Public Easement Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Public Easement, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Public Easement?

It is the priviledge or right of the public to use the property which is not their own. For instance the priviledge to use a pathway leading to the beach, from a private property. It is allowed or arranged so by the government.