§ 155.044  EASEMENTS.
   (A)   Adequate areas of suitable size and location shall be allocated for utility easements. As a general principle, such easements shall be at least 15 feet in width, and shall provide reasonable continuity from block to block. They shall be located at rear lot lines and along side and front lines only when deemed necessary.
   (B)   Where a subdivision is traversed by a watercourse, drainageway, channel or stream, adequate areas for storm water or drainage easements, shall be allocated for the purpose of widening, deepening, sloping, improving or protecting said watercourses in accordance with the requirements of the County Drainage Board.
   (C)   Whenever practicable, the subdivider shall be encouraged to design for the placement of utility lines underground, following the required standards and specifications established by each utility company. The location of each underground utility system shall be shown by appropriate easement lines on the proposed plat.
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