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C.F. Town Council Meets Tuesday; Bridge Public Info Session Set 6 P.M.

 
PUBLIC INFORMATION SESSION

REGARDING THE SWINGING BRIDGE

6:00 P.M. TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2019

CLIFTON FORGE TOWN COUNCIL CHAMBERS

547 MAIN STREET


Prior to the regular Town Council Meeting, Clifton Forge Town Council will hold a public comment period to provide information on the ownership and cost of repairing the swinging bridge and seek public input on whether the Town should take the necessary steps and incur the costs to reopen the bridge.

COUNCIL AGENDA

TOWN OF CLIFTON FORGE, VIRGINIA

7:00 P.M. TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2019

CLIFTON FORGE TOWN COUNCIL CHAMBERS

547 MAIN STREET


• INVOCATION

• CALL TO ORDER

• PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

• PRESENTATIONS:

Resolution Honoring Sergeant David L. Carter—Mayor Irvine

Virginia Department of Health Update—Stephanie Harper, Regional Director

Remarks by Jon Lanford, County Administrator

• CONSENT AGENDA

MINUTES      Council Meeting      August 13, 2019

                    Work Session     August 20, 2019     

          RECOMMENDATION: Approve minutes of August 13 & 20, 2019

• ACTION ITEMS

• ORDINANCE AND RESOLUTION TO AMEND ZONING AND APPROVE CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT

     The Planning Commission recommends adoption of an ordinance to consider the amendment of the zoning classification and approval of a conditional use permit for a property located at 529 Jefferson Street.

          RECOMMENDATION: Waive second reading and adopt

• APPROPRIATION RESOLUTION

     The Town has received funds that must be appropriated into the current year operating budget.

          RECOMMENDATION: Waive second reading and adopt

• REQUEST TO HOLD ANNUAL FALL FESTIVAL

     The Clifton Forge Shriner’s Club appreciates the support and cooperation of the Town in the past and requests continued support by granting permission to conduct the 49th Annual Fall Foliage Festival October 18-20, 2019 with the same arrangements as previous years and assistance with the trash pick-up.

      RECOMMENDATION: Grant request

• ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 2-49

     The Town Council has decided to amend Section 2-49 to have one meeting per month on the 2nd Tuesday of each month with more work sessions or special called meetings when necessary.

     RECOMMENDATION: Proceed to second reading

• ORDINANCE TO DELETE EXISTING SECTION 74-41 AND ENACT AND ADOPT SECTION 74-41

     In an effort to make property numbers more consistent within the Town and to make it easier for First Responders to locate properties during emergency situations, the Town should enact a new Section 74-41 requiring building numbers.

          RECOMMENDATION: Proceed to second reading

• DEPARTMENT REPORTS     

Police Department

      Public Library

      Public Works Department

      Water Treatment Plant

      Community Development

      Fire Department

      Finance Department                    

          RECOMMENDATION: Accept reports as written

• MANAGER’S COMMENTS

• UPCOMING EVENTS

- CLIFTON FORGE PUBLIC LIBRARY

PRE-SCHOOL STORY TIME—WEDNESDAYS, SEPTEMBER 18, & OCTOBER 16, 2019, 11 AM – NOON

TODDLER TIME—WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2019—11–11:45 AM

FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY BOOK SALE—FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2019, 10 AM – 5 PM & SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2019, 10 AM – 1 PM

CHILDREN’S HARVEST HALLOWEEN PARTY—MONDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2019, 4-5:30 PM

“VERY GOOD FOR A RAILROAD TOWN: CLIFTON FORGE BASEBALL AND THE NEW SOUTH” BY JOSH HOWARD—THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2019, 6 PM

- CLIFTON FORGE SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

JAMMIN AT THE MILL—FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2019, 7 PM

- MASONIC THEATRE

TRUE GRIT SHOWING—TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2019, 7 PM

WHAT’S YOUR STORY POTLUCK—FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2019, 6 PM

STARS FALL HARVEST JUBILEE—SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2019, 7 PM

HISTORIC MASONIC THEATRE TOUR—SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2019, 2 PM

“THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER”—SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2019, 2 PM

“MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS”—TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2019, 7 PM

• PUBLIC COMMENTS

• COUNCIL COMMENTS

• CLOSED SESSION: PURSUANT TO VIRGINIA CODE SECTION 2.2-3711, A-3 REAL ESTATE: POSSIBLE DISPOSITION OF TOWN OWNED PROPERTY and A-1 PERSONNEL
 
 
 

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