Who is responsible for shoveling snow from sidewalks?
It is the responsibility of every owner, lessee, tenant, occupant or other person having charge of any building or lot of property in the Village abutting upon any public way or public place to remove the snow and ice from the sidewalk in front of said building or lot of property.

Show All Answers

1. What should I do if wastewater backs up in my home?
2. If repairs related to wastewater backing up in my home are found to be necessary, are they my responsibility?
3. Whom should I call if water backs up in the street during a rainstorm?
4. Can a parkway tree be removed if its roots are obstructing my sanitary service line?
5. Does the Village Public Works Department maintain all roadways located within the corporate limits of Wheeling?
6. Who is responsible for shoveling snow from sidewalks?
7. Can I park my car on Village-maintained streets during snowfalls?
8. Can I rake leaves into the street for collection by the Village?
9. Who is responsible for the maintenance of streetlights?
10. Does the Village repair or replace driveway aprons?
11. Are rear or side yard easements owned and maintained by the Village?
12. Why does my water often appear cloudy during colder periods of the year?
13. What can I do to prevent my water lines from freezing?