Series 106 2005 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 106-762; Ord. 18814; Amending Chapter 25 of the City Code as it relates to sidewalk construction along common lots and other non-buildable lots
Bill No. B 418-05 A
amending Chapter 25 of the City Code as it relates to sidewalk construction along common
and other non-buildable lots; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS
SECTION 1. Chapter 25 of the Code of Ordinances of the
City of Columbia, Missouri, is
hereby amended as follows:
Material to be deleted in
strikeout; material to be added underlined.
Sec. 25-3. Definitions; rules of construction.
For the purposes of this chapter, the following words, phrases,
terms and their derivations shall
have the meaning given herein and if not defined herein, shall have the definition as set forth in
the zoning ordinance of the city.
. . .
Commission. The Planning and Zoning Commission of the City of Columbia, Missouri.
Common lot. A platted lot in a subdivision that is dedicated to the use of more
than one lot in
Comprehensive plan. A series of plans for the physical development of the city, consisting of
the urban development goals and objectives, the transportation plan, the land use plan, and other
elements the council may wish to include. The comprehensive plan is adopted by the city council
pursuant to Section 89.340, RSMo., 1969.
. . .
Sec. 25-48.1. Sidewalks generally (plats approved after January 1, 2001).
(a) Sidewalks shall be constructed within
all pedestrian easements and on both sides of all
internal streets and on the abutting side of any adjacent street unless otherwise specified in this
chapter. A sidewalk shall not be required along a residential access street which is less than two
hundred-fifty (250) feet in length and terminates in a cul-de-sac. Sidewalks shall be a minimum
of five (5) feet in width along all other streets.
. . .
Where a final plat creates a common lot or a non-buildable lot, a sidewalk shall be
constructed along the portion of each street abutting the lot at the same time the abutting street is
constructed. Where a final plat creates a common lot or a non-buildable lot adjacent to an
existing street, a sidewalk shall be constructed along the portion of the street abutting the lot no
later than one year after approval of the final plat.
ef) Subsections (a) through (d) This section shall
not apply to any subdivision that received
final plat approval before January 1, 2001. Subsection (e) shall not apply to any subdivision
received final plat approval before January 1, 2006.
SECTION 2. This ordinance shall be in
full force and effect from and after its passage.
PASSED this 19th day of December, 2005.