(A)   It shall be unlawful for any person to maintain and operate a taxicab stand for the parking of taxicabs without first obtaining a license to operate a taxicab from the city.
   (B)   It shall be unlawful to operate one or more taxicab stands within the corporate limits of the city without having the proper taxicab license from the city and without charging and collecting the rates as prescribed by the city.
   (C)   No person shall operate a motor vehicle as a taxicab until the vehicle has been registered in accordance with requirements in this state and all proper licenses have been obtained therefor from the city and state.
(Prior Code, § 9-79)  Penalty, see § 10.99
   Parking in loading zone, see § 72.16
   Standing at taxicab stand, see § 72.15