00-0395R

RESOLUTION APPROVING THE TEMPORARY EXPANSION OF THE ON SALE INTOXICATING LIQUOR LICENSE OF LEMON'S REEF, INC. (REEF BAR), 2002 LONDON ROAD.

BY COUNCILOR EDWARDS:

BE IT RESOLVED, that the city council of the city of Duluth hereby approves the temporary expansion of the designated serving area of the following on sale intoxicating liquor license, subject to departmental approvals, with any specific restrictions:

Lemon's Reef, Inc. (Reef Bar), 2002 London Road, for June 17, 2000, with the music and serving ceasing at 11:00 p.m.

Alcohol, Gambling, and Tobacco Commission Discussion of 5/24/00:  Mark Glad was present on behalf of the application.  He explained that this application is in conjunction with Grandma's Marathon, and during the past few years they have set up a bar outside in their parking lot during the day.  Mr. Glad continued saying that they hire off duty police officers to work the event and that they erect snow fencing to keep the area contained.  The board reviewed that outside expansions are allowed only until 11:00 pm.  To the board's inquiry, the clerk replied that Officer Christensen had stated that he has approved this application as there have been no problems in the past.  There being no further discussion, Mr. McKinnon moved that THE APPLICATION OF LEMON'S REEF, INC. (REEF BAR), 2002 LONDON ROAD, FOR TEMPORARY EXPANSION OF THE LICENSED PREMISES OF THEIR ON SALE INTOXICATING LIQUOR LICENSE FOR JUNE 17, 2000, BE APPROVED, AND THE SAME BE RECOMMENDED TO THE CITY COUNCIL FOR APPROVAL.  Mr. Willman seconded the motion, and it was unanimously approved.