For the purpose of this subchapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning. When not inconsistent with the context, words used in the present tense include the future, words in the plural number Include the singular number, and words in the singular number include the plural number. The word “shall” is always mandatory and not merely directory.
   APPLICANT.  Any person making written application to the City Engineer for an excavation permit hereunder and who has secured a surety bond as provided in § 97.29 and who shall do the excavation work.
   CITY.  City of Galena.
   CITY COUNCIL.  The City Council of the City of Galena.
   CITY ENGINEER.  The City Engineer of the City of Galena.
   EXCAVATION WORK.  The excavation and other work permitted under an excavation permit and required to be performed under this subchapter.
   PERMITTEE.  Any person who has been granted and has in full force and effect an excavation permit issued hereunder.
   PERSON.  Any person, firm, partnership, association, corporation, company or organization of any kind.
   STREET.  Any street, highway, sidewalk, alley, avenue, or other public way or public grounds in the city and shall include not only the improved portion thereof but shall also include the additional right-of-way, if any, on either side thereof.
('69 Code, § 18-33)  (Ord. 0-74-3, passed 2-11-74; Am. Ord. 0-78-3, passed 4-10-79; Am. Ord. 0-79-06, passed 7-23-79)