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17.25.040 Permit Application.

(Amended by Ordinance Nos. 182870 and 188850, effective April 6, 2018.)  Application for a permit to operate a sidewalk cafe shall be made at the Bureau of Transportation in a form deemed appropriate by the Director of the Bureau of Transportation.  Such application shall include, but not be limited to, the following information:

A.  Name and address of the applicant.

B.  A drawing showing the width of the applicant’s cafe or restaurant facing the sidewalk indicating the area requested to be used, location of doorways, and the width of sidewalk (distance from curb to building face), location of tree wells, parking meters, bus shelters, sidewalk benches, trash receptacles, driveway (curb cut), or any other semi permanent sidewalk obstruction.

C.  A letter signed by the property owner, or an authorized representative of the property owner, consenting to a sidewalk cafe adjacent to the property on which the restaurant is located.

D.  A signed agreement between the Responsible Party and the City stating the Responsible Party understands all terms and conditions of the permit.