TITLE 7
PUBLIC WAYS AND PUBLIC PROPERTY
CHAPTER 1
SIDEWALKS
SECTION:
7-1-1: Petition Of Landowners
7-1-2: Cost; Construction
7-1-3: Sidewalk Construction
7-1-1: PETITION OF LANDOWNERS:
No sidewalk shall be built in the Village unless petitioned for by the property owners owning not less than seventy five percent (75%) of the lineal frontage fronting upon such proposed sidewalk; and no sidewalk shall be built unless petitioned for as herein provided, nor unless so ordered by the Village President and Board of Trustees at a regular meeting of the Board of Trustees, and nothing in this Chapter shall be construed as creating an obligation upon the Village to build such sidewalk or walks. (Ord., 5-3-1899)
7-1-2: COST; CONSTRUCTION:
No such sidewalk shall be built unless the property owners fronting upon the street along which walk is to be built, shall agree with the Village President and Board of Trustees, and bind themselves to pay one-half (1/2) of the entire cost of building said walk; provided, however, that when any walk has been ordered built according to the provisions of this Chapter, any owner may be permitted to construct his portion of such walk of like materials and in the like manner as specified in the order laying such walk, and under the direct supervision and control of the President and Board of Trustees. (Ord., 5-3-1899)
7-1-3: SIDEWALK CONSTRUCTION:
   A.   Design: Sidewalks must be designed to meet or exceed the most stringent requirements of either Federal or State design for handicapped accessibility.
   B.   Obstruction: Sidewalks must be unobstructed. (1998 Code)