New Bloomfield, MO asked in Real Estate Law for Missouri

Q: Am I within my rights to install speed bumps on a shared driveway easement that runs through my property?

Delivery drivers and some visitors of neighbors are driving too fast and it goes through my yard.

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Jennifer Sheila Kornblum
Jennifer Sheila Kornblum
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  • Springfield, MO
  • Licensed in Missouri

A: Depending on the language of the easement itself, you are probably able to make improvements to the easement. Whether that includes installing speed bumps will depend on the language of the document and whether the other easement holders agree. You should have an attorney review the language of the easement.

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