An encumbrance permit must be obtained when proposed work requires:
- any temporary closure or narrowing of a pedestrian walkway; or
- the temporary closure of a City street.
- meet insurance and bonding requirements (A bond is not required for encumbrance only)
- submit and obtain approval of a traffic control/detour plan
- provide appropriate barricades, detour signage and traffic controls
- maintain a copy of the approved permit on site at all times