Supervisors to Repeal Old Law Forbidding Arcade Games Where Alcohol is Served

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According to Anderson’s office, the original ordinance took effect several decades ago, but the exact year was unknown. Anderson said he was glad his board colleagues “recognize the importance of removing barriers that put businesses in the unincorporated area at a disadvantage.”

“I’m grateful to Vice Chair Vargas for partnering with me on this board letter,” he said.

Anderson said he was motivated to act on the issue after receiving a letter from Gian Paolo Croce, who operates a restaurant in Alpine. According to Anderson’s office said Croce and his family took over the Mediterraneo Bistro restaurant 11 years ago — an eatery with a 25-year history in the community.