View past agendas and minutes for Morgantown City Council.
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Meeting Summary
Public Meetings
NOTE: Committee of the Whole Meetings are intended to provide an opportunity for the Morgantown City Council to receive information, ask questions and identify policy options in an informal setting. No official action is taken at these meetings.

  • Director of Morgantown Public Library - Sarah Palfrey.
    • Ms. Palfrey presented to council the Morgantown Public Library System's Annual Report.
  • Gift and Memorial Policy - Joe Morris, Chairperson, Urban Landscape Commission
    • Mr. Morris presented to council proposed updates to the city's Gift and Memorial Policy.
  • School Resource Officer Program - Adam Henkins, Director of Safe Schools, Monongalia County Schools
    • Mr. Henkins presented council with information about the School Resource Officer Program.
  • MUB Discussion of the Raw Water Line Route - Tim Ball, General Manager
    • Mr. Ball presented council with information about the route that MUB has selected for its Raw Water Line through White Park.

Public Portion
  • JoNell Strough expressed her opposition with MUB's selected route of the Raw Water Line through White Park.
  • James Giuliani expressed his concerns about the city and MUB's handling of his properties on Richwood Avenue. 
  • Elizabeth Sneethen expressed her opposition with MUB's selected route of the Raw Water Line through White Park.
  • James Kotcon spoke to council about a new climate action initiative that was being taken up by the Sierra Club.
  • Judy Semler expressed her support for MUB's selected route of the Raw Water Line through White Park.
  • Twila Medding expressed her opposition with MUB's selected route of the Raw Water Line through White Park.
  • Ellen McCabe expressed her support for MUB's selected route of the Raw Water Line through White Park.
 Items for Discussion
  • Morgantown Public Library
    • There was no discussion on this item.
  • Gift and Memorial Policy
    • This would update the city's Gift and Memorial Policy.
    • This item was moved to the September 3 City Council Regular Meeting Agenda. 
  • School Resource Officer Program
    • There was no discussion on this item.
  • License Agreement - Terms and Conditions MUB Granted Access to White Park for the Purposes of Establishing a Raw Water Line.
    • This agreement would grant MUB access to land in White Park for the construction of a Raw Water Line.
    • This item was modified and moved to the September 3 City Council Regular Meeting Agenda. At the next meeting, council will voice its support for a specific route which will be included in a future license agreement.
  • July 2019 Monthly General Fund Balance Report and Detailed Budget Report
    • This monthly report to council shows the status (revenue/expenses) of the General Fund and current city budget.
August 28 - Urban Landscape
August 29 - Woodburn School Redevelopment 

Sept. 3 - City Council
Sept. 4 - Traffic Commission
Sept. 5 - Bicycle Board
Sept. 5 - Health & Wellness 
Sept. 9 - Pedestrian Safety
Sept. 9 - Met Theatre
Sept. 9 - Neighborhood CC
Sept. 11 - Sunnyside Up! 

Sept. 11 - BOPARC
Sept. 11 - Transit Authority
Sept. 12 - Parking Authority
Sept. 12 - Planning Commission
Sept. 16 - MUB
Sept. 17 - Sister Cities Committee
Sept. 17 - City Council
Sept. 18 - Main Street Morgantown
Sept. 18 - Board of Zoning Appeals
Sept. 18 - Historic Landmarks
Sept. 19 - Libary Board
Sept. 19 - Museum Commission
Sept. 19 - Human Rights Commission
Sept. 23 - Tree Board
Sept. 24 - Committee of the Whole
Sept. 25 - Housing Advisory
Sept. 25 - Urban Lanscape
Sept. 26 - Land Reuse Agency
Sept. 26 - Woodburn School Redevelopment

Check out the calendar on the City of Morgantown website for specific information on public meeting times and locations.
Jobs & Volunteer Opportunities
There are currently openings for the following positions:
  • IT Manager (Deadline to apply is September 9).
  • Police Officer (Deadline to apply is November 1).
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There are currently openings on the following boards and commissions: 
  • Board of Zoning Appeals
  • Human Rights Commission
  • Land Reuse & Preservation Agency
  • Morgantown Utility Board
  • Planning Commission
  • Ward & Boundary Commission
  • Fire Code Board of Appeals
  • Woodburn School Redevelopment Commission
  • Library Board
  • Metropolitan Theatre Commission
  • Sister Cities Commission
  • Traffic Commission
  • Housing Advisory Board
  • Ward and Boundary Commission
  • Building Commission
  • Morgantown Housing Advisory 

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