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18.25.010. Public utility and drainage easements
A public utility and drainage easement (PUDE) shall be established on all property lot lines as described hereafter. The PUDE shall be for the installation of underground utilities such as power, fiber, telecommunications, gas, cable T.V., water, secondary water, sewer, storm drains, irrigation, residential post office boxes, and subsurface drains. The PUDE shall also be used to convey surface runoff to the nearest street or storm drain structure.
The PUDE shall be established as a part of the subdivision process on property being divided. For existing lots, the PUDE shall be created as a prerequisite to obtaining a building or other development permit.
Ord. No.97-35, Recodified, 6/19/1997
Ord. No. 15-02, Amended, 2/19/2015