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1. How is the value determined on my property?
2. How often is property revalued?
3. What is the difference between actual value and assessed value?
4. How are property taxes calculated?
5. Why don’t all properties increase or decrease by the same percentage?
6. Who sets the mill levy?
7. Can you appeal your property taxes to the Assessor?
8. If I do not agree with the actual value, what steps should I take?
9. I’m not sure if I should appeal or not. How can I find out the sales prices of the properties in my neighborhood for the 24-month period prior to June 30, 2018?
10. What is the Property Tax Exemption for Seniors?
11. How are Parcel numbers assigned?
12. What do the codes mean on the parcel report?

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1. How do I receive a release of deed after paying off my mortgage?
2. Can you perform a lien search for me?
3. How do I search for recorded documents?
4. How do I obtain a birth or death certificate?

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1. How much will it cost to register my vehicle?
2. How do I find the MSRP of my vehicle?
3. Do I need an emission test to register/renew my vehicle?
4. My temporary tags will be expire soon. Can I come in and get license plates?
5. I purchased a vehicle or moved my vehicle from another state. What do I need to register my vehicle?
6. Do I have to bring proof of insurance to register, renew or obtain a temporary registration?
7. I renewed my vehicle registration online but did not receive my tabs in the mail. Can I get replacement tabs?
8. My registration receipt, validating stickers (tabs) and/or license plates were lost or stolen. What do I do?
9. I just moved to Arapahoe County. How can I change my address on my motor vehicle registration?
10. I just moved out of Arapahoe County. Do I still need to renew my vehicle in Arapahoe County?
11. Can I get a credit for registration fees already paid when I sell my vehicle and register a new one?
12. Can I obtain a temporary registration instead of renewing a registration for a vehicle that I intend to sell?
13. How do I apply for a Persons with Disabilities parking placard or license plate?
14. Can I renew my registration over the phone?
15. Can I renew my registration online?
16. What forms of payment are accepted?
17. How can I send in my registration renewal?
18. How much did I pay in ownership tax?
19. What is the sales tax rate for my address?
20. How do I obtain a Certificate of Title for a vehicle I purchased if there is no Certificate of Title in existence?
21. I am unable to locate my Colorado Certificate of Title. How do I obtain a duplicate title?
22. I am unable to locate my Certificate of Title that was issued in another state. What do I do?

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

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1. Are all deaths that occur in Arapahoe County reported to the Coroner’s Office?

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1. What are your fees for criminal justice records?
2. What can be accepted for payment for criminal justice records?
3. Does the Records Section maintain or have court dispositions?

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1. Will my information be sold or distributed?
2. When will I receive phone calls?
3. What do I do if I move?
4. Can I add my landline telephone number?
5. Will I be solicited in any way at the phone number that I enter?
6. If I am in a location that is different than the address that I enter into the web site for my wireless phone, will I still be contacted if an emergency affects the address entered?
7. Are there any fees associated with target notification?
8. Can I select the types of emergency situations that I want to be include in the target notification and exclude others (i.e. wildland evacuations but not Amber Alerts)?
9. If I have a "blocked" phone, will this impact target notification?

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1. How long will my review take?
2. When do you need a grading (GESC) permit?

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1. How can I apply for services to establish, enforce or modify my child support order?
2. Is there a charge for child support services?
3. What happens after I submit my application?
4. Are there any other fees for services?
5. When will I begin receiving my child support payments?
6. What if I want to close my case?
7. What happens if a parent fails to pay child support?
8. If the non-custodial parent does not get regular visits with the child, does he/she still have to pay child support?
9. How is a child support amount determined?
10. How can Child Support Services help to determine a child support obligation?
11. What is the Family Support Registry?
12. How is paternity determined through genetic testing?
13. When can a support order modification be requested?
14. How does a support order modification take place?

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1. What jurisdiction is this address in?
2. Is this location in a flood zone?
3. Will the County survey my property to determine my property lines?

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1. What are the rules for Medical and Recreational Marijuana in Arapahoe County?
2. Do these regulations apply to all of Arapahoe County?
3. Where can I find regulations for incorporated cities and towns in Arapahoe County?
4. Are medical marijuana dispensaries allowed in the county?
5. Can I use marijuana in my yard or on my deck?
6. If I had an existing grow prior to these regulations, am I grandfathered in?
7. What about growing medical marijuana for personal use (or, if I am a caregiver for others, for a patients’ use)?
8. Are there any other special requirements for growing marijuana in my house?
9. Are there regulations other than County regulations I need to know?
10. How do I report a complaint or suspected violation?

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1. What is fracking and how can I learn more?
2. Can Arapahoe County prohibit drilling or fracking within the County?
3. How do I know if I own the mineral rights on my land?
4. Are there any public documents I could obtain that relate to my property?
5. What's the difference between state and local control/regulations?
6. How do I comment on active well permit applications?
7. How do I address concerns about well water quality?
8. Can a horizontal well go under my neighborhood?
9. What is a setback?

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1. Is the Fairgrounds Event Center available to rent?
2. Is photography allowed at the 17 Mile House Farm Park?
3. I'm interested in donating or selling my property for use as an open space or park. How do I get more information?
4. I have antiques I'd like to donate to the 17 Mile House Farm Park. How can I get more information?
5. What public events are offered by Open Spaces department?
6. How is the Open Spaces Program funded?
7. Which County open space properties and parks are open to public access?

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1. Why are residential streets not plowed?
2. Am I allowed to shovel snow onto the street?
3. Does the County shovel sidewalks?
4. Does the County repair street lights?
5. Why does the new curb color not match the existing concrete?

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1. How do I initiate a complaint against an employee?

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1. How long does the permit application process take from start to finish?
2. How long is my permit good for?
3. My permit was issued by Arapahoe County. Do I need to inform you if I move?
4. I have a CHP issued from another county in Colorado and I have moved into Arapahoe County. Who do I notify of the address change?
5. If I moved out of Arapahoe County, do I need to renew my permit in the county I move to?
6. Will you notify me when it is time to renew my permit?
7. My permit was lost/stolen. What do I do?
8. Can I transfer my out-of-state concealed handgun permit to a Colorado concealed handgun permit?

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1. What do I do when I arrive for my visit?
2. Can I leave money?
3. Can I visit more than once a day?
4. How early should I arrive or what if I am late for my visit?
5. How long will my visit last?

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1. What can I do to help alleviate my ice problem?
2. Who shovels sidewalks and pedestrian walkways?

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1. Who do I call to report problems with a traffic signal?
2. What do I need to do to request additional signs or a traffic signal be installed?
3. Can we add speed bumps to residential streets?
4. How do I view or obtain copies of the film for a camera at an intersection?

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1. How do I update my mailing address for my property tax statement?
2. What are the property tax due dates?
3. My property taxes are paid by my mortgage company. What should I know?
4. What is the property tax process?
5. How are property taxes calculated?
6. How are special assessments calculated?
7. Why did the amount of my senior or veteran exemption change?
8. Where should I remit my payment and to whom should my check be made payable?
9. What is personal property?

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1. How much is the Electronic Check fee?
2. How much is the credit card service fee?
3. When is it too late to pay by credit card or e-check?
4. How can I pay part of my tax by credit card, and part by electronic check?
5. Who is Point & Pay?

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1. When is the tax sale publication available?
2. If a tax lien is sold, will I lose my property?
3. How do I pay off a tax lien?
4. Can I pay a tax lien for someone else?
5. How will I know if the purchaser of the lien has applied for a Treasurer’s Deed to my property?
6. How long does it take for the Treasurer’s Deed to be issued?

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1. How many chickens can I have on my property?
2. Do I need a license for backyard chickens or bees?
3. How do I know if I live in the unincorporated part of the County?