Buildings and Construction
Solar easements.
15.44.020 Solar easements. In order to preserve and protect the solar access across contiguous or nearby property, "solar easements" may be formulated. Such easements shall establish the solar air space envelope within which building and vegetation obstructions are prohibited. Solar easements are allowed by K.S.A. 58-3801 and K.S.A. 58-3802: "Creation of Solar Easements, Recordation" and "Contents." Such an easement shall be an agreement between property owners. All easements shall be recorded by the Johnson County Register of Deeds and shall transfer from one owner to another if the property is sold. All such easements shall be filed with the Shawnee fire department for coordinating issuance of future building permits which might be affected by the easement. (Ord. 1624 1(3-1102), 1984)