The Monroe City Council will have their regularly scheduled Regular Council Meeting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, January 13, 2021.
The meeting will be conducted virtually with council following their adopted electronic meeting rules. The meeting will also be live-streamed on the city of Monroe YouTube channel at Monroe North Carolina Government -https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzrGKOKR72fmCEn7D0f9mlg?
In an effort to meet and comply with guidance for social distancing from North Carolina health professionals and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and mass gatherings, the City of Monroe is offering the public the opportunity to submit public comment for the Dec. 1 Monroe City Council meeting. The City will not have in person public comments or public attendance at the January 13 meeting.
Those wishing to submit a comment electronically can do so by following this link: https://weblink.monroenc.org/Forms/Publiccomment
The form must be filled out completely in order to be part of the official record.
Residents without internet access or those who would like to drop off a comment can do so in person. There is a supply of forms and envelopes and a locked drop box outside Monroe City Hall, 300 West Crowell Street. Residents are asked to fill out the form completely and place any comment in the locked drop box.
Both the electronic forms and the handwritten forms must be submitted by 3 p.m. on January 12 in order to be part of the official record. As with all public comments, proper decorum is expected.
Comments submitted by 3 p.m. on January 12 will be provided to the Council at the January 13 meeting. The comments will also be made part of the official minutes of the meeting.
At the January 13 meeting, City Council will conduct two public hearings: 1. Conditional District ETC Crematorium, 2. Conditional District Secrest Meadows:
There will also be forms and a drop box located outside City Hall for individuals to submit written comments. Written and electronic comments will be accepted through January 14 at 6 p.m.