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(a) No person, company, contractor, or private snow removal company or entity while in the process of snow plowing or removal shall deposit or cause to be deposited any snow and/or ice that would obstruct, hinder, block or cause injury to any public or private road, sidewalk, driveway, fire hydrant, or to the landscaping of any property. All snow from any premises shall be deposited onto the same premises from which it was moved, plowed or removed. City or state snow plow operations are exempt from this section. The City shall not be responsible for any damage to mailboxes, garbage cans, landscaping or other objects located within the City right-of-way during the course of snow plowing operation, except for the replacement of a damaged mailbox with a standard model mailbox, to be determined by the Service Director.
(Ord. 95-9. Passed 1-3-95; Ord. 01-165. Passed 11-7-01; Ord. 05-39. Passed 4-5-05; Ord. 14-92. Passed 7-15-14.)
(b) This section shall apply to damage caused by the accumulation of snow as well as damage caused by personnel or plowing equipment.
(Ord. 1985-9. Passed 3-6-85.)
(d) Whoever violates this section is guilty of a minor misdemeanor. A separate offense shall be deemed committed each day during or on which a violation occurs or continues. The penalty shall be as provided in Section 698.02.