Under State Code O.C.G.A. § 50-27-86, the City of Savannah is permitted to adopt an ordinance to regulate bona fide coin operated amusement machines or Class B machines. Savannah City Council approved an ordinance on June 20, 2019 to assist in regulating this industry.
The ordinance addresses the following items:
In July, City staff will host drop-in sessions for impacted parties to explain the new ordinance and answer any questions about the new regulation. Full implementation and enforcement of the ordinance is expected to begin by October 1, 2019.