License Commission

DATE 08/24/2023
TIME 5:30 pm
LOCATION Committee Room, Woburn City Hall, Common Street, Woburn, MA, United States

Meeting Agenda

The following is the Notice of Meeting and, at the time of posting, a listing of topics that the Chair reasonably anticipates will be discussed at a meeting of the Woburn License Commission on August 24, 2023, at 5:30 p.m., in Committee Room, 10 Common St., Woburn, MA. The order of the matters may be amended at the meeting.


  1. Hearing for License Commission Rules & Regulations (continued from meeting of July 20, 2023)


  1. Bayberry Café, 502 Main St., hearing under MGL Ch. 138, Section 77 – re: cessation of operations (continued from meeting of June 15, 2023)


  1. Ipswich Ale Brewery, application for a special 1-day liquor license for a private corporate event at Sisitzky Park, 400 West Cummings Park, from 4-6 p.m. on Thursday, September 14, 2023 (rain date Thursday, September 21, 2023)


  1. Woburn BBQ Co. LLC, dba The Smoke Shop BBQ, 2 Elm St., application for a new all alcohol restaurant license at 2 Elm St.


  1. Irish American Club of Woburn, 147 Main St. application for a special 1-day liquor license for the Step Out for Hospice Road Race/Walk from 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. on Sunday, October 1, 2023


  1. The Studio Café, 327 Main St., application for new annual entertainment license


  1. The Studio Café, 327 Main St., applications for special 1-day liquor licenses from 7-11 p.m. on the following dates: Friday, August 25, 2023; Friday, September 15, 2023; Friday, October 27, 2023; Friday, November 17, 2023; and Friday, December 15, 2023


  1. SM Restaurant Management LLC, 903A Main St., application for transfer of Common Victualer’s license at 903A Main St.


  1. VFW Post 543, 18 Walnut St., application for a 1-day entertainment license for an event from 8 p.m.-12 a.m. on Saturday, August 26, 2023


  1. Approval of meeting minutes from July 20, 2023


  1. Any other matters that may be legally before the Commission



Thomas M. Skeffington, Chairman

David I. Gilgun, Commissioner

William Pappalardo, Commissioner


(Agenda amended at 8:53 a.m. on Tuesday, August 22, 2023)