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Except as otherwise provided by law, the City Council may grant licenses upon such terms and under such restrictions as they may prescribe, and revoke the same at its discretion.

Police Officers or Compliance Officers may, when it appears that a license has not been obtained for a activity required by law to be licensed, issue a warning under Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 40 Section 21D, describing the unlicensed activity and ordering that such activity obtain a license or cease and desist by a specified date.

Failure to comply with a warning within the specified time may be punished by a fine issued in the manner provided in Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 40 Section 21D in the amount of $300.00; each subsequent 24 hour period during which such activity continues shall be a separate offense, punishable by a new fine.