CHARLOTTE, N.C. (April 17, 2020) – To ensure essential government operations continue while social distancing, the City of Charlotte’s zoning meeting on Monday, April 20, will be held virtually. The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. It will be available to view on the Gov Channel, and the city’s Facebook and YouTube pages. The meeting agenda can be found online.
As the meeting will be held virtually, the city is working to ensure the public has various ways to provide comments as part of Monday’s scheduled zoning hearings.
Sign up to speak virtually during a zoning hearing
Members of the public can sign up to speak during a zoning hearing on the City Clerk Office's webpage or by calling 704-336-2248. The deadline to sign up is Monday at 9 a.m. Speakers should indicate in their submission whether they will have a PowerPoint or other presentation.
On Monday, between 9 a.m. and noon, Charlotte Communication & Marketing will contact speakers with instructions on how to call into the meeting.
Submit a comment prior to a zoning hearing
Residents are invited to submit comments in advance of a zoning hearing on Monday. Comments are due by Monday at 9 a.m. Comments can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Residents who prefer to voice their comments can call the City Clerk’s Office at 704-336-2248 and record a voicemail.
Comments will not be read during the meeting, but they will be included in the meeting’s record and provided to City Council members after the meeting for review prior to a decision vote.
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