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Jordan Skiff
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    PO Box 150
    Fond du Lac, WI 54935   Map It
    Phone: 920-322-3470
    Fax: 920-322-3471
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Departments / Public Works / Sidewalk Shoveling Complaint

Sidewalk Shoveling Complaint

Notice to Clean Sidewalks

Ordinance Number 8.22
REMOVAL OF SNOW AND ICE ON SIDEWALKS (1) The owner or occupant or person in charge of each lot or part of lot within the City fronting or abutting on a sidewalk shall within 24 hours after the cessation of each snowfall, remove all ice and snow which may have fallen or accumulated upon the sidewalk under his/her care, including cross walks and handicapped accessibility ramps. When ice is so formed upon any sidewalk that it cannot be removed, such person shall keep the same sprinkled with sand, salt, or other abrasive in a manner as to prevent the sidewalk from being dangerous for pedestrian travel, and as soon as weather permits, cause such sidewalk to be thoroughly cleaned. Failure to remove snow and ice accumulations shall be deemed a violation of this section and punishable by the payment of forfeiture provided in s.25.04 of this Code. 25.04 PENALTY PROVISIONS. (1) GENERAL PENALTY. Except as otherwise provided, any person who shall violate any of the provisions of this Code shall, upon conviction of such violation, be subject to a penalty, which shall be as follows:

(a) First Offense. Any person who shall violate any provision of this Code shall, upon conviction thereof, forfeit not less than $5 nor more then $500, together with the costs of prosecution, and in default of payment of such forfeiture and costs of prosecution shall be imprisoned in the county jail until such forfeiture and costs are paid, but not exceeding 90 days.

(b) Second Offense. Any person found guilty of violating any ordinance or party of any ordinance of this Code who has previously been convicted of a violation of the same ordinance within one year shall, upon conviction thereof, forfeit not less than $50 nor more than $500 for each offense, together with the costs of prosecution, and in default of payment of such forfeiture and costs shall be imprisoned in the county jail
until such forfeiture and costs are paid, but not exceeding 6 months.

(2) CONTINUED VIOLATION. Each violation and each day a violation continues or occurs shall constitute a separate offense. Nothing in this Code shall preclude the City from maintaining any appropriate action to prevent or remove a violation of any provision of this code.”

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