Sidewalk inspections to be conducted in Chatham-Kent
Chatham-Kent Public Works announced that sidewalk inspections will be conducted in all communities in Chatham-Kent commencing June 6th.
The municipal department has secured the services of a contractor to identify and remove trip hazards.
During the process, Chatham-Kent residents will see a golf cart with inspection equipment driving on Municipal sidewalks. Permission has been granted under the Traffic and Parking By-Law #245-2004 for personnel working on behalf of “Sidewalks Plus”.
A tractor with specialty equipment will remove the identified trip hazards found and marked during initial inspections.
The equipment will be moving through Chatham-Kent for a period of approximately 30 days dependent on weather conditions. Pedestrians are asked to avoid the work zone during operations.