Article 6. Streets, Sidewalks and Public Grounds
Village Law Sections 6-600–6-632


§ 6-600

The term "street" as used in this article also includes a highway, road, avenue, lane or alley which the public have a right to use; and ...

§ 6-602

The streets and public grounds of a village constitute a separate highway district and are under the exclusive control and supervision...

§ 6-604

If the board of trustees of a village has the supervision and control of a bridge therein, it shall continue to exercise such control...

§ 6-606

A village may assume the control, care and maintenance of a bridge or bridges wholly within its boundaries, upon the adoption of a...

§ 6-608

Any village which has the supervision, control, care and maintenance of any bridge or bridges wholly within its boundaries, or which...

§ 6-610

An owner of land in a village who has laid out a street thereon may dedicate such street, or any part thereof, or an easement therein, to the...

§ 6-612

The board of trustees may by resolution provide for laying out, altering, widening, narrowing, discontinuing or accepting the...

§ 6-614

Upon adoption of a resolution the board shall immediately give notice of a hearing thereon at specified time and place to consider the...

§ 6-616

1. If a village has exclusive control and jurisdiction of a street or bridge therein, it may change the grade thereof. If such change of ...

§ 6-618

Whenever a street is on a line between two villages, or between a village and a city or town, the highway or street commissioners of...

§ 6-620

Whenever the owner or occupant of lands adjoining a street constructs along such street a sidewalk of stone, cement, brick or other...

§ 6-622

The board of trustees may cause a street in the village or a part thereof, to be graded and paved or repaved wholly at the expense of ...

§ 6-624

The board of trustees may, on behalf of the village, accept by grant or devise a gift of land for a public park, square, athletic field or...

§ 6-626

All lands within the village which have been used by the public as a street for ten years or more continuously, shall be a street...

§ 6-628

No civil action shall be maintained against the village for damages or injuries to person or property sustained in consequence of any ...

§ 6-630

l. The term "highway improvement," as used in this section, shall mean the filling, excavating, grading, paving, draining and the laying...

§ 6-632

1. May regulate the use of sidewalks, stores, house and other building fronts; may regulate and prohibit the erection and construction of...

  • Tanbook

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