While no date has been set for when Double D will open, an attorney for the strip club confirmed that the operating hours will be from noon to 5 a. Despite some Palm Beach residents opposing the measure, commissioners voted to approve the zoning change for the strip club, which is under construction on Southern Boulevard, west of the turnpike. Send your story tips to the author, Chris Joseph. Chins up, strip club aficionados. Chris Joseph January 29, 1: Or sign in with a social account:
Specifically, some residents are troubled over the how the strip club might bring crime and put a hurting on home values.
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McKinlay tried to sway the other commissioners before the vote by bringing up stats that show that police are called to strip clubs in Palm Beach County at a high clip. Specifically, the changes will allow adult entertainment businesses like Double D to fix up their buildings and parking lots without a tangle of regulations. The attorney also said the building will have enough landscaping to obstruct its view from passing motorists. Residents who are worried over the changes are concerned that a strip club that serves food will bring in more customers than a strip club that does not. There would also be at least another dozen or so adult entertainment businesses that would be allowed to serve food if via the proposed changes. Follow Chris Joseph on Twitter. Get the most out of your experience with a personalized all-access pass to everything local on events, music, restaurants, news and more.