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The Town Council will meet virtually at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 18, to consider the agenda bit.ly/3ogbnEK that will be posted at carrboro.legistar.com
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The Carrboro Town Council met virtually Tuesday, May 11, and took the following actions on the agenda posted at bit.ly/3f0HWSP
- Request-to-Set a Public Hearing on Text Amendments to the Land Use Ordinance for Compliance with N.C.G.S. Chapter 160D: The Council set a public hearing for June 15 on text amendments that would bring the Land Use Ordinance into conformance N.C.G.S. Chapter 160D.
- Request to Approve a Resolution Authorizing the Town Manager to Award a Contract for Commissioning Agent Services for the 203 Project: The Council authorized the Town Manager to award a contract to Affiliated Engineers Inc. (AEI) of Chapel Hill for Commissioning Agent Services for the 203 Project.
- Authorization to Donate $500: The Council authorized the expenditure of $500 from the Town Council contingency fund for the purposes of supporting the fundraising efforts to install a mural for the 2021 Carrboro High School graduating class.
- Authorization to Expend Up to $500: The Council authorized the expenditure of $500 from the Town Council contingency fund for the purposes of supporting Carrboro Pride Food Truck Rodeo to cover the cost of a DJ.
- Update on Bike Share and Consideration of Town Code Amendments Relating to Bike Share, E-Bikes, E-Scooters and other Micromobility Devices, and Bikeways: The Council received an update on a proposed bike share pilot and adopted amendments to the Town Code that add new definitions and establish standards relating to bikeways, shared use systems, e-bikes and other micromobility devices.
- Facilities Rehabilitation - Energy and Sustainability Systems Overview: The Council received an overview from the Public Works Department and consulting engineer Sud Associates about energy and sustainability options and recommendations for Town Hall, Century Center and Public Works facilities that will align with the Town’s goal of Net Zero Buildings.
About the Town Council
The Town Council is the legislative and policy-making body for Carrboro, consisting of seven elected members: Mayor Lydia Lavelle, Mayor Pro Tempore Barbara Foushee, Council Member Jacquelyn Gist, Council Member Randee Haven-O’Donnell, Council Member Susan Romaine, Council Member Damon Seils, and Council Member Sammy Slade. More information is available at http://townofcarrboro.org/248/Town-Council