Town News

PLEASE JOIN US FOR THIS WEEK’S TOWN COUNCIL MEETING:

When: Tuesday, 3/12/19 at 5:00 pm

Where: Lake Lure Town Hall, 2948 Memorial Highway, Lake Lure, NC 28746

Agenda:
  • Mayor’s Communications
  • Town Manager Communications: Hoist Project Updates, NC Department of Transportation Projects, Bridge at Dam, Buffalo Creek Road Updates, Chimney Rock State Park Egress
  • Public Hearings: Proposed Ordinance - Commercial Lighting Amortization, Proposed 2019-2024 Capital Improvements Plan 
  • Council Liaison Reports
  • Public Comment
  • Consent Agenda
    • Adoption of Minutes
    • Proposed Resolution Dissolving the Asset Management Advisory Board
    • Proposed Resolution Acknowledging Instruments and Agreements Between Lake Lure Community Education Foundation, Inc. and the Town of Lake Lure
    • Proposed Resolution Records Retention Schedule
    • Budget Amendment - Beach Walkway on Peninsula
    • Approval of Contract Between the Town of Lake Lure and Martin Starnes & Associates, CPAs, P.A. to Audit Accounts for the Town of Lake Lure
  • New Business:
    • Request to waive the Peddling Ordinance
    • Request to Suspend Zoning Regulations for the Olympiad’s Lure of the Lake Swim Event
    • Proposed Ordinance on Commercial Lighting Amortization
    • Proposed 2019-2024 Capital Improvements Plan
    • Golf Course Lease Agreement Review

 
 
MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR THESE IMPORTANT COMMUNITY MEETINGS & EVENTS

•    3/12/19 @5:00PM: Town of Lake Lure Town Council Meeting at Town Hall

•    3/13/19 from 12:00-4:30pm: American Red Cross Blood Drive at Lake Lure Fire Department

•    3/19/19 from 5:30-7:30: Hickory Nut Gorge Recharge at Hickory Nut Gorge Outreach

•    4/4/19 @ 11:00am Mountain Branch Library Books and Bites Luncheon with Kimmerly Martin "Queen of Hearts" at The 1927 Lake Lure Inn and Spa

  • 4/9/19 @ 5:00PM Town of Lake Lure Town Council Meeting at Town Hall

•    4/15/19 @ 11:30 am Soar into Spring Fashion Show and Luncheon: at Legends on the Lake

•    4/20/19 from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm: 10th Annual Sale on the Trail at Morse Park

•    4/27/19 @8:30am: Lake Lure Classical Academy Raptor Run at Morse Park

•    4/27/19 @11:00am-12:00pm Lake Lure Ring in Spring Event at the Flowering Bridge

•    5/10-11/19: Lake Lure Spring Classic Boat and Auto Show

•    5/14/19 @5:00 pm: Town of Lake Lure Town Council Meeting at Town Hall

•    5/11/19: Annual SprinGo Festival at Chimney Rock Village

•    5/11/19: Rutherford County Symphony Concert at Chimney Rock Gathering Place.

•    6/8/19: Lake Lure Olympiad open water swim at Lake Lure Beach

•    7/3/19: Lake Lure Fireworks Show

•    7/4/19: Rumbling Bald Fireworks Show


Please click here to learn more details about upcoming events and meetings you will not want to miss.  If you have information about additional events you would like to add to our calendar please contact Laura Krejci @ Communincations@townoflakelure.com 

 



   
DUKE ENERGY UPDATE
 
Fortunately the tree was successfully removed yesterday afternoon, 2/28/19 and the power was out temporarily for about an hour, as anticipated.
 
 
TEMPORARY POWER OUTAGE 2/28/19 AT 2:30 PM
 

The Town of Lake Lure has been notified that Duke Energy will be temporarily shutting off the power to Buffalo Shoals Road area today, 2/28/19 at approximately 2:30PM.  This temporary power outage is a part of an emergency service effort to remove a tree that has fallen on a main feeder line.  Duke Energy reports that the temporary power outage is estimated to last an hour or more.  Further updates will be posted here.


 
A MESSAGE FROM THE MAYOR
Community Growth & Development
by Kevin Cooley, Mayor, Town of Lake Lure, NC