What if I build on an existing easement?
Infrastructure construction is subject to building setback lines, and therefore cannot be built within the easement. Setback lines are shown on your subdivision plat. Subdivision plats are available at the city’s Planning and Zoning Department.

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1. What is a utility easement?
2. Who owns the utility easement?
3. How are utility easements created?
4. Why is it important to keep easements clear?
5. What if I build on an existing easement?
6. What happens if I build a fence in an easement?
7. Can I place decorative landscaping on a utility easement?
8. What should I do about damages of my landscaping from utility marking for construction?