WHEREAS, under due authority of the Town Board and Chapter 13 of the Code of Ordinances, a permit is required to excavate or occupy any street or street right-of-way.
WHEREAS, Chapter 13 of the Code of Ordinances Section 13.10 defines the application process and fee for such excavations.
WHEREAS, the Town Board wishes to amend the application process and fees for such permit.
NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Town Board of the Town of Lyons amends Chapter 13, Section 13.10 of the Code of Ordinances to read as follows:
SECTION 13.10 Applications, Fees, Bond
A. Every person, firm, or corporation applying for a permit to excavate or occupy a street or road within the Town of Lyons shall first submit an application to the Town Chairman and pay a fee of $100.00. Such application shall be signed by the applicant or his duly authorized agent, shall state his name and address, purpose of work for which permit is desired, period of time at which work is to begin and finish, and the location thereof.
B. Every person, firm, or corporation submitting an application for permit to excavate or occupy a street
or road within the Town of Lyons shall also submit to the Town Chairman a 12 month Insurance Bond
for not less than $10,000. If the permittee fails to repair and/or reconstruct the road and or right of way
according to Town requirements, such work and maintenance shall be performed by the Town upon
order of the Town Chairman and, in that event the insurance bond filed by the applicant shall be
immediately forfeited to the Town in an amount equal to the cost of such repair.
Motion made and seconded on this 10th day of December 2012 at a meeting of the Town Board of the Town of Lyons.
ATTEST William Henningfield
Karla Hill Doug Day
Town Clerk Supervisor
Effective upon posting and publication December 20th, 2012.