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Commissioners' Court

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1. How do I get an item on the Commissioners' Court agenda?
2. Where can I find the Hood County holiday schedule?
3. What precinct do I live in, and who is my commissioner?
4. When does Commissioners' Court meet, and how can I get the agenda?

Constables

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1. I received a postcard in the mail regarding a warrant. What do I need to do?
2. To which constable do I forward my paper for service?
3. How long will it take you to serve my paperwork?
4. What is the fee for serving my paper?
5. When I came home, I found a notice on my door. What do I do?
6. Will you go with me to my house to get my property?
7. When is the next foreclosure sale?

County Attorney - Criminal Division

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1. Can I speak with the county attorney's office about my case?
2. If I hire an attorney or an attorney is appointed to me, can I speak with the county attorney's office?
3. How long does it take from the time of arrest until the case is filed?
4. Can I have copies of the arrest report and video of my case?
5. What if I am arrested on a felony charge along with a misdemeanor charge?
6. What happens at the arraignment hearing?
7. What happens if I owe restitution for the crime?

County Clerk - Birth Certificates

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1. Can I get a birth certificate if I was born outside the state of Texas?
2. How do I change something on a birth certificate?
3. Can I purchase a birth certificate by phone?

County Clerk - Death Certificates

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1. A person lived in Hood County but died in another county. Where do I get the death certificate?
2. Has anyone else obtained a death certificate on this person?
3. I'm an ex-wife and need a death certificate for social security reasons. Can I obtain one?
4. I work in a funeral home. Can I fax you the paperwork?

County Clerk - Marriage Licenses

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1. How long must I wait to get married after receiving my marriage license?
2. How do I obtain an affidavit of absent applicant?

Development and Compliance

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1. I want to combine two lots into one lot or I want to divide one lot into two lots. How do I do this?
2. I want to open a business and build a building for it. What permits do I need?
3. I want to build a house on my lot in the unincorporated area of Hood County. What permits do I need?
4. I want to move a mobile home onto my property. What permits to I need?
5. When does the Hood County Development Commission meet and can I attend?

Fire Marshal

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1. What items may I burn?
2. How can I find out if a burn ban is in effect?
3. How do I obtain a copy of a fire report?
4. What do I need to conduct a burn?
5. When can I conduct a controlled burn?
6. Do I need to get a permit for a controlled burn?
7. What are the penalties for violation of burning prohibited items?
8. What is a burn ban?
9. It rained, yet we are under a burn ban. Can I burn?
10. What is the penalty for burning during a burn ban?
11. How do I take care of a citation I received for a violation?
12. I received an outdoor burn warning notice. Is this a citation?
13. Are fire marshals police officers?
14. I live within city limits. Who do I contact about burning?
15. Who do I call for a fire inspection?
16. When can I sell / buy fireworks?
17. Where can I use fireworks?

Hood County Library

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1. When is the library open?
2. Where is the library located?
3. What do I need to get a library card?
4. What services does the Hood County Library provide?
5. What genealogy resources does the library have?
6. What legal forms are available at the library?
7. Do you offer WiFi?
8. What do I need to access WiFi or to use the public computers?
9. Can I print from the computers at the library?
10. Can I fax something to or from the library?
11. Are there any children's programs at the library?
12. What if I need an item, but the library doesn't have it?
13. How long can I keep library materials?
14. Can I reserve items?
15. Does the library accept book donations?

Personnel

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1. When do I need to fill out a Personal History Statement?
2. May I submit an application even if there isn't a current opening?
3. May I apply online?
4. May I bring my application directly to the office of the department I'm applying to?

Road Operations

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1. Do I live on a county-maintained road?
2. I am building a new house and need a culvert. What do I need to do?
3. Who is responsible for putting up our street signs?
4. Where is your office located, and when are you open?
5. I need to have a transition from the road to my driveway. What do I need to do?
6. Can I get speed humps on my road?
7. People are speeding on my street. What can I do?
8. How can I get rid of used brush?
9. How can I get rid of used oil?
10. I have a pothole in my street. Can you fix it?
11. There is a tree limb hanging over the road and hitting my vehicle. What should I do?

Sheriff's Office

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1. When to dial 9-1-1 - How to determine if it's an Emergency?

Texas Highway Patrol

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1. Where do we obtain or renew our drivers license?
2. Where can we pay our citation?
3. Where do I inquire about my surcharges and suspensions?
4. Who do I contact about getting my vehicle registered?
5. What are the road conditions?
6. Where can I get a CR-2 (blue form)?
7. Where can I get help installing my car seat?
8. Where can i get fingerprinted?
9. What is the proceedure for obtaining a criminal history records check on myself?

Veterans Services

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1. In case of a Government Shutdown, how with this effect the VA services?
2. I am already receiving VA benefits but I need to change my address/direct deposit information.
3. My father who is now deceased was a war time veteran. Does my mother qualify for benefits?
4. I was in Vietnam and believe I may have been exposed to Agent Orange. Do I have any benefits?
5. I am looking to buy a house and want a VA loan. How much will the VA loan me?
6. I was in the Army for 3 years back in 1974. Where do I get a Veterans ID Card? Some stores offer discounts for veterans and they say I need an ID Card
7. I was recently diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease or ALS. Someone told me this is a presumptive illness for veterans and may be eligible for compensation. Is this true?
8. My grandfather passed away some years ago and served in WWII. I would like to get a copy of his military records for historic reasons. How do I do that?
9. My husband died 4 years ago from an illness that is now considered presumptive due to exposure to agent orange. I didn't know anything about this at the time and my husband never filed a claim.
10. My husband was in the military for 8 years before we were married. We divorced in 1987 and had no children together. He just passed away last year. Am I entitled to benefits?
11. I got out of the military in 1982 after serving 5 years. What education benefits do I have?

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