Friday, July 7, 2017

This Week/Next Week at City Hall -- July 10 & 17, 2017

This Week/Next Week at City Hall – SPECIAL TWO-WEEK EDITION
July 10 & 17, 2017

Community SCALE wants you to be aware of what’s happened/what’s coming up at City Hall each week.  

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Here are some of the events planned for the coming weeks.  It’s always helpful to have community members attend to show interest in these topics, ask questions, etc.  If you plan to attend any of these meetings, we’ll be glad to include your meeting summary in future articles.

Week of July 10

Monday, 7/10
  • 7pm – Central CAC – John P. “Top” Greene Center, 401 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
  • 7pm – South CAC – Sanderford Road Neighborhood Center, 2623 Sanderford Road
  • 7pm – Southwest CAC – Carolina Pines Community Center, 2305 Lake Wheeler Road

Tuesday, 7/11
  • 9am – Planning Commission – Agenda includes
    • Z-9-17 Edwards Mill Road, south side (Committee of the Whole report)
    • Z-10-17 Freedom Drive (Committee of the Whole report)
    • TC-4-17 – GI/LID (Text Change Committee report)
    • TC-2-17 – Transit Shelters (Text change)
    • SP-44-13 – Hilton Garden Inn and Homewood Suites site plan public hearing (Central CAC)
    • Z-21-14 – Brier Creek Parkway (Rezoning New Business)
    • Z-13-17 – Old Milburnie Road (Rezoning New Business)
    • Z-14-17 – Martha Street & Bethel Road (Rezoning New Business)
    • TC-15-2017 – Tree Conservation & Forestry (Text change)
    • CP-2-17 – Pollinator Habitat (Comprehensive Plan amendment)
    • Z-6-17 – Charles Drive – request for waiver of 24-month waiting period (Northwest CAC)
  • 7pm – Comprehensive Plan – Sustainability – Campbell Lodge in Durant Nature Preserve, 3237 Spottswood Street
  • 7pm – Forestville CAC – Abbott Creek Community Center, 9950 Durant Road
  • 7pm – North Central CAC – Tarboro Road Community Center, 121 North Tarboro Road
  • 7pm – Northwest CAC – Lake Lynn Community Center, 7921 Ray Road

Wednesday, 7/12

Thursday, 7/13

Saturday, 7/15
  • 9am – 12n – Friends of Oberlin Village Cemetery Clean up, 1014 Oberlin Road
Please help with a summer weed cleanup of historic Oberlin Cemetery on Saturday July 15 from 9 AM to 12 Noon.  We are asking adults to attend and bring weed eaters, wheelbarrows, weed killer and sprayers.  Our next general cleanup for volunteers of all ages will be held in October.  For more information, please contact Cheryl Williams, 919.592-2333 or

Week of July 17

Monday, 7/17
  • 7pm – East CAC – Lions Park Community Center, 516 Dennis Avenue

Tuesday, 7/18

Wednesday, 7/19

Thursday, 7/20

Friday, 7/21

Week of July 3
At the July 5 City Council meeting, Russ Stephenson introduced a resolution to set aside the May 2nd vote regarding Citizen Engagement and CACs in order to restart the citizen engagement process.  The City Council is now scheduled to meet at 4pm on Monday, August 28, for a work session on citizen engagement.

City Council also approved TC-20-16 regarding construction safety barrier fencing.

All meetings at Raleigh Municipal Building, 222 West Hargett Street, unless otherwise noted.  

Go to to find links to latest meeting agendas and materials and also for updates on meeting cancellations.