The 50-50 Sidewalk Program

About the Program

The City Council has a limited amount of funds set aside for the 50-50 Sidewalk Repair Program. This program is available for sidewalks damaged by trees. The program reimburses some of the costs to remove and replace sections of the damaged sidewalks. Applications will be processed on a first come first served basis until funds for the fiscal year run out.

What it Covers  

  • Sidewalks next to City streets damaged by street trees 
  • 50% of the cost of sidewalk removal and replacement up to a maximum of $1500 per property
  • Work performed on or after November 1, 2016

What it Does Not Cover

  • Tree Work (Find out about the 50-50 Program for Trees)
  • Driveway repair
  • Curb or gutter repair
  • Work in planting strips (landscape area between the sidewalk and curb)
  • Sidewalk improvements required as part of a development permit
  • Sidewalks damaged by trees on private property
Illustrates curb and gutter
Illustrates planting strip


  • Funds are available to all property owners
  • Sidewalks must be next to a public street

Submit a Sidewalk Repair Request or Apply for Reimbursement

Button, Sidewalk-Repair Request

Button, Apply for Reimbursement