LICENSES, PERMITS & FEES
GRANTING, REVOKING, SUSPENDING LICENSES
CITY COUNCIL, TAX COLLECTOR
SECTION 2. “The City of Lynn may deny any
application for, revoke or suspend any local license or permit including
renewals and transfers issued by any board officer, department or person,
corporation or business enterprise, who has neglected to pay any local
taxes, fees, betterments or any other municipal charges or with respect to
any activity, event or matter is carried out or exercised on or about real
estate whose owner has neglected or refused to pay any local taxes, fees,
assessments, betterments or any other municipal charges.
Any City of Lynn licensing authority may deny, revoke, suspend any
license or permit, including renewals and transfers of any party whose name
appears on said list furnished to the licensing and the tax collector;
provided however, that written notice is given to the party and the tax
collector, as required by applicable provisions of law, and the party is
given a hearing, to be held not earlier than fourteen days after said
SECTION 3. Tax
Collector of responsible department shall annually furnish a list of all tax
delinquents to any licensing authorities.
Delinquency based on not less than twelve months and has not applied
SECTION 4. Delinquency
list is prima facie evidence for denial, revocation or suspension after
proper notice and hearing. Licenses
terminated for delinquency not to be renewed until certificate issued by Tax
SECTION 5. Licenses
can be conditioned on payment agreement.
SECTION 6. City
Council may intervene and allow license where there is no direct or indirect
connection between license holder and tax delinquent.
SECTION 7. Exemptions.
Open burning, C. 48, S. 13, Bicycle permits, C. 85, S. 11A,
Charitable sales, C. 101, S. 33, Child work permits, C. 149, S. 69, Club
license, C. 140, S. 21E, Dog licenses, C. 140, S. 137, Fishing, hunting and
trapping, C. 131, S. 12, Marriage license, C. 207, S. 28, Theatrical events,
C. 140, S. 181.
SECTION 8. City
Council can exclude local licenses and permits.
License denial, revocation, and