Ordinance to limit transient business hours

As part of a proposed city ordinance for transient retail businesses, door-to-door salespeople may now only conduct their business from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. The updated ordinance limits their hours of operation, which was previously allowed until 9 p.m.Sundays and legal holidays are also off limits for door-to-door salespeople.The ordinance, which was unanimously approved by council for publication, will be advertised at their next regular meeting in May.Previous discussion by councilwoman Sally Geyer was to limit transient businesses operations during daylight hours according to season with summer hours concluding at 9 p.m. and winter hours at 5 p.m.