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Clearances and types in the construction of poles and transmission line carriers shall be in accordance with rules, regulations, and orders of the public utilities commission and other public agencies having jurisdiction. No guy wires are to be attached to trees without specific authorization to do so in the permit, and in no event shall guy wires be so attached as to girdle the tree or interfere with its growth. Guy wires shall not be below the minimum elevation above the ground, prescribed in the rules, orders, and regulations of the public utilities commission.
When a pole, brace, stub, or similar timber is removed and not replaced, the entire length thereof shall be removed from the ground and the hole backfilled and compacted. (Ord. 994, 5-26-1970)