Evanston bars are AOK on alcohol compliance

The Evanston Police Department reported that it conducted an alcohol compliance check last week with 11 bars and taverns in Evanston and found all of them in compliance.

The checks, made Thursday on a random basis by the department’s Juvenile Bureau, involved 11 businesses registered and licensed to sell alcohol within the city.

In a news release Monday, the EPD declared that all 11 “were compliant, in that they requested identification, verified the ages of the minors, and refused to sell alcohol to the under aged minors.”

Charles Bartling

Charles Bartling

A resident of Evanston since 1975, Chuck Bartling holds a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University and has extensive experience as a reporter and editor for daily newspapers, radio stations and business-oriented magazines.

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