ORDINANCE NO. 2022-27
“AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 3-6-6
OF THE VILLAGE OF WORTH MUNICIPAL CODE TO
MODIFY THE NUMBER OF CLASS A-1 TAVERN LIQUOR LICENSES”
 
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PASSED AND APPROVED BY THE
 
PRESIDENT AND BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE
 
VILLAGE OF WORTH
 
THIS 17 DAY OF MAY, 2022
 
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Published in pamphlet form by authority of the Village Board of the Village of Worth, Cook County, Illinois, this 17 day of May, 2022.
VILLAGE OF WORTH
COOK COUNTY, ILLINOIS
 
ORDINANCE NO. 2022-27
 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 3-6-6
OF THE VILLAGE OF WORTH MUNICIPAL CODE TO
MODIFY THE NUMBER OF CLASS A-1 TAVERN LIQUOR LICENSES
 
WHEREAS, the Village of Worth (“Village”) is an Illinois municipal corporation organized and operating under the Illinois Municipal Code (65 ILCS 5/1, et seq.) (“Code”); and
WHEREAS, the Liquor Control Act of 1934 (235 ILCS 5/1-1, et seq.) (“Act”) establishes a framework for regulating the retail sale of alcohol liquor throughout Illinois; and
WHEREAS, the Village is authorized by the Act (235 ILCS 5/4-1) and the Code (65 ILCS 5/11-42-10.1) to determine the number, kind, and classification of liquor licenses, and to generally regulate the retail sale of alcohol in the Village; and
WHEREAS, the Village’s liquor regulations are found in Title 3, Chapter 6, of the Village of Worth Municipal Code; and
WHEREAS, the Village previously established several license classifications, including the Class A-1 Tavern Liquor License designation; and
WHEREAS, the Village wishes to modify the number of Class A-1 Liquor Licenses available; and
WHEREAS, the Village President and Board of Trustees find that amending the Worth Municipal Code in accordance with this Ordinance will promote the public health, safety, and welfare;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the President and Board of Trustees of the Village of Worth, Cook County, Illinois, as follows:
Section 1. RECITALS. The foregoing recitals are incorporated as though fully set forth herein.
Section 2. SECTION AMENDED. The following changes are hereby made to Section 3-6-6(B) of the Worth Municipal Code (additions underlined and deletions struck through):
3-6-6: LICENSE CLASSIFICATIONS, FEES, NUMBER ISSUED:
 
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B.    Number Of Licenses Issued: The total number of licenses available for the various classes of licenses shall not exceed the number set forth below:
 
License Class
Maximum
Class A-1
 5 6  
Class B-1
4
Class B-2
5
Class C
1
Class D-1
0
Class D-2
0
Class E
3
Class F
0
Class G
1
Class H
5
Class I
0
Class J
2
 
Section 3. SUPERSEDER. In the event a conflict exists between the terms of this Ordinance and any other Village ordinance or resolution, the terms of this Ordinance shall govern.
   Section 4. EFFECTIVE DATE. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage and publication in pamphlet form, in accordance with law, and the provisions of the Worth Municipal Code amended herein shall be reprinted with the changes.
 
[Signature page follows]
 
Passed by the Village Board this 17 day of May, 2022, by roll call vote as follows:
AYES:    Ryan, Kats, Muersch Jr., Urban, Dziedzic, and Packwood (6)   
NAYS: (0)   
ABSENT: (0)
ABSTAIN: (0)
Approved by the Village President on May 17, 2022.
 
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Mary Werner, Village President
 
ATTEST:
                              
 
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Bonnie Price, Village Clerk