The Meridian Township Board approved amendments to the Meridian Township Vendor Ordinance on Tuesday, May 19th.
Vendors will now only be allowed to go door-to-door from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm, April 1st through October 31st and from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm, November 1st through March 31st. The changes also prohibit vendors from advertising their goods or services in a way that disturbs the peace.
Amendment to Section 38-121 of Article IV Vendors, Division 1, Generally. Section 38-121 entitled Conduct defined as vending of the Code of the Charter Township of Meridian, Ingham County, Michigan, is hereby amended to read as follows:
(1) The act of offering goods and/or services for sale from a fixed place not within a building or from a fixed place in a temporary structure or shelter, not including merchants offering goods and /or services for sale upon commercial premises permanently occupied by them.
(2) The act of offering goods and/or services for immediate sale, or for sale by sample, description, or otherwise for delivery at a future time, by going from door to door, or passing from house to house or for resale to manufacturers for use in their processes; also not including regular route delivery persons delivering goods and/or services.
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