A permit is required for any work (excavation, repair, or maintenance) within a City of Monona public right-of-way. This includes curb and gutter, driveway aprons, sidewalks, and streets. A permit application must be made at least 2 business days prior to the start of the work. In addition, a signed and notarized affidavit of compliance is required for all contractors and subcontractors performing work under the permit. A permit fee is due upon issuance of the permit.
|Right of Way Permit Fees|
|Driveways||$40 per driveway opening|
|Staff review and inspection for single-parcel application (projects not related to utility boring, trenching, undergrounding, etc.)||$80|
|Staff review and inspection for utility trenching, plowing, boring||$80 plus $0.80 per linear foot|
|Asphalt and concrete core hole||$100 each|
|Bore in soil||$20 each|
|Construction and placement of vault |
or other structure
|Failure to obtain a permit or completion of |
|Penalty plus double fees|
A Diggers Hotline locate request with premarking is required before starting any work in a City of Monona right-of-way. Diggers Hotline requests require a 3-day notice for fulfillment, so please plan your work accordingly.
All work must be completed within 60 days of the issuance of the permit. Upon completion of the work, a request for final inspection must be submitted to the Department of Public Works. The permit will be closed after the work is inspected and receives final approval by the Department.
Right-of Way-Permit Application
Affidavit of Compliance for Right-of-Way Permits
Right-of-Way Permit Conditions & Provisions
Right-of-Way Permit Final Inspection Request
Driveway Opening Standards (right of way permit needed)
City of Monona Code of Ordinances Ch. 395-2 Excavations in Streets
Road Patching Requirements
Excavator's Guide to Digger's Hotline