This Chap­ter shall be lib­er­al­ly con­strued, to the end that the health, safe­ty and wel­fare of the Peo­ple of the Coun­ty of Union Coun­ty, Illi­nois shall be pro­tect­ed and tem­per­ance in the con­sump­tion of alco­holic liquors shall be fos­tered and pro­mot­ed.