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Ask a Surveyor: Do you dedicate perpendicular to the street centerline from your property corner of do you do an extension of the side lot line on its bearing?
Thanks for your responses…you all are awesome! Extension? Otherwise your ROW distance will be off? Perpendicular, just as in the case of an abandonment. It depends. If the subject property is a lot in a subdivision and the adjoiner to the right is another lot in the same subdivision, at that common corner, it will be perpendicular. Otherwise, depending on the chain of title, it may be the extension. Unless something odd is going on, out at the ADOT right of way, that will be on the…Read more…