The superintendent of public works shall assign or cause to be assigned to each lot, part of a lot, residence, apartment or place of business a legal number in accordance with such system as shall be set forth by the president and board of trustees. (1956 Code, Sec. 24-2)
It is hereby made the duty of the owner, agent or person in possession of any building in the village to number it in the prescribed manner. (1956 Code, Sec. 24-3)