Chapter 5.25


5.25.010    Limitation of number.

5.25.020    Required quarterly inspection.

5.25.030    Revocation of license.

5.25.040    Penalty.

5.25.010 Limitation of number.

The number of taxicabs that may hereafter be licensed and allowed to operate within the city of Burns shall be limited in number to one taxicab per 1,000 persons in population of the city according to the last official federal census. [Ord. 08-795 § 5, 2008; Ord. 360 § 1, 1951]

5.25.020 Required quarterly inspection.

The city of Burns shall have the discretion to have a city official inspect and examine the taxicab on a quarterly basis. All taxicabs operating within the city of Burns must be clean, sanitary and free from clutter. All taxicabs operating within the city of Burns must keep all required safety equipment, including a fire extinguisher, in full working order and in line with the Oregon State vehicle code. [Ord. 08-795 § 5, 2008]

5.25.030 Revocation of license.

The city of Burns shall have discretion to revoke or to prevent renewal of the license of any taxicab operator at any time hereafter if, in the opinion of the common council or its designee, such operator is not giving reasonable or satisfactory service to the city and the surrounding area, or the vehicle is not kept clean and in good repair. [Ord. 08-795 § 5, 2008; Ord. 360 § 2, 1951. Formerly 5.25.020]

5.25.040 Penalty.

Violation of any provision of this chapter is punishable as a Class C violation under ORS 153.018. [Ord. 08-795 § 5, 2008]