Section 24-17 Driveway improvements.


    Whenever any premises or any structure on any premises is constructed, reconstructed, redeveloped, improved or altered:

    (1)    Generally. All existing driveways on such premises which are not abandoned shall be improved to conform with the design standards included in the city's standard plans and specifications referred to in section 24-31 of this chapter . Exceptions:   T his provision shall apply to existing residential structures only when enclosed additions are attached to the main structure or when the existing driveway is enlarged in size .  This provision shall not apply to any driveway that connects to a gravel road; provided that the driveway conforms with design standards included in the city's standard plans and specifications to ensure that proper drainage is maintained along the road.

    (2)    Abandoned driveways. All abandoned driveways on such premises shall be eliminated and new curbs, gutters and sidewalks shall be constructed in accordance with design standards included in the city's standard plans and specifications referred to in section 24-31 of this chapter.

(Code 1964, § 14.287; Ord. No. 13075, § 1, 8-19-91; Ord. No. 20776, § 1, 10-4-10)


(Ord. 20776, Amended, 10/04/2010, Prior Text)