Council raises mayor’s salary, rejects Sunday alcohol sales referendum

Mike Emanuel, director of Restoration Springs, addresses the Fayette City Council during its Jan. 27 meeting.

The Fayette City Council, during its Jan. 27 meeting, voted three to three against an ordinance that would have allowed a referendum to permit Sunday alcohol sales within the city. Several citizens were in attendance at the meeting, with three citizens speaking in opposition to the proposed ordinance. Pastor Scott Davis from the Fayette First Baptist Church was the first citizen to speak in opposition to the ordinance. He said that this was the third time that he had spoken before the council opposing a measure that would allow alcohol sales or the expanded sale of alcohol within the city.

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