(A)   Each license shall be issued only to the applicant for the premises described in the application.
   (B)   Not more than 1 license shall be directly or indirectly issued within the city to any 1 person.
   (C)   No license shall be granted or renewed for operation on any premises on which taxes, assessments, utility charges, service charges, or other financial claims of the city are delinquent and unpaid.
   (D)   No license shall be issued for any place or any business ineligible for a license under state law.
   (E)   No license shall be issued to any person who is not a resident of the state. If the applicant is a corporation, all of the shareholders shall be residents of the state. The provisions of this division (E) shall not apply to any license existing on the effective date of this chapter or to the renewal of an existing license.