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(A) Application for a carnival operator’s license shall be filed with and on the form provided by the Village Clerk. The application form shall contain the required information as to each person applying for a license, be sworn to and be signed by the applicant. Where the applicant is a corporation, all officers shall sign, indicating their official capacity, and verify the application. Where a partnership is an applicant, all partners shall sign and verify the application.
(B) The application shall be accompanied by a copy of the permit issued under the Carnival and Amusement Rides Safety Act for each amusement ride and amusement attraction. The applicant will also provide the names, permanent addresses and Social Security numbers for all owners, managers and concessioners. Traveling carnivals will provide an itinerary listing the locations at which the carnival operated previous to operating in the village and the next two locations at which the carnival shall be located after it leaves the village.
(C) The Village Clerk shall forward all completed application forms to the President of the Village Board of Trustees who shall present it to the Board at a regularly scheduled meeting of the Village Board of Trustees.
(D) The Village Board of Trustees shall be responsible for approving operator licenses. Upon receipt of any application, the Board of Trustees may approve an operator’s license for the applicant, provided the requirements of this subchapter have been met.
(E) In the event that the Board does not approve a carnival operator’s license, the applicant shall be informed, in writing, of the reason for the Board’s action and shall be entitled to a rehearing before the Village Board of Trustees at the applicant’s request. Upon completion of such a hearing, the Board of Trustees may approve the application; provided, it is determined that the requirements of this subchapter have been met.
(F) After a license has been approved, it shall be issued only upon payment of the required fee.
(Prior Code, § 115.022) (Ord. 88-014, passed 11-15-1988)