The City of Mitchell would like to remind you that Mitchell City Code 8-1-7 requires property owners to remove snow and ice from sidewalks within 48 hours of a snow event. City Crews will be begin the enforcement of snow removal this week.
8-1-7-1: DUTY TO REMOVE IN GENERAL: The occupant or owner of any premises in the City shall remove all snow and ice from the entire width of all adjacent public sidewalks within forty eight (48) hours after the fall of snow or the formation of ice on such sidewalk. Adjacent sidewalk shall include all sidewalk located in public right-of-way and between the property line and the nearest roadway. Adjacent sidewalk shall also include all sidewalk located on private property but within a sidewalk easement. No occupant or owner may be relieved of this duty except by application of section 8-1-7-2 of this section 8-1-7. (Ord. O2018-08, 9-17-2018)