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TOWN OF TRUCKEE <br /> California <br /> <br />ORDINANCE NO. 98-02 <br /> <br />AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF TRUCKEE AMENDING THE TRUCKEE <br />MUNICIPAL CODE, TITLE 9 (SAFETY & CONDUCT), CHAPTER 9.01 (VEHICLE <br />TOWING SERVICES) <br /> <br />The Town Council of the Town of Truckee Does Ordain as Follows: <br /> <br /> Section 1. Enactment. Title 9 of the Truckee Municipal Code is hereby amended by <br />amending Chapter 9.01 thereto as designated below. <br /> <br />CHAPTER 9.01 VEHICLE TOWING SERVICES <br /> <br />Section 9.01.010 Selection and Description. The Chief of Police shall maintain a rotation <br />list for vehicle towing service to be used by the Town. The rotation list shall contain three <br />categories of eligible companies--light duty, medium duty, and heavy duty jobs. Any towing <br />company shall be qualified to be placed in the rotation tow list if it meets the following criteria <br />and has the appropriate equipment for the class: <br /> <br /> 1) The company, its employees, and equipment have and maintain in full force and <br />effect at all times all licenses and permits required by the State of California to conduct a <br />towing business in the state. <br /> <br /> 2) The company, its employees, and equipment are approved to tow vehicles by the <br />California Highway Patrol and such approval is at ali times kept in full force and effect or the <br />company, its employees, and equipment have been certified by the Chief of Police or his/her <br />designees to meet the standards set forth in the California Vehicle Code. The applicant shall <br />pay ali costs of such inspection, as determined by the Chief of Police. <br /> <br /> 3) The company, its employees, and equipment have and maintain in full force and <br />effect at all times public liability and workers compensation insurance in an amount equal to <br />that required by the California Highway Patrol or the Chief of Police, whichever is higher. <br />Each company shall enter into a specific indemnity and insurance agreement in a form <br />approved by the Town Attorney. Each policy of insurance shall name the Town as an <br />additional insured, make the company's coverage primary, specify that the insurance cannot <br />be cancelled without thirty (30) days notice to the Town, and document the issuance of a <br />certification of insurance and policy endorsement to the Town prior to the commencement of <br />rotation towing. In the event of the cancellation of insurance, the company shall be <br />automatically removed from the rotation towing list. <br /> <br /> <br />