Asheville City Council Preview: HUD Grant applications, rezoning, and a massive Consent Agenda-attachment0

Asheville City Council Preview: HUD Grant applications, rezoning, and a massive Consent Agenda

If the agenda for tonight’s Asheville City Council meeting is any indicator, things could move along quickly at City Hall. Council is expected to take up a conditional zoning request for a portion of a lot containing Trinity United Methodist Church at 587 Haywood Road in West Asheville, a resolution supporting the city being a co-applicant with the Asheville Housing Authority for a Choice Neighborhoods Planning Grant, and a massive 19-item Consent Agenda

Asheville City Council report: community media “RFP” and  Sunny Point Cafe rezoning pass-attachment0

Asheville City Council report: community media “RFP” and Sunny Point Cafe rezoning pass

At their June 28 meeting, Asheville City Council members agreed to partner with Buncombe County in seeking options for a new community media project to replace the defunct WNC Community Media Center. Council also unanimously passed a request to rezone part of the property occupied by Sunny Point Cafe in West Asheville.