Easements & Rights-of-Way

  • Customer shall grant adequate easement and right-of-way satisfactory to the Co-op to ensure that customer’s proper service connection. Customer shall also ensure safe access to the meter for purposes of meter reading and service work as necessary. Failure on the part of the customer to grant adequate easement and right-of-way shall be grounds for the Co-op to refuse service.
  • Should the Co-op discover that a customer or customer’s agent is performing work or has constructed facilities adjacent to or within an easement or right-of-way and such work, construction or facility poses a hazard or is in violation of federal, state, or local laws, ordinances, statutes, rules or regulations, or significantly interferes with the Co-op’s access to equipment, the Co-op shall notify the customer or customer’s agent and may take whatever actions are necessary to eliminate the hazard, obstruction, or violation at the customer’s expense.