CHAPTER 14 MOTOR VEHICLES AND TRAFFIC.*
Article XIII. Taxicabs and Vehicles for Hire.
Sec. 14-13-10. Registration, licensing and conspicuous posting.
(a) All drivers shall carry their license to operate a motor vehicle in
the state at all times while operating a taxicab or vehicle for hire in the
(b) All taxicabs and vehicles for hire within the city shall carry the
State Department of Motor Vehicles registration in the vehicle at all times and
all such vehicles shall be registered in the name of the operator or the driver
to whom a permit has been issued.
(c) Every taxicab or vehicle for hire
authorized to operate under this article shall have attached to the left rear
window a current vehicle permit issued by the city in accordance with the
provisions of this article and all expired permits will be
(d) Every taxicab or vehicle for hire shall have conspicuously
displayed in full view of the passenger or passengers a card not less than two
inches by four inches in size which shall have stated thereon the name of the
operator, together with the business address and telephone number of the
business, and the identifying number of such vehicle, and also the rates of fare
to be charged for the use of such vehicle. Rates of fare are also to be
conspicuously displayed in both the front and rear of the interior of the
taxicab or vehicle for hire.
(e) The driver’s permit shall be posted
in full view of the passenger at all times while the driver is operating the
vehicle. Every driver’s permit shall show the photograph of the driver,
the driver’s permit number, the name of the operator which employs the
driver and the telephone number of the business. (Ord. No. 1399, § 3