[HISTORY: Adopted by the Village Council of the Village of New Haven by Ord. No. 24. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Zoning — See Ch. 515.
No person shall engage in the business of operating a car lot without first having obtained a license therefor from the Village Clerk.
Application for such license, showing the location of the proposed lot, shall be filed with the Village Clerk, accompanied by the prescribed fee; and the license shall be issued to expire upon April 30 next succeeding the date of application. Before issuance of such license, the Clerk shall ascertain that the applicant is in possession of any licenses required by the State of Michigan.
The annual license fee shall be $10.
All motor vehicles stored on such car lot shall be in good operating condition and be offered for immediate sale. All vehicles so stored on any lot shall be lined up in an orderly manner, and no vehicle shall be located closer than two feet to any lot line.
The placing or storing of more than one vehicle for sale on any lot in the Village of New Haven without complying with the terms hereof shall constitute a violation of this chapter.
Any license granted hereunder may be temporarily suspended for violation of the terms hereof or the violation of any state law relating to the sale of motor vehicles, by the Chief of Police or upon order of the Village Council, or any such license may be revoked after a hearing by the Village Council.
[Amended 1-13-2015 by Ord. No. 333]
Any person or persons who shall violate any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof in any court of competent jurisdiction, be punished as set forth in Chapter 59, Municipal Civil Infractions, of the Code of the Village of New Haven.