Notice of Public Hearing, January 21, 2021



Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing before the City Council of the City of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, will be held in the Council Chambers of the Murfreesboro City Hall, 111 West Vine Street, in said City on Thursday, January 21, 2021, beginning at 6:00 o’clock P.M. for the purpose of considering a proposed amendatory ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance of the City of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, as heretofore amended, Ordinance 20-O-46 regarding compensation of members of the Board of Zoning Appeals. The proposed Ordinance is on file with the City Recorder for review by the public. 

This hearing may be held in-person or electronically, if hearing will be held electronically, determination will be made and posted on the City’s website by the Friday before the scheduled hearing.  In accordance with Executive Order No. 16 issued by Governor Bill Lee on March 20, 2020, as subsequently amended by Executive Order No. 34 on May 6, 2020, by Executive Order No. 51 on June 29, 2020, and by Executive Order No. 60 on August 28, 2020, by Executive Order No. 65 on October 28, 2020, and by Executive Order No. 71 on December 22, 2020, the meeting described above may be conducted electronically, and there may not be physical public access to the meeting due to the need to protect public health, safety and welfare in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The public may access the meetings live electronically through Murfreesboro CityTV, which may be accessed via Comcast Xfinity Channels 3 and 1094 and AT&T U-Verse Channel 99 and streamed on Roku, YouTube (, Facebook (, and the City’s website (

If you wish to speak during an electronic public hearing(s), please contact Melissa Wright at (615) 893-5210 or by 4:00 pm the day before the scheduled public hearing, to arrange participation in the public hearing remotely by video or audio.  Individuals who provide the necessary information by this time will be sent an email with electronic access instructions and will be permitted to speak either via the Zoom app or by phone. Individuals who have arranged to speak are strongly encouraged to download the Zoom app to their computer, tablet, or phone in advance of the meeting. Additional information about how the City is conducting public hearings by electronic means is available on the City’s website at

/s/ Melissa B. Wright                         
City Recorder

TO BE RUN:  January 5, 2021