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A person who operates or causes to be operated an adult cabaret, shall comply with the following requirements:
(A) Upon application for a sexually-oriented business license, the application shall be accompanied by a diagram of the premises showing a plan thereof specifying the location of 1 or more manager's stations and the location of all overhead lighting fixtures (indicating the type of illumination intensity of each such fixture) and designating any portion of the premises in which patrons will not be permitted. A manager's station may not exceed 30 square feet of floor area. The diagram shall also designate the place at which the license will be conspicuously posted, if granted. A professionally prepared diagram in the nature of an engineer's or architect's blueprint shall not be required; however, each diagram should be oriented to the north or to some designated street or object and should be drawn to a designated scale or with marked dimensions sufficient to show the various internal dimensions of all areas of the interior of the premises.
(B) The application shall be sworn to be true and correct by the applicant.
(C) No alteration in the configuration or location of a manager's station may be made without the prior approval of the Zoning Administrator.
(D) It is the duty of the owners and operator of the premises to ensure that at least 1 employee is on duty and situated in each manager's station at all times that any patron is present inside the premises.
(E) The interior of the premises shall be configured in such a manner that there is an unobstructed view from a manager's station of every area of the premises to which any patron is permitted access for any purpose excluding restrooms. Restrooms may not contain video reproduction equipment. If the premises has 2 or more manager's stations designated, then the interior of the premises shall be configured in such a manner that there is an unobstructed view of each area of the premises to which any patron is permitted access for any purpose from at least 1 of the manager's stations. The view required in this division must be by direct line of sight from the manager's station.
(F) It shall be the duty of the owners and operator, and it shall also be the duty of any agents and employees present in the premises to ensure that the view area specified in division (E) remains unobstructed by any doors, walls, merchandise, display racks or other materials at all times and to ensure that no patron is permitted access to any area of the premises which has been designated as an area in which patrons will not be permitted in the application filed pursuant to division (A) of this section.
(G) The premises shall be equipped with overhead lighting fixtures of sufficient intensity to illuminate every place to which patrons are permitted access at an illumination of not less than 5 foot-candles as measured at the floor level.
(H) It shall be the duty of the owners and operator and it shall also be the duty of any agents and employees present in the premises to ensure that the illumination described above is maintained at all times that any patron is present in the premises.
(I) The premises shall contain a dressing room for performers with direct access between the dressing area and the performance area or stage so that the performer may enter the performance area or stage without entering the area from which patrons will view the performance. The dressing area for performers must be separate and not freely accessible from areas of the business accessible to patrons, and the dressing area must contain hot and cold running water and toilet facilities.
(J) There shall be no physical contact between any performer and any other performer or between any performer and any owner, independent contractor, employee, patron or other person during or for at least 15 minutes following such performance. Physical contact includes, but is not limited to, any contact in which any part of the body or clothing of 1 person touches any part of the body or clothing of the other person or if a person causes anything under that persons direct control to touch any part of the body or clothing of another person.
(K) The premises shall meet all barrier free requirements and building code requirements imposed by the village or County Building and Inspections Department.
(L) Licensee shall provide sufficient fences or barriers or shall so patrol the boundaries of his or her business premises as to efficiently prevent his or her patrons from directly trespassing on neighboring premises.
(Ord. 6 08-05, passed 8-1-2005) Penalty, see § 152.999