The Monroe City Council will have their regularly scheduled Regular Council Meeting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 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 April 13 Monroe City Council meeting. The City will not have in-person public comments or public attendance at the April 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 April 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 April 12 will be provided to the Council at the April 13 meeting. The comments will also be made part of the official minutes of the meeting.
At the April 13, 2021 Meeting, City Council will conduct the following public hearings:
Annexation and Zoning Map/Text Amendment Requests for Property Containing 340.514 Acres Located along Marion Lee Road, US Highway 601 and White Store Road to be Rezoned from City of Monroe R-20 and Union County RA-40 to Conditional District “The Greenway at Lake Lee” (Public Hearing Closed; Action Item(s) Only – Tabled from February 10, 2021)
Zoning Map Amendment Request to Rezone Properties Located at Intersection of the Monroe Expressway, Concord Highway and Ridge Road from Conditional District “Union Commons” and Residential-Low Density (R-40) to Conditional District “The Ridge at 601”
Zoning Map Amendment Request to Rezone Property Located at 2330 Concord Avenue from Residential-Low Density (R-20) and Conditional District “Union County Human Services Building” to Conditional District “Union County Human Services and Emergency Services Complex”
Zoning Map Amendment Request to Rezone Property Located near Intersection of N. Charlotte Avenue and Dickerson Boulevard from Conditional District “Dickerson Boulevard Residential” to Conditional District “Braemar Village”
Zoning Map Amendment Request to Rezone Properties Located Along Olive Branch Road from Residential-Low Density (R-20) to Conditional District “Olive Branch”
There will also be forms and a drop box located outside City Hall for individuals to submit written comments. Written and electronic public hearing comments will be accepted through April 14 at 6 p.m.