City of Keller to consider permit for city’s first liquor store

A Spec's liquor store is requesting a permit to build a store near Keller Town Center. (Community Impact Newspaper)
A Spec's liquor store is requesting a permit to build a store near Keller Town Center. (Community Impact Newspaper)

A Spec's liquor store is requesting a permit to build a store near Keller Town Center. (Community Impact Newspaper)

The city of Keller Planning and Zoning Commission will hear a request for the city’s first liquor store at a meeting March 24.

A Spec’s Wine, Spirits & Finer Foods is requesting a permit to occupy a lot near Keller Town Center at 100 Chandler Road, Keller.


The liquor store would be built east of Keller-Smithfield Road on 1.712 acres adjacent to Natural Grocers. According to the permit request, the building will be 10,000 square feet or greater.

Keller residents first approved sales of all types of alcohol within city limits in November 2019. Residents approved a proposition allowing alcohol sales with 70% of the vote.

City officials have estimated the potential tax benefit from alcohol sales at more than $200,000 per year.
By Ian Pribanic
Ian Pribanic covers city government, transportation, business and education news for Community Impact Newspaper in the Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth areas. A Washington D.C. native and University of North Texas graduate, Ian was previously an editor for papers in Oklahoma, West Texas and for Community Impact in New Braunfels.


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