Notice is hereby given that on December 9, 2014, the Board of Supervisors of the County of Wythe, Virginia (the “County”) will conduct a public hearing, which may be continued or adjourned, as required under applicable law, in accordance with Section 15.2-2606 of the Code of Virginia of 1950, as amended, with respect to the adoption by the Board of a resolution or resolutions, as may be necessary or convenient, regarding the proposed permanent financing of certain infrastructure improvements. The purpose of the financing is for (i) water system improvements, expansions and renovations, including providing service to the Barren Springs community; (ii) the renovation,rehabilitation, expansion, construction and equipping of Rural Retreat Middle School, Sheffey Elementary School, Fort Chiswell Middle School, Spiller Elementary School, and Speedwell Elementary School including but not limited to additional classrooms and gymnasiums, heating and air conditioning systems, plumbing facilities, window, door, ceiling and lighting upgrades, security systems, furnishings, bleachers, walkway and parking improvements and ADA upgrades necessary for its facilities; and (iii) related engineering, administrative and financing costs (collectively, “the Project”). The County plans to fund the Project through a general obligation bond to be issued in aprincipal amount not to exceed $10,000,000. This amount is not in addition to the sums borrowedearlier for the Project on an interim basis. This financing is to borrow sums for the permanent financing of the Project, including paying off interim financing related to the school renovations($8,025,000), which was borrowed in July of 2013.
The public hearing, which may be continued or adjourned, will be conducted at 7:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, by the Board of Supervisors in the Board Room of the County Administration Building, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, Virginia. Interested persons mayappear at such time and place and present their views whether orally or in writing, or submit writtencomments prior to the hearing. The County may set time limits on speakers and other rules andprocedures for the conduct of this public hearing. Any persons with disabilities are urged to contact the County Administrator’s Office at (276) 223-4500 prior to the public hearing to arrange for any necessary accommodations. For additional information, please contact the County Administrator’s Office.
BY ORDER OF THE WYTHE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
R. CELLELL DALTON, COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR