Permit for by-appointment massage studio in Richardson approved by City Council

A special permit for a massage studio was approved by Richardson City Council on April 22.

The Brave Hummingbird Healing Studio will offer by-appointment massage services in an office building at 1701 Gateway Blvd., Richardson. The applicant, Maria Rodriguez, has 11 years of experience as a licensed massage therapist offering therapeutic, medical and holistic massage services, such as detox of the body and massage for trauma patients.

Hours of operation would be 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday as well as Saturday from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. The office would be closed Thursdays and Sundays.

Rodriguez has six months to acquire a certificate of obligation for the business, according to the city's zoning ordinance.
By Olivia Lueckemeyer
Olivia Lueckemeyer graduated in 2013 from Loyola University New Orleans with a degree in journalism. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in October 2016 as reporter for the Southwest Austin edition before her promotion to editor in March 2017. In July 2018 she returned home to the Dallas area and became editor of the Richardson edition.


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