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Regulating Mailboxes in Rights-of-Way

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Reviewed Date: December 21, 2018

Original Author: 
Hemsley, Sid
Date of Material: 
Jul 18, 2003


Subjects:
Zoning--Subdivisions
Right of way
Governmental tort liability
Easements

Regulating Mailboxes in Rights-of-Way

Summary: 
MTAS was asked whether a municipality can, through subdivision regulations, regulate construction of masonry-type mailboxes outside city but within municipality's regional planning area.

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