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Frequently Asked Questions

City of Hendersonville FAQ's

  • Building and Codes

    • As a homeowner, may I apply for my own permits?

    • What is the first step if I am considering undertaking a construction and/or remodeling project at my home?

    • Does the City of Hendersonville require a contractor's license to apply for permits?

  • Court Clerk

    • Where is City Court held?

    • Where do I make payments for traffic citations?

    • Where do I turn in public service work papers that I received in court?

  • Executive

    • What do I need to do to view an employee’s personnel file?

  • Finance

    • Where is City Court held?

    • Where do I make payments for traffic citations?

    • Where do I turn in public service work papers that I received in court?

  • Fire

    • How often should I replace my smoke detector batteries?

    • My Smoke Detector is making a chirping noise. What's wrong with it?

  • Human Resources / Personnel

    • What do I need to do to view an employee’s personnel file?

    • Does the City of Hendersonville pay a Spanish Fluency Bonus?

    • Do you have any jobs for part-time, seasonal or youth?

    • Does the City of Hendersonville provide tuition reimbursement?

    • What if I need special testing accommodations?

    • What is Title VI?

    • How do I apply for a job with the City of Hendersonville?

    • Can I submit a resume and/or cover letter?

    • Can I work for the Water or Sanitation department?

    • Can I be notified of future employment opportunities?

    • Do I have to submit a separate job application for each open recruitment?

    • Do I have to be a United States citizen to apply?

    • Can I apply with a resume and/or cover letter only?

    • Do I have to be a resident of Hendersonville to work for the City of Hendersonville?

  • Parks

    • When will I be notified about a team?

    • How many summer baseball games are played?

    • What days are games and practices held?

    • How many practices/games per week?

    • When do summer baseball games begin and end?

    • When do summer baseball practices begin?

    • Are the field's open?

    • Has the item I lost at the park been turned in?

    • There is an animal at the park needing medical attention. Who do I call?

    • Do Hendersonville Parks have a camping area?

    • Do Hendersonville Parks offer Kayak/Boat rentals?

    • Can I bring my dog to the park?

  • Public Works

    • How often will my trash be picked up by Waste Pro?

    • What waste will not be picked up by Waste Pro?

    • Are hazardous items allowed in containers?

    • What is considered acceptable construction debris?

    • Does trash at the backdoor have to be bagged and how much can a bag/container weigh?

    • Will my trash be collected at the same time every day?

    • If I place bulk items at the curb, can I leave the remaining trash at the backdoor?

    • Will my trash be collected if the property (single family residential) is gated?

    • What size containers may be used for trash collection and where may the containers be placed?

    • Should Waste Pro employees enter a resident’s property when No Trespassing signs are posted?

    • Do you take paint?

    • Do you take mattress sets?

    • Why were items at curb not picked up?

    • What kind of bag can I use for yard waste?

    • What types of yard waste are accepted for collection?

    • What types of yard waste are NOT accepted for collection?

  • Solid Waste & Recycling

    • How often will my trash be picked up by Waste Pro?

    • What waste will not be picked up by Waste Pro?

    • Are hazardous items allowed in containers?

    • What is considered acceptable construction debris?

    • Does trash at the backdoor have to be bagged and how much can a bag/container weigh?

    • Will my trash be collected at the same time every day?

    • If I place bulk items at the curb, can I leave the remaining trash at the backdoor?

    • Will my trash be collected if the property (single family residential) is gated?

    • What size containers may be used for trash collection and where may the containers be placed?

    • Should Waste Pro employees enter a resident’s property when No Trespassing signs are posted?