PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE AND SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING
Notice is hearby given that the Town Council of the Town of Bloomsburg will hold a public meeting on Monday, July 29, 2019 at 6:00pm local time at the Bloomsburg Fire Department 911 Market Street, Bloomsburg PA 17815. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the pending changes by FEMA to the Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM). The new FIRM will take into consideration the 2011 Lee Event and may change the Base Flood Elevation. Property owners of the Town of Bloomsburg are invited to attend this meeting to ask questions regarding these changes and to get information about numerous flood protection initiatives happening within the Town.
Following the public meeting at the same location at 7:00pm a Public Hearing will be held at the start of a Special Council Meeting to discuss and consider enactment of an Ordinance Amendment to the Town of Bloomsburg Chapter 8 Floodplain Ordinance. The Council may also act on any other business that comes before them at that time. A copy of the proposed ordinance may be examined at Bloomsburg Town Hall, the Press Enterprise, and the Columbia County Law Library.
Any person with a disability requiring special accommodation to attend the meeting should notify the Town Hall at 570-784-7703 no later than five business days prior to the meeting. Every effort will be made to provide reasonable accommodation.