Town Council Update
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There will be No Council Meeting on Tuesday, April 11, 2023.
The Carrboro Town Council will hold the next Council Meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, 2023. The agenda is available at https://carrboro.legistar.com/
This meeting will be held at Carrboro Town Hall, 301 W. Main St. Members of the public are welcome to attend in person or can view the livestream at https://carrboro.legistar.com/ OR YouTube.com/CarrboroNC OR Cable TV 18 (in Carrboro).
To download a copy of the full meeting calendar visit https://www.carrboronc.gov/DocumentCenter/View/12313
The Carrboro Town Council met Tuesday, April 4, 2023, for a Council Meeting and took the following actions on the agenda posted at https://bit.ly/3zr1jz5
- Elected Danny Nowell to chair the April 4, 2023 meeting.
- Absences of three Council Members excused.
- The Poetry Month 2023 Proclamation and The Resolution Supporting Extension of the Temporary Protected Status Program for Guatemala are moved to the next Council Meeting (April 18, 2023).
- Appointed Margaret Kurz, Beth Vollins and Deanna Hardesty to the Stormwater Advisory Commission.
- Approved the expansion of the Climate Action Team from nine to thirteen members.
- Appointed Jane Danielewicz, Meg Molloy, Greg Randolph, Riz Rashdi and Nicholas Stover to the Climate Action Team.
- Approved the wording and location for a double-sided Toney and Nellie Strayhorn Homeplace Plaque.
- Considered information on potential naming policies for town-owned facilities and rooms.
- Postponed appointments to the Planning Board to the April 18, 2023 agenda.
- Requested clarification on what information will be used and how education will fit into the public engagement plan for Bolin Creek Greenway.
The Town Council, which is the legislative and policy-making body for Carrboro, comprises Mayor Damon Seils, Mayor Pro Tempore Susan Romaine, Council Member Barbara Foushee, Council Member Randee Haven-O’Donnell, Council Member Danny Nowell, Council Member Eliazar Posada, and Council Member Sammy Slade. More information is available at https://www.carrboronc.gov/248/Town-Council