Ban on new bars issue not dead
pointed message to council members who voted against a moratorium due to business concerns but disregarded those convictions when a smoking ban was on the table earlier in the year.
This prompted Councilman John Brady, who voted against a moratorium and for the smoking ban, to ask Laven not to dissect council votes in public. Laven responded that the time marked for comments on miscellaneous issues on the work session agenda amounted to an acceptable venue for the topic.
"It'd be a stupid investment to open a bar before the smoking ban," said Frederick, who voted Nike Air Max 2015 Blue Red
Laven voted for the bar moratorium, which was rejected on a 3 3 vote on Oct. 10.
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Brady said that studies on the effects of bars could go on even as new bars are allowed to open. The moratorium was initially sought by Hentges, who said the city needed time to monitor police calls, security measures and other issues relating to bars.
"I wanted the council to realize Nike Air Max 2015 Prices that we need to change how we grant liquor licenses," Laven said, adding that stricter criteria were needed for bars than for restaurants.
against the moratorium and cast the lone dissenting vote against a smoking ban, which takes effect July 1, 2006.
Councilman Mike Laven resurrected discussion on bar regulation during a Monday night Mankato City Council meeting, saying he was "disappointed" with the council's vote against a moratorium.
He also said it would be "interesting" to see if bar owners would lose their liquor licenses if they violated a new density standard that could enacted as law at a future meeting. He stopped short of endorsing this view, though, saying he "wants to come to a consensus."
But City Manager Pat Hentges said two people have come forward with desires to open a bar, despite the impending smoking ban.
between bars and restaurants during liquor license discussions.
Laven said he brought up the issue to further the discussion. "I'm interested in how the process can go on," he said.
He said there was "some merit" to the opinion that bars ought to finance, directly or otherwise, additional police officers due to the security concerns connected with bars.
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Councilman Joe Frederick suggested that the discussion of allowing new bars was a moot point.
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