The alcohol committee develops initiatives to help youth lead healthy lifestyles and prevent underage drinking in the community. Recent efforts by the alcohol committee include:
Partnership with local Evanston businesses and the Illinois Liquor Control Commission’s YOUR ACTIONS MATTER! Alcohol Awareness campaign.
Introducing B.A.S.S.E.T. (Beverage Alcohol Seller and Server Education Training) to the City of Evanston retailers and instituting a mandatory training in B.A.S.S.E.T. for all alcohol retailers. In 2014, 92% of businesses passed alcohol compliance checks.
Training Evanston Township High School athletic coaches on signs of teen alcohol use and how to report use.
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