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    New Bern Appearance Commission

    This commission consists of seven (7) members who serve three-year terms, four of whom shall reside within the city's corporate limits, and one of whom shall reside either within the city's corporate limits or within the city's extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ). All members are appointed by the Board of Aldermen. At least three members of the commission shall have had special training or experience in a design field, such as architecture, landscape design, horticulture, city planning, or a closely related field.  The commission shall serve the Board of Aldermen in an advisory capacity, and shall recommend to the Board programs which it considers appropriate to enhance and improve the visual quality and aesthetic characteristics of the city.

    The commission meets the second Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. at New Bern Parks & Recreation Administration Office located at 1307 Country Club Road. All meetings are open to the public.  

    March 8, 2018, 6 p.m.
    Parks & Recreation Administration, 1307 Country Club Road

    1. Pledge of Allegiance
    2. Swearing in – New Member, John Phaup
    3. Roll Call
    4. Welcome
    5. Approve February, 2018 Minutes
    6. Old Business
          A. Tree Removal Request - Sky Sail, 100 Middle Street, revisit
    7. New Business - Joseph Cannon
          A. Arbor Day Celebration – Friday, March 16
          B. Ordinance Sect. 15-37; b and c
          C. Ordinance 78-7: Topping of Trees
          D. Current recommended tree list