Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Oct. 27 is first public meeting on downtown’s future.
Roanoke, VA – The City of Roanoke’s Department of Planning, Building, and Development is currently in the process of updating the Downtown Plan. Public meetings to gather input will be held on Oct. 27 and Nov. 28 at the City Market Building beginning at 6 p.m.
The department is looking for input and ideas from citizens to help update the vision for the downtown area for the next 20 years. The plan will seek to address the rise of downtown living and the importance of public spaces and amenities. It will also focus on successful small businesses, major employers, and other initiatives that help establish downtown Roanoke as a reg
HB 1879 Government, local; alternatives to publication of notices for charter changes, referenda, etc.
Local government; publication of notices for charter changes, referenda, and public hearings, etc; alternatives. Gives localities with a population over 100,000 alternatives to publication in newspaper of general circulation in the locality. These alternatives include publication in a newspaper of general circulation in the locality, on the locality’s website, or on any public access channel operated by the locality, to be aired during prime time programming and at least two other times during the day. Any electronic publication shall be aired daily for two consecutive weeks.
01/20/09 House: Assigned CC & T sub:
01/29/09 House: Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting
YEAS– Lohr, Saxman, Knight–3
NAYS– Marshall, D.W., Oder, Merricks, Hull, Spruill, Ware, O., Poisson, Nichols, –8
ABSTENTIONS–0. NOT VOTING–0.
Posted By Valerie Garner
Categories: State Politics
Tags: FOIA, open_government