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17.28.050 City Construction if Owner Fails to Construct.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 182760, effective June 5, 2009.)  If no petition for local improvement is filed, and if the owner, agent or occupant of property posted with notice construct sidewalk or curb, or both, shall fail, neglect or refuse to begin the construction of the sidewalk or curb within 30 days after posting of notice, or within 10 days after order by the Council in the event of a remonstrance, the City shall construct the same as soon thereafter as such work can be conveniently scheduled.  The cost for the City to have the repairs made shall be assessed upon the property.