Notice of Public Hearing of Weddington Town Council for a major subdivision Weddington Pond (formerly Sugar Magnolia)

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 10th day of October, 2016 at 7:00 p.m., for the purpose of considering the following:

  • Review and Consideration of Preliminary Plat for the major subdivision, Weddington Pond (formerly Sugar Magnolia)

The public is encouraged to be present for this meeting.  A copy of the proposed plan and construction documents are on file in the Town Planner’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.”

                                                                    By Order of the Town Council

                                                                           ____________________

                                                                            Peggy Piontek, Town Clerk

Run Date: 9/26/16

Weddington Country Festival

Telephone: 704 846-2709

www.townofweddington.com

Email: Mayor Bill Deter bdeter@townofweddington.com; or

Peggy Piontek townclerk@townofweddington.com

The Town of Weddington , NC will hold its annual Weddington Country Festival,  featuring “Art at the Corners” on Saturday September 17, 2016, from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm at the Town Hall and the Weddington Corners Shopping Center located behind town hall  at 1924 Weddington Road (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.   

“Kids Corner” will include all day – old fashioned family fun for all. Children can explore their creative side at our arts and crafts area by decorating a pumpkin or making a spin art poster. If adventure and exercise are what you are seeking come bounce in our giant inflatable slide or Moon Bounce, and ride the super spinner.  There will also be double shot basketball and Giant Joust.  We will have many activities to keep your family well entertained from face painting, to hula hoop or limbo contests for various age groups.   Once again Whispering Hope Farm petting zoo will be here.

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; a bluegrass band 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 17, 2016 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

 

Water Town Update

Please click here to see the latest information on the Water Tower.  Any questions please contact Peggy Piontek, Town Administrator.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY WITH TOWN OF WEDDINGTON

TOWN PLANNER/ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

The Town of Weddington, a community located 10 miles south of Charlotte in Union County, is accepting applications for a Town Planner/Zoning Administrator.  The person hired for this full-time position will perform professional level work tasks including, but not limited to: Review and issue zoning permits; review Town Ordinances and propose amendments to existing policies; review and process subdivision plats and development plans; review and process rezoning and conditional zoning applications, conditional use permits, variances, and appeals; prepare planning reports; make presentations to the Planning Board, Board of Adjustment, Town Council and other ad hoc committees; maintain and update the Town’s GIS files and database. 

This position requires excellent planning and interpersonal skills, including the ability to effectively communicate with the public and development community in one-on-one and group settings, thorough knowledge of planning principles and North Carolina planning law, good organizational skills, excellent writing skills and proficiency in computer applications in planning.   Successful candidates will have graduated from a college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in City/Regional Planning or closely related field and a minimum of two years professional planning experience, including subdivision/site plan review, GIS mapping, and ordinance preparation.  AICP certification preferred but not required.  Minimum starting salary is $52,713 with actual compensation commensurate with background and qualifications.  Benefits package is provided.  Submit cover letter and resume to: resumes@townofweddington.com.  Job is open until filled.  EOE

Artist Application

Now's your chance to showcase your talent!!  

If you are an artist please click on the link to attend the

Weddington Festival in September

http://www.townofweddington.com/wp-content/uploads/file/Art at the Corners for website.pdf