00-0646R

RESOLUTION ISSUING A TEMPORARY ON SALE NONINTOXICATING MALT LIQUOR LICENSE TO LAKESIDE LESTER PARK BUSINESS ASSOCIATION (LESTER RIVER FESTIVAL), LESTER PARK.

BY COUNCILOR EDWARDS:

BE IT RESOLVED, that the city council of the city of Duluth hereby issues the following temporary on sale nonintoxicating malt liquor licenses, subject to departmental approvals with any specific restrictions:

Lakeside Lester Park Business Association (Lester River Festival), Lester Park, for September 30, 2000, with Andy Peterson, manager.

Alcohol, gambling and tobacco commission discussion of 9/12/00:   Andy Peterson was present on behalf of the application. Mr. Peterson stated that this is the second annual festival at Lester Park, and they would like to be set up a beer garden and sell beer at the event.  To questioning from the board, Mr. Peterson replied that the hours for the one day event are from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and that their operation will be run the same as last year.  To questioning from Officer Christensen, Mr. Peterson replied that they will be having security in the beer garden, and that they will have having ID wrist bands identifying the person is over 21.  Officer Christensen stated that there were no problems last year and approved this application.  There being no further discussion, Mr. Levey moved that THE APPLICATION OF LAKESIDE/LESTER PARK BUSINESS ASSOCIATION, (LESTER RIVER FESTIVAL), LESTER PARK, FOR A TEMPORARY ON SALE NON INTOXICATING MALT LIQUOR LICENSE FOR SEPTEMBER 30, 2000, WITH ANDY PETERSON, MANAGER, BE APPROVED, AND THE SAME BE RECOMMENDED TO THE CITY COUNCIL FOR APPROVAL.  Mr. Carlson seconded the motion, and it was unanimously approved.