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TITLE 4 HEALTH AND PUBLIC SAFETY

CHAPTER 4 STREETS, SIDEWALKS, AND PUBLIC WAYS

SECTION 4-4-2 RUNNING WATER ACROSS SIDEWALKS; CLEARING SIDEWALKS

   
  (A)          Duty to adequately run water: It is the duty of every person, firm, or corporation or their agents, that runs any water across any sidewalk, or that constructs a ditch across the same for any purpose, to construct and put in properly, and keep in good repair, under the supervision of, and to the satisfaction of the Chairman of the City Board, a good and substantial culvert of sufficient capacity for carrying all water so run across said sidewalk, for the full width of grade of same, and to be covered and set below the survey line or surface of same.
   
  (B)           Duty to clear sidewalks:  It shall be the duty of the owner, occupant or agent of any real property within the corporate limits of the City of Menan, to cut and remove all sagebrush, weeds, or other similar obstruction or growth, from the sidewalk or sidewalks abutting said property, and to keep the same in a sightly and passable condition throughout the full width thereof, to-wit: sixteen and one-half  feet (16  1/2') on Main Street, and fourteen feet (14') on all other streets, from the line of said real property along such streets.
   
  (C)          Penalty: Any person or persons, agent, or occupant, who shall violate any of the provisions of this section, shall, be fined in any sum not to exceed fifty dollars ($50.00), or be imprisoned in the City or county jail for one day for each two dollars ($2.00) of such fine, or both such fine and imprisonment.