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For the August 25, 2020 Meeting

This will be a remote meeting which the public can access by any of the following means

  1. Watch live by television on Charter Cable channel 193 and on AT&T U-Verse channel 99 or by live stream


  1. Persons wishing to speak during the meeting must sign up in advance using an online form found at or by calling the Clerk’s office at 828-259-5900, no later than Noon on August 24.  


  1. Listen live by calling 855-925-2801 Enter Code 7725


  1. Pre-recorded voicemail comments for agenda (including public hearing) by calling 855-925-2801 Enter Code


  1. Written comments for agenda (including public hearings) –


  1. Written comments for public hearings only can be submitted to the City Council until 24 hours after the public 

hearing by sending comments to the following address:  AshevilleCityCouncilAugust


A.   Public hearing to amend the U.S. Dept. of Housing & Urban Development 5-Year Consolidated Action Plan in
order to assess affordable housing and community development needs and market conditions, and to make
data-driven, place-making investment decisions.  – This public hearing will be continued to October 13,


B.   Public hearings regarding a tree canopy preservation ordinance:

  •  Consideration of an amendment to the Unified Development Ordinance amending Section 7-2-5
    Definitions, 7-11-3(d), 7-11-3(f)2, 7-12-2(e)2(d) and establishing a new Section 7-9-1 Resource
    Management Overlay District, and a new Article XIX Tree Canopy Preservation.
  • Consideration of an initial zoning to apply the new Resource Management Overlay District to all
    properties located within the City of Asheville corporate limits.

C.   Public hearing to consider an amendment to the Unified Development Ordinance to update open space




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