Skip to code content (skip section selection)
(A) No person shall place or knowingly drop upon any part of a sidewalk or playground any tacks, bottles, wire, glass, nails or other articles that may damage or injure any person or animal traveling along or upon such sidewalk or playground.
(B) No person shall walk on or allow any animal upon, or injure or deface in any way any soft or newly laid sidewalk pavement.
(C) No person shall place, deposit or maintain any merchandise, goods, material or equipment upon any public sidewalk, except for such reasonable time as may be actually necessary for the delivery or pickup of such articles. In no case shall the obstruction remain on such sidewalk for more than one hour.
(D) No person shall unload upon, or transport any heavy merchandise, goods, material or equipment over or across any sidewalk or curb without first placing some sufficient protection over the pavement to protect against damage or injury.
(E) No person shall allow any cellar or trap door, coal chute or elevator or lift opening in any sidewalk to remain open without providing suitable safeguards to protect and warn pedestrian traffic of the dangerous condition.
(Am. Ord. 3043, passed 9-28-76) Penalty, see § 541.99