Special Town Council Meeting

JanJanuary 7 2021

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A special meeting of the Rutherfordton Town Council will be held on Thursday, January 7, 2021 at 4:00 pm via an electronic meeting. The Town of Rutherfordton, Rutherford County & State of North Carolina are under a State of Emergency with provisions for social distancing, limits on gatherings and stay at home orders. The Town under North Carolina General Statue 143-318.13 will host an electronic meeting. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the proposed new Rutherfordton Unified Development Ordinance. The meeting will be live on the Town of Rutherfordton’s Facebook page (www.facebook.com/MyRutherfordton) & Livestream webpage at https://livestream.com/rutherfordton.

For those wishing to speak during public comment, there are 2 options for submitting public comments.

  1. The public can submit written comments to the Town Clerk at mshort@rutherforton.net no later than 1 hour before the start of the meeting. The Town Clerk will then read public comments into the record during the meeting.
  2. The public will be asked to contact the Town Clerk at mshort@rutherfordton.net no later than 1 hour before the start of the meeting and indicate they wish to speak during the public comment portion of the meeting. The public should arrive at Town Hall at least 5 minutes prior to the start of the scheduled meeting time. The public will be guided by staff, in the order that they signed up to speak, to make public comment on a public access computer that will be tuned in to the meeting in process with Town Council. Those wishing to make public comment in person will be subject to all social distancing requirements per the current North Carolina State of Emergency.


To review a copy of the draft RDO please view this page 


For more information on the Town’s Electronic Meeting policy click here

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