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Town Council Meeting 11-2018

The monthly Town Council meeting was held on November 13, 2018. The meeting agenda can be viewed here. Special Presentations and Requests Mayor Donald Buchanan thanked the Veterans Day parade committee for a job well done on the November 11th event. He also recognized the passing of Edith Jackson, who served as Vice Chairperson of the Planning Commission, along with ...

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Town Council Meeting 10-2018

The monthly Town Council meeting was held on October 9, 2018. The meeting agenda can be viewed here. Special Presentations and Requests Town Council recognized Jack Repass for his recent donation to the Tazewell Train Station. He contributed the “Tazewell” signs that originally hung on the eaves of each end of the depot.   Vickie Boothe, of Between Friends, and Amanda ...

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Town Council Meeting 09-2018

The monthly Town Council meeting was held on September 11, 2018. The meeting agenda can be viewed here. Special Presentations and Requests Mayor Donald Buchanan spoke in remembrance of the 9/11 attacks on this 17th anniversary of that day. Town of Tazewell EMS Administrator, Syndee Saleem, updated Town Council on the local preparations for Hurricane Florence. Some projections indicate 6-8 ...

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Town Council Meeting 08-2018

The monthly Town Council meeting was held on August 14, 2018. The meeting agenda can be viewed here. Special Presentations and Requests No special presentations or requests. Full video of the August 14, 2018 Town Council meeting:

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Town Council Meeting 07-2018

The monthly Town Council meeting was held on July 10, 2018. The meeting agenda can be viewed here. Special Presentations and Requests The Town of Tazewell introduced its new Public Works Director, Gary Shrader. Town Council also recognized the efforts of EMS Director, Syndee Saleem, on the receipt of a new grant from the Rescue Squad Assistance Fund from the Virginia ...

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Town Council Meeting June 2018

The monthly Town Council meeting was held on June 12, 2018. The meeting agenda can be viewed here. Special Presentations The Town of Tazewell introduced its new employees – Alice Johnson as the Payroll/HR Clerk, and Yonna Hurt, as Custodian. Chief Mills also introduced new Police Officers, William Lowe and Dylan Osborne. The Town of Tazewell also recognized Scott Cole in ...

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Town Council Meeting May 2018

The monthly Town Council meeting was held on May 9, 2018. The meeting agenda can be viewed here. Special Presentations Suzanne Grindstaff, Principal of North Tazewell Elementary School, thanked the Town Council, the Town of Tazewell Police Department, and the Town of Tazewell on behalf of the school for their ongoing support. Town Council then recognized Charity Hurst for her dedication ...

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Town Council Meeting April 2018

The monthly Town Council meeting was held on April 10, 2018. The meeting agenda can be viewed here. Special Presentations The Town of Tazewell recognized the wrestling state competition winners with coaches Deacon Young and Joey Stiltner. Congratulations to Jesse McGraw for first place, and recognition as Tazewell’s only first place ever in this competition. And, congratulations to Reid Stiltner for ...

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Town Council Meeting March 2018

The monthly Town Council meeting was held on March 13, 2018. The meeting agenda can be viewed here. Special Presentations Shawn Durham, CEO of the Four Seasons YMCA, updated the Town Council on the variety of programs and visitors the YMCA offers. Nikki Hicks, Business Marketing Coordinator for Heart of Appalachia, presented a $2,500 budget request. Claudine Blankenship, on behalf of ...

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Town Council Meeting February 2018

The monthly Town Council meeting was held on February 13, 2018. The meeting agenda can be viewed here. Special Presentations The Town of Tazewell introduced the last of its new administrative employees hired: Amber Hale, Sarah Martin, and Sonya Hamilton. In honor of Black History Month, Jeanette Wilson read the poem “Tazewell Town” from “The Voice from the Virginia Hills” written ...

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