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Watercraft for Hire Liquor Training Session (3/21/16)

Per Lake Minnetonka Conservation District (LMCD) Code Section 5.425, the Executive Director is required to conduct a training session for watercraft for hire applicants for new and renewal intoxicating liquor, wine, or non-intoxicating malt liquor licenses.  This meeting has been scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on Monday, March 21st.  Further details of this meeting are summarized below:

Location of Meeting: Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) Water Patrol Headquarters (4141 Shoreline Drive, Spring Park, MN 55384).

Who Needs to Attend: Owner, manager, or an authorized representative for each charter boat company that has submitted a new or renewal intoxicating liquor, wine, or non-intoxicating malt liquor license application for the 2016 boating season. Important Note: The LMCD will not issue any 2016 licenses to your company unless you or an authorized representative from your company attends this meeting.

Agencies in Attendance:  HCSO, LMCD, and Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry.

Topics to be Discussed (not limited to):

1)    State laws and local ordinances relating to the sale of alcohol and to the operation of charter boats;

2)    A discussion of rule changes for watercraft for hire;

3)    Scheduling of watercraft for hire inspection dates; and

4)    An opportunity for general dialogue (questions and answers) between the attendees and agencies.

Questions: Contact LMCD Executive Director Greg Nybeck at (952) 745-0789 or



Posted on: March 8th, 2016