Boyd County voters to vote on packaged alcohol sales

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CATLETTSBURG, Ky. (AP) – Voters in Boyd County will get to decide whether to allow sales of packaged alcohol in gas stations, convenience stores and other businesses.

The Independent ( ) reports a special election will be held in the county on Aug. 23. A petition for the election was verified Tuesday.

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Since 2007, alcohol has been available in Boyd County restaurants that seat more than 100 people and earn at least 70 percent of their income from food sales.


Information from: The Independent,


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