For the meeting on December 1, 2020
Morgantown City Council Regular Meeting Highlights:
IMPORTANT NOTE: To protect public health during the COVID-19 pandemic, personal attendance at the meeting is not permitted. This meeting will take place via WebEx at https://cityofmorgantown.my.webex.com/meet/cityofmorgantown using the meeting number 793 734 477. The meeting will be broadcast live on Morgantown 15 and live-streamed via the City of Morgantown website at https://morgantownwv.viebit.com/. The public can listen live by calling 408-418-9388 and using the access code 793 734 477.
If members of the public wish to comment on a particular issue or public hearing, they should fill out the public comment sign-up form on our website which can be found at: https://bit.ly/MCC120120. Additionally, the public can submit written comments via email to the City Clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- CELEBRATING HUMAN RIGHTS DAY AND PRESENTING AWARDS
Mayor Ron Dulaney Jr. will proclaim
Dec. 10, 2020 as Human Rights Day in Morgantown to coincide with International Human Rights Day. The proclamation will be followed by the presentation of the annual Human Rights Day Awards
by Morgantown Human Rights Commission Chair Jacob Powers. The winner of the 2020 Individual Award is Mavis Grant-Lilley. The winner of the 2020 Group/Organization Award is First Presbyterian Church.
- CHANGING ZONING CLASSIFICATIONS IN THE FOURTH WARD
At the recommendation of the Planning Commission, and at the request of the property owner, this ordinance
would reclassify 424 Evans Street from O1 (Office and Institutional) to R-3 (Multi-Family Residential). The purpose of the zoning map amendment is to create a “Dwelling, Two Family” land-use. (First reading Nov. 4, 2020).
- CHANGING ZONING CLASSIFICATIONS ON BURROUGHS STREET
At the direction of a court order, this ordinance
would amend the zoning classification of a portion of property owned by Calvary Baptist Church on Burroughs Street from R-1 Single Family to B-2 Service Business District.
- LEASING OFFICE SPACE AT THE AIRPORT TO THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT
At the recommendation of the Airport Director this lease
would be approved for the Monongalia County Health Department to lease approximately 1917 sq. ft. of office and garage space at the Morgantown Municipal Airport for $45,000 annually. The office space is located inside the former NOROP building near the terminal building. The lease is for two years with two two year renewal options.
City Offices Holiday Hours
City administrative offices will be closed on the following days during the holiday season:
Dec. 23 - closed at noon for Christmas
Dec. 24 - closed for Christmas
Dec. 30 - closed at noon for New Years
Dec. 31 - closed for New Years