Joint meeting with council, planning board
A joint meeting with Forest City Town Council and the town's Planning and Adjustments Board will begin at 6 p.m. Monday to discuss the town's Unified Development Ordinance.
"This meeting will be to talk things through with the planning and adjustments board before the public hearing on May 6," City Manager John Condrey said.
When the boards meet Monday they will receive updates and information regarding the changes to the ordinance.
According to the public hearing notice, map amendments will affect properties along Maryland Drive, Hawthorne Drive, Stoneybrook Drive, Joshua Drive, John Warren Drive, Leta Lane, McGrath Court and Pointer Road at South Broadway.
The public hearing says the properties that are zones R-68 or R-8S will be amended to the R-6 and R-8 zoning districts respectively.
The UDO draft document is available for review at Town Hall or on the town'swebsite: www.townofforestcity.com
The meeting will be held at the Cool Springs Administrative Offices, West Main Street in Forest City.
Budget sessions set
LAKE LURE — Lake Lure own Council has set a special budget workshop to be held Wednesday, April 24 at 9 a.m. at the municipal center.
The draft of the 2013-2014 fiscal year budget will be discussed.
If necessary, Council may have a second meeting on Friday at 9 a.m. to continue budget discussions.