The city, village, or county clerk shall cause to be published in a legal newspaper in or of general circulation in such city, village, or county, one time between January 10 and January 30 of each year, individual notice of the right of automatic renewal of each retail liquor and beer license and each bottle club license, except that notice of the right of automatic renewal of Class C licenses shall be published between the dates of July 10 and July 30 of each year within such city, village, or county, in substantially the following form:
NOTICE OF RENEWAL OF RETAIL LIQUOR OR BOTTLE CLUB LICENSE
Notice is hereby given pursuant to section 53-135.01 that a liquor license [or bottle club license] may be automatically renewed for one year from May 1, 20...., or November 1, 20...., for the following retail liquor [or bottle club] licensee:
(Name of Licensee) (Address of licensed premises)
Notice is hereby given that written protests to the issuance of automatic renewal of license may be filed by any resident of the city (village or county) on or before February 10, 20...., or August 10, 20...., in the office of the city (village or county) clerk and that in the event protests are filed by three or more such persons, hearing will be had to determine whether continuation of the license should be allowed.
City (village or county) Clerk
Upon the conclusion of any hearing required by this section, the local governing body may request a licensee to submit an application as provided in section 53-135.