City of Lincoln
26.31.040 Sediment in Public Right-of-Way; Notice to Remove; Penalty.

In addition to the penalty provided in § 26.31.030, any person responsible for sediment deposited upon any street, alley, sidewalk, public way or public ground within the City as a result of tracking, runoff or other erosion and sedimentation from a building or development site shall remove the same within a reasonable period of time as shall be required by notice signed by the Director of Public Works and Utilities or his or her authorized representative and served upon such person responsible for sediment deposited personally or by certified mail. Whenever the person responsible for sediment deposited upon any street, alley, sidewalk, public way, or public ground within the City refuses or neglects to remove the same after receiving notice as provided herein, it shall be the duty of the Director of Public Works and Utilities or his or her designated representative to cause the same to be removed and the expense of the removal shall be recoverable from the person responsible in an action at law. (Ord. 18187 §4; June 2, 2003: prior Ord. 17617 §9; February 22, 2000).

Chapter 26.31