Friday, July 10, 2020

City Hall Update -- Week of July 13, 2020

City Hall Update – Week of July 13, 2020

Table of Contents
o   Take Action
o   Livable Raleigh’s latest blog posts
o   City Calendar
o   Covid-19 info

Take Action!!!

o   4pm on Friday, July 10, is the deadline to submit applications to be considered for the District D council vacancy and to submit questions to be asked during a virtual candidate forum on Sunday, July 12

o   Shared Streets is a pilot program for the City of Raleigh. Please email with your questions, suggestions, comments, or concerns.

o   Provide Feedback by July 17 on the first draft of the stormwater design manual at

o   Complete the 2020 Census form:

o   Request an absentee ballot for the 2020 national election:

Check out Livable Raleigh’s latest blog posts

o   Nicole Stewart Wants to Hear the “Right” Voices

o   Raleigh’s Leaders’ Moment to Listen

o   Raleigh City Council votes for a more powerful Police Advisory Board

o   So you want to be appointed to Raleigh City Council?

City Calendar
o   The meetings listed below appear on the City’s Events Calendar at

o   Check for latest calendar updates and agendas

Sunday, July 12
o   3pm – Virtual forum for five District D candidates

Monday, July 13
o   1pm – Board of Adjustment – Virtual, agenda includes
o   BOA-0074-2019: 1308 and 1310 S. Person St.
o   A-3-20: 1308 and 1310 S. Person St.
o   A-4-20: 1308 and 1310 S. Person St.
o   BOA-0031-2020: 2003 Rock Quarry Road
o   A-14-20: 1200 & 1198 Partin Rd., 901, 1001, 1005 & 1009 Freedom Dr., and 4524, 4702, 4704 & 4710 New Bern Ave.
o   A-11-20: 721 Halifax St. and 18 Seaboard Ave.
o   A-12-20: 721 Halifax St. and 18 Seaboard Ave.
o   BOA-0048-2020: 721 Halifax St. and 18 Seaboard Ave.
o   A-13-20: 8 W. Peace St., 605 Halifax St., and 5 Seaboard Ave.

o   4pm – Greenway and Urban Trees Committee

Tuesday, July 14
o   12n – Raleigh Convention Center Commission

o   4pm – Special City Council meeting – Virtual, agenda includes Process for appointing new District D Council Member

o   4pm – Arts Commission Executive Committee

o   7pm – Southwest Raleigh Community Engagement via Zoom (Meeting ID: 831 6646 6508; Password: SWRCE1)

Wednesday, July 15
o   7pm – RCAC Meeting – Virtual

Thursday, July 16
o   9am – Raleigh Civil Service Commission

o   1pm – Pedestrian Planning Committee – Virtual (contact

o   4:30pm – Appearance Commission – Virtual, agenda includes
o   AAD-7-20 – 4200 Pearl Road
o   AAD-11-20 - 1641 Glenwood Avenue

o   6pm – Parks, Recreation, and Greenway Advisory Board

o   7pm – Atlantic CAC via Zoom (Meeting ID: 714 7969 6011; Password: 3DTJcD)


Please stay safe and follow official government guidelines during this public health crisis.

Your best sources of reliable information during the COVID-19 public health crisis are official government websites.

COVID-19 information from Wake County:

COVID-19 information from the City of Raleigh:

Resources for people experiencing homelessness or a housing crisis: