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Right of Way Vacation

A public right of way or easement may be dedicated to the City for public roadway, sidewalk, utilities, and public transportation.

Application for Right of Way Vacation / Dedication or Public Easement Abandonment / Dedication (PPE-Permits)


The same right of way or easement may be vacated when not in use when it is approved by the City considering the interest of the public and the utilities for the long term.