Costs to be borne by the grantee shall include any requirements or charges incidental to the awarding or enforcing of the initial franchise including, but shall not be limited to, all costs of publications of notices prior to any public meeting provided for pursuant to this chapter, and any costs not covered by application fees incurred by the city in its study, preparation of proposal documents, evaluation of all applications, and examinations of the applicants’ qualifications. These costs do not apply to any grantee who already holds a franchise with the city.
(Ord. 1846, passed 12-7-98)