Right of Way Permit
Individuals and companies intending to use the public Right of Way (ROW) can now apply for a permit by marking the location and describing the project on an interactive, mobile friendly map (website account required to view and use the map).
How to apply for a Right-of-Way Permit
*Website account required to view the map.
Right of Way Use
Any use of the public ROW requires a permit. Some examples that require a ROW permit are:
- Replacement or modifications to driveways;
- Placement of temporary fencing in the right of way;
- Temporary placement of industrial disposal bins and storage containers;
- Parking moving vans or other vehicles in restricted parking areas.
If permit requirements are not adhered to, the City can remove anything deemed hazardous from the ROW and recover the cost from offending parties. The Traffic Bylaw No. 7200 enables the enforcement and issuing of fines for non-compliance.
ROW Permit Fees
First two weeks: Free
After two weeks: $50.00 per month
Street, Sidewalk or Boulevard Closure:
Low traffic areas: Free (parking fees may apply in some circumstances)
High traffic areas: $0.50 per linear metre of each lane per day
For a list of high traffic areas, please refer to Schedule 17 – Permit Fees for Use of Streets, Sidewalks or Boulevards of The Traffic Bylaw No. 7200.
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