TOWN OF WEDDINGTON
NOTICE OF TOWN COUNCIL RETREAT
THURSDAY, AUGUST 28, 2014
9:00 A.M.

There will be a Special Meeting/Retreat of the Weddington Town Council on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at the Weddington Town Hall, 1924 Weddington Road, Weddington, NC  28104 beginning at 9:00 a.m.  The purpose of this meeting is as follows:

UPDATE AND DISCUSSION FROM FEBRUARY 2014 RETREAT ACTION ITEMS
• Public Safety Retreat Action Items
• Discussion of Implementing Recommendations of Public Safety Action Items
• Planning Board Retreat Action Items
PLANNING DISCUSSIONS
• Presentation by Town Engineer on Proposed Storm Water and Road Text Amendments
• Overlay/Small Area Plan
• Payment of Fees in Lieu of Dedication
• Managing Growth: APFO, Traffic, Roads, Expansion of Water, Sewer, Fire Hydrants
DISCUSSION OF NEW/EXPANDED ORDINANCES
• Enforcement and Changes Needed for Reoccurring Offenses
• Septic Line Encroachments for New Construction
• House Numbers for New Construction Due to New Postal Requirements
• Noise Ordinance Enforcement and Purchase of a Decibel Reader
• Temporary Use Permits for Large Event Gatherings
• Home Occupations and Parking of Commercial Vehicles
BUDGET DISCUSSIONS
• Videoing Council Meetings
• Painting Town Hall
• Alarm System Upgrade
MISCELLANEOUS
• Historic Update
• Council Communication
• Discussion of Statement to be Read at the Start of Council Meetings Regarding Procedures, Public Comments, etc.
• Attorney Communication by Council or Public

Any person may request an accommodation for a disabling condition in order to attend the meeting.  This request should be made to the Town Clerk at (704) 846-2709.  Please contact the Town Clerk at (704) 846-2709 for additional information.  The Town Hall is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

TOWN OF WEDDINGTON

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held by the Town Council of the Town of Weddington at the Weddington Town Hall, 1924 Weddington Road, Weddington NC on the 8th day of September, 2014 at 7:00 p.m., for the purpose of considering the following Conditional Rezoning Application:

  • Public Hearing – Review and Consideration of Conditional Rezoning Application for Threshold Church

The public is encouraged to be present for this meeting.  A copy of the proposed application is on file in the Town Clerk’s Office for inspection by all interested citizens.  “In accordance with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Town of Weddington does not discriminate on the basis of disability in conducting its meetings.  Individuals with disabilities who require auxiliary aids or services or other accommodations for effective communication and participation in a meeting may contact the Town Clerk at 704-846-2709.  Requests should be made at least 4 days prior to the meeting.”

TOWN OF WEDDINGTON
NOTICE OF SPECIAL PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING
TUESDAY, AUGUST 26, 2014 – 10:00 a.m.

There will be a Special Meeting of the Weddington Public Safety Advisory Committee on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at the Weddington Town Hall, 1924 Weddington Road, Weddington, NC beginning at 10:00 a.m.  The purpose of this meeting is as follows:

  • Open the Meeting
  • Oath of Office for Marcos Bilbao
  • Determination of a Quorum/Deletions to the Agenda
  • Approval of the June 10, 2014 Special Public Safety Advisory Committee Meeting Minutes
  • Assign EMS Liaison
  • Update and Discussion/Consideration of Action Items from the 2014 Weddington Council Retreat
  • Festival Preparation
  • EMT versus Paramedic
  • Discussion of Redesign Ideas for the Public Safety Page
  • Discussion and Consideration of Future Newsletter Items
  • Discussion and Consideration of Future Meeting Date
  • Discussion and Consideration of Future Agenda Items
  • Public Comment
  • Members Comments
  • Adjournment

Any person may request an accommodation for a disabling condition in order to attend the meeting.  This request should be made to the Town Clerk at (704) 846-2709.  Please contact the Town Clerk at (704) 846-2709 or at amccollum@townofweddington.com for additional information.  The Town Hall is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

PRESS RELEASE – WEDDINGTON COUNTRY FESTIVAL

Town of Weddington
1924 Weddington Road
Weddington, NC 28104
Barbara Harrison – Weddington Councilwoman & Event Coordinator
Telephone: 704-846-2709
www.townofweddington.com
Email: bharrison@townofweddington.com

The Town of Weddington, NC will hold its annual Weddington Country Festival, featuring “Art at the Corners” on Saturday, September 20, 2014, from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm at the Town Hall at 1924 Weddington Road and the Weddington Corners Shopping Center located behind Town Hall (Downtown Weddington).  The Town of Weddington is proud to bring to Union County their annual Weddington Country Festival. The festival will bring old fashioned family fun for all ages once again to the heart of the community. The day will feature local Weddington artists and artists from the Waxhaw and Union County Arts Council.  Artists will display paintings, pottery, jewelry, hand-painted clothing and sculptures for sale in our “Art at the Corners” art gallery.  “Kids Corner” will include all day – old fashioned family fun for all. Children can explore their creative side at our arts and crafts area. If adventure and exercise are what you are seeking come bounce in our giant inflatable slide or Moon Bounce, or ride the Trackless train or super spinner.  We will have many activities to keep your family well entertained from face painting to hula hoop or limbo contests for various age groups.   We will have the Whispering Hope Farm petting zoo and Walk in the Woods featuring environmental education program with live animals.  Calling all bakers, dust off your recipes and enter to win 1st, 2nd or 3rd prize in the Best of Weddington Baking Contest.  Senior Citizens ages 65 and up will be served a free BBQ picnic with all the “fixings” from 11:30 until 1 pm. The BBQ will be held right behind Weddington Town Hall.    Our live music features the Hinson Girls who will be performing throughout the day.  The Town of Weddington was established in 1983 and is proud of its rural atmosphere and “down home” feel.  In the past our community has gathered together for festivals and fairs with a rich history of fun family events. Come join us on Saturday, September 20, 2014 as we recreate that community spirit once again at 1924 Weddington Road, Weddington, North Carolina. For further information and event schedules visit our website: www.townofweddington.com.

 

UNION COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION SURVEY

Please let Union County Parks and Recreation Department know your thoughts on the recreation needs in Union County for the future.   A short survey has been placed on the County’s Website to allow you to provide your input.  This survey takes approximately 7 minutes.  This data will be used to develop the Union County Parks and Recreation Comprehensive Master Plan.  Once adopted, this plan will serve as a road map for the next ten years.

The County’s website is www.co.union.nc.us.  (The survey button is located on the home page.)