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City of Independence

Agenda Title:

  1. Council action is requested on the application received from Star Fuel Centers, Inc. for an Unlimited Intoxicating Liquor in the Original Package with Sunday Sales permit, located at 17601 E 32nd St. S. This application requires a two-third majority vote for approval due to a park being within three hundred (300) feet of the establishment.

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

Executive Summary:

The applicant is requesting Council approval to sell intoxicating liquor in the original package on premises seven days a week at Star Fuel Centers, Inc.  The applicant has submitted a signed affidavit indicating that this location will have alcohol sales that meet the City’s Alcoholic Beverage Code.


According to their application, Star Fuel Centers, Inc. has built a convenience store at this location and plans on selling alcoholic beverages seven days a week.

The proposed premise is within 300 feet of Van Hook Park, so
this application does require a two-thirds majority vote for approval

The proposed business is a corporation and has appointed Joshua David LePlante as Managing Officer for purposes of this liquor license.  Mr. LePlante is 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. LePlante 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:          Diane Egger

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

Council Action:          Council Action:          Accepted

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