§ 675.061. Permit: Mobile Vending Within the Central Business District  


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  • (a)   The application for the mobile vending permit required by division (c) of Section 675.04 shall be made to the Director of Capital Projects on forms prescribed by the Director. On receipt of a permit application, the Director of Capital Projects shall notify the Council member or members in whose ward or wards within the Central Business District the vendor intends to vend that the application has been received. The application shall contain such information as the Director may require, including, but not limited to, the following information:

    (1)   The vendor's name, address, and vendor's license number;

    (2)   A description of the highways, streets or sidewalks located within the Central Business District that the mobile vendor intends to vend upon. The statement shall specify the ward or wards in which the vendor intends to vend;

    (3)   A description of the mobile vending device or truck from which the applicant intends to vend, including its size.

    (b)   On receipt of a completed application and a permit fee of one hundred dollars ($100.00), the Director of Capital Projects shall issue a permit which shall cover the period beginning August 1 and ending July 31 of the following year.

    (c)   The permit shall be kept upon the mobile vending device or truck at all times during which the vendor is engaged in vending and shall contain the following information:

    (1)   The vendor's name and address;

    (2)   The ward or wards in which the vendor is authorized to vend within the Central Business District;

    (3)   A description of the mobile vending device or truck from which vending is authorized including its size; and

    (4)   The permit number and permit expiration date.

    (d)   No mobile vendor shall operate on a public street in a location where on-street parking is prohibited or a location prohibited under Section 675.09; and

    (e)   No mobile vendor shall operate at the site or within five hundred (500) feet of a special event or community event  except in accordance with the regulations of Chapter 131 and with authorization to participate in the event.

    (f)   No mobile vendor shall operate upon or from a fixed location on a sidewalk without a permit issued under Section 675.06 or Chapter 508.

    (g)   The Director of Capital Projects is authorized to promulgate additional rules and regulations necessary for the administration of this section. Such rules and regulations shall be published in the City Record and become effective seven (7) days after publication thereof.

(Ord. No. 1382-13. Passed 6-9-14, eff. 6-12-14)