It shall be unlawful for any person 18 years of age or older to engage in peddling or solicitation activities within the city without first obtaining a permit issued by the City Manager’s office; provided, however, that, the following are exempted from the provisions of this subchapter:
   (A)   Any solicitation made upon premises owned or occupied by an organization upon whose behalf the solicitation is made;
   (B)   Any communication by an organization soliciting contributions solely from persons who are members of the organization at the time of such solicitation;
   (C)   Any solicitation in the form of a collection at a regular meeting, assembly or service of a charitable person;
   (D)   Any solicitation for the relief of any individual specified by name at the time of the solicitation where the solicitor represents in each case that the entire amount collected shall be turned over to the named beneficiary; or
   (E)   A “canvasser”, as defined in § 114.01 of this chapter.
(1984 Code, § 111.061) (Ord. O-21-04, passed 3-30-2004)