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Subchapter 013 : SPECIAL ASSESSMENTS; TAKING PROPERTY FOR PUBLIC PURPOSES(Cite as: 24 App. V.S.A. ch. 5, § 1303)
§ 5-1303. Special assessments; streets, sidewalks, heat production, and distribution improvements
The City Council, in laying out or establishing new streets, highways, or facilities for the production and distribution of heat, and in making, altering, or repairing sidewalks, and in grading and paving streets and highways, either at the time of laying out or after completion, shall have the power and may upon notice to the owners of adjoining lands assess the owners of such lands so much of the expense of making such new street or sidewalk or street improvements, or heat improvements, including land damage for new streets, as the City Council shall adjudge such lands to be benefited thereby. (Amended 2011, No. M-6, § 6, eff. May 6, 2011; 2013, No. M-19 (Adj. Sess.), § 2, eff. May 20, 2014.)