Councilwoman Cynthia Newbille will host a Special Community Meeting concerning the Pear Street Project tonight, September 4, 2014 from 6:30 – 7:30 PM at the Family Resource Center (2405 Jefferson Avenue).
Among the 47 items on the agenda for the Monday, September 8, City Council Meeting (PDF) are 2 of keen local interest:
Ord. No. 2014-71 (Patron: Mayor Jones, By Request) -To close to public use and travel, a portion of right-of-way known as East Cary Street, located in the block bounded by Pear Street, East Main Street, Peach Street and East Dock Street, and consisting of 1,973± square feet, upon certain terms and conditions.
Ord. No. 2014-78 (Patron: Mayor Jones, By Request) – To authorize the special use of the properties known as 2801 East Main Street, a portion of 2823 East Main Street, and a portion of East Cary Street for the purpose of permitting a multifamily dwelling with up to 65 dwelling units and principal uses permitted in the B-5 district, upon certain terms and conditions. (As Amended)