521.17  UNLAWFUL STRINGING OF WIRES.
   (a)   No person shall place, construct or maintain any pole, line, wire, guy line, fixture or appliance for conducting electricity or for telephone transmission, on or over any highway, street or other public place, without the written consent of the City.
   (b)   Whoever violates this section is guilty of a misdemeanor of the third degree.
(1979 Code 136.19)