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(A) For the purpose of the requirements of this chapter, the terms PEDDLER, SOLICITOR, and TRANSIENT MERCHANT shall not apply to any person selling or attempting to sell at wholesale any goods, wares, products, merchandise or other personal property to a retailer of the items being sold by the wholesaler. The terms also shall not apply to any person who makes initial contacts with other people for the purpose of establishing or trying to establish a regular customer delivery route for the delivery of perishable food and dairy products such as baked goods and milk, nor shall they apply to any person making deliveries of perishable food and dairy products to the customers on his or her established regular delivery route.
(B) The following shall be exempt from the definitions of PEDDLERS, SOLICITORS, and TRANSIENT MERCHANTS. Persons conducting the type of sales commonly known as garage sales, rummage sales or estate sales; persons participating in an organized multi-person bazaar or flea market; persons participating as a vendor in a promotional sale or temporary outdoor event as defined in and in accordance with the zoning regulations of this code or as may be permitted under this code; person conducting an auction as a properly licensed auctioneer, or any officer of the court conducting a court-ordered sale. Exemption from the definitions for the scope of this chapter shall not excuse any person from complying with any other applicable statutory provision or local ordinance.
(C) This chapter does not apply to the mere distribution of flyers or other advertising material from house to house or place to place where personal contact is not made.
(Am. Ord. 1093, passed 6-10-21)