TITLE 13

 

PUBLIC SERVICES

 

Chapters:

13.04 Permits For Utility Installations

 


Chapter 13.04

 

PERMITS FOR UTILITY INSTALLATIONS

 

Sections:

13.04.010 Required.

13.04.020 Issuance.

13.04.030 Fee.

13.04.040 Display.

13.04.050 Enforcement.

13.04.060 Violation--Penalty.

 

13.04.010 Required.

No telegraph, telephone, electric light and power poles, wires, tubes, cables and other wires and lines and no constructing of sewers, sewer connections, drains, water lines, gas lines and other utilities equipment shall hereafter be placed on, under, or above the surface of any street, alley or public place embraced within the boundaries of the city, and no opening, cut or excavation in or under any of said surfaces shall be made until a permit granting the right to do such work shall first have been obtained. (CCO 1956-10 1)

 

13.04.020 Issuance.

A permit shall be issued only by the Mayor (or his designee) or the city clerk or upon application for same properly made on forms to be provided by the clerk. (CCO 1956-10 2)

 

13.04.030 Fee.

At the time an application for a permit is filed, there shall be paid to the city a permit fee of ten dollars ($10.00.) (CCO 1956-10 3)

 

13.04.040 Display.

The permit shall be displayed at all times on or near the property described in same. (CCO 1956-10 4)

 

13.04.050 Enforcement.

It shall be the duty of the mayor and city police department to assist in the enforcement of this chapter and to arrest and prosecute any person or persons violating any of the provisions of this chapter. (Amended during 2002 codification; CCO 1956-10 5)

 

13.04.060 Violation--Penalty.

Any person or corporation who shall violate any provision of this chapter shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined not less than ten dollars ($10.00) nor more than one hundred dollars ($100.00) for each offense, and each day said violation continues shall constitute a separate offense. (CCO 1956-10 6)