Snow Removal in Chelsea, MI

Chelsea MI’s relevant ordinances regarding removal of snow and ice.

Sec. 26-89. – Ice and snow removal.

It shall be the duty of the owner or occupant of every parcel of real estate within the city which adjoins a public right-of-way upon which there has been constructed a public sidewalk, to remove any accumulations of ice and snow which obstruct the free use of the sidewalk by pedestrians, within 48 hours after the accumulation of such snow or ice.

(Ord. No. 94, § 271.003, 6-21-1985)
Sec. 26-90. – Failure to remove snow and ice.

Any owner or occupant of real estate which adjoins the public right-of-way upon which there is constructed a public sidewalk, who shall fail to remove accumulations of snow and ice, as provided in section 26-89, shall be guilty of a violation of this article, and the city police officer may make complaint and request a warrant from the appropriate judicial officer, or issue an appearance ticket or citation, as provided by Public Act No. 366 of 1984 (MCL 764.9c), directing the appearance of such owner or occupant before the appropriate judicial officer to answer the complaint.

(Ord. No. 94, § 271.004, 6-21-1985)

Sec. 26-92. – Violation a municipal civil infraction.

Any person or persons who shall violate any provisions of this article shall be responsible for a municipal civil infraction.

Does anyone know any of these have ever been enforced beyond the line of sight from McKune?

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