FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 14, 2009
City suspends liquor license of Balanca’s for two days
The City of Kansas City, Mo., Regulated Industries Division of the Neighborhood and Community Services Department and the management of Balanca’s have agreed to a two-day suspension of the establishment's liquor license. Balanca’s is located at 1809 Grand Ave.
The suspension will begin April 26 at 9 a.m. and will end April 28 at 3 a.m. This suspension is the result of violations of City ordinances.
The Regulated Industries Division cited Balanca’s with violations of City ordinance regarding purchase or possession by minors. Balanca’s will be closed during the suspension of its liquor license.
As a condition of the suspension, the management of Balanca’s has agreed to provide education, training and instruction to their employees about City ordinances.
Media inquiries about this issue should be directed to Jim Ready, Neighborhood and Community Services Department, (816) 784-9018.