(A)   It shall be unlawful for any person or firm to engage in the business or occupation of pruning, treating, or removing street, park or private trees within the city without first applying for and procuring a license from the City Clerk. The license fee shall be set by Council resolution. However, a license shall not be required of any public service utility company or city employee doing such work in the pursuit of their public service endeavors. Before any license shall be issued, each applicant shall first file evidence of possession of insurance pursuant to § 10.009 of this code of ordinances.
   (B)   The license shall be further conditioned upon the permittee complying with all the pertinent sections of this code and other city ordinances relating to or in any way connected with the work to be done or contemplated to be done under such license including the payment of all fines against the licensee, his or her servants, agents, employees or subcontractors in connection with work done or contemplated under such permit.
(2013 Code, § 27-28)  (Ord. 14429, passed 6-14-1993; Ord. 14609, passed 12-30-1998)