Chapter 15.16 ELECTRICAL POLES AND WIRES

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This is Chapter 4 of the Municipal Code of Cambridge, Massachusetts, titled “Chapter 15.16 ELECTRICAL POLES AND WIRES.” It is part of Title 15, titled “Title 15 BUILDINGS AND CONSTRUCTION.” It’s comprised of the following 26 sections.

§ 15.16.010
City Electrician-Authority.
§ 15.16.020
City Electrician—Inspection of wires—Determination of replacement or removal.
§ 15.16.030
Wiring type requirements—Attachment to poles—Insulation.
§ 15.16.040
Construction or repair—Inspection required.
§ 15.16.050
City Electrician—Supervisor of wire systems.
§ 15.16.060
City Electrician—Supervisor of street lamps.
§ 15.16.070
Gas or electricity meter examinations.
§ 15.16.080
Installation or change—Permit required—Fee.
§ 15.16.090
Bond requirements.
§ 15.16.100
Quality of appliances—Attachment to wires and poles.
§ 15.16.110
Plans submitted to City Electrician upon request.
§ 15.16.120
Obstructing street or sidewalk prohibited.
§ 15.16.130
Tampering with police and fire alarm signal boxes.
§ 15.16.140
Erection of utility poles—Permission required.
§ 15.16.150
Attachment of wires—Permission required.
§ 15.16.160
Location of poles—Petition—Notice—Hearing.
§ 15.16.170
Acceptance of locations—Conditions.
§ 15.16.180
Location of poles in sidewalks.
§ 15.16.190
Location changes.
§ 15.16.200
Revocation of grants.
§ 15.16.210
Use of poles by others.
§ 15.16.220
Existing pole connections—Consent required.
§ 15.16.230
City authority to make attachments.
§ 15.16.240
Aerial cables.
§ 15.16.250
Excavations—Permit required—Restoration.
§ 15.16.260
Expeditious removal, relocation or repair.