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Road Closure Notice – The Town of Tryon will have East Howard Street closed from N. Trade Street to Grady Avenue starting Monday, October 30, 2017 until the sewer line replacement and paving project has been completed (approximately two weeks).  E. Howard Street will be closed around the clock during this work and the remainder of the street  will be accessible via Grady Avenue.

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Notice of Public Hearing
Board of Commissioners
Town of Tryon Town Hall
301 N. Trade Street McCown Room
Tuesday November 21, 2017 at 6:30 PM

The Town of Tryon Board of Commissioners have scheduled a public hearing for Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 6:30 PM to hear public comments regarding two text amendments that, if approved, will amend the Town of Tryon Zoning Ordinance; Chapter 154 Section 4.4 Table of Permitted Uses and Section 4.6; Special Requirements to the Table of Permitted Uses.

CHAPTER 154 ZONING ORDINANCE SECTION 4.6
Text Amendment to remove and/or revise SR14 (A) (B) under ACCESSORY DWELLINGS.

Text Amendment 2017-001
In 2015 the School of Government announced that a local ordinance could no longer restrict accessory dwellings to family members or be required that the principal dwelling be owner occupied.

The Board of Planning and Adjustment during a regular scheduled meeting on August 10, 2017 made a motion and it was carried in favor of recommending Text Amendment 2017-001 to the Town Board of Commissioners.

CHAPTER 154 ZONING ORDINANCE SECTION 4.4
Text Amendment to amend the Table of Permitted Uses to include a line item that would allow for “Mixed Uses” as a conditional use in the Central Business District.

Text Amendment 2017-002
During a regular scheduled meeting on September 14, 2017, the Planning Board reviewed a recommendation submitted by a 3-member sub-committee in opposition of amending
Chapter 154; Town of Tryon Zoning Ordinance; Section 4.4: Table of Permitted Uses to allow “Mixed Use” zoning as a conditional use in the Central Business District.
The Board also heard a recommendation from TDDA Economic Vitality Committee in favor of amending Chapter 154; Town of Tryon Zoning Ordinance; Section 4.4: Table of Permitted Uses to allow “Mixed Use” zoning as a conditional use in the Central Business District.

The Board of Planning and Adjustment made a motion and it was carried in opposition for recommendation of Text Amendment 2017-002 to the Town Board of Commissioners.
All interested individuals are invited to attend the public hearing and present their comments to the Town of Tryon Board of Commissioners. Please email Paula Kempton at plk@tryon-nc.com or call 828-817-4729 if you have questions about the Text Amendments. Please call Susan Bell, Town Clerk, at Tryon Town Hall at 828-859-6654 if you need special accommodations for the meeting.

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S. Trade St/Carolina Dr – Volunteer Workdays – 

Tryon Daily Bulletin Article

Conserving Carolina Volunteer Info

Help manage invasive species and restore the native habitat. By clearing the invasive species, there may be potential for people to enjoy the close-to-town property. The goal is to get the lot clear enough for it to be used as a recreational space, like a picnic area.

Volunteers will need the ability to navigate uneven terrain, use tools such as loppers, pruners, hand saws, and three-pronged hoe. We will provide training for invasive species ID and proper removal of them.
Wear:
• Long pants
• Close toed shoes
Bring:
• Water, snacks
• If you want to bring you own tools, you are free to do so

The lot is located next to the IGA in Tryon and we are meeting there at 9:30am every Thursday.
To RSVP or for more information email max@conservingcarolina.org or call Max at 828-859-5060

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The Town of Tryon has openings on the following Town Boards:

Tourism Board / Tryon ABC Board / Harmon Field Board of Supervisors

Please contact Town Clerk, Susan Bell at 859.6655 – Application can be downloaded by clicking here.


 

The 2015 Wastewater Collection Systerm Performance Report and Tryon Middle School Wastewater Treatment Facility performance report are now online. Click here.


 

The customer guidance flyer concerning Fats, Oils and Greases (FOG) can be found by clicking here.

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