Here’s a recap of Daily Mail coverage related to local government this week, June 9 to June 13:
SISSONVILLE – The Greater Sissonville Development Council discussed the possibility of getting a community recycling program off the ground.
CHARLESTON – Charleston council’s Parks Committee revised the proposed race fee bill with what they say is a “middle of the road” solution.
CHARLESTON (CURA) – CURA board members voted to provide a loan to Bullock Properties for the Staats Hospital renovation project.
AIRPORT – Yeager Airport officials discussed efforts to get new non-stop flights to New York City and Florida.
COUNTY (Commission) – The Kanawha County Commission will take $50,000 from Prosecutor Mark Plants’ drug forfeiture account to pay for special prosecutors.
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In other Kanawha County local government news, over 3,500 cars poured onto Kanawha Boulevard for Hot Rod Magazine’s 2014 Power Tour (see some social media photos here); officials said the Power Tour was a significant economic boost for Charleston; fines for the Kanawha Eagle Prep Plant for a February slurry spill have increased from the first round of fines; and St. Albans’ home rule application could be in jeopardy because required parts of the application are late.
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Here are government meetings and related events scheduled next week in Kanawha County:
Monday, June 16
6:30 p.m. – Charleston Finance Committee.
7 p.m. – Charleston City Council.
7 p.m. – Dunbar City Council.
7 p.m. – Glasgow Town Council.
7 p.m. – Marmet Town Council.
7:30 p.m. – St. Albans City Council.
Tuesday, June 17
8:30 a.m. – Upper Kanawha EDC.
10 a.m. – Kanawha County Solid Waste Authority.
1 p.m. – South Charleston Sanitary Board.
7 p.m. – Belle Town Council.
7 p.m. – East Bank Town Council.
7 p.m. – Nitro City Council.
Wednesday, June 18
1 p.m. – South Charleston CVB.
5:30 p.m. – Charleston Redistricting Committee.
Thursday, June 19
8:30 a.m. – Kanawha County Parks Commission.
8:45 p.m. – KRT Board.
7:30 p.m. – South Charleston City Council.