2022 California Code
Streets and Highways Code - SHC
DIVISION 7 - THE IMPROVEMENT ACT OF 1911
PART 3 - PERFORMING THE WORK
CHAPTER 22 - Maintenance of Sidewalks
ARTICLE 2 - Repairs
5610. The owners of lots or portions of lots fronting on any portion of a public street or place when that street or place is improved or if and when the area between the property line of the adjacent property and the street line is maintained as a park or parking strip, shall maintain any sidewalk in such condition that the sidewalk will not endanger persons or property and maintain it in a condition which will not interfere with the public convenience in the use of those works or areas save and except as to those conditions created or maintained in, upon, along, or in connection with such sidewalk by any person other than the owner, under and by virtue of any permit or right granted to him by law or by the city authorities in charge thereof, and such persons shall be under a like duty in relation thereto.
(Added by Stats. 1941, Ch. 79.)