Maywood Lifts Moratorium On Class M Liquor Licenses For Gaming Bistros

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

During a regular meeting on Aug. 21, the Maywood Board of Trustees voted 6-1 to lift a moratorium on Class M liquor licenses, which are given exclusively to video gaming establishments. Maywood Trustee Isiah Brandon was the lone dissenting vote. The measure opens up the possibility of more video gaming establishments coming to Maywood.

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Maywood Board Split Over Lifting Ban On Gaming Bistros For Local Business

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

During a July 17 regular meeting, the Maywood Board of Trustees voted 3-3 on a motion to lift the moratorium on Class M liquor licenses, which are specific to gaming bistros. The motion also called for the board to recommend issuing a Class M license to a business owner who wants to open what would be the village’s second gaming bistro.

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Businessman Asks Maywood To Lift Ban On Gaming Bistros So He Can Open One

Thursday, April 5, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The Maywood strip mall where Ramzey Fakhouri wants to open a vide gaming bistro. | Google Earth 

During the public comment period of an April 3 regular meeting, Ramzey Fakhouri stood before the Maywood Board of Trustees to plead his case for why board members should lift a ban on Class M liquor licenses they approved back in December 2016.

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