Town of Manchester, CT
Hartford County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Directors of the Town of Manchester as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Numbering of buildings — See Ch. 137.
Littering — See Ch. 209.
Nuisances — See Ch. 226.
Peddling and soliciting — See Ch. 235.
Garbage collection — See Ch. 273, Art. I.
Trees — See Ch. 298.
Operation of vehicles and boats — See Ch. 304.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 307.
CHARTER REFERENCES
Authority to regulate carrying of offensive substances — See § 1-3(22).
Authority to regulate moving of buildings — See § 1-3(32).
Authority to regulate awnings — See § 1-3(35).
Authority to prohibit discharging drains onto sidewalks and streets — See § 1-3(36).
Authority to regulate street and sidewalk excavations — See § 1-3(40).
Authority to regulate pipes, drains, sewers, poles, wires and other structures in streets — See § 1-3(41).
Authority to keep streets and sidewalks free of obstructions — See § 1-3(46).
Authority to require snow, ice and debris removal from sidewalks — See § 1-3(49).
Authority to prohibit depositing wastes — See § 1-3(56).
Department of Public Works — See Chapter XI.
STATUTORY REFERENCES
Power of Town to provide for lighting the streets — See C.G.S. § 7-148(c)(4)(F).
Power of Town to provide for the planting and preserving of shade and ornamental trees on the streets and public grounds — See C.G.S. § 7-148(c)(6)(A)(v).
Power of Town to prohibit and regulate the discharge of drains from roofs of buildings over or upon the sidewalks and streets — See C.G.S. § 7-148(c)(6)(B)(iv).
Power of Town to lay out, construct and maintain, streets and sidewalks — See C.G.S. § 7-148(c)(6)(C)(i).
Power of Town to keep open and free of obstructions the streets and sidewalks — See C.G.S. § 7-148(c)(6)(C)(ii).
Power of Town to control the excavation of the highways and streets — See C.G.S. § 7-148(c)(6)(C)(iii).
Power of Town to regulate and prohibit the excavation and altering of sidewalks — See C.G.S. § 7-148(c)(6)(C)(iv).
Power of Town to require owners or occupants of land adjacent to any sidewalk to remove snow, ice and debris — See C.G.S. § 7-148(c)(6)(C)(v).
Power of Town to keep the streets, sidewalks and public places free from undue noises, nuisances and loitering — See C.G.S. § 7-148(c)(7)(F)(i).
Municipal liability for snow and ice on public sidewalks — See C.G.S. § 7-163a.
Highways and bridges — See C.G.S. § 13a-1 et seq.
Authority to make assessments — See C.G.S. § 13a-83.
Damages for injuries by means of defective roads or bridges — See C.G.S. § 13a-149.
Article I Regulations

§ 279-1 Adoption of regulations governing street work.

§ 279-2 Manual for street work.

§ 279-3 Obstructions to be guarded by barriers and lights.

§ 279-4 Closing of streets and bridges for construction.

§ 279-5 License required to move buildings.

§ 279-6 License required to deposit building materials.

§ 279-7 Discharging drains upon sidewalks.

§ 279-8 Interfering with officers in keeping streets unobstructed.

§ 279-9 Placing or offensive carrying of rubbish.

§ 279-10 Awnings projecting over sidewalks.

§ 279-11 Improper control of horses; leading, driving on sidewalks.

§ 279-12 Penalties for offenses; costs to abate nuisances.

§ 279-13 Maintenance of sidewalk and tree belt by owner; removal of litter and grass; penalties for offenses.

Article II Traffic Control at Construction Activity

§ 279-14 Barricades and other protection at repair work sites.

§ 279-15 Use of municipal flagpersons.

§ 279-16 Use of nonmunicipal flagpersons.

§ 279-17 Authority to close repair work if no flagperson is provided.

§ 279-18 Authority of Traffic Control Authority during emergencies.

Article III Snow and Ice Removal from Sidewalks

§ 279-19 Duty of abutters to abate snow and ice hazards.

§ 279-20 Agreements imposing responsibility on occupants.

§ 279-21 Removal of snow and ice by Town; lien.

§ 279-22 Liability of corporate officers for violations.

§ 279-23 Youth Corps for snow and ice removal.

§ 279-24 Disclaimer of Town liability for ice and snow on public sidewalks.

Article IV Assessments for Sidewalks and Curbs

§ 279-25 No assessment where work part of scheduled area program.

§ 279-26 Assessment for sidewalk and curb construction done at request of owners outside scheduled program.

§ 279-27 Assessment for sidewalk repair or replacement done at request of owners or emergency repair outside scheduled program.

§ 279-28 Payment of assessments.

§ 279-29 Assessments against corner lots.

§ 279-30 Notice of repair or replacement.

§ 279-31 Sidewalk and curb installation on existing streets simultaneous with building construction.

Article V Assessments for Street Construction

§ 279-32 Authority to make improvements and assessments.

§ 279-33 Notice; hearing required.

§ 279-34 Caveat required; filing.

§ 279-35 Notice of assessment; lien declared.

Article VI Newsracks in Public Rights-of-Way

§ 279-36 Intent and purpose.

§ 279-37 Definitions.

§ 279-38 Permit required.

§ 279-39 Application for permit.

§ 279-40 Application review and action.

§ 279-41 Conditions of permit.

§ 279-42 Hold harmless.

§ 279-43 Insurance.

§ 279-44 Newsrack identification required.

§ 279-45 Location, placement and number of newsracks.

§ 279-46 Standards for maintenance and installation.

§ 279-47 Existing newsracks.

§ 279-48 Abatement of violations.

§ 279-49 Appeals.

§ 279-50 Severability.

§ 279-51 Effective date.