Lake City to permanently ban internet cafes

Published: Dec. 6, 2021 at 11:49 PM EST
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LAKE CITY, Fla. (WCJB) - Lake City will permanently ban internet cafes after hearing a recommendation from interim police chief Gerald Butler, city council members voted unanimously to ban the businesses.

This finalizes a temporary moratorium on Internet cafes, which city leaders called dangerous, illegal, and prone to crime.

City leaders also learned during the meeting that a final report on the structural durability of the memorial stadium will be delayed until later this week.

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