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Notice of Public Hearing

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING & SPECIAL TOWN COUNCIL MEETING

CORPORATION OF HARPERS FERRY, WEST VIRGINIA

MUNICIPAL HOME RULE PILOT PROGRAM PLAN/APPLICATION

Notice is hereby given by the Corporation of Harpers Ferry, West Virginia that it will hold a public hearing on November 2, 2015 at 7:00 PM during a special meeting of the Town Council at Harpers Ferry Town Hall, Council Chambers, 1000 Washington St., Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.

The purpose of this public hearing is to discuss the Corporation of Harpers Ferry’s proposed written plan for Home Rule. This information will be utilized by the Corporation of Harpers Ferry in its application for acceptance into Phase III of the West Virginia Municipal Home Rule Pilot Program, established by Chapter 8, Article 1, Section 5a of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended.

The Corporation of Harpers Ferry’s proposed Home Rule plan will be available for public inspection beginning October 2, 2015 in the municipal offices at Harpers Ferry Town Hall, Washington Street, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, during regularly posted business hours. The Corporation may choose to make the plan available for public inspection at other locations, or online, in addition to being available at Town Hall.

All interested citizens are invited to attend the public hearing scheduled on Monday, November 2, 2015 at 7:00 PM, and to present oral or written comments concerning Harpers Ferry’s proposed Home Rule plan. Written comments may be addressed to Office of the Mayor, Corporation of Harpers Ferry, PO Box 217, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, 25425.

The first reading of the ordinance approving the Corporation of Harpers Ferry’s Home Rule plan and application will take place on November 2, 2015 immediately following the public hearing at 7:00 PM at Town Hall, Council Chambers, 1000 Washington Street, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.