(A)   Any person driving any vehicle or the owner of vehicle to whom a special permit has been granted hereunder shall be liable for all damage which the operation of said vehicle shall cause to any street, alley, roadway or highway of the city or any utility service, whether owned by the city or by another party which is located within the city. The driver and/or owner holding any such permit shall be responsible for the cost of repairing any damage or the actual replacement costs of any facility damaged beyond repair; together with any and all expenses incurred by the city for providing a temporary detour to serve the needs of traffic during the partitive repair or replacement.
   (B)   The Chief of Police shall notify the driver and/or holder of the permit of the cost of repairs or replacement and the same shall be paid within 30 days. The Chief of Police may revoke any existing permit or refuse to issue additional permits to any driver, owner, or other person responsible for the payment of damages when such damage remains unpaid and owing. If it becomes necessary for the city to seek legal recourse to recover such damages, the city shall be entitled to recover its attorney's fees and costs of suit; including expert witness fees.
(Ord. 2019-04, passed 2-11-2019)