What are the recent changes to the Community Standards Bylaw?

“Heavy Equipment” means machinery such as backhoes, graders, dump trucks etc. used for snow clearing purposes; contractors using heavy equipment carrying on snow removal from commercial, industrial or institutional sites.

Grass and Weeds
Cut the grass and weeds before it exceeds eight (8) inches in length;

Overhanging Trees and Shrubs
Prune any overhanging trees in alleyways to the height of 4 meters (13 ft) from the ground. Prune any trees overhanging sidewalks to a height of 2.4 meters (8 ft) from the ground. All shrubs or bushes adjacent to public sidewalks must be trimmed to be a minimum of 15 cm (6 inches) away from a public sidewalk so as to not impede pedestrian traffic. Prune any trees or shrubs that, in any way, interfere with or endanger visibility to street signage or roadways, or interfere with sidewalk or roadway clearance or any lines, poles, conduits, pipes, sewer, fire hydrants or any other works of the City or any other public utility;

No Parking on Front Yards
No owner or occupant of a premise shall park any motor vehicle, recreation vehicle, or trailer on the Front Yard, as defined by the Land Use Bylaw, as of their property except where there is a properly constructed and surfaced driveway.

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1. What are the recent changes to the Community Standards Bylaw?
2. Community Standards Bylaw - Key Points
3. Taxi Licensing Process
4. Can I park my trailer or fifth-wheel on the street?
5. Can I run a cord across the sidewalk to plug in my car or trailer?
6. Who is responsible for keeping my sidewalk clear?
7. Where can I shovel my snow from my sidewalk or driveway?
8. Can I put up garage sale signs?
9. Can I set a trap if I have stray cats coming into my yard?
10. How and where do I licence my pet?
11. What are my responsibilities as a pet owner?
12. What do I do if I have lost my pet or have found a dog or cat?
13. Are there any quiet hours?