Town of Sunderland, MA
Franklin County
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[HISTORY: Adopted 4-24-1992 ATM, Art. 39. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Zoning — See Ch. 125.
Building standards — See Ch. 152.
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 194.
Street numbers shall be assigned and attached to each dwelling, place of business, shop and industrial site and all other buildings which are not accessory in nature in the Town of Sunderland.
Such number shall be made of permanent, weatherproof materials, shall be at least four (4) inches in height in a contrasting color and shall be clearly visible from the street or roadway upon which the structure fronts.
Any structure that is not visible from the street or roadway shall have the assigned number posted on a suitable support at the entrance to the driveway that services such structure.
[Amended 4-27-2001 ATM, Art. 24]
The numbers posted shall be those assigned to each structure by the Fire Chief and as filed in the office of the Town Clerk. The Fire Chief or the Town Clerk shall advise the owners of the property of the assigned or reassigned number in writing at the property's address.
It shall be the responsibility of each property owner in the town to obtain, display and maintain the assigned street number within ninety (90) days of adoption of this chapter at the Town Meeting.
This chapter shall be enforced by the Police Department. Failure to comply with this chapter shall subject property owners to a fine of not more than fifty dollars ($50.) for each offense.