RIGHT OF WAY WORK PERMITS AND DRIVEWAY PERMITS
No person or his/her agents, employees or contractors shall make or cause to be made any opening or excavation in any public street, public alley, public way, public ditch, public ground, public sidewalk or city-owned easement within the city without a right of way work permit therefore from the street department.
There is a $35.00 permit that is required before each and every street opening or trench is performed in a city right of way. Driveway work which extends past the sidewalk is also in a right of way and a permit must be obtained for any work in this area as well.
Click here for a copy of the Right of Way Work permit application form. This application must be returned to the Street Department for approval before work commences.
Click here for a copy of the Driveway Permit application form. This application must be returned to the Street Department for approval before work commences.
Failure to obtain proper permits for right of way and driveway excavations can result in a fine.
If you have questions regarding Right of Way and Driveway Permits, please call the Street Department at 715-623-4754.