5.48.040 – Insurance requirements

Prior to a license being issued to operate a carnival the applicant shall submit to the city of St. Charles a certificate of public liability insurance showing as named insureds the owner(s) of the carnival as well as those persons owning each ride, amusement, entertainment, performance or exhibition which collectively make up the carnival, and further naming the city of St. Charles as an additional insured.  Such insurance shall cover bodily injury, death and property damage, insuring against liability that may arise from the operation or maintenance of said carnival or any part thereof.  The amount of such insurance shall be not less than $2,000,000, except that the amount shall not be less than $1,000,000 in the case of an owner of five or less amusement rides or amusement attractions as defined in the Illinois Carnival and Amusement Rides Safety Act, and in the case of an owner of any other amusements, entertainments, performances, exhibitions, rides or attractions not subject to the Illinois Carnival and Amusement Rides Safety Act.

(1998-M-42: § 1; 1987-M-36: § 1)