It shall be unlawful to stop at any time any taxicab or any vehicle for hire on any street within the central traffic district for a period of time longer than is necessary for the loading and unloading of passengers. Loading and unloading shall not consume more than three minutes except at designated taxicab stands as herein provided. Taxicab stands shall become inoperative during periods of no stopping.
(1999 Lou. Code, § 73.35) (Lou. Metro Am. Ord. No. 48-2005, approved 4-19-2005) Penalty, see § 73.99