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A. Any license issued under the provisions of this chapter may be suspended or revoked by the city as follows:
1. Grounds: The city clerk or clerk's designee may suspend or revoke any license issued under this chapter, for any of, but not limited to, the following reasons:
a. The licensee has made fraudulent statements in his/her application for the license or in the conduct of his/her business.
b. The licensee has violated this chapter or any other chapter of this code or has otherwise conducted his/her business in an unlawful manner.
c. The licensee has conducted his/her business in such manner as to endanger the public welfare, safety, order, or morals.
d. The city clerk has received and investigated three (3) or more found complaints during the licensed period related to the manner in which the licensee is conducting business.
2. Notice Of Suspension Or Revocation; Right To Appeal: The clerk or clerk's designee shall cause notice of the license revocation to be served in person by a city official or by mail to the licensee's local address, which notice shall specify the reason(s) for such action, at which time operations of the licensee must cease within the corporate limits of the city of Clive. The licensee may appeal the revocation of the license to the city council at its next regularly scheduled meeting by filing with the clerk a written request for an appeal to the city council at least seven (7) days prior to the meeting. The city council may affirm, modify or reverse the decision of the clerk to revoke such license. If a license is revoked, no refund of any license fee paid shall be made. Upon the revocation of a license, the licensee is not eligible for the issuance of a new license under this chapter for a period of one year from the date the license revocation is served in person or deposited in the U.S. mail. (Ord. 1030, 3-23-2017)