Making an entertainment district in city restrictions in the downtown place was discussed at the Company Town Council July 6.
An ordinance to build an leisure district and established forth rules and laws governing the district was talked about and will be voted on at the meeting July 20.
Beneath the proposed ordinance, an location of one particular-50 percent mile by one particular-half mile downtown specified as an leisure district will be in outcome in the course of the hrs of 11 a.m. until finally midnight on Fridays and Saturdays and from 5 right up until 11 p.m. on other days of the 7 days, apart from Sunday. The leisure district designation will not be in outcome on Sundays.
An amusement district designation permits shoppers to just take an open container of liquor outdoors of an establishment, as long as the customer stays within the boundaries of the district. The ordinance prohibits a shopper from getting into a licensed premise with an open up or shut container of alcoholic drinks acquired somewhere else.
In addition, to depart a licensed premise inside the enjoyment district with an alcoholic beverage, the beverage is needed to be in a shatter-proof container.
In March of this 12 months the metropolis of Ozark recognized an leisure district in the location about the county courthouse downtown. The Headland City Council unanimously handed an ordinance in April of this year setting up an leisure district.
In other enterprise, the council voted to permit town staff members a “paid personalized day” to be employed concerning July and the conclude of December of this year to compensate for the truth that with the one particular-day detect from the federal authorities declaring Juneteenth a getaway, the town workers ended up not in a position to notice the holiday getaway this yr.
In unrelated small business, City Administrator Jonathan Tullos up to date the council on the status of the proposed beekeeping ordinance. At the second conference in July the proposed ordinance will be reviewed with plans to have the ordinance formally released at the very first assembly in August.