WVC 17 - 4 - 36
§17-4-36. Construction and removal of sidewalks along state
roads; injury to, failure to repair, etc.,
Whenever the safety or convenience of the traveling public
demands it, the state road commissioner may construct and
maintain sidewalks along state roads. Any person, at his own
expense, may build, with the permission of the state road
commissioner, a sidewalk along any state road for the free use of
the public. The commissioner shall order the sidewalk removed if
it interferes with the public travel. Any person who, without
authority, injures or destroys any such sidewalk and fails to
repair the same, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and, on
conviction thereof, shall be fined not less than five nor more
than fifty dollars.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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