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12.16.031. Deferral of construction; Amelioration; Project priority

            (1)        The City Engineer is authorized to exercise reasonable discretion in deferring or delaying construction or other such activity upon a public place, property, or within a public right-of-way under the following circumstances:

                        (a)        The location, or in close propinquity to the location, is occupied or will imminently be occupied for a project by the City, its agents, or other authorized entity; or

                        (b)        The construction conditions will unreasonably interfere with the delivery of emergency, utility, or other necessary services; or

                        (c)        Current conditions create a substantial disruption to the traveling public; or

                        (d)        Any other situation wherein the impact of the project is significant.

            (2)        In order to facilitate the construction while ameliorating the impacts thereof, the City Engineer may:

                        (a)        Determine the priority of projects and any segments thereof;

                        (b)        Require specific vehicular and pedestrian traffic control methods;

                        (c)        Establish time restrictions for construction or determining the hours during which construction may or will not occur;

                        (d)        Require the contractor to provide additional notice to affected people and entitites; or

                        (e)        Take any other reasonable measures necessary to alleviate the impact of the project to those utilizing or relying upon the services being restricted.

Ord. No.97-35, Recodified, 6/19/1997
Ord. No. 99-54, Enacted, 11/4/1999
Ord. No. 05-08, Amended, 3/17/2005

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