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(1) Sidewalks shall be installed within the public right-of-way on both sides of each street and shall be in accordance with the Engineering Construction Standards.
(2) The Planning Commission may recommend, subject to the approval of Council, that a sidewalk be constructed on only one side of a street where fewer than ten dwellings are served by the sidewalks or where alternative pedestrian facilities, such as neighborhood walkways or trails, serve the need for pedestrian facilities.
(3) Sidewalks shall be at least four feet in width.
(4) A ramp shall be installed at each crosswalk in accordance with the Engineering Construction Standards.
(b) Pedestrian Crosswalks. Pedestrian crosswalks may be required in locations deemed necessary by the Planning Commission in order to provide access to schools, recreation areas, shopping facilities, transportation facilities, churches and other community facilities. Such walkways shall be ten feet wide and shall provide a visual connection from sidewalk to sidewalk.
(c) The Planning Commission may recommend, subject to the approval of Council, sidewalks or bikeways for access to schools, playgrounds, shopping centers, transportation facilities, or other community facilities necessary to promote efficient pedestrian circulations and access. Easements shall be obtained and maintenance provided for.
(Ord. 2-2004. Passed 2-23-04.)