Council Meeting Highlights from September 5th

Regular Meeting Summary:

  1. The Town Council approved the Consent Agenda.
  2. The Town Council approved Ordinance # 492-2017 amending the Town’s Code of Ordinances to allow for the sale of malt beverages, unfortified wine, fortified wine and mixed beverages at any premises licensed pursuant to NCGS 18B-1001 within the Corporate limits on Sundays beginning at 10:00 am.
  3. The Town Council approved a contract with Cla-Val Valves in the amount of $33,334.00 for the purchase of altitude valves.
  4. The Town Council adopted Resolution #611 (16-2017) requesting grant funding for the expansion of the water plant.
  5. The Town Council adopted an Electric Rate Stabilization Fund.
  6. The Town Council awarded a  bid to Barrs Recreation, LLC in the amount of $94,466.00  for materials and installation of surfacing for the Miracle League Field.
  7. The Town Council awarded a bid to Barrs Recreation, LLC in the amount of $221,039.75 for playground equipment at the Partnership to Build a Miracle Inclusion Playground.
  8. The Town Council approved a Special Event for the Smithfield Primitive Baptist Church to be held September 22-24, 2017.
  9. The Town Council approved creating a committee of Council members, citizens, and staff to provide input on the transportation plan for the Smithfield Crossings Area including Venture Drive, Equity Drive, Outlet Center Drive.

The Town Council regularly meets the first Tuesday of each month beginning at 7:00pm at the Town Hall Council Chambers located at 350 East Market Street - unless rescheduled. The next Regular Council Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, October 3, 2017. Come join us and get involved! View Minutes of Past Meetings Here