§ 131-48 - Installation of utilities.

§ 131-48 - Installation of utilities.

  1. All subdivisions shall make adequate provisions for water supply, sanitary sewage disposal and required utilities and improvements. All such utility system installations and any damages shall be at the expense of the subdivider. All utility systems shall be installed under the supervision of the appropriate town precinct or utility agent.
  2. The Board may require an extension of public water and sewers to and within a proposed subdivision, without cost to the town, where existing lines are, in the sole judgment of the Board, within a reasonable distance of the proposed subdivision.
  3. The Board may require the installation of street lighting in any subdivision where it deems necessary.
  4. Water and sewer mains should be constructed beyond the road and shoulder. Manholes shall not be located on the crown (typically the centerline) or in wheel paths.
  5. The subdivider shall install laterals from all utilities in the street right-of-way to ten (10) feet beyond the street property line of each building lot.
  6. All utility systems shall be placed underground in conformity with the terms and specifications of the utility company involved.
  7. Where underground utilities are to be furnished from a public source, all necessary mains, branch offsets to each lot and fire hydrants shall be installed by the subdivider, as approved by the corporation or municipal department having jurisdiction and to the satisfaction of the governing body and without expense to the town.
Installation of utilities.

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131-48