Holts Summit eyes request to put liquor-by-drink on election ballot

The Holts Summit Board of Aldermen was asked Monday night to allow a public vote on whether to permit bars to offer liquor by the drink.

Read additional details in our newspaper or e-Edition. Newspaper subscribers: Click on an e-Edition article and log in using your current account information at no extra charge. For e-edition help, e-mail circ@newstribune.com. Click here to purchase the full version of archived articles.

Under state law, the Board of Aldermen in cities the size of Holts Summit are not authorized to allow liquor by the drink without approval by the voters.

The request for licensing a bar with liquor by the drink came from the owner of Doc N Ray’s, a Holts Summit establishment that wants to serve liquor in addition to beer.

Mayor Lucas Fitzpatrick said he thought there would be little or no objection by current aldermen to placing the liquor-by-the-drink issue before voters.


Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Please review our Policies and Procedures before registering or commenting

News Tribune - comments