Town of Richlands Meeting 4/12 – Notes

4/12 Town of Richlands

1. Community building request to be used 1x per week during the summer (Monday or Tuesday) for summer reading program-passed

2. Need to schedule 2 public hearings: mobile classroom(s) for Richlands Primary and another regarding town fencing ordinance-both scheduled for next meeting

3. Approval for 5k so DOT permits can be requested-passed

4. Mr. Jarman’s appointment to planning board expiring, reappointment for 3 years-passed

Town Administrator:

-Working on budget requests for committees
-Meeting 4/25 for curb/landscape/lighting/in downtown and brick monument gateway signs, DOT to design and use funds
-Chamber Business Expo being planned to be held at Richlands High Cafeteria
-Applying to county by 4/28 for funds for festivals

Police report:
RX drugs have been confiscated
Sex crime investigation underway

Board concerns:

Brown-ask about status of Appearance Ordinance in regards to abandoned buildings downtown, 30 day letters have been sent

*On a side note the Tail Spinner got a grant and installed sod and a new awning

Carpenter: business owner mentioned they would like to see weekends be included in the downtown Monday-Friday 2 hour parking, board not interested in changing that