§ 8-209  PERMIT REQUIRED FOR ENGAGING IN THE BEER BUSINESS; TERM OF PERMIT.
   (A)   (1)   No person shall engage in the storing, selling, distributing or manufacturing of beer or other beverages of like alcoholic content within the corporate limits of the city until he or she shall receive a permit to do so from the Beer Board of the city. The permit shall, at all times, be subject to all of the limitations and restriction herein provided.
      (2)   Also, the applicant shall certify that he or she has read and is familiar with the provisions of this chapter.
   (B)   No permit shall be issued for a longer period than one year, but the Board may issue a permit for a shorter period if, in its discretion, it deems proper. In no event shall a permit be issued without its approval by a majority of the Beer Board.
   (C)   All permits in existence on 1-1-1992 shall expire on the next anniversary date of their issuance.
   (D)   Each new applicant for a permit to sell beer within the city limits shall be required to pay an application fee of $250 to the Recorder. No portion of this fee shall be refunded to the applicant whether the application is approved or denied.
(2011 Code, § 8-209)