00-0356R

RESOLUTION APPROVING THE TRANSFER OF THE ON SALE INTOXICATING LIQUOR LICENSE, ON SALE SUNDAY LICENSE, AND ON SALE DANCING LICENSE OF DIAMOND'S M & W CORPORATION, (RED LION), 220 EAST SUPERIOR STREET, TO JM & JK, INC. (RED LION), SAME ADDRESS.

BY COUNCILOR EDWARDS:

BE IT RESOLVED, that the city council of the city of Duluth hereby approves the transfer of the on sale intoxicating liquor license, on sale Sunday license, and on sale dancing license for the period ending August 31, 2000, subject to departmental approvals and the payment of sales and property taxes:

JM & JK, Inc. (Red Lion Bar), 220 East Superior Street, with John Messina 95 percent stockholder, and Kellyjo Messina, five percent stockholder, transferred from Diamond's M & W Corp. (Red Lion), same address.

Alcohol, Gambling and Tobacco Commission Discussion of 5/9/00:  Kelly Messina was present on behalf of the application. Ms. Messina stated that they have changed the name of the corporation of the bar and she now has 5% of the stock. To the board's questioning, Ms. Messina replied that she has been working in this business withe her father for several years and is familiar with the rules and regulations of selling alcohol. Officer Christensen stated he has approved this application. There being no further discussion, Mr. Willman moved that the APPLICATION OF JM & JK, INC., (RED LION BAR), 220 EAST SUPERIOR STREET, FOR TRANSFER OF THE ON SALE INTOXICATING LIQUOR LICENSE AND ON SALE SUNDAY LICENSE FROM DIAMOND'S M & W CORP, (RED LION), SAME ADDRESS, FOR THE PERIOD ENDING AUGUST 31, 2000, WITH JOHN MESSINA 95% STOCKHOLDER, AND KELLY MESSINA, 5% STOCKHOLDER, BE APPROVED, AND THE SAME BE RECOMMENDED TO THE CITY COUNCIL FOR APPROVAL. Mr. Hendrickson seconded the motion, and it was unanimously approved.