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(a) The maximum rates of fare for transporting passengers by wheelchair transport shall be $35 for a one-way trip within the city and $60 for a round-trip within the city. The maximum rate of fare for a one-way trip within the city by wheelchair transport for transporting passengers being dismissed from a hospital shall be $50. Maximum rates of the fare for transporting passengers by stretcher transport shall be $75 for a one-way trip within the city and $140 for a round-trip within the city. A schedule of transport rates shall be posted at all times in each wheelchair or stretcher transport.
(b) Starting in January of 2011, the maximum rates, as set forth in division (a) above shall be increased or decreased annually over the fares from the previous year in accordance with the Consumer Price Index percentage for transportation services as set forth by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. The annually adjusted rates will be posted on the city's website and the licensing specialist office by June 1 of each year.
(1992 Code, § 43-11) (Ord. 42-74, passed 8-5-1974; Ord. 46-77, passed 6-20-1977; Ord. 84-82, passed 8-9-1982; Ord. 147-84, passed 12-3-1984; Ord. 137-98, passed 12-21-1998; Ord. 48-99, passed 4-19-1999; Ord. 36-10, passed 4-12-2010; Ord. 24-14, passed 4-15-2014)
Animals and fowl, see ch. 90