Cart Ordinances

Sparks, NV

Sparks, NV
Chapter 7.42 SHOPPING CARTS


Section 7.42.020 Mandatory retrieval.
A. Except as provided in B of this section, all business utilizing shopping carts and having more than twenty-five (25) shopping carts on-site shall maintain a system to retrieve their shopping carts. The business shall provide signage in a conspicuous location notifying shopping cart users of the retrieval system in place and how said system operates.
B. In lieu of retrieving shopping carts, all businesses utilizing shopping carts and having more than twenty-five (25) shopping carts on-site may pay a fee, at the time of business license renewal calculated according to the following fee schedule:
1. Five (5) or fewer shopping carts retrieved per calendar month - no fee;
2. Between six (6) and ten (10) shopping carts retrieved per calendar month - $7.00 per cart;
3. Eleven (11) or more shopping carts retrieved per calendar month - $15.00 per cart.
C. In the event a business utilizing shopping carts and having more than twenty-five (25) shopping carts on-site fails to retrieve its shopping carts, the City shall retrieve said shopping carts and return them to the business. The City shall document its retrieval efforts in this regard and provide written notice to the retailer of its efforts, at minimum, in May and November of each year. The City's documentation of more than five (5) abandoned shopping carts per calendar month is prima facie evidence of a business’s failure to maintain an effective retrieval program which may only be overcome by the payment of shopping cart retrieval fees at the time of business license renewal, these fees are set forth in B of this section.

‹ Back to all Ordinances

Cart
Retention

Pushout
Prevention

Cart
Management

Cart-Based
Data Analytics

Would you like to learn more about Gatekeeper Systems?

Click Here to learn more