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A. Barricades And Warning Lights:
1. Whenever excavation work in any street in the town is in progress, efficient barricades shall be erected by the contractor, or other person in control, around all trenches or embankments made by him within the limits of any street or sidewalk. Red lights shall be maintained thereon from dusk to daylight until the street or sidewalk shall be restored to a safe and passable condition.
2. Failure or omission to protect against accident, in the manner required by this section, shall cause a forfeiture of any permit which may have been granted with reference thereto.
3. Following completion of the construction work and restoration of the street or sidewalk to a safe and passable condition, the contractor or person in charge of the work shall promptly remove all barricades, warning lights and other safety devices from the street or sidewalk. (1976 Code § 12.16.010)
B. Traveling Upon Streets With Barricades: No person shall walk upon or drive upon a street, alley or sidewalk barricaded as stated in this section. (1976 Code § 12.16.020)
C. Removal Of Barricades And Warning Devices Prohibited: Whenever any barricade, red light or other warning device shall have been placed upon the streets, alleys or sidewalks of the town in the course of his duty, or by any contractor working on any street, alley or sidewalk, no person shall move or remove such red light, barricade or other warning device. (1976 Code § 12.16.030)
D. Marking Wet Concrete: Where lights, signs, barricades or obstructions have been placed and maintained to protect concrete, no person shall walk, run, drive, ride or step upon the newly laid concrete, so as to mark, mar, or in any way, injure the same. (1976 Code § 12.16.040)
E. Chipping Concrete: No person other than an enforcement official or designee of the town council shall intentionally or wilfully chip, break, cut or in any manner, deface or injure any concrete in any sidewalk, curb, gutter or pavement. (1976 Code § 12.16.050; amd. 2016 Code)
F. Penalty: Any person violating a provision of this section shall, upon conviction thereof, be punished by a fine as set forth in section 1-4-1 of this code. (1976 Code § 12.16.060; amd. 2016 Code)