It is unlawful for any person to engage in a taxicab business without first having obtained a taxicab franchise from the City and having a current effective minimum business license. All persons desiring to operate taxicabs or drive taxicabs within the city of Springfield are required to complete a Taxicab Driver application or Taxicab Franchise application and submit it to the Board of Mayor and Aldermen. 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."