01-0025R

RESOLUTION MEMORIALIZING THE DULUTH DELEGATION TO THE STATE LEGISLATURE TO SECURE PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION ALLOWING ON SALE INTOXICATING LIQUOR ESTABLISHMENTS IN DULUTH TO SELL LIQUOR UNTIL 2:00 A.M.

BY COUNCILOR STEWART:

        RESOLVED, that the Duluth City Council hereby memorializes the Duluth delegation to the state legislature to secure passage of special legislation authorizing on sale intoxicating liquor establishments located in Duluth to make sales of intoxicating liquor until 2:00 a.m., said legislation to be substantially in the form of the bill on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ________________.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:   This resolution requests that the Duluth delegation secure passage of special legislation authorizing liquor establishments in Duluth to sell intoxicating liquor until 2:00 a.m.  The intent of the legislation is to help establish economic parity between bars in Duluth and those in Superior, Wisconsin, and to help eliminate late night drinking traffic to Wisconsin where bars are presently open an hour later.