Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):
Q. What type of city are we?
A. General Law, Type "A" City.
Q. When was Meadowlakes incorporated?
Q. When was the POA formed?
Q. What is our City Charter?
A. We do not have a City Charter since we are a Type A General Law City; we
Q. What are the set-back requirements?
A. 25' if backed up to golf course or road and 5' if backed up to another's
Q. What is the estimated population?
A. Information provided by the US Census Bureau. Total
estimated population of Meadowlakes for 2012 was 2,104, with a median age of 59
- 47% male and 53% female.
Q. How many homes are built in Meadowlakes?
A. As of 5/31/09 approximately 982 homes.
Q. What times may construction workers begin and end their days?
A. 7:00 a.m. through 7:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday only.
Q. How do I reserve the lakeside park pavillion.
A. Call Debbie Holley at 830-693-2951.
Q. What is the minimum square footage allowed per home.
A. It depends on the lot and zoning, see Code Book Section 150.
Q. When are building permits required?
A. A building permit is not required for repairs of existing structures as long as you are replacing with like or similar materials, there are no electrical or plumbing being run, and you are not changing height, length, etc. If unsure, always contact the City secretary.
Q. What are our water and sewer rates?
A. They are contained in Appendix A of the City Ordinances.
Q. What does it cost to register a pet?
A. All the animal control information including registration, renewal, transfer of
Q. When can garbage be placed at the curb for pickup?
A. Trash is to be placed curbside in the provided blue cart with the arrows
Q. What items are accepted for recycling?
A. The following items are accepted for recycling:
magazines, catalogs, junk mail, brown paper bags and telephone directories.