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1. Can I build sheds, playground equipment etc., in the easement?
2. Can I control the ditch vegetation and keep my ditch bank mowed myself?
3. Can I dam up or block water that flows onto my property?
4. Can I fill in the ditch?
5. Can I put a culvert in the ditch to cross over?
6. Can I put a fence in the Regulated Drain easement?
7. Can I put my water from my private tile into the regulated drain?
8. Do my drainage assessments pay for the salaries of the County Surveyor’s office or the Drainage Board?
9. Does the drainage assessment go to the general fund?
10. How can I get a hole fixed in a regulated tile drain?
11. What determines whether a drain is regulated or private?
12. What is a regulated drain?
13. When does a subdivision storm drain become a regulated drain?
14. Who determines who pays the drainage assessment and how much they pay?
15. Who is responsible to repair a tile drain or an open ditch if it is not a regulated drain?
16. Who should I contact for permission?
17. Why do I pay an assessment and how is the money spent?
18. How do I determine if my property is in the County, City, or Town?
19. Can I find my property corners myself?
20. Can you recommend a private surveyor that I can use?
21. Can you show me where my property corners are?
22. Does the County Surveyor do private surveys?
23. Does your office have a copy of my survey?
24. How much does it cost to survey my property?
25. My neighbor just hired a surveyor to survey his land and one of his lot corners seems to be over on my property, what can I do?