LICENSES, PERMITS & FEES
CARNIVALS AND CIRCUSES
AMUSEMENT, PORTABLE SHOWS
CITY COUNCIL, POLICE, FIRE, HEALTH,
BUILDING, DPW DEPTS.
STATE BUILDING CODE
02/23/93, 05/22/84, 07/11/78, 06/13/78,
Requires permit from City Council for portable
State Commissioner of Insurance
determines amount of insurance that must be carried.
Requirements for temporary permit:
Evidence of insurance approved by Licensing Committee.
Evidence of compliance with State equipment certification
Owner agrees the following requirements will be met:
Inspection and approval by Health Dept.
Inspection and approval by City Electrician.
Inspection and approval by State registered Professional Engineer.
Inspection and approval by Building Dept.
Notification by the Chief
of Police that adequate police protection has been engaged by the owner or
sponsor of the portable show.
Notification by the Fire Chief that the character and arrangement of
seating, means of egress, lighting and fire fighting appliances make the
portable show reasonably safe against both fire casualty hazards.
Notification by Commissioner of DPW that an adequate work force has
been engaged by the owner of sponsor of the portable show for daily clean up
of the carnival site and surrounding areas.
All expenses for inspection borne by the owner of the show.
No game, contest, amusement, activity or device, which offers a prize
of money will be permitted as part of a portable show.
more than two (2) carnivals or two (2) circuses per year per location on
City owned property may be held in the City of Lynn.”
more than one (1) carnival or (1) circus per year shall be held on the
grounds of the Lynn English High School.”