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I'm buying a home in Princeton. How can I find out the construction history of the home to see if proper permits have been obtained?

Access Princeton - D Mercantini, Customer Service Coordinator

Please contact the Construction Office 609-921-7078

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My neighbor's tree branches extend across my property. Am I allowed to prune the branches back to the property line without his permission?

Access Princeton - D Mercantini, Customer Service Coordinator

Yes, you are allowed to trim the branches to the property line only.

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I rent in Princeton. I've noticed that people have been using my backyard as a cut through. Upon confrontration, I am told this is not wrong

Access Princeton Manager-C.Rothman-Iliff

To answer this question we would need more information. Please call Access Princeton tomorrow after 8am 609-924-4141 so we can help you with your question.

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I live in the Princeton Township and I was wondering if Princeton is considering a ban or charge for plastic bags.

Access Princeton - D Mercantini, Customer Service Coordinator

There has been some push for this. Members of different groups ...<a href="/princeton_nj/questions/3262-I-live-in-the-Princeton-Township-and-I-was-wondering-if-Princeton-is-considering-a-ban-or-charge-for-plastic-bags">Read more &#187;</a>

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Do I require a variance to demolish my home and have a new home built in accordance to all engineering, zoning, and construction ordinances?

Access Princeton - D Mercantini, Customer Service Coordinator

You would need to call the Zoning Office...<a href="/princeton_nj/questions/3249-Do-I-require-a-variance-to-demolish-my-home-and-have-a-new-home-built-in-accordance-to-all-engineering-zoning-and-construction-ordinances">Read more &#187;</a>

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If I am approved for a zoning variance, how long do I have to wait before I can apply for a construction permit?

Access Princeton - D Mercantini, Customer Service Coordinator

It would depend on whether or not there are conditions placed on your approval; if you need any outside agency approvals or other factors that may cause a delay.

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As a local Realtor,; am I allowed to knock on doors and hand out informational brochures To introduce myself to the neighborhood?

Access Princeton - D Mercantini, Customer Service Coordinator

That is a great question. According to the Clerks ...<a href="/princeton_nj/questions/3229-As-a-local-Realtor-am-I-allowed-to-knock-on-doors-and-hand-out-informational-brochures-To-introduce-myself-to-the-neighborhood">Read more &#187;</a>