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Public Hearings

The Board of Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing on June 1, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. or as soon as possible thereafter in the Walkup Building, 300 Community Center Circle, Montreat, NC. The purpose of this hearing will be to receive comments on the proposed 2017-2018 Budget.

Those wishing to comment on Public Hearing issues are asked to identify themselves for the record and limit the duration of their remarks to three minutes' time. There is no pre-registration requirement or sign-in sheet in order to speak.

Please Note: Any stated times for public hearings are for legal advertising purposes only, and are not intended to impose a limit on the total amount of time allotted to hear public comments.

Public hearings required by law, or deemed advisable by the Board, shall be organized by a special order and adopted by a majority vote setting forth the subject, date, place and time of the hearing as well as any rules regarding the length of time allotted for each speaker and any other pertinent matters. A public hearing may begin later, but not earlier than the advertised time.

The regular meeting begins with a public hearing during those months when a public hearing is scheduled as announced during the prior month’s meeting.  During those months when a public hearing is scheduled as announced during the prior month’s meeting, the Board’s regular meeting will begin with that public hearing.  The moderator may restrict or elect not to hear comments of a repetitious nature or place a time limit on individual remarks.

The Town of Montreat will comply with the American Disabilities Act (ADA), which prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability. Anyone needing special accommodations when attending this meeting and/or if this information is needed in alternative format because of a disability, please contact the Town Services Office at (828) 669-8002 or the North Carolina Division of Services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing – Asheville Regional Office at (800) 681-7998 or TTY (800)-681-8035.


P. O. Box 423 | Montreat, NC 28757 | P: 828.669.8002 | F: 828.669.3810