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Sidewalks, Curbs & Gutters Improvements in Right of Way

If you're planning construction that will impact curbs, gutters, sidewalks, driveways, streets, or other improvements in the right of way, you will need to be familiar with the City and County of Denver's policies and procedures and property owner responsibilities.


Check the guidelines and requirements prior to starting any construction in the Right of Way, which includes, but is not limited to driveways, sidewalks, curb & gutters or excavations.


Permit Requirements

There are permit requirements for construction and improvements in the public right of way. 

Street Occupancy Request Forms and Fees


Maintenance & Repairs

Read the section of the Denver City Ordinance for information about property owner responsibilties for maintenance and repairs to city sidewalks, lawn areas and other parts of the right of way.


Rules and Regulations

Find various documents related to right of way rules and regulations including construction of sidewalks and criteria for determining hazardous sidewalks.