Watauga County Commissioners and the Boone Town Council each hold meetings this week.

The Watauga County Board of Commissioners will meet at 5:30 PM Tuesday, August 18, 2020. The meeting will be conducted electronically. The Board Packet, including the agenda, is available online at WataugaCounty.org.

The public may access this meeting by phone or online via Zoom.

Citizens who wish to participate in the public comments portion can submit public comment by email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Public comments received by 5:00 PM on Monday, August 17 available to view by the time of the meeting. A recording of this meeting will be available by 5:00 PM on Wednesday, August 19 at WataugaCounty.org.

Among items on the agenda is a utility easement request for Rivers Walk site, a request from the Watauga Humane Society regarding their current loan, and a COVID-19 community update from AppHealthCare Health Director Jennifer Greene.

the Boone Town Council will meet Tuesday August 18 and Thursday August 20 at 6 pm and the meetings can be accessed via WebEx.

Among items on the agenda are consideration of plans for the replacement of the water tank on Deck Hill, and consideration of Town Council meeting guidelines and Roberts Rules of Order in council meetings.

Additional information is available at TownOfBoone.net.