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Business License

A business license is required for the following businesses ONLY:

Pawnbroker ($100/year)
Canvassers
Vessels for Hire ($30.00/one-time fee)
Horse-Drawn Carriages ($30.00/year)
Taxicabs ($10/per vehicle/per year)

Applications and specific requirements may be obtained at City Hall or download an application from the "Download Forms" page. The applications must be approved by the Chief of Police, Zoning Director, and the City Clerk prior to operating one of the above listed businesses. Once approved, the Clerk will issue a Business License.

All other persons wishing to establish a business in the city are asked to complete a Business Registration Form available at the Reception Counter at City Hall or download an application from the "Download Forms" page.

For more information on business licenses, see the City Code of Ordinances, Chapter 14, Article II, Sec. 14-26 thru 14-31