Chapter 12.24


12.24.010    Compliance.

12.24.020    Bond required.

12.24.030    Liability insurance.

12.24.040    Procedure, plans and specifications.

12.24.050    Application of chapter 15.06 SMC.

12.24.060    Violation – Penalty.

12.24.010 Compliance.

All sidewalks constructed in the city of Sumner shall be according to plans and specifications as provided or referenced in this chapter. (Ord. 2355 § 2 (part), 2011: Ord. 660 § 1, 1959. Prior code § 8.18.010)

12.24.020 Bond required.

A. Street Restoration Bond. No permit shall be issued under the provisions of this chapter for any disturbance of the right-of-way until the applicant therefor executes and delivers the city street restoration bond, or an assignment of funds in lieu of the bond, in the sum of $5,000, or 120 percent of the cost of the project, whichever is greater, with surety approved by the city treasurer conditioned on the faithful performance of the provisions of this chapter. The bond shall be conditioned that the applicant acting under the permit shall restore said street, alley, public place or right-of-way to its former condition within the time specified by the city engineer or designee. Such bond shall further be conditioned to indemnify and hold harmless the city from any and all judgments, costs or expenses arising from injuries or damage to any person or property on account of such work. Such bond shall remain in full force and effect for a period of one year following final project approval. (Ord. 2355 § 2 (part), 2011: Ord. 881 § 1, 1969: Ord. 703, 1961: Ord. 660 § 2, 1959. Prior code § 8.18.020)

12.24.030 Liability insurance.

All contractors performing work within any existing city right-of-way shall have a valid permit covering the work and shall be currently licensed and bonded with the state of Washington and the city during the course of the work.

In addition to required bonds, all permittees or their contractors shall maintain a liability policy for the duration of the permit in the amount of not less than $1,000,000 for bodily injury liability (for each occurrence) and for not less than $1,000,000 for property damage liability (for each occurrence). Such insurance shall include the CG 20 12 endorsement naming the city of Sumner, its officers and employees as specifically named additional insureds, and the project site address and city project/permit number shall be included in the project description. The permittee shall not reduce or cancel the liability policy without 30 days’ written prior notice to the city. Permittees shall present the city with a certificate of insurance before the city shall issue any permit.

See Sumner Development Specifications and Standard Details Chapter 1 for additional information regarding insurance requirements. (Ord. 2355 § 2 (part), 2011)

12.24.040 Procedure, plans and specifications.

The procedure, plans and specifications for the construction of concrete sidewalks shall be as set out in the Sumner Development Specifications and Standard Details Chapter 6. (Ord. 2355 § 2 (part), 2011: Ord. 660 § 3 (part), 1959. Prior code § 8.18.030 (part). Formerly 12.24.030)

12.24.050 Application of chapter 15.06 SMC.

The provisions of chapter 15.06 SMC shall apply to this chapter. (Ord. 2355 § 2 (part), 2011: Ord. 1782 § 3, 1996. Formerly 12.24.075)

12.24.060 Violation – Penalty.

Any property owner who fails to comply with the requirements as set forth in this chapter shall be subject to the penalty provisions of SMC 15.06.070 and 15.06.110. (Ord. 2355 § 2 (part), 2011: Ord. 1782 § 4, 1996: Ord. 1327 § 1, 1986: Ord. 881 § 2, 1969: Ord. 665, 1959: Ord. 660 § 6, 1959. Prior code § 8.18.040. Formerly 12.24.080)