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For the purpose of this subchapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
CAR CARRIER. Any motor vehicle equipped with a winch and hydraulically operated bed which slides and tilts to accommodate loading and is designed for towing and/or transporting of vehicles.
WRECKER or TOW TRUCK. Any motor vehicle equipped with booms, winches or similar equipment designed for recovery and tow of vehicles, trailers, motor homes and other objects which cannot operate under their own power or for some other reason must be transported in the tow and control of another vehicle.
WRECKER AND TOWING SERVICE. A business that provides the services of one (1) or more wreckers for hire or used for towing, transporting or moving vehicles on public streets.
WRECKER AND TOWING SERVICE OWNER or EMPLOYEE. Any person engaged in the business of towing, transporting or moving vehicles on public streets.
(Ord. 2007-23, passed 4-5-07)