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Split Vote on Increase of Liquor License in Hoopeston

  • by: WHPO Editor
  • on: October 03, 2013
  • city: Split Vote on Increase of Liquor License in Hoopeston

A request from Sunny Singh to have a hard liquor license at Hoopeston Marathon was defeated after the city council split on whether to increase the number of liquor license available in the city.

It was 4-4 with Mayor Bill Crusinberry declining to break the tie.  He said, “I will not vote, that’s like rewriting the ordinance.