The Roanoke Equity and Empowerment Advisory Board will virtually conduct a public hearing on Thursday, March 4, 2021 at 6:30pm to receive comments from the community regarding the work of the Board. The Board has been appointed by the City Council to advise them on actions that may be taken to address the Interwoven Equity policies contained within the City's Comprehensive Plan https://planroanoke.org/interwoven-equity/ and to aid the Council in other policy matters related to equity and empowerment. The Board is interested in receiving comments from the community regarding these matters.
Further, the Board is interested in receiving suggestions for the renaming of Lee Plaza located adjacent to the Noel C Taylor Municipal Building. Community members interested in participating in the public hearing should contact Angie O'Brien, with the City Manager's office at [email protected] or (540) 853-2333 by Noon March 4 to receive information on how to participate in the hearing.