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1. Can hearing-impaired people use 911?

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1. Are there any exemptions that provide property tax relief?
2. I believe my assessment is too high. What should I do?
3. I would like more information about my property assessment or assessments in my neighborhood. Is this information available?
4. How do I change the mailing address on my tax bill?
5. I have received an assessment notice in the mail. What does this mean to me?
6. How can I get a duplicate copy of my tax bill?
7. What are township equalization factors (sometimes called multipliers) - and how are they determined?

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1. How do I receive a child support disbursement?
2. Can I have my child support checks directly deposited into my bank account?
3. How long will it take to get my disbursement?
4. How do I make a child support payment?
5. My employer withholds support from my paycheck. Do I need to anything?
6. Whom do I contact to help in enforcement of my support order?
7. How do I find out if my support payment has been received or disbursed?

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1. Will supervision keep the ticket off my driving record?
2. How long does a ticket stay on my record?
3. Do you take payments by phone?
4. If I received a no insurance ticket, can I provide proof that I have insurance before my court date?
5. How do I plead not guilty?
6. Am I eligible for court supervision and how much does it cost?
7. What happens if I am under the age of 18 and want court supervision on a "no court appearance required" ticket?
8. What happens if I miss my court date?
9. Is my driver's license valid?
10. I posted my license as bond, how do I get it back?
11. Do I have to appear in court?
12. How much are court costs?
13. What if I have a Commercial Driver's License (CDL), want court supervision, and my ticket is marked "no court appearance required"?

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1. Who do I contact if there is a problem with my road?
2. Who is my Road Commissioner?
3. What is the procedure for getting a new entrance to my property?
4. If I already have a driveway, but I want to make it bigger, do I still have to pay the fee?
5. Who installed culverts and extensions and what are the procedures?
6. Where do I purchase culverts and bands?
7. Who do I make check out to for the fees?
8. How long after I turn in my forms and pay the fees will I get my 911 sign?
9. My mailbox was knocked down during a snowstorm. How do I get it fixed?
10. What does "posted roads" mean?
11. If I don't see a posting sign, does that mean the road is not posted?
12. Is there a time when I can get permission to haul on a posted road?
13. What are the posted road weight limits?
14. How can my organization join the Adopt-A-Highway program?
15. I accidentally drove in the fresh traffic paint. How do I remove the paint from my vehicle?

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1. What information will the Probation Officer require at my appointments?
2. What are the rules of reporting to the Probation Department?
3. What do I do if I am arrested while on probation?
4. How do I pay my fines/court costs/restitution?
5. How do I get my driver’s license back after a suspension or revocation?
6. What do I do if I cannot get in touch with my Probation Officer by phone?
7. What is the referral process for Drug Court?
8. What are the Courthouse hours and rules?
9. What do I need to bring to obtain a travel permit?
10. Are clients responsible for paying for drug tests?
11. What happens if a client appears for a probation appointment with alcohol on their breath?
12. Do I have to pay a fee to the county/state I am transferring to?
13. What steps should be taken if a client has paid his/her fees in full and is requesting to be transferred to another county/state?

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1. What do Public Defender’s handle?
2. How did I get a Public Defender assigned to my case?
3. What if I am able to hire my own attorney?
4. What else happens at my first appearance/arraignment?
5. What about bond and bond reductions?
6. What if I am on probation or parole?
7. When do I get to speak with my attorney?
8. What is a pre-trial conference?
9. Will I get to see the police reports and witness statements?
10. What can I do to help my lawyer help me?
11. What about courtroom security?
12. What about courtroom dress and times?
13. Are Public Defender's real attorneys?

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1. Can the State's Attorney help me with my legal problem if I can't afford to hire an attorney?
2. I have a dispute with my neighbor. Can the State's Attorney help me?
3. Can I view files or seek information about pending criminal cases?
4. I believe I've been the victim of a crime. What do I do?
5. I've been charged with a violation. Can't I just come in and talk to a prosecutor?
6. I'm unhappy with how my case or complaint was handled. With whom do I speak with?

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1. What are my rights as a victim?
2. What is restitution?
3. Am I guaranteed restitution?
4. How quickly will I receive restitution?

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1. My assessed value declined; why did my tax bill increase?
2. If I think my assessment is incorrect, is it too late to file an assessment complaint?
3. Does Lee County decide how much in property tax that the local governments (such as schools and municipalities) in my area can levy?
4. How does the Tax Cap Law apply to Lee County?
5. What will happen if I don’t pay my property taxes?
6. If have further questions about my tax bill. Who do I contact?