01-0141R

RESOLUTION APPROVING THE TRANSFER OF THE ON SALE INTOXICATING LIQUOR LICENSE, ON SALE SUNDAY LICENSE AND DANCING LICENSE FROM MODERN HOTEL, INC. (TOM'S JUNKYARD), 2023 WEST SUPERIOR STREET, TO COUGHLIN TARVAS, INC. (BEDROCK BAR), 2023 WEST SUPERIOR STREET.

BY PRESIDENT EDWARDS:

        BE IT RESOLVED, that the city council of the city of Duluth approves the transfer of the following on sale intoxicating liquor license, on sale Sunday license and dancing license, for the period ending August 31, 2001, subject to departmental approvals and the payment of sales and property taxes:

                Coughlin Tarvas, Inc. (Bedrock Bar), 2023 West Superior Street, with Ray Tarvas, 50 percent stockholder, and Patricia Coughlin Tarvas, 50 percent stockholder, transferred from Modern Hotel, Inc. (Tom's Junkyard), same address.


Alcohol, gambling and tobacco commission discussion of 2/13/2001:  Ray and Patricia Tarvas were present on behalf of the application. Mr. Tarvas stated that they are requesting a transfer of the liquor license and hope to start operating the business by March 1. To questioning from the board, Mr. Tarvas replied that he has had some experience as a bartender, and that the current owner will be working with them the first week to help them become familiar with the procedures at the bar. To further questioning from the board, Mr. Tarvas replied that he and the current owner have met with the fire marshall and had a plan approved to bring the building up to fire code. Mr. Tarvas replied to further questioning that they will have pizzas and deep fried foods available for food at the bar to qualify for a Sunday license. He also stated that he has received a copy of the beverage code and will be in contact with Officer Christensen when he delivers to liquor license to the bar. There being no further discussion, Mr. McKinnon moved that THE APPLICATION OF COUGHLIN TARVAS, INC. (BEDROCK BAR), 2023 WEST SUPERIOR STREET, FOR TRANSFER OF THE ON SALE INTOXICATING LIQUOR LICENSE, ON SALE SUNDAY LICENSE, AND DANCING LICENSE FROM MODERN HOTEL, INC. (TOM'S JUNKYARD), SAME ADDRESS, WITH RAY TARVAS, 50% STOCKHOLDER, AND PATRICIA COUGHLIN TARVAS, 50% STOCKHOLDER, BE APPROVED, AND THE SAME BE RECOMMENDED TO THE CITY COUNCIL FOR APPROVAL. Mr. Carlson seconded the motion, and it was unanimously approved.