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Public Works Permits
Section 62.105 of the Los Angeles Municipal code (LAMC) requires permits to be obtained for construction in any property, stree or other right of way owned by, to be owned by, or under the control of the City. Such improvements may include, but are not limited to sidewalks, curbs, gutters, pavement, grading, sewers, storm drains, bridges, retaining walls, trees and tree wells, culverts, traffic signals, and street lights.