Kim Reynolds, Governor
Adam Gregg, Lt. Governor
Stephen Larson, Administrator

Hearing Complaint Filed for Violations of Governor’s Proclamation

Date: 
Friday, October 30, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, October 30, 2020
CONTACT: Jake Holmes, (515) 725-2041, holmes@iowaabd.com

(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.

Printed from the website on November 25, 2020 at 1:30pm.