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PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
The Mayor and Council of Rockville, Maryland will conduct a public hearing on Monday, May 16, 2022, at 7:00 pm, on the following application:
Application: Sectional Map Amendment MAP2022-00124
Applicant: Historic District Commission
Address: 500 Great Falls Road
Request: Sectional Map Amendment to rezone 500 Great Falls Road from R-90 to R-90 (HD) in order to place the property in a Historic District
The Mayor and Council are conducting hybrid (In-person and virtual via Webex) meetings. Members of the public who wish to participate and/or provide testimony on the subject application are welcome to do so by following the public hearing procedures outlined below.
Virtual Public Testimony via WebEx
Send your Name, Phone number, Public Hearing Topic, and Expected Method of Joining the Meeting (computer or phone) to email@example.com no later than 10:00 am on the day of the meeting.
In-Person Public Testimony
Community members attending in-person who wish to speak during a Public Hearing should sign up using the form at the entrance to the Mayor and Council Chamber. In-person speakers will be called upon in the order they sign in, and will speak following virtual speakers.
Written Public Testimony
Please email the comments to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 10:00 am on the date of the meeting. Persons submitting written testimony are requested to provide their name and address. Written comments may also be submitted to the City Clerk’s Office, 111 Maryland Avenue, Rockville, Maryland, 20850. All written comments will be acknowledged by the Mayor and Council at the meeting, and added to the agenda for public viewing on the website. Written comments received after 10:00 am on the date of the hybrid public hearing will be placed in the official record as an exhibit.
The meetings can be attended in person, or viewed on Rockville 11, Comcast and Verizon cable channel 11, and livestreamed at www.rockvillemd.gov/rockville11. Video recordings of the meeting are available the following day at: www.rockvillemd.gov/videoondemand.
Please note that the Mayor and Council are tentatively scheduled to discuss the application and public testimony, and potentially make a decision on the application at their meeting of June 27, 2022.
For more detailed information on the above application, contact Sheila Bashiri, Preservation Planner in the Community Planning & Development Services Department, at email@example.com, or 240-314-8236.
NOTICE OF HEARING
Notice is hereby given that the Mayor and Council of Rockville will conduct a public hearing on Monday, March 21, 2022, at 7:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as it may be heard, via a virtual meeting in connection with a proposed budget and ordinance to appropriate funds and levy taxes for Fiscal Year 2023, including the levying of taxes on property located in special taxing districts in the Town Center. At the same time, the Council will hear testimony on a proposed Capital Improvements Program for Fiscal Year 2023 through 2027. An additional hearing on the proposed budget will be held on April 4, 2022.
In addition, the Mayor and Council will hear testimony on the proposed rates to be established for the Rockville recycling and refuse services and stormwater management utilities.
More information on the proposed budget and proposed recycling and refuse and stormwater management utility rates will be posted on Friday, February 18, 2022, and can be found at www.rockvillemd.gov/budget
Viewing Mayor and Council Meetings
The virtual meetings can be viewed on Rockville 11, channel 11 on county cable, livestreamed at www.rockvillemd.gov/rockville11, and available a day after each meeting at www.rockvillemd.gov/videoondemand.
How to Participate in the Public Hearing
Persons wishing to testify at the hearing are asked to call 240-314-8280 before
10:00 a.m. on the date of the hearing to have their names placed on the speakers’ list.
If you wish to submit comments in writing for the Public Hearing, please email the comments to firstname.lastname@example.org by no later than 10:00 a.m. on the date of the meeting. Persons submitting testimony are requested to provide their name and address.
If you wish to participate virtually in the Public Hearing during the live Mayor and Council meeting, please send your name and phone number to email@example.com no later than 10:00 a.m. on the day of the meeting. You will be connected with the City’s Information Technology Department to receive all the information you need to join the meeting by audio to share your comments.
Written comments may also be submitted to the City Clerk’s Office, 111 Maryland Avenue, Rockville, Maryland, 20850, or forwarded by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Comments received after 10:00 a.m. on the date of the public hearing will not be available to the Mayor and Council at the public hearing and will be provided to the Mayor and Council at a later date.
Mayor and Council of Rockville
By: Sara Taylor-Ferrell, City Clerk/Director of Council Operations