Skip to main content

County governments to meet

March 17, 2011

Two county governing bodies are set to hold meetings Monday night.

The Catawba County Board of Commissioners is scheduled to meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the 1924 Courthouse in downtown Newton.

Maiden Town Council is scheduled to meet at 7 p.m. Monday in council chambers of the Maiden Branch Library.

Items on the meetings' agenda include:

Maiden Town Council:
-Finance officer's report for February;
-Public hearing for a text amendment to allow metal roofs on mobile homes;
-Manager's report to discuss funding options for a new town hall;
-Discussion about several ordinances, including ordinances to amend town code, create a capital project budget for town hall construction and amend the fiscal year 2010-11 budget in the town's capital reserve fund;
-Resolution to proceed with an architectural drawing for the new town hall;
-Proclamation for Child Abuse Prevention month;
-Update on Piedmont Wipers at 417 S. Main Ave.

Catawba County Board of Commissioners:
-Consideration of authorization for staff to apply for a Carolina Thread Trail grant;
-Consideration of naming a group home campus in honor of Ethel Lutz;
-Possible renewal of leases with Catawba Valley Behavioral Healthcare for four Newton homes used for residential services;
-Consideration of a tax refund in the amount of $984.40 because of an amount paid in error;
-Report from a North Carolina Department of Public Instruction Facility Needs survey.

Agendas for the meetings are subject to change.

Below is the schedule for the 24th Annual Catawba County Easter Baseball Classic: 24th Catawba...
Below is a look at Tuesday's prep sports postponements involving Catawba County teams: Baseball...
Below is a look at Monday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams: Baseball Fred T....

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes