Sec. 22-48. Relative responsibilities of permittees and city.
(a) Each person to whom is issued a permit pursuant to the provisions of this article shall be responsible for all work connected with such permit from the time the permit is issued until the final replacement of pavement, curbing or gutter and the removal of all obstructions or obstacles to uninterrupted traffic over same, or the refilling and tamping by the city, whichever comes first. Thereafter responsibility for the hole or opening shall belong to the public works department.
(b) Nothing in this section shall relieve the plumber or contractor from his responsibilities under section 22-44(b).
Source: Code 1962, § 9-2-8