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City of Independence

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  1. Council action is requested on the application received from Tequileros, LLC, for an Intoxicating Liquor by the Drink with Sunday Sales License, located at 1208 W. US 24 HWY. 


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

Executive Summary:

The applicant is requesting Council approval to sell intoxicating liquor on the premises seven days a week at Tequileros, LLC.  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, Tequileros, LLC,  has leased space at this location and plans on selling alcoholic beverages seven days a week. The space is 2,700 square feet and will be a food and drink establishment.

The proposed premise is not within 300 feet of residential housing, a park, or a school, so
this application does not require a two-thirds majority vote for approval

The proposed business is a LLC and has appointed Robert G. Neds as Managing Officer for purposes of this liquor license.  Mr. Neds 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. Neds 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

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