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How many parking spaces do I need?

The number of parking spaces is based on the land use. Table 20.04.011-3 Parking Ratios lists the use and the minimum parking space numbers. The Parking Section of the Code…

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Do I need a building permit for a shed (accessory building) and what are the setbacks?

The Sparks Municipal code requires that all accessory buildings over 200 square feet be issued a building permit. The accessory building must be placed in the rear yard at a…

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Do I need a temporary use permit?

A temporary use permit is required for the following uses: Seasonal sales (Christmas tree or pumpkin lots), construction yards, farmer’s markets, garage and yard sales, outdoor events, model home complexes…

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Do I need a temporary sign permit?

A temporary sign permit is required for any sign that is to be used on short term basis and is not permanently attached to a structure or ground. This includes…

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Can I have chickens?

Chickens may be kept in any SF, MF, MUD-MR or MUD-RN zoning district. No roosters are permitted. Limits apply based on parcel size. Poultry may not have access to the…

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What are the deadlines to submit an application?

The deadline for the application depends on the type of application. The application packet includes the submittal schedule and filing fees. Use the link to access Development Applications and associated…

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How do I find out what my land use designation is?

Use the “What’s My Zoning?” map on the City’s webpage under Planning and Zoning and change the layer to Land Use to identify your property either using your street address…

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How do I find out what my zoning is?

Use the “What’s My Zoning?” map on the City’s webpage under Planning and Zoning to identify your property using either your street address or Assessor’s Parcel Number (APN). Link.

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Sparks Fire – Public Fire Safety Education / Events

DIAL 9–1–1 TO REPORT EMERGENCIES Fire, Smoke or Fumes, Odor of Gas, Medical Emergency EMERGENCY NOTIFICATIONS https://www.washoecounty.us/em/RegionalAlerts.php OPEN BURNING OUTDOOR FIRE REGULATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS The items listed are basic information…

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City Council and Redevelopment Agency 2016 Archive

2016 City Council and Redevelopment Agency Approved Minutes

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