Beer Board

The Beer Board is responsible for the review of all establishments selling beer on and/or off premises and for wholesale distributors with in the City of Columbia. Reviews all new beer permit applications as well as review any establishment and/or responsible party that have been brought forth before the board for review of any ordinance violations. Holds authority to award, deny, suspend or revoke any beer permit as outlined in Columbia City Beer Ordinances.


  • 2nd Wednesday of each month at 9am
  • Police Department, Conference Room 200 (Second Floor)
    707 N Main Street
    Columbia, TN 38401


Members serve three (3) year terms and must be at least 21 years of age. The Beer Board is composed of five (5) residents of the City of Columbia appointed by the city mayor and approved by the city council.

  • David Patrick Bowen
    Term Expires October 18, 2024
  • Fleming, Mica Moore
    Term Expired June 18, 2023
  • Hickman, Blair Parkes
    Term Expired June 20, 2022
  • Ledbetter, Clement
    Term Expired June 16, 2023
  • Goodman, Roy
    Term Expired June 20, 2022

Application Submission

Applications and questions regarding permits should be submitted to the City Recorder's Office.

Meeting Attendance

It is the policy of the City of Columbia that all City-sponsored public meetings and events are accessible to people with disabilities. If you need assistance in participating in a meeting or event due to a disability as defined under the ADA, please call the City's ADA Coordinator at 931-560-1565 or email the City's ADA Coordinator at least three business days prior to the scheduled meeting or event to request an accommodation.