§ 114.19  ADEQUATE SERVICE AND FACILITIES REQUIRED.
   (A)   Any person authorized to operate taxicabs in the city shall keep the taxicabs clean, properly ventilated and heated, provided with comfortable seats, in good repair and painted and decorated so as to present an attractive appearance, both on the outside and inside of the taxicab.
   (B)   (1)   Any person authorized to operate taxicabs in the city shall furnish reasonably adequate service and facilities.
      (2)   It shall be unlawful to refuse to respond to calls by patrons, unless the patron is immediately notified that taxicabs are not available to render the service required by the patron.
   (C)   In the event a call is accepted to serve a patron and it is subsequently determined that taxicabs are not available, the person operating the taxicab shall immediately inform the patron that the service cannot be rendered, in order to permit the patron to make other arrangements for transportation service.
(Prior Code, § 114.19)  (Ord. 659, passed 10-5-1959)  Penalty, see § 114.99