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ORDINANCE NO. 1048 <br />AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ARTICLE XLII - TAXICABS OF <br />CHAPTER 18 OF THE MUNICIPAL CODE OF THE VILLAGE <br />OF ELK GROVE VILLAGE <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the President and Board of <br />Trustees of the Village of Elk Grove Village, Cook and DuPage Coun- <br />ties, Illinois, as follows: <br />Section 1: That Article XLII, Taxicabs, of Chapter 18, Licenses <br />and Permits be and the same is hereby amended to read as follows: <br />Article XLII - Taxicabs <br />Section 18.4201 - Definitions. <br />A. Taxicab - Taxicab shall mean any vehicle used to carry <br />passengers fo hire but not operating on a fixed route. <br />B. Taxicab Driver - Taxicab Driver means a driver of a <br />taxicab licensed by the Village of Elk Grove Village. <br />C. Taxi Meter - Taxi Meter means any mechanical device <br />which records and indicates a charge or fare measured by dis- <br />tance traveled, waiting time and extra passengers. <br />D. Licensee - Licensee shall mean any person, firm or <br />corporation who is the owner of one or more licenses issued <br />pursuant to this article. <br />E. Public Vehicle Commission - Public Vehicle Commission <br />shall be the President and Board of Trustees of the Village <br />of Elk Grove Village. <br />Section 18.4202 - License Required. It shall be unlawful for any <br />person, firm or corporation to operate taxicabs, either by himself or <br />through an agent, employee or partner, without first having obtained a <br />license for each taxicab being operated in the Village. <br />Section 18.4203 - Exclusive Permission Granted. Subject to the <br />conditions and limitations of this ordinance, exclusive permission and <br />authority are hereby granted to the licensees hereunder to operate a <br />taxicab as licensed hereunder upon the public streets and other public <br />ways within the corporate limits of the Village unless terminated or <br />revoked as hereinafter provided. <br />