To obtain a city cab license the following is required:
- Must be 18 years old.
- Must possess a current Class D Chauffeur's License issued by the State of Iowa.
- Must be able to read and write the English language.
- Must be clean in dress and not be addicted to the use of alcohol, drugs, or other chemical substances.
How to Apply
Obtain an application from the City Clerk.
The Traffic Bureau will conduct a driver's license check on each individual prior to approving the application. The City Clerk will assist the applicant in obtaining a background check from the Department of Criminal Investigation with the cost being borne by the applicant for the check. The applicant shall not have been convicted of a felony or crime involving moral turpitude or sexual abuse within the last 5 years or of more than one OWI within 3 years or convicted of a moving traffic violation which resulted in the suspension of their drivers license within 3 years.
If any more specific information is requested regarding the obtaining of a city cab or limo license, please refer to Chapter 52 of the Cedar Rapids City Code.