NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND REMOTE ELECTRONIC MEETING ON PROPOSED CHARTER AMENDMENT ORDINANCE

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND REMOTE ELECTRONIC MEETING ON PROPOSED CHARTER AMENDMENT ORDINANCE

The public will take notice that the Town Council of the Town of Weaverville will conduct a public hearing as a remote electronic meeting on Monday, January 25, 2021 at 7:00 pm, or as soon thereafter as the matter can be reached, concerning a proposed ordinance amending the Charter of the Town of Weaverville, as set forth in Chapter 335 of the 1909 Private Laws of North Carolina, as amended, to change the number of Councilmembers from five to six and to provide the elected mayor with the right to vote on all matters before Town Council. Following the public hearing, the Town Council will consider passage of the ordinance at its regular meeting to be held on Monday, February 22, 2021.

This public hearing will occur as an electronic audio/video meeting via Zoom Meeting. Access to the meeting and hearing will begin at 6:45 p.m. and the meeting and hearing will start at 7:00 pm, or as soon thereafter as the matter can be reached.  WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS can also be submitted in advance of the public hearing and will be read into the record of the public hearing. Written public comments can be submitted as follows: (1) by EMAILING to [email protected]  at least 6 hours prior to the meeting, (2) by putting your written comment in a DROP BOX at Town Hall (located at front entrance and back parking lot) at least 6 hours prior to the meeting, or (3) BY MAILING your written comment (must be received not later than Monday’s mail delivery on January 25) to: Town of Weaverville, PO Box 338, Weaverville, NC, 28787, Attn: Public Comments. WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS will also be considered if received up to one week following the public hearing. The INSTRUCTIONS TO ACCESS THE REMOTE ELECTRONIC PUBLIC MEETING are:

To join the meeting BY COMPUTER, use this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85948891960 .

You may be asked for permission to access your computer’s video and audio. If so, click “allow.” You will then be asked for the Meeting ID which is: 859 4889 1960 .

To join the meeting BY PHONE, call: (253) 215-8782 or (301) 715 8592. You will then be asked for the Meeting ID which is: 859 4889 1960 .

If you would like ADDITIONAL INFORMATION or to review the content related to the Public Hearing, or have questions regarding how to submit a comment or join the meeting,  you may contact Planning Director and Town Clerk James Eller at 828-484-7002 or [email protected].

James Eller, Weaverville Town Clerk