Local residents and patrons visiting the City of Calhoun will now be able to lift a glass on Sundays starting Tuesday, May 1 when the new drafted ordinance goes into effect.
Mayor Palmer opened the final public hearing to amend the alcoholic beverage ordinance that will allow the sale of alcoholic beverages by the package and for consumption on the premises on Sundays.
In the ordinance it states that Sunday alcohol sales by the package and by the drink will be between the hours of 12:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. The effective date is Tuesday, May 1, 2012. The governing body approved the ordinance.
For information on the new alcohol ordinance, visit www.cityofcalhoun-ga.com or call City Hall at 706-629-0151.