A. Business or industrial premises may be opened for operation only during the following hours:
Automotive Repair Shop 7:00A.M.-11 P.M.
Canvassing (Door to door solicitations) 9:00A.M.- 6:00P.M.
Restaurants without liquor/
Fast Foods 5:30A.M.-Midnight
Retail stores 6:00A.M.-11:00 P.M.
Gasoline Filling Stations 6:00A.M.-Midnight
Second Hand Dealers/Pawnshops 8:00 A.M.-6:00 P.M.
Mechanical Equipment (Noise) 8:00A.M.-5:00 P.M.
Recording Studios (Audio & Video) 9:00A.M.-9:00P.M.
Residential Milk Deliveries 6:00A.M.-5:00 P.M.
Second Hand Goods 6:00A.M.-5:00 P.M.
Bowling Alley/Pool Room 6:00A.M.-11:45 P.M.
Dumpster Pick Up/Delivery 7:00A.M.-8:00 P.M.
Used Car Sales 9:00A.M.-9:00 P.M.
All other deliveries and/or services
to business establishments located
on Pleasant St. 10:00 P.M. - 10 A.M.
All other deliveries and/or services
to all other business establishments 6:00 A.M. - 11 P.M.
Drive Up Window Service at all
Canvassing (door-to-door solicitations) 9:00 A.M.-6:00 P.M.
B. No person shall operate other than between such hours, unless licensed by the City Council. Application for exemption from usual hours of operation shall be accompanied by a fee of two hundred and fifty dollars ($250.00), and shall be renewed annually on or before January 1st of each year.
Applications to extend the hours of drive-up window service shall be accompanied by a statement from the applicant detailing the steps taken to mitigate disruption to surrounding residential neighborhoods and shall be granted only upon a finding by the City Council that the described mitigation is sufficient to protect residential abutters from the detrimental effects of the extended operation of drive-up window service.
The City Council shall require, as a condition of each license, that the licensed premises be equipped with video surveillance monitors and recording devices which are remotely accessible to the Police Department and are deployed during all hours of operation in such a manner as to make the interior and exterior of the premises visible. The police department shall be provided access to such equipment in a manner determined by the Chief to be in the best interest of public safety.
The City Council may impose such additional restrictions and conditions on an extended hours permit as they deem expedient and in the best interests of the health, safety, welfare and peaceful, quiet enjoyment of the residents of the City of Malden.
C. The owner, lessee, occupant, or person in control or in charge of a public hall, theater, building or place, who causes or allows the use of said premises at any time other than the usual hours of operation or opening for the purposes of public or private entertainment, at which an admission fee is paid or charged, shall, prior to advertising of said event, obtain a permit from the City Council.
Whoever violates this ordinance shall be subject, in addition to fines pursuant to this Code, to revocation, suspension or modification after three days notice of a hearing before the Licensing Committee, of any licenses held at the time of said violation.
D. For the purposes of this section, a "Gasoline Filling Station"
is a building, structure, or part thereof, used in connection with tanks, pumps, or other appliances for supplying motor vehicles with gasoline, compressed air, oil, water, automotive accessories, and similar supplies for profit.
E. No person, corporation, or other entity shall cause, allow or permit any type of commercial construction work and/or labor or installation of materials (excluding excavation) to commence before 7:00 A.M. or after 8:00 P.M. within City limits, except in an emergency or with the approval of both the Fire Department and Police Department. No such work shall be conducted on Sundays or legal holidays.
F. The City Council may, upon application, permit a bowling alley or billiard parlor to be operated weekdays between the hours of 11:45 P.M. and 2:00 A.M. Any pool or billiard table operated in connection with a bowling alley may be operated during the same hours as the bowling alley is licensed to operate.