Sec. 14-14-6. Referral to the chief of police.

Upon receiving an application, the chief shall cause an investigation to be conducted to determine the applicant’s qualifications to comply with the provisions of this article. Within thirty days after the filing of the application, the chief shall determine whether the towing operator is eligible for the rotation list. The chief shall determine eligibility pursuant to guidelines set forth in the rules and specifications. If the chief determines that a towing operator is qualified, the towing operator’s name shall be placed on the eligibility list. Qualified towing operators shall be placed on the eligibility list in the order in which their applications were received. If the chief determines that a towing operator is not qualified, the towing operator shall receive a written statement of the reasons for the chief’s decision. (Ord. No. 1381, § 3 (part).)