(A)   It is unlawful for any person or firm to engage in the business or occupation of trimming, pruning, treating, or removing street trees within the city without first applying for and procuring a license.  The license fee shall be $25 annually in advance; provided, however, that no license shall be required of any public service company or city employee doing such work in the pursuit of their public service endeavors.
   (B)   Before any license is issued, each applicant shall first file evidence of possession of liability insurance in the minimum amounts of $5,000 for bodily injury and $5,000 property damage indemnifying the city or any person injured or damaged resulting from the pursuit of such endeavors as herein described.
   (C)   he proceeds from the collection of the annual license fees shall be deposited in the City Urban Forester’s budget to be used for planting projects within the City of Claremore.
(`83 Code, § 11-317)  (Ord. 898, passed 10-4-82; Am. Ord. 1044, passed 1-6-86; Am. Ord. 2006-22, passed 12-18-06)  Penalty, see § 10.99