PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an Ordinance titled:
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an Ordinance titled:
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 0510-1 AND ARTICLE B, SECT. 10-2013(A) OF THE MUNICIPAL CODE OF THE CITY OF GRAMBLING, LOUISIANA, TO ESTABLISH REGULAR HOURS OF OPERATION OF BOTTLE/BYOB CLUBS.
WHEREAS, the proposed ordinance must be introduced by its title; and
WHEREAS, a public hearing must be held prior to its adoption; and
WHERAS, the title of the proposed ordinance must be published in the official journal and the notice shall provide for the time and place where the Board will consider its adoption; and
WHEREAS, the Board of Aldermen in the City of Grambling finds that it is in the interest of the general health, safety and welfare that the hours of operation of Bottle/BYOB in the City of Grambling be amended;
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED that Ordinance No. 0510-1 and Article B, Sect. 10-2013(a) of the Municipal Code of the City of Grambling be and is hereby amended by the Board of Aldermen to provide for the following:
BE IT ORDAINED that Article B, Sect. 10-2013(a) of the Municipal Code of the City of Grambling is hereby amended to read as follows:
(a) Except as provided by law, it shall be unlawful for any person to sell, offer for sale, give away alcoholic beverages, or allow patrons to consume alcoholic beverages upon the premises of a Bottle/BYOB Club as defined by this chapter, between the hours of 1:00 a.m., Saturday, and 6:00 a.m. Monday, and 12:00 midnight of any weekday, to 6:00 a.m. the following morning.
All places of business that normally serve alcohol and/or allow the consumption of alcohol have a valid city occupational license may be open and allow the consumption of alcohol on Sundays between the hours of 1:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. was introduced by Council member Roy Jackson on August 4, 2011. A public Hearing will be held on the Ordinance and the Ordinance will be considered for adoption at the regular meeting of the Mayor and Council to be held at 6:00 p.m. on September 1, 2011, Public Hearing will be held Thursday, September 1, 2011, at 5:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers/Courtroom, City Hall, 2045 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Grambling, Louisiana. Accommodations will be made for the hearing impaired and non-English speaking individuals provided that notice is received by the City no later than noon on Wednesday, August 31, 2011. Requests for accommodations should be made to Mayor Edward R. Jones, Grambling, Louisiana. (318-247-6120)
Edward R. Jones, Mayor
Pamela Stringfellow, Clerk
2td: August 21 and 29, 2011