No materials recovery facility license shall be approved by Council unless the applicant sufficiently establishes that:
   (a)   There are no residential uses within 1,000 feet of the proposed use. However, such prohibition may be waived by written consent of the owners of seventy-five percent of the residential uses within such radius. Such waivers shall be procured by the applicant and shall contain a clear, legal description of the properties and the name and signature of the legal or equitable owners thereof and of any other party in interest.
   (b)   The applicant and each member of the firm, corporation, partnership or association has not been guilty of any violation of law relating to theft or receiving stolen property, or any other violation involving moral turpitude, for five years prior to such application.
   (c)   The premises proposed for such use complies with all other ordinances of the City.
(Ord. 9.  Passed 2-18-64; Ord. 9-A-3.  Passed 12-5-67; Ord. 2001-01.  Passed 1-2-01.)