Notice is hereby given that the Kure Beach Town Council will hold two, separate Public Hearings at Town Hall on Tuesday, December 17, 2013, as follows:
Public Hearing #1
TIME: 6:00 p.m., or soon thereafter
PURPOSE: to receive public comments on a proposed amendment to the Code of Ordinances to add to Chapter 19 Zoning, Article III District Regulations, Division 1 Generally, a new Section 19-84 titled K Avenue Mixed-Use Overlay District.
EXPLANATION: this new ordinance outlines a Mixed-Use Overlay District on K Avenue from 3rd to 7th Avenues. Mixed-use allows for commercial activity for properties abutting K Avenue. Allowed uses would be a mixture to include housing, retail, offices, commercial and civic, by Special Use Permit. The purpose is to provide development consistent with the Town's Land Use Plan.
Public Hearing #2
TIME: Immediately following Public Hearing #1
PURPOSE: to receive public comments on a proposed amendment to the Code of Ordinances to revise Chapter 19 Zoning, Article VI Signs, Section 19-378 Illumination.
EXPLANATION: this would revise the current ordinance for commercial buildings to add prohibiting bare light sources visible from the outside of a building, except for holiday lighting permitted from Thanksgiving through the 15th of January of the next year.
All interested persons are encouraged to attend the hearings. If you are unable to attend, you may submit your comments in writing to Town Hall, c/o Town Clerk, 117 Settlers Lane, Kure Beach, NC 28449.