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a strip of grass-covered ground between sidewalk and curb, often planted with shade trees.
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The use of a
in northern areas provides snow storage in the winter.
The width of the
varies between approximately two feet and four feet.
If your community uses leaf-vacs for collection, keep the leaves on the
or in your yard and out of the street.
Empty cans must be removed from the
within twelve hours after pick-up.
The proposed location is in the seven-foot
which is located in the public right-of-way.
Rake your leaves into loose piles out to the edge of the street, either onto the
or next to a roadside ditch.
At that point, someone discovered a body lying on the
and summoned the police and the emergency squad.
Often the width of the tree pit or
controls the width of the outside zone.
All limbs should be placed on the
with cut ends facing the street.
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