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Chapter 23 - Streets, Sidewalks and Public Improvements 


23-1. Reserved.
23-2. Reserved.

23-3. Engineering; superintendent of streets; city engineer; designation.

23-4. Engineering Department; establishment; divisions; position classification plan.
23-5. Obstruction of streets.
23-6. Digging ditches across streets.
23-7. Protection of excavations.
23-8. Dangerous construction.
23-9. Building material on streets and sidewalks.
23-10. Reserved. 
23-11. Street naming; street name changes. 
23-12. House and building numbers to be displayed.
23-13. Streets; mandatory minimum development requirements
23-14. Streets; dedication and improvement requirements; initial analysis.
23-15  through 23-17. Reserved.
23-18. Streets; establishment or alteration.
23-19. Street Classification Map.
23-20. through 23-21. Reserved. 
23-22. Scallops; street Construction; definitions.
23-23. Scallops; street construction; appeals.
23-24. Scallops; Construction of streets; limitations on
non-improvement district assessments.

23-25. Reserved.
23-26. Scallops; Resolution of Intention to Order Improvements.
23-27. Scallops; Notice of Assessments.
23-28. Scallops; Adoption and Imposition of Assessments.
23-29. Scallops; Limitation on Assessments.
23-30. Scallops; Collection; Payment and Satisfaction of Assessments.
23-31. Scallops; appeals.
23-32. Public Improvement Repayment Charges; Definitions.
23-33. Public Improvement Repayment Policy.
23-34. Public Improvement Repayment; Construction of special public improvements.
23-35. Public Improvement Repayment; Authorization of repayment agreements.
23-36. Public Improvement Repayment; Repayment agreements; terms; collections; and costs.
23-37. Public Improvement Repayment; Reimbursement amounts payable to city.
23-38. Public Improvement Repayment; Notice of intention to approve special public improvements.
23-39. Public Improvement Repayment; Assessment districts, improvement districts; general obligation
bond projects; cost apportionment.

23-40. Sidewalk; duty to maintain.
23-41. Sidewalks; liability of abutting property owners for defects. 
23-42. Sidewalks; damage during construction.
23-43. Sidewalks; Repair by property owner -- Generally.
23-44. Sidewalks; failure to repair.
23-45. Sidewalks; appeals.
23-46. Sidewalks; construction.
23-47. Sidewalks; specifications.
23-48. through 23-49. Reserved.
23-50. Standard specifications for public works.
23-51. Construction; public works; permit required.
23-52. Construction; permit application; fees.
23-53. Construction; financial assurance.
23-54. Construction; pavement cuts.
23-55. Right of City to repair street cuts.
23-56. Duty of person to repair street.
23-57. Street name; regulatory and warning sign installation fee.
23-58. Construction; permits; qualifications of applicant.
23-59. Driveways; rules and regulations
23-60. Driveways; construction standards.
23-61. Variances from driveway and alley standards.
23-62. Compliance with standard details and specifications.
23-63. Restoration of street pavement, curb, gutter and sidewalk.
23-64. Liability of persons repairing street for defective repair.
23-65. Revocable Permits; authorization to issue.
23-66. Revocable Permits; application fee.
23-67. Revocable Permits; modification or waiver of fee.
23-68. Revocable Permits; failure to pay.
23-69. Street lighting; requirements. 
23-70. Street lighting system, electric utility companies, standards.
23-71. Street lighting systems: design, plans, installation and dedications.
23-72. Streetlight improvement districts.
23-73. Easements; reservation; extinguishment.
23-74. Easements; rights of way on Federal Patent Lands; applications; fees.
23-75. Parking Lots; Unpaved Roads; Vacant Lots; definitions minimum standards; dust control, notice.
23-76. Parking Lots; Unpaved Roads; Vacant Lots; particulate reduction; nuisance, abatement
23-77. Parking Lots; Driveways; Private Streets; violations; penalties
23-78. Parking Lots; Unpaved Roads; Vacant Lots; withholding of permits; approvals; utility services.
23-79. Reserved.
23-80. Reserved.
23-81. Reserved.
23-82. Streets and Utilities; dedication and improvement requirements.
23-83. Appeals and Modifications; streets and utilities;
dedication and improvement requirements.

23-84. through 23-89. Reserved
23-90. Telecommunications; license, revocable permit or franchise required; proposal.
23-91. Telecommunications; revocable permits; authorized
23-92. Telecommunications; rights of way; definitions.
23-93. Telecommunications, coverage; exemptions.
23-94. Telecommunications corporations; compensation.
23-95. Telecommunications; rights of way; rights reserved to City.
23-96. Telecommunications corporations licenses; length.
23-97. Telecommunications; License or Franchise application.
23-98. through 23-99. Reserved.
23-100. Telecommunications; location and relocation of facilities in rights-of-way.
23-101. Telecommunications; conflict with city/town projects.
23-102. Telecommunications; damage to city rights-of-way and facilities.
23-103. Telecommunications; relocation of facilities.
23-104. Telecommunications; rights reserved to city.
23-105. Telecommunications; city police power; continuing jurisdiction.
23-106. Telecommunications; compliance