HILLVIEW - The sale of alcohol in approved establishments has moved a step closer to reality in one Bullitt County municipality.
The Hillview City Council listened to the first reading of an ordinance allowing the sale of alcoholic beverages on Sundays.
The ordinance appears ready for a vote at the Monday, Jan. 18, meeting.
Under the ordinance, establishments must have at least 70 percent of their gross annual sales from food purchases and must be able to seat 100 people.
Liquor could be sold from 1 p.m. on Sunday until 2 a.m. on Monday.