Taxicab Franchise Permit
It is unlawful for any person to engage in a taxicab business without 1st having obtained a taxicab franchise from the City and having a current effective minimum business license. All persons desiring to operate taxicabs within the city of Springfield are required to make application to the Board of Mayor and Aldermen for a franchise. Applications may be received at the City Clerk's office during normal business hours.
To view more information on taxicab regulations, view the Springfield Municipal Code Title 9, "Business, Peddlers, Solicitors, Etc.", Chapter 4 entitled "Taxicabs."