Chapter 5.65


5.65.010    License required.

5.65.020    Repealed.

5.65.030    Transferring of license.

5.65.040    Repealed.

5.65.050    Application for license.

5.65.060    Penalty – Misdemeanor.

5.65.070    Civil penalty.

5.65.080    Additional enforcement.

5.65.010 License required.

It is unlawful for any person to open, operate, conduct, manage, maintain or control any theater which is open to the public and which is located in the City of Kenmore without a valid and subsisting license to be known as a “theater license.” [Ord. 15-0402 § 1 (Att. A); Ord. 98-0017 §§ 1, 2 (KCC 6.68.010).]

5.65.020 License fee – Term.

Repealed by Ord. 15-0402. [Ord. 02-0139 § 1; Ord. 98-0017 §§ 1, 2 (KCC 6.68.020).]

5.65.030 Transferring of license.

No license issued under the provisions of this chapter shall be transferable or assignable, unless specifically authorized by the city manager. [Ord. 15-0402 § 1 (Att. A); Ord. 98-0017 §§ 1, 2 (KCC 6.68.030).]

5.65.040 Renewal of license, registration or permit – Late penalty.

Repealed by Ord. 15-0402. [Ord. 98-0017 §§ 1, 2 (KCC 6.68.040).]

5.65.050 Application for license.

All applications for licenses under this chapter shall be made to the city manager. [Ord. 15-0402 § 1 (Att. A); Ord. 98-0017 §§ 1, 2 (KCC 6.68.050).]

5.65.060 Penalty – Misdemeanor.

Any violation or failure to comply with the provisions of this chapter shall constitute a misdemeanor and shall be punishable as such. [Ord. 15-0402 § 1 (Att. A); Ord. 98-0017 §§ 1, 2 (KCC 6.68.060).]

5.65.070 Civil penalty.

In addition to or as an alternative to any other penalty provided herein or by law, any person who violates any provision of any business license ordinance shall be subject to a civil penalty in an amount not to exceed $250.00 per violation to be directly assessed by the city manager. The city manager, in a reasonable manner, may vary the amount of the penalty assessed to consider the appropriateness of the penalty to the size of the business of the violator, the gravity of the violation, the number of past and present violations committed and the good faith of the violator in attempting to achieve compliance after notification of the violation. All civil penalties assessed will be enforced and collected in accordance with the procedure specified under this title. [Ord. 15-0402 § 1 (Att. A); Ord. 98-0017 §§ 1, 2 (KCC 6.68.070).]

5.65.080 Additional enforcement.

Notwithstanding the existence or use of any other remedy, the city manager may seek legal or equitable relief to enjoin any acts or practices which constitute or will constitute a violation of any business license ordinance or other regulations herein adopted. [Ord. 15-0402 § 1 (Att. A); Ord. 98-0017 §§ 1, 2 (KCC 6.68.080).]