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Alcohol Ordinance Updates
Alcohol Ordinance Updates

The City of Savannah is undertaking minor revisions to the Alcohol Beverage Ordinance.  Portions of the ordinance currently under review include: 

  • Continue to require server permits (Bar Cards) and revise process

        Sec. 6-1209, License Conditions and Restrictions

  • Address issues with Sunday sales

        Sec. 6-1204. Definitions; General Provisions

        Sec. 6-1211.  Hours of Operation; Sunday Sales

  • Clarify language with underage drinking when kitchen closes

        Sec. 6-1219.  Persons Under the age of 21 

  • Incorporate additional language for temporary event

  If you have any questions or would like to provide feedback on any portions of the Alcohol Beverage Ordinance, please contact the City at (912) 525-1500 or email .

Meeting Schedule

The City will host a series of public meetings to obtain feedback on the existing Alcohol Beverage Ordinance. Two meeting times are available each day to allow for maximum participation.  The same material will be presented at each of these sessions.  

Review Alcohol License Ordinance and Discuss Revisions

Wednesday, August 23, 2:00PM and 6:00PM

Savannah Civic Center, 301 W. Oglethorpe Avenue, Mason Room

Click Here to view the August 23rd meetings presentation.

Click Here to view the August 23rd meetings notes.

Present Proposed Revisions to the Alcohol License Ordinance

Wednesday, September 6, 2:00PM and 6:00PM

Coastal Georgia Center, 305 Fahm Street

Click Here to view the September 6th meetings presentation.

Click Here to view the September 6th meetings notes.