City of Roseville, MI
Macomb County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Roseville as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
CHARTER REFERENCES
Department of Public Works — See Ch. 7, Sec. 7.11.
GENERAL REFERENCES
Water — See Ch. 354.
[Adopted 2-28-1984 by Ord. No 895 as Art. I at Ch. 98 of the 1984 Code]

§ 98-1 Removal of water required.

It shall be the duty and responsibility of any person owning or operating any auto wash within the city to remove from, and keep free of, the sidewalks and streets immediately adjacent to their premises any accumulation of water emanating from the auto wash or from tracking of water from customers cars which, by its freezing, renders the use of sidewalks or streets unsafe or dangerous to the public health or safety.

§ 98-2 Removal prior to formation of ice required.

It shall be the duty and responsibility of any person owning or operating any auto wash within the city to remove from, and keep free of, the sidewalks and streets immediately adjacent to their premises any accumulation of water emanating from the auto wash or from tracking of water from customers cars, prior to its forming into an icy condition.

§ 98-3 Failure to remove water; action by city.

In the event that the accumulation of water is not removed by the responsible party prior to its forming into an icy condition, or any icy conditions eliminated, then the Department of Public Works is hereby authorized to remove such ice or to cover the same with salt or sand.

§ 98-4 Costs to city to be assessed against property.

In the event that the Department of Public Works clears the sidewalk or street of ice or covers the same with salt or sand, the Director of Public Works shall, within 10 days, report the action taken and the costs thereof to the City Council, and the City Council shall take the necessary steps to assess such costs against such property as a special assessment and provide a manner for collection of the same as other special assessments against property are assessed and collected.[1]
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Editor's Note: Former § 98-5, Notice to owners and operators, which immediately followed this section, was deleted at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. II).

§ 98-5 Violations and penalties. [1]

Any person or entity violating the provisions of this chapter shall be punished as provided in Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article I.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. II).