Singha Song first sought permission to sell alcohol months ago, but its request was derailed by the council standoff in May. Mellow Mushroom has been negotiating with neighbors on Oak Street for several months as well. Mais Arepas, a Columbian restaurant started by a former partner in Baru, is slated to open in September, according to its Facebook page.
The meeting begins at 10 a.m. at City Hall, 1300 Perdido St., but land-use matters are not expected to begin until 11 a.m. The meeting can also be viewed live from the City Council website.