Show All Answers

1. Do I need a building permit for any or all of the following installations including a fence, swimming pool, siding, deck or roof repair or replace?
2. What is Title VI?
3. What is discrimination under Title VI?
4. Who may file a Title VI complaint?
5. What are the Title VI complaint procedures?
6. Who do the Title VI procedures apply to?
7. How is a discrimination complaint filed?
8. How long will it take for my complaint to be resolved?
9. How do I get a permit?
10. What is the cost of a permit?
11. What is the procedure for installing a pool on my property?
12. When do you need a plumbing permit?
13. Who can do electrical work?
14. How often must I have my apartment inspected?

Show All Answers

1. How do I obtain a certified birth, death or marriage record?
2. How do I obtain a new dog license?
3. How do I renew an existing dog license?
4. What is the procedure for obtaining a marriage license?

Show All Answers

1. Are Court sessions open to the public?
2. How can I pay my fine?
3. How do I file a small claim by myself for back rent?
4. How do I file a small claim?
5. How do I get a public defender?
6. How do I contact the Court's Office?
7. What do I do if I get a parking ticket?
8. What do I do if I get a suspension notice?
9. What do I do if I get a traffic ticket?

Show All Answers

1. I would like to buy a HUD home. What should I do?
2. I would like to start a large business or would like to relocate my large business in Cohoes. How can the City help me?
3. I would like to start a small business in Cohoes. Are there funds available?
4. My home is in need of rehabilitation. Does the City have any programs that might help me?
5. Where and when do the Planning Commission and the Zoning Board of Appeals meet?
6. Where is the Cohoes Visitors Center, and what are its hours of operation?

Show All Answers

1. What are the hours the pool is open?
2. When and where do I sign up for soccer?
3. When is the pool opening?
4. Where can I get an application for summer employment?

Show All Answers

1. Can I connect to the Internet at the Library?
2. Do you have city Directories?
3. Do you have copies of old newspapers?
4. Do you have last week's newspaper?

Show All Answers

1. How do I obtain a copy of crime reports?
2. How do I obtain a copy of motor vehicle accident reports?
3. How do I obtain a photo I.D.?
4. Who do I call about court appearances or related actions?

Show All Answers

1. How can I get rid of metal items (lawnmowers, bikes, washers, dryers, stoves, etc.)?
2. How do I dispose of bulk items (furniture, rugs, etc.)?
3. How do I dispose of tires?
4. How do I get rid of electronics and televisions?
5. How do I get rid of my hazardous waste materials?
6. How do I get rid of my yard waste?
7. What do I do if my garbage does not fit in the containers I have?