No person, firm, or corporation shall operate a taxicab within the city until a license has been issued therefor as hereinafter provided. The term OPERATE A TAXICAB, as herein used, is defined to permit the actual physical operation of any taxicab for which a license has been duly issued as herein provided, by the servant, agent, or employee of the owner or lessee of such duly licensed taxicab without the necessity of such servant, agent or employee procuring any license provided for in this chapter.
(`83 Code, § 16-102) (Am. Ord. 2016-11, passed 3-21-16; Am. Ord. 2016-38, passed 10-17-16)  Penalty, see § 10.99