Sidewalk Repair Criteria

Sidewalk Repair Criteria

If your sidewalk defect meets the following criteria, it may be eligible for the City of Livermore Sidewalk Repair Program:

Step Separations
If a sidewalk panel has lifted or subsided, and it is 1/2" or more higher or lower than an adjacent panel
separations
Grade Change
If two sidewalk panels have lifted into a peak, and the peak is 4" or more higher than the level of the sidewalk 4 feet away in either direction
grade changes
Opening in Sidewalk
If there is an opening in the sidewalk measuring 5/8" or greater
opening
Spalling of Surface
If a chunk of the sidewalk has broken out, and the result is a hole 3/4" or deeper
spalling of surface
Sunken Sidewalk
If the sidewalk has subsided, and within a stretch of 8 feet of sidewalk, there is a place that is 3" or more that is lower than the rest of the sidewalk
sunken sidewalk