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File #: 18-0874    Version: 1 Name: 6/18/18 Temporary Outdoor Sales, Sevice & Consumption of Alcoholic Beverages - 2018 Art Fair
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 6/18/2018 In control: City Council
On agenda: 6/18/2018 Final action: 6/18/2018
Enactment date: 6/18/2018 Enactment #: R-18-225
Title: Resolution to Approve Temporary Outdoor Sales, Service and Consumption of Alcoholic Beverages during the 2018 Ann Arbor Art Fair


Resolution to Approve Temporary Outdoor Sales, Service and Consumption of Alcoholic Beverages during the 2018 Ann Arbor Art Fair


The attached resolution would recommend approval of temporary outdoor service of alcoholic beverages during the Ann Arbor Art Fair for the businesses listed.


In accordance with the Administrative Rules of the Michigan Liquor Control Commission, temporary outdoor service by an on-premises licensee requires approval of the local police and MLCC. In addition, if the temporary outdoor service area is located on property owned or under the control of the City, MLCC requires evidence of approval from the local governing body prior to approval by the MLCC.


All of the licensed establishments listed are approved by the Ann Arbor Police Services and recommended for approval by Council. 


The approved recommendations will be forwarded to the Michigan Liquor Control Commission by the City Clerk for review and final approval.


Prepared by:   Anissa R. Bowden, Administrative Assistant and Lt. Renee Bush, Ann Arbor Police Department

Reviewed by:  Jacqueline Beaudry, City Clerk and Kristen Larcom, Assistant City Attorney

Approved by:  Howard S. Lazarus, City Administrator


Whereas, The Michigan Liquor Control Commission (MLCC) requires evidence of approval of City Council for occupation of any City owned or controlled property by an on-premises licensee as part of its application for temporary outdoor service;


Whereas, Applications have or will be submitted to the MLCC for temporary outdoor service during Art Fair by current on-premises liquor license holders;


Whereas, Each liquor licensed establishment applying for temporary outdoor service has been reviewed and approved by Ann Arbor Police Services; and


Whereas, The Sponsoring Associations of the Art Fair support approval of temporary outdoor service for their licensed members;


RESOLVED, That the request of the following liquor licensed establishments for temporary authorization for outdoor sales, service and consumption of alcoholic beverages during the 2018 Ann Arbor Art Fair to be held July 18-22, 2018, be approved within the defined areas filed with the Ann Arbor Police Services:




State Street:

Red Hawk Bar & Grill - 316 S. State St.

SRA 2 LLC, dba Sava’s - 216 S. State St.

Ashley’s Restaurants Ltd. - 338 S. State


Church St.:

                     Pizza House - 618 Church


E. William St.:

                     Original Cottage Inn - 512 E. William St.

                     Molfetta Inc., dba NYPD - 605 E. William St.


E. Liberty St.:

                     Knight’s Liberty Maynard, Inc. - 600 E. Liberty St.


E. Liberty St.:

                     Takashi Concepts LLC, dba Slurping Turtle - 608 E. Liberty St.


RESOLVED, That the City Clerk be authorized to provide a certified copy of this Resolution to the above applicants and MLCC as evidence of City authorization of occupancy of City owned or controlled property for the purpose stated in their Application for Temporary Authorization.