§ 154.100  EASEMENTS.
   (A)   Where a subdivision is traversed by a watercourse, drainageway, channel, or stream, a drainage easement may be required that conforms substantially with the water line of such watercourse, drainageway, channel, or stream and of such width as will be adequate to preserve the unimped flow of natural drainage, or for the purpose of widening, deepening, relocating, improving or protecting such drainage facilities.
   (B)   Where desirable or necessary, adequate easements or dedications for public service utilities shall be provided for sewer, water, electric power, gas lines, storm drainage and similar services; and no structure or obstruction of any kind shall be placed or allowed to be placed where it will interfere in any way with such easements.
   (C)   Utility easements, where required, shall have a minimum width of 15 feet and be placed at the side or rear of lots whenever possible.
   (D)   Aerial easements, if required, shall commence at a point 15 feet of more above ground.
(Ord. 1286, passed 6-7-1982)