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1. Sidewalks And Curbs

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CHAPTER 1

SIDEWALKS, CURBS AND GUTTERS

9-1-1:  CONSTRUCTION
9-1-2:  COMPLIANCE REQUIRED
9-1-3:  NOTIFICATION FOR REPAIRS
9-1-4:  FAILURE TO COMPLY
9-1-5:  OBSTRUCTION OF SIDEWALKS; CURBS OR GUTTERS; PUBLIC NUISANCE
9-1-6:  VIOLATION

9-1-1:  CONSTRUCTION:  It shall be unlawful for any person to construct or reconstruct any sidewalk, curb, or gutter within a public right-of-way within the City without having first procured a permit therefor from the City Manager or his authorized representative.  The application for the permit shall be in accordance with regulations prescribed by the City Manager and shall include sufficient information to show that the construction will be in conformance with City specifications and approvals.  It shall be unlawful for any person to perform such work other than in compliance with applicable specifications and approvals established by the City and any conditions or limitations contained in the permit. (1959 Code 2100)

9-1-2:  COMPLIANCE REQUIRED:  Any sidewalk, curb or gutter  that shall hereafter be constructed not in strict conformity with this Chapter, shall, within ten (10) days after notice to the owner of the property adjacent to or upon which the sidewalk curb or gutter has been constructed, be made to conform to this Chapter at the expense of the d owner or the same shall be removed by the City.  (12 2100)

9-1-3:  NOTIFICATION FOR REPAIRS: When any sidewalk, curb or gutter on or adjacent to any property within the City is in need of repair or construction, the City shall cause notice in writing to be served upon the owner, occupant or person in charge of the property to repair or construct the same within thirty (30) days.  Notice shall be mailed to the record owner at the owner's last known address.  (101 2100)

9-1-4:  FAILURE TO COMPLY:  If the person upon whom the notice is served fails, after notification, to construct or repair the sidewalk, curb or gutter no later than thirty (30) days after service of the notice, the City may construct the sidewalk, curb or gutter or make the repairs.  The costs of the work shall be assessed against the property owner and the cost shall become a first and prior lien upon the property, as provided by Title I, Chapter 31, of this Code. (1680 2100)

9-1-5:  OBSTRUCTION OF SIDEWALKS; CURBS OR GUTTERS; PUBLIC NUISANCE:  Obstruction of sidewalks shall be as set forth in Section 8-1-10, W.M.C.  (3338  3688)

9-1-6:  VIOLATION:  Any person found to be in violation of this Chapter shall be punished as provided in Section 1-8-1, W.M.C.  (2100)

 

 

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