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Monday, June 8, 2015

The Town Council will hold the following PUBLIC HEARINGS on Monday, June 8, 2015 at 7:00pm in the Warren County Government Center's Board Meeting Room, to consider:

1) An Ordinance to amend Section 158-6 of the Front Royal Town Code pertaining to Adoption by Reference of the State Motor Vehicular Laws.

2) "Tree Ordinance", which is a DRAFT revision to Chapter 156 of the Town Code, pertaining to landscaping standards and requirements on public and private property within the Town, and the organization of the Urban Forestry Advisory Commission (UFAC). Changes are being proposed primarily in association with changes to Chapter 148 and 175, including the relocation of landscaping standards to Chapter 156. Other changes include, but are not limited to, reference updates, provisions for required maintenance of landscaping, general language improvements, and the allowance for developers to donate to an escrow account (tree bank) that the Town can use towards urban forestry projects in the Town in lieu of the developer planting landscaping where it is not feasible.

Copies of the above DRAFT ordinances may be found in the Clerk of Council's office at 102 E Main Street.

Interested citizens are invited to attend these hearings.

Last Updated ( Thursday, 07 May 2015 14:56 )