Date Friday, October 30, 2020 (ANKENY) – The Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division (ABD) announced today that it has filed a hearing complaint on a Johnson County business for violations of Governor Reynolds’ emergency public health disaster proclamation. A hearing complaint has been filed on the following establishment: Players in Iowa City On or about October 24, the licensee failed to comply with the Governor’s October 16 Proclamation of Disaster Emergency by: failing to ensure at least six feet of physical distance between each group or individual dining or drinking alone; failing to limit patrons from congregating together closer than six feet; failing to ensure that all patrons were seated at a table, booth or bar while consuming their beverages; and/or failing to implement reasonable measures for increased hygiene practices. The hearing complaint can be viewed here. The licensee faces a civil penalty for their violations and has the right to a hearing. ABD continues to actively enforce compliance with Governor Reynolds' emergency public health disaster proclamation. Any licensed establishment in violation of the governor’s proclamation will be held accountable and risk a fine, suspension or revocation of its license.