CHAPTER 14 MOTOR VEHICLES AND TRAFFIC.*
Article XIII. Taxicabs and Vehicles for Hire.
Sec. 14-13-4. Vehicle permits.
(a) No taxicab or vehicle for hire shall operate in the city without a
vehicle permit from the city. Application for a vehicle permit shall be in
writing, signed by the owner, and shall set forth all information required,
including, but not limited to the following:
(1) A copy of the state vehicle
registration under owner’s name, license plate number and corresponding
vehicle identification number of each vehicle to be operated in the
(2) Make, model or type, year of manufacture and passenger-seating
capacity of each motor vehicle for which such application is made;
(3) Certificates of insurance from the insurance carrier verifying the
coverage required in Section 14-13-8 of this article for each vehicle to be
operated in the city.
(b) A vehicle permit shall be granted
(1) The operator fails to submit a complete application;
operator makes any omission, untrue or material misstatement or provides
fraudulent documentation with the application;
(3) The operator has violated
this article within the last three years; or
(4) There is an absence of
satisfactory proof of compliance with the provisions of this article.
applicant for a vehicle permit must hold a valid operator’s license issued
pursuant to this article and must ensure that any driver of a taxicab or vehicle
for hire has been issued a driver’s permit pursuant to this article. (Ord.
No. 1399, § 3 (part).)