A.   Hours Of Operation: Work authorized by a permit shall be performed between the hours of seven o'clock (7:00) A.M. and seven o'clock (7:00) P.M., Monday through Friday, or as provided in the annual "Vail Construction Hours Policy" handout, unless the permittee obtains written consent from public works.
   B.   Winter Months Prohibition; Exception: No street cut permit authorized under this chapter shall be issued so as to allow a street opening or pavement cut between November 15 and April 15, except in an emergency and in accordance with the following:
      1.   Public works may issue a permit for a street opening or pavement cut between November 15 and December 15 if it is determined that special or unforeseen circumstances require the issuance of the permit or if the applicant for the permit is a public utility. If public works determines that an extension should be allowed, the applicant may be required to comply with any of the following additional items:
         a.   Post an additional sum to pay the costs of cold patching the cut, maintenance of the cut, or possible damage to the public way that may occur over the winter; or
         b.   To temporarily cold patch the excavation; or
         c.   To take any other reasonable measures that public works determines is necessary to protect the public way until the excavation is permanently closed. In addition, any applicant requesting an extension shall agree to provide a permanent patch or closure for the street cut the following summer when the ground and weather permit the same.
      2.   In no event shall a permit for a street cut be issued after December 15 except in the case of an emergency or upon specific approval by a resolution of the town council. (Ord. 7(2006) § 18: 1997 Code: Ord. 20(1981): Ord. 43(1978) § 2: Ord. 7(1971) § 4(J))