Your pet must be registered with the city by July 1st of every year.  The cost is $5 per pet at which time you will fill out a new application or a renewal application with animal information including vaccination record showing that rabies is current.

Does my pet need to be on a leash?

No pet is to run at large and must be on a leash.

When are the City Council Meetings?

They are the 2nd Monday of every month at 7:30pm. 

What are the landscaping and yard requirements?

Residents are required to keep their lawns maintained and mowed to a height of no more than six inches.  All trees whether in the right of way or homeowner's yard are the responsibility of the homeowner.  Trees are to be trimmed 15' above the street and 8' above sidewalks.

Is there assistance for sidewalks?

Funding assistance is available through the city for sidewalk repairs.  Applications are available at city hall.  Fifty percent of the cost up to $250.00 will be paid to the property owner once approved by city council.  As a courtesy, the city will tear out and haul away the old sidewalk.

Do I have to have a building permit?

No building or other structure shall be erected or altered without receiving a permit, which are available at City Hall.  Permits are also required for decks and sheds.  A plot diagram and a fee of $25 shall accompany the permit.