All private construction and/or maintenance activities which take place within the city right-of-way are subject to oversight by the city. This is most usually accomplished via a permit application and review process.
Special events (e.g. parades, carnivals, festivals, etc.) which are to be held in whole or part in municipal streets and rights-of-way are regulated by way of a permit process. Sidewalk and driveway construction / repair which takes place within city right-of-way is regulated by a permit process in order to assure optimal user safety.