12.20.110 Abutting Premises Owners’ Duty to Keep Sidewalks Clear of Ice and Snow – Liability to Injured Parties and City.
Every owner of property within the City limits of Snohomish, shall, during the time snow shall continue on the ground, by nine a.m. upon every day after the snowfall, and when necessary, clear the sidewalk in front of such property of snow and ice and shall keep it conveniently free therefrom during the day; or shall, in case the ice and snow are so congealed that they cannot be removed without injury to such sidewalks, cause the snow and ice to be strewn with ashes, sand, or other suitable material. Any abutting property owner neglecting or refusing to comply with the provisions of Sections 12.20.090 through 12.20.120 shall be liable to any person for injuries or damages caused by such failure and such owner shall be liable to the City for all damages, injuries, costs, and disbursements which it may be required to pay the person injured. (Ord. 1261, 1975)