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Gov. Wolf wants to waive liquor license fees

The Governor is working with the state Liquor Control Board to waive liquor licensing fees for restaurants, bars, clubs, and hotels through 2021.

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Governor Wolf proposed a plan to help struggling bars and restaurants amid the pandemic.

The Governor is working with the state Liquor Control Board to waive liquor licensing fees for restaurants, bars, clubs, and hotels through 2021.

He says this would result in $20 million in relief for 16,000 businesses.

If adopted by the state Liquor Control Board, the changes would take effect on January 1.