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The Town Council will meet next at 7 p.m. Tuesday Nov. 15, 2022, to consider an agenda that will be posted at carrboro.legistar.com. Note that the Council is not meeting next Tuesday, Nov. 8, which is Election Day.
This in-person meeting will be held at Carrboro Town Hall, 301 W. Main St. Members of the public are welcome to attend in person or can view the livestream at carrboro.legistar.com OR YouTube.com/CarrboroNC OR Cable TV 18 (in Carrboro).
To submit a comment on this agenda, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to reach the Town Clerk.
The Carrboro Town Council met Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022, and took the following actions on the agenda posted at https://bit.ly/3WfYJ9s
- Receive the FY 2022-23 first quarter budget status report.
- Held a public hearing to consider a proposed amendment to bring the Land Use Ordinance into conformity with state legislation relating to the use of criminal penalties for violations of development regulations.
- Received an update on the Energy and Climate Protection Plan and Community Climate Action Plan Implementation. The report contains details regarding several new and ongoing initiatives, including submission of upcoming launch of the Green Neighborhoods Grant Program, the Solarize the Triangle initiative, a transportation demand management project, completion of a county-wide electric vehicle charging station suitability analysis, invasive species removal and tree planting initiatives, pollinator outreach events, and a summary of new funding opportunities available for local governments and residents under the 2022 Inflation Reduction Act.
- Received a report on the 2022 Orange County Transit Plan Update. The updated plan is scheduled for consideration and adoption by Orange County, GoTriangle, and the Durham-Chapel Hill-Carrboro Metropolitan Planning Organization (DCHC MPO). Access the plan at https://octransit2020.com/
About the Town Council
The Town Council, which is the legislative and policy-making body for Carrboro, comprises Mayor Damon Seils, Mayor Pro Tempore Susan Romaine, Council Member Barbara Foushee, Council Member Randee Haven-O’Donnell, Council Member Danny Nowell, Council Member Eliazar Posada, and Council Member Sammy Slade. More information is available at http://carrboronc.gov/248/Town-Council