City of El Paso, IL
Woodford County
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[Adopted as Ch. 9.16 of the 1979 Code]

§ 255-1 Scaffolds.

Any scaffolds or ladders placed in such a position that they overhang or can fall into any public street, alley or other public place or way in the City shall be firmly and properly constructed and safeguarded. It is unlawful to place or leave any tools or articles on any such place in such a manner that the same can fall into any such street, sidewalk, alley or other public way from a greater height than four feet.

§ 255-2 Articles on windows.

It is unlawful to place any movable article on any window ledge, or other place abutting on a public street, alley or other place at a height above four feet from the ground, in such a manner that the same can be or is in danger of falling onto such street, sidewalk, alley or other public place.

§ 255-3 Obstructing stairways or exits.

It is unlawful to obstruct or permit the obstruction of any stairway, aisle, corridor, or exit in any office building, factory, hotel, school, church, theater, assembly hall, lodge or other public hall, or any building used by two or more tenants or families in such a manner that it interferes with the free use of such stairway, aisle, corridor or exit.

§ 255-4 Casting missiles and other articles on streets.

It is unlawful to cast, throw or propel any missile on any street, alley or public place; and it is unlawful to throw or deposit any glass, nails, tacks or other similar articles on any street, sidewalk, or alley in the City.