The City of Sturgis has an ordinance (Title 37 Transit
) that requires taxis and other transit services to be licensed if they pick up or drop off a fare anywhere within the City limits.
This ordinance includes but is not limited to cars/trucks/limos/busses/pedicabs and trollies.
Permanent businesses with a current Sturgis Business License*.
Businesses who include transit services as part of their hotel/motel or campground registration fees.
The licensing process is handled by the Sturgis Finance Office. A current license must be affixed to your vehicle if you are operating within the City limits. Please contact the Finance Office if you have questions regarding the Transit Ordinance. 605-347-4422
* If you do not have a permanent Sturgis Business License and you want
to operate during the Rally, a Temporary Vending Permit is required in
addition to your Taxi License.