The Boone Town Council is hosting a special public meeting to discuss the proposed Highway 105 Improvement Project.

The meeting will be in the Town Council Chambers on Blowing Rock Road on Tuesday, April 23rd at 10 a.m. All interested individuals and businesses are invited to attend.

The North Carolina Department of Transportation will be on hand to share maps of how multiple Highway 105 projects will be linked together, answer questions and get further public input.

The Boone Town Council is considering safety, efficient transportation, bike lanes, sidewalks, lighting, safe crosswalks, existing business impacts and future business development.

The Council plans to make a decision on the project soon after the meeting.