GURNEE, IL - March 30, 2009 -
To kickoff April as Alcohol Awareness Month, over a thousand community volunteers will visit
liquor establishments throughout the state of Illinois on Sticker Shock Day (April 2, 2009), including businesses
in Gurnee. "Project Sticker Shock" is sponsored by the Illinois Liquor Control Commission's “Don't Be
Our local volunteers are teenagers, law enforcement personnel, Mayor Kovarik, and other
community leaders, who will post stickers, window decals, posters, and signs to remind adults that it is illegal
to provide alcohol to minors and for minors to use a fake ID.
Teenagers and adult chaperones—composed mainly of local law enforcement and local
elected officials— will visit liquor establishments during the Sticker Shock Day statewide event.
WHEN: Thursday, April 2, 2009, beginning at 1:00 PM; Gurnee Police
WHERE: After a briefing, volunteers will proceed to Cardinal Liquors and
Dino’s Liquors in Gurnee to post these materials
Anyone with questions about this event may contact the Gurnee Police Department’s
crime prevention office at 847-599-7080. For more information on this public awareness program, please visit