PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Board of the Town of New Hope, Portage County, Wisconsin, will be holding a public hearing on a proposed update to its Comprehensive Plan on October 24, 2017 at 6:00 pm at North New Hope Church located at 845 County Road T North, Amherst Junction, WI.
The Town of New Hope Plan Commission voted on September 11, 2017 to recommend the proposed amendments of the Town of New Hope 2005 Comprehensive Plan to the New Hope Town Board.
Updates to the Plan include demographic, housing and socioeconomic information using the 2010 Decennial Census and American Community Survey; updated information related to transportation, utilities and community facilities, agricultural and natural resources, economic development, intergovernmental cooperation, and land use; and amendments to the Town’s Future Land Use and Zoning maps.
A copy of the proposed amendments is available for viewing prior to the public hearing at the Portage County Planning and Zoning Office located at the County Annex, 1462 Strongs Avenue, Stevens Point, as well as the Portage County website and Town of New Hope website. For more information regarding the Town of New Hope Comprehensive Plan update, contact Town Plan Commission Chair, Todd Knepfel, at 715-824-3452.
Town of New Hope 2017 Proposed Comprehensive Plan: ftp://gisinfo.co.portage.wi.
Agenda Town of New Hope Regular Board Meeting
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 – 7:00 p.m. at Town Hall, 9785 Town Hall Road
- Call to order.
- Review/Approval of minutes.
- Persons who wish to address the Board.
- Presentation by Jenny Larson on Groundwater Protection.
- Fire Department budget report.
- Road Improvement report.
- Recycling Event.
- Set date for the 2018 Town of New Hope Budget workshop.
- Payment of bills.
- Next meeting date.
Agenda Town of New Hope Special Board Meeting
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 – 6:00 p.m. at North New Hope Church, 845 County Road T N, Amherst Junction
- Call to order.
- Public Hearing – Proposed update to the Town of New Hope Comprehensive Plan.
- Ordinance – Adopting Amendment to the Town of New Hope Comprehensive Plan.