[Adopted as Title 11, Ch. 4, of the 1998 Village Code of Ordinances]
Alcoholic beverages in public areas.
Regulations. It shall be unlawful for any person to sell, serve or give away, or offer to sell, serve or give away, any alcoholic beverage upon any public street, sidewalk, alley, public parking lot, highway, or drives or other public area within the following described territory in the Village of Clyman or on private property without the owner's consent, except at licensed premises. It shall be unlawful for any person to consume or have in his/her possession any open container containing alcohol beverage upon any public street, public sidewalk, public way, public alley or public parking lot within the Village of Clyman.
Private property held out for public use. It shall be unlawful for any person to consume any alcohol beverages upon any private property held open for public use within the Village unless the property is specifically named as being part of a licensed premises.
The provisions of this section may be waived by the Village Board for duly authorized events.
This section shall not apply to any organization which has been issued a temporary fermented malt beverage and/or temporary wine license for a designated area pursuant to this Code, provided that the provisions of this article and Articles I and II of this chapter, are fully complied with.
Definitions. As used in this article, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE
- Includes all ardent, spirituous, distilled or vinous liquors, liquids or compounds, whether medicated, proprietary, patented, or not, and by whatever name called, as well as all liquors and liquids made by the alcoholic fermentation of an infusion in potable water of barley malt and hops, with or without unmalted grains or decorticated or degerminated grains or sugar, which contain 1/2 of 1% or more of alcohol by volume and which are fit for use for beverage purposes.
- PUBLIC AREA
- Any location within the Village which is open to access to persons not requiring specific permission of the owner to be at such location, including all parking lots serving commercial establishments.
Editor's Note: Original § 11-4-2 of the 1998 Code of Ordinances, Sale to underage or intoxicated persons restricted; § 11-4-3, Underage persons' presence in places of sale; penalty; § 11-4-4, Underage persons; prohibitions; penalties; § 11-4-5, Defense of sellers; § 11-4-6, Persons who have attained the legal drinking age; false or altered identification cards; § 11-4-7, Possession of alcohol beverages on school grounds prohibited; § 11-4-8, Adult permitting or encouraging underage violation; and § 11-4-9, Solicitation of drinks prohibited, which previously followed this section, were repealed at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. II).