Five West Fargo businesses fail alcohol compliance checks

Image by Michal Jarmoluk from Pixabay
Image by Michal Jarmoluk from Pixabay

(West Fargo, ND) -- Alcohol compliance checks were performed in West Fargo on Wednesday, June 5, 2024.  In total, 24 businesses were checked and 19 passed, resulting in a 79% compliance rate.

The following businesses failed: Bernie’s Wine and Liquors, second failure in one year; Maxwell’s, first failure in one year; Top Shelf Tavern, first failure in one year; Barcode Bar and Grill, first failure in one year; The Zone Bar, first failure in one year.

In West Fargo, a first violation subjects the licensee to a written warning and a 12-month probationary period. A second violation within the probationary period subjects the licensee to a $250 administrative fine.