Dogwood Social House, LLC has applied for a conditional use permit for an indoor commercial recreation facility and a liquor store at 2601 Hwy. K, the former Gold’s Gym
Gold’s Gym was permanently closed in April 2020, after the COVID-19 pandemic caused its parent company to reassess all under-performing locations in the U.S. The building has been shuttered since then.
Dogwood currently operates similar facilities in Ellisville and Cape Girardeau.
Recreation at the Hwy. K location would include
Dogwood also has applied for a separate conditional
Recreational facility operational hours would be 11 a.m.-midnight, Wednesday
Adjacent to the property
Bill No. 7245 to allow or deny the permit was given a public hearing and first reading at the Oct. 8 council meeting. If the typical process is followed, the second reading and vote for passage would be at the Oct. 22 council meeting.
The Planning & Zoning Commission has recommended approval with nine specific conditions, including a solid barrier between the proposed patio and the school to the south.