(A)   No permittee shall make any excavations or construct any lines for the conveyance of fuel, water or minerals, on, under or through the streets and alleys of the city without first having obtained a permit therefor upon application to the City Manager or his or her designee.
   (B)   The City Manager or his or her designee shall prescribe the forms to be used for the application and the information to accompany it.
   (C)   Each application for a permit under this section shall be accompanied by a non-refundable filing fee.
   (D)   The City Manager or his or her designee within 20 days of receipt of the properly executed application, shall either grant or deny the request.
   (E)   The granting of any permit shall not be construed to be the granting of a franchise.
(Ord. 2991, passed 7-19-94)