In a recent interview with mayoral candidate Terrance Ruth, the Indy’s Jane Porter began by asking why he is running. His answer was plain and to the point: “because I have seen the slow dissolving of public trust in our city.”
Want the latest on Council’s Community Engagement Study? Tune in to Tuesday’s 4pm work session for an update on this and on the Housing Bond.
Five Points CAC and Southwest Community Engagement group each host Zoom meetings on Monday night.
Also on Monday at 8am the group studying Council terms and salaries meets.
There are a number of opportunities to share your input on parks and floodplain regulations.
Happy New Year! Sign up by 5pm Friday, 1/1, to speak at the 1/5 City Council meeting. Short-term rentals being discussed at Text Change Committee on 1/5. Many rezonings on 1/5 Council public hearing agenda. Provide input on floodplain regulations.
Sign up by 5pm Friday, 1/1, to speak at the January 5 City Council meeting. Lots of surveys and opportunities for online input. Happy Holidays!
Sign up by 5pm Friday, 12/11, to speak at the public hearing on Downtown South which will be held as a special meeting on Tuesday, 12/15 with possible continuation on 12/17. Police Advisory Board meets 12/16. Take surveys about floodplains, Dix Park, and Crabtree Creek Trail Improvements. Five tips to keep leaves out of storm drains.
Sign up by 5pm Friday, 12/4, to speak at the 12/8 Planning Commission meeting on Downtown South. Sign up by 5pm Friday, 12/11, to speak at the public hearing on Downtown South which will be held as a special meeting on Tuesday, December 15. Central CAC meets on 12/7. Hillsborough-Wade CAC meets on 12/8. RWCA discusses Downtown South on Monday. OneWake discusses Downtown South on Tuesday.
Council’s last regularly scheduled meeting for 2020 is Tuesday, December 1. Sign up by 5pm Friday, 11/27, if you want to make public comments or speak at a public hearing. Public hearings of particular interest include Midtown-St. Albans Plan and TC-4-20, Infill Setbacks and Height.
Before taking a break for the Thanksgiving holidays, please pay attention to what’s happening with the Downtown South project. Meetings on Monday night and Tuesday. Let’s work together to make sure enough time is allowed for community engagement, community benefit conditions, and management of stormwater issues in a vulnerable area.
Council meets on Tuesday. Conversations continue on Downtown South project. RDU Quarry update from Sierra Club. Police Advisory Board meets. Lots of info on Transit. Weigh in on text changes.
Tuesday’s Council work session includes external consultant report on RPD, Planning Commission meets Tuesday, Five Points CAC meets Tuesday, SW Community Engagement meets Monday, New City Manager named, Leaf collection starts, sign up to speak at 11/17 council meeting by 5pm Friday, Honor Veterans on 11/11