(A)   This chapter is intended to protect public health, safety, and general welfare. It provides the city with a process to collect information on merchants and persons conducting business within the city.
   (B)   This chapter does not apply to the activities of transient merchants, event sponsors, solicitors, and peddlers that are defined and regulated under Chapters 111 and 112 of this code of ordinances.
   (C)   The fees imposed by this chapter are for revenue purposes. Neither payment of the fee, nor issuance of a license; permits a person to engage in activity otherwise prohibited by law, nor waives any other regulation imposed by the city.
(Ord. 01-2019, passed 8-12-2019)