No person, firm or corporation shall do, or permit to be done by his, her or its agents, servants or employees, any of the following acts without having first obtained a permit therefor from the Manager:
   (a)   Make any excavation or dig into any street, sidewalk, alley or other public way or public place in any manner or direction;
   (b)   Install, place or join together any pipes or conduits of any kind for the conduct of water, gas, electricity, drainage or seepage, or for any other purpose whatsoever, upon or beneath the surface of a street, sidewalk, alley, public way or public place.
(Ord. 13-59. Passed 9-1-59.)