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Public Hearing - Harrington Development



The Town of Leland Council will hold a public hearing on August 25, 2016 at 6:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter can be reached, in the Council Chambers located in Town Hall, 102 Town Hall Drive, Leland, NC to hear all persons on the matter of a proposed development agreement between the Town and the developer of Harrington Village, a project which is to be built on a 19.31 acre site located north of Village Road and lying east of Baldwin and Lee Drives and west of Fairview Road.
CLICK for hearing link.
 




Agenda - Planning Board


The agenda for the next Planning Board Meeting includes new member swearing in, training, and more. Tuesday, July 26 at 6:30 p.m.
CLICK HERE for full agenda.

 




Agenda for Economic Development Meeting 7-21-16


Please see the new Civic Web portal for meeting agendas (CLICK HERE).  Here is the link to the Economic Development Meeting on July 21, 2016.  CLICK HERE.
 




Agenda for Council Meeting 7-14-16


The link below will forward you to the Town’s electronic agenda management portal:
 
Regular Council - 14 Jul 2016 - Agenda:

Open Final:
Regular Council - 14 Jul 2016 - PDF
Regular Council - 14 Jul 2016 - Split-screen


 




Agenda for Council Meeting


The following are links to the Agenda Meeting and the draft for the Council Meeting (July 14):
 

Agendas available for:

Town Council Agenda Meeting https://townofleland.civicweb.net/…/MeetingInformation.aspx…

Town Council Regular Meeting https://townofleland.civicweb.net/…/MeetingInformation.aspx…
 






Infrastructure Committee Meeting


The Infrastructure Committee will meet Monday, July 11, 2016 at Town Hall at 10:30 a.m.  Items discussed will include by-laws. 
For the Agenda, CLICK HERE.

 




Wastewater spill


Notification of Discharge of Untreated Wastewater

 
General Statute 143-215.1C requires the owner or operator of any wastewater collection or treatment works to issue a press release when an untreated wastewater discharge of 1,000 gallons or more reaches surface waters.
 
In accordance with that regulation, the following news release has been prepared and issued to media in the affected town/county:
 
Due to an electrical malfunction, the Town of Leland had a discharge of untreated wastewater on July 2, 2016 of an estimated 2000 gallons at Kobus Ct. in the cul-de-sac, and another estimated 2000 gallons near 1351 Grandiflora Dr. Both locations are in the Magnolia Greens Community. The untreated wastewater was discharged into the Jackeys Creek Watershed in the Cape Fear River Basin.
 
The Division of Water Resources was notified of the event on July 2, 2016 and is reviewing the matter. For more information contact the Town of Leland Utilities Dept. at (910) 371-0148.


 




Wastewater Collection Annual Report


2015/2016 Wastewater Collection System
Annual Report                                                                                                             
                                  
Permittee:                     Town of Leland
                                     102 Town Hall Drive
                                      Leland, NC 28451
                                                                                                                      
Responsible person:      Jimmy Strickland
                                      Public Service Director  
                                      102 Town Hall Drive
                                      Leland, NC 28451
                                      Phone: (910)-332-4651
                                     
Permit No.:   WQCS00333                             Name:   Town Of Leland                                                                                                                               
 
The Town of Leland has over 5,000 sewer customers, 79.3 miles of 12”, 10” & 8” gravity sewer lines, 11 miles of force main and twenty six lift stations in the collection system. The wastewater collected from the system is treated at the Northeast Treatment Plant operated by Brunswick County.
 
The Public Utilities Department is responsible for the daily operation and maintenance of the collection system. System Maintenance includes cleaning 10% of the system and daily monitoring of 26 lift stations.
 
The Town of Leland Collections Department had one reportable sewer spill from July 2015 thru June 2016.On February7,2016 sewer spilled in the amount of 1,500 gallons from a manhole located in front of 1352 Grandiflora Drive in Magnolia Greens Subdivision. Spill was caused by heavy rain showers in a short period of time which caused the sewer system to be overloaded by inflow of rain water throughout the partners systems to the county’s treatment plant.
 
A public notice will be placed in the local newspapers stating that copies of the annual report for the collection system are available upon request at the Town of Leland's Public Utilities Department. The report is available on the town’s website. The report is being sent to the State of North Carolina by mail in July 2016.
 
I certify under penalty of law that this report is complete and accurate to the best of my knowledge.  I further certify that this report has been made available to the users or customers of the named system and that those users have been notified of its availability.
 
 
          David A. Hollis, Manager, Town of Leland
           Permittee (Name of permittee, Title, Entity)
 
           
            __________________________________________________________
                  Signature of Permittee                                                 Date


 




Special Hearing - July 14


NOTICE TO PUBLIC
TOWN OF LELAND, NC 

The public will take notice that the Leland Town Council has called a public hearing at 6:00 p.m. or shortly thereafter on Thursday, July 14, 2016 at Leland Town Hall, 102 Town Hall Drive, Leland, NC to consider the following:

Brunswick Forest PUD Master Plan Update
Brunswick Forest PUD Master Plan Update and Site Specific Plans (“SSPs”) for Phase 1, Section
  5.

Chapter 30: Article I, Section 30-4; Article V, Division 2, Section 30-181, and Article VI, Section 30-212
Text amendment to amend portions of the ordinance permitting self-storage facilities and accessory dwellings.
Chapter 30: Article IX, Section 30-313(6)
Text amendment to amend the requirements for a 50 foot wide transitional use area around the perimeter boundary of all PUD developments. 

Citizens can sign up for or against the hearing matter. Written comments will be received up to 10 days prior to the meeting date.

Any questions call (910) 332-4297 or email /allnews/.

The public is urged to attend.

Sabrena Reinhardt, Town Clerk


 




Planning Board Agenda


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.
On the Planning Board Agenda:  Brunswick Forest, Phase 1; Self-Service Storage Facility; Planned Unit Development Transitional Use Area.
For Full Agenda, CLICK HERE.


 




The Approved Tax Rate


The Town Council approved the new tax rate of 18.33 cents per $100 valuation at the June 23, 2016 Town Council Meeting.
The breakdown of the tax is listed on page 16 of the 2016-17 Fiscal Budget.

"In order to fund a portion of the increase in the budget resulting from the additional personnel, the proposed budget includes an ad valorem tax rate increase from 15.15 cents per $100 of valuation to 18.33 cents per $100 of valuation which generates $674,909 in additional revenue."

Please CLICK HERE for the budget manual.
 




Public Hearing - July 14


NOTICE TO PUBLIC
TOWN OF LELAND, NC
 

The Town of Leland Council will hold a public hearing on July 14, 2016 at 6:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter can be reached, in the Council Chambers located in Town Hall, 102 Town Hall Drive, Leland, NC to hear all persons on the question of whether or not the Town should appropriate funds for the purpose of offering financial incentives to the developer of Harrington Village to induce the developer to develop the site in a manner consistent with the Town’s vision, to reduce the developer’s risks for undertaking the project, to expand the Town’s tax base and to create job and economic growth. Such incentives will more specifically include waiving up to $120,000 of the project’s permitting fees and paying the developer the incremental increase in ad valorem taxes received by the Town from the improved parcels as a result of the developer’s investments and enhanced tax assessment of the property over a period of fifteen years.
Citizens can sign up for or against the hearing matter.  Written comments will be received up to 24 hours prior to the meeting date.
 
Any questions call (910) 332-4297 or email /allnews/.
 
The public is urged to attend.
 
Sabrena Reinhardt, Town Clerk

 




Special Council Meeting Thursday, June 23


There will be a Special Town Council meeting Thursday, June 23 at 6 p.m. at 102 Town Hall Drive in Council Chambers.
The Council is meeting to review the economic development budget.

For the AGENDA, click here.


 




Data from NC DOI Insurance Meeting


The NC DOI (Dept. of Insurance) held a meeting at Town Hall on June 8, 2016 to explain home owners, flood, and hail insurance. They have provided their presentation documents for attendees and others to view.
Please CLICK HERE for documents.

 




Transportation Sub-Committee


The Transportation Sub-Committee will meet
Thursday, June 23 at 1 p.m. at Town Hall.
Business will include: Street Design Manual, Pedestrian Plan, and Traffic Safety Study.

CLICK HERE FOR FULL AGENDA.




Special Council Meeting - June 20 at 2 pm


The Town Council will hold a special meeting to discuss Fire Services on Monday, June 20 at 2 p.m.

CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA.




All are welcome to attend Master Plan Workshop


The Planning Board and Town Council invite citizens to attend and participate in the discussion of the 2nd draft of the Leland Master Plan - Leland 2020.
The workshop is at 6 pm Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at Town Hall.

For more data on the Master Plan, CLICK HERE.
 




Agenda for June 16 Council Meeting


Agenda for this Thursday's Regular Council Meeting includes old and new business, and a presentation by North Carolina Beach, Inlet and Waterway Association.
CLICK HERE for full agenda.




Agenda for the Agenda Meeting


Monday Agenda Meeting for the Regular Council Meeting
CLICK HERE FOR COUNCIL AGENDA




Furniture for Brunswick County Bldg


The Town of Leland is authorized under North Carolina General Statue 160A-280 to dispose of surplus property by donation to another governmental entity. Brunswick County is currently developing the Leland Senior Center in conjunction with Brunswick Senior Resources, Inc. and is in need of office furniture and supplies to outfit the center. The Town of Leland currently has a large amount of surplus furniture and office supplies created when the Town moved to the new Town Hall last year.
At its regular meeting on Thursday, June 16 at 6 pm, the Leland Town Council will consider the donation.
CLICK LIST for further details.

 




Insurance Seminar for Leland Residents


The NC Dept. of Insurance Commissioner Dennis Goodwin (NC DOI) will host a meeting at Leland Town Hall tomorrow, Wednesday, June 8 at 6 p.m.
The informational meeting is being held to discuss the differences in home owners, wind and hail, and flood insurance. There will be time for a Q&A session. 
More than 100 have RSVP-ed to attend and there is room for more. 

Please click the invitation below if you plan to join us for
  this informative session. 

http://evite.me/Wp3cgXTbns 



 




Meeting on Pay and Classification Study


Agenda
Council Special Meeting
Thursday, June 9, 2016
4:00 PM
Council Chambers

1. 4:00 P.M. - CALL TO ORDER
2. INVOCATION
3. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
4. APPROVAL OF THE AGENDA
5. PRESENTATIONS
5.1  Pay and Classification Study - presented by Springsted, Inc.
6. ADJOURNMENT

 




Hearing to determine waiving of fees for Harrington project


NOTICE TO PUBLIC
TOWN OF LELAND, NC
 
 
The Town of Leland Council will hold a public hearing on June 16, 2016 at 6:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter can be reached, in the Council Chambers located in Town Hall, 102 Town Hall Drive, Leland, NC to hear all persons on the question of whether or not the Town should appropriate funds for the purpose of offering financial incentives to the developer of Harrington Village to induce the developer to develop the site in a manner consistent with the Town’s vision, to reduce the developer’s risks for undertaking the project, to expand the Town’s tax base and to create job and economic growth. Such incentives will more specifically include waiving up to $120,000 of the project’s permitting fees and paying the developer the increased ad valorem taxes received by the Town as a result of the developer’s investments and enhanced tax assessment of the property over a period of fifteen years.
Citizens can sign up for or against the hearing matter.  Written comments will be received up to 10 days prior to the meeting date.
 
Any questions call (910) 332-4297 or email /allnews/.
 
The public is urged to attend.
 
Sabrena Reinhardt, Town Clerk

 




Agenda for Economic Dev Meeting


Agenda for the June 9
Economic Development Meeting
Includes: Meeting time in July, old and new business, speakers, public welcome.
Click Here for full agenda.
 




Agenda for Special Budget Meeting - June 1


TOWN OF LELAND
SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING
AGENDA
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1, 2016
6:00 P.M.

1. Town Council Call to order
2. Invocation & Pledge of Allegiance
3. Approval of Agenda
4. Public Hearing - FY 2016/17 Budget
a. Budget Special Council Mtg. June 6th at noon (Tentative)
5. Town Council Adjournment