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Applications for such licenses shall be made to the Village President in writing, signed by the applicant, if an individual, or by a duly authorized agent thereof if a club or corporation, verified by oath or affidavit, and shall further contain the following information and statements:
(A) The name, age and address of the applicant in the case of an individual; in the case of a copartnership, the persons entitled to share in the profits thereof; and in the case of a corporation for profit, or a club, the date of incorporation, the objects for which it was organized, the name and addresses of the officers and directors, and if a majority in interest of the stock of the corporation is owned by one person or his or her nominees, the name and address of the person;
(B) The citizenship of the applicant, his or her place of birth and, if a naturalized citizen, the time and place of his or her naturalization;
(C) The character of business of the applicant; and in case of a corporation, the objects for which it was formed;
(D) The length of time that the applicant has been in business of that character, or in the case of a corporation, the date on which its charter was issued;
(E) The location and description of the premises or place of business, together with all entrances thereto, which is to be operated under the license;
(F) A statement whether the applicant has made similar application for a similar other license on premises other than described in this application, and the disposition of the application;
(G) A statement that the applicant has never been convicted of a felony and is not disqualified to receive a license by reason of any matter or thing contained in this subchapter, laws of this state or the ordinances of this village;
(H) Whether a previous license by any state or subdivision thereof, or by the federal government has been revoked and the reasons therefor; and
(I) A statement that the applicant will not violate any of the laws of the State of Illinois or of the United States, or any ordinance of the village in the conduct of his or her place of business.
(1983 Code, § 3-2A-3)
(J) A non-refundable application fee of $150 shall be tendered to the village upon a submission of a liquor license application. In addition, the applicant shall pay all other fees for background checks and the like at the time of application. The application fee shall be in the form of a certified check or money order only.
(Ord. 08-04, passed 4-7-2008)