header-left
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Bookmark and Share
File #: 180566    Version: Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 5/24/2018 In control: Committee on Streets and Services
On agenda: Final action: 10/11/2018
Title: Amending Title 11 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Streets," by amending Chapter 11-600, entitled "Construction, Encroachments And Projections Over, On And Under Streets," by amending Section 11-608, entitled "Excavation and Construction In and Under the Sidewalks," by providing that areaway encroachments may extend into the street line as far as may be required by the applicable utility provider.
Sponsors: Council President Clarke, Councilmember Squilla
Indexes: ENCROACHMENT, EXCAVATION IN AND UNDER THE SIDEWALKS
Code sections: Title 11 - STREETS
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy18056601.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
10/17/20181 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
10/11/20181 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
6/14/20181 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/14/20181 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
6/14/20181 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/11/20180 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
6/11/20180 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
6/11/20180 Committee on Streets and Services AMENDED   Action details Not available
6/11/20181 Committee on Streets and Services REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
5/24/20180 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
Title
Amending Title 11 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Streets," by amending Chapter 11-600, entitled "Construction, Encroachments And Projections Over, On And Under Streets," by amending Section 11-608, entitled "Excavation and Construction In and Under the Sidewalks," by providing that areaway encroachments may extend into the street line as far as may be required by the applicable utility provider.

Body
THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Title 11 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

TITLE 11. STREETS.

* * *

CHAPTER 11-600. CONSTRUCTION, ENCROACHMENTS AND PROJECTIONS OVER, ON AND UNDER STREETS.

* * *

§ 11-608. Excavation and Construction In and Under the Sidewalks.

* * *


(1) Areaways. No areaway shall be constructed unless:

(a) A building permit has been obtained;

(b) It is covered with fixed iron gratings and is not enclosed by a railing;

(c) It does not project beyond the street line more than one-quarter of the width of the sidewalk, nor more than 3 feet in any case, provided that notwithstanding any restriction in this § 11-608(1) (c), an areaway may extend as far beyond the street line as may be required in order to comply with the applicable utility provider's requirements.

SECTION 2. This Ordinance shall be effective immediately.
_________________________________________
Explanation:
[Brackets] indicate matter deleted.
Italics indicate new matter added.


End