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City of Independence

Agenda Title:

  1. Council action is requested on the application received from Pier 88, LLC for a Restaurant Bar Intoxicating Liquor with Sunday Sales License for Pier 88 Boiling Seafood and Bar located at 11825 E. US 40 Hwy Suite D. 


This application meets the requirements of the City’s Alcoholic Beverage Code.

Executive Summary:

The applicant is requesting Council approval to sell intoxicating liquor by the drink for consumption on premises seven days a week at the Pier 88 Boiling Seafood and Bar located at 11825 E. US 40 Hwy Suite D.  The applicant has submitted a signed affidavit indicating that this location will have alcohol sales that meet the City’s Alcoholic Beverage Code.


Pier 88, LLC intends to open a new establishment called Pier 88 Boiling Seafood and Bar in the former East Buffett space.  Pier 88 will occupy 4,990 square feet of the strip retail building.  It will have a full-service bar offering beer, wine and liquor seven days a week.


The proposed business is a corporation and has appointed Mr. Hau Shek Cheng as Managing Officer for purposes of this liquor license.  Mr. Cheng is not active in other licenses issued by the Missouri Liquor Control.  The background investigation conducted by the Police Department and the Missouri State Highway Patrol on Mr. Cheng revealed he meets the requirements of the Alcoholic Beverages code.


Applicable City Departments reviewed the application, and the attached Inspection Report includes their comments.

Department:          Community DevelopmentContact Person:          Tom Scannell

Community Development DepartmentApproved
Finance DepartmentApproved
Law DepartmentApproved
City Managers OfficeApproved
City Clerk DepartmentApproved

Council Action:          Council Action:          Accepted

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