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Resolution RS2020-521

A resolution exempting Willie B’s Kitchen & Lounge, located at 918 Buchanan Street, from the minimum distance requirements for obtaining a beer permit pursuant to Section 7.08.090.E of the Metropolitan Code.

WHEREAS, Section 7.08.090.E of the Metropolitan Code provides that any restaurant or retail food store as defined therein shall be exempt from the minimum distance requirements set forth in subsection 7.08.090.A upon the adoption of a resolution, after a public hearing, by the Metropolitan Council receiving twenty-one (21) affirmative votes approving the exemption of the restaurant or retail food store from said minimum distance requirements; and

WHEREAS, Ms. Marie Echols has filed an application with the Metropolitan Beer Board for an on-sale beer permit for Willie B’s Kitchen & Lounge, located at 918 Buchanan Street and has requested a waiver of the minimum distance requirements pursuant to Section 7.08.090.E of the Metropolitan Code; and

WHEREAS, in accordance with Section 7.08.090.E of the Metropolitan Code, a public hearing was held at the September 15, 2020 meeting of the Metropolitan Council regarding the exemption of Willie B’s Kitchen & Lounge from the minimum distance requirements to obtain a beer permit.

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED BY THE METROPOLITAN COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY THAT:

Section 1. Pursuant to Section 7.08.090.E of the Metropolitan Code, the Metropolitan Council hereby approves the exemption of Willie B’s Kitchen & Lounge, located at 918 Buchanan Street, from the minimum distance requirements for obtaining a beer permit.

Section 2. The Metropolitan Clerk is directed to send a copy of this Resolution to the Executive Director of the Metropolitan Beer Board.

Section 3. This Resolution shall take effect from and after its passage, the welfare of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

Sponsor(s)

Brandon Taylor

Legislative History

Referred toPublic Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee

IntroducedSeptember 15, 2020

AdoptedSeptember 15, 2020

ApprovedSeptember 16, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 09/18/2020 4:25 PM