Sec. 5-2. Registration.

 

(a) It shall be unlawful for any person to operate or use a bicycle propelled by muscular power upon any of the streets, alleys or public highways of the city, without first registering the same with the clerk. The clerk shall, upon written application, register a bicycle for two (2) calendar years. All registrations shall cease on the thirtieth day of April of each even numbered year after their entry, and registration shall entitle the registrant to operate the bicycle for which the same is issued as provided by law.

 

(b) The fee for such registration is set forth in Section 2-5 of this Code. The fee for replacement of lost or destroyed registrations is set forth in Section 2-5 of this Code. All such registration fees shall be paid into the treasury.

 

(c) The chief of police is hereby empowered to suspend or revoke any registration issued under the provisions of this chapter for any violation hereof.

 

Source: Code 1962, 10-16-1, 10-16-2, 10-16-4, 10-16-5; Ord. No. 2864, 1, 4-7-80; Ord. No. 4761, 1, 11-15-04; Ord. No. 5135, 4, 9-7-10

State law reference-Authority to require bicycle registration, R.R.S. 1943, 39-690(4).