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File #: [20-0577]    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Consent Status: Passed
File created: 8/20/2020 In control: Town Council
On agenda: 9/9/2020 Final action: 9/9/2020
Title: Call a Public Hearing on October 7, 2020 for Land Use Management Ordinance Text Amendment to Section 5.14.4 Pertaining to Signs Exempt from Regulation.
Attachments: 1. A RESOLUTION CALLING A PUBLIC HEARING ON OCTOBER 7, 2020 FOR LAND USE MANAGEMENT ORDINANCE TEXT AMENDMENT TO SECTION 5.14.4 PERTAINING TO SIGNS EXEMPT FROM REGULATION (2020-09-09/R-11)
Related files: [20-0768]

 

 

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Call a Public Hearing on October 7, 2020 for Land Use Management Ordinance Text Amendment to Section 5.14.4 Pertaining to Signs Exempt from Regulation.

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Staff:

Department:

Judy Johnson, Interim Director

Planning

Becky McDonnell, Planner II

 

 

Overview: Senate Bill 220/SL 2019-119 <https://www.ncleg.gov/Sessions/2019/Bills/Senate/PDF/S220v6.pdf> was enacted on July 11, 2019.  It requires a 30-day period following an election before political signs become abandoned property.  The Town of Chapel Hill Land Use Management Ordinance does not reflect the new legislation.

 

Recommendation(s):

That the Council adopt the resolution calling a public hearing on October 7, 2020 for a Land Use Management Ordinance Text Amendment to section 5.14.4 pertaining to signs exempt from regulation.

 

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Resolution

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A RESOLUTION CALLING A PUBLIC HEARING ON OCTOBER 7, 2020 FOR LAND USE MANAGEMENT ORDINANCE TEXT AMENDMENT TO SECTION 5.14.4 PERTAINING TO SIGNS EXEMPT FROM REGULATION (2020-09-09/R-11)

WHEREAS, Senate Bill 220/SL 2019-119, which requires a 30-day period following an election before political signs become abandoned property, was enacted on July 11, 2019; and

WHEREAS, the Land Use Management Ordinance does not reflect the new legislation and the Town Attorney has recommended a text amendment to ensure consistency with State Law.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Council of the Town of Chapel Hill that the Council calls the Public Hearing at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, October 7, 2020 as a virtual meeting to receive public comment on the proposed Land Use Management Ordinance Text Amendment regarding Signs Exempt from Regulation.

 

This the 9th day of September, 2020.

 

 

The Agenda will reflect the text below and/or the motion text will be used during the meeting.

 

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By adopting the resolution, the Council calls a public hearing on October 7, 2020 for Land Use Management Ordinance Text Amendment to section 5.14.4 pertaining to signs exempt from regulation.