NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS

 

Please take notice that on Monday, November 21, 2022, at 7:00 p.m., the Remington Town Council will conduct public hearings at the Remington Town Hall at 105 East Main Street, Remington, Virginia to receive public comment on the following:

      ORDINANCE NO. 05-22

ORDINANCE NO.05-22 ELIMINATES THE REQUIREMENT THAT RESIDENTS OF THE TOWN PURCHASE AND DISPLAY A TOWN DECAL ON MOTOR VEHICLES

      ORDINANCE NO. 06-22

ORDINANCE 06-22 AMENDS SECTION 20-1, "BAD CHECK FEES" OF THE REMINGTON TOWN CODE AND PROVIDES FOR AN INCREASE IN THE FEE FROM $35 TO $50 FOR THE UTTERING, PUBLISHING OR PASSING OF ANY CHECK OR DRAFT FOR PAYMENT OF TAXES OR ANY OTHER SUMS DUE TO THE TOWN OF REMINGTON WHICH IS SUBSEQUENTLY RETURNED FOR INSUFFICIENT FUNDS OR BECAUSE THERE IS NO ACCOUNT OR THE ACCOUNT HAS BEEN CLOSED.  ORDINANCE NO. 06-22 ALSO REQUIRES THAT ALL FUTURE PAYMENTS BE MADE IN CASH.  ORDINANCE 06-22 IS CONSIDERED PURSUANT TO THE GRANT OF AUTHORITY CONTAINED IN VIRGINIA CODE SECTION 15.2-106.

              ORDINANCE NO. 07-22

LEVY OF CIGARETTE TAX UPON THE SALE OR USE OF CIGARETTES AT A RATE OF $0.02 PER CIGARETTE SOLD OR $0.40 PER PACK EFFECTIVE DECEMBER 1, 2022; ADOPT AMENDMENT TO THE REMINGTON TOWN CODE TO RELATING TO CIGARETTE TAX; APPROVE TOWN’S PARTICIPATION AND AUTHORIZE EXECUTION OF AGREEMENT WITH THE NORTHERN VIRGINIA CIGARETTE TAX BOARD; DELEGATE TO THE NORTHERN VIRGINIA CIGARETTE TAX BOARD THE ADMINISTRATION, COLLECTION, AND ENFORCEMENT OF THE CIGARETTE TAX ORDINANCE; APPOINT CLERK OF THE TOWN OF REMINGTON, OR DESIGNEE, AS TOWN’S NORTHERN VIRGINIA CIGARETTE TAX BOARD REPRESENTATIVE.

A complete copy of Ordinance Nos. 05-22, 06-22 and 07-22 may be obtained by contacting Town Hall at (540) 439-3220, 105 East Main Street, Remington, Virginia 22734.  Following the public hearing, the Remington Town Council may take action to approve Ordinance Nos. 05-22, 06-22 and 07-22.  Any person with a disability seeking assistance is asked to contact Town Hall in advance of the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made in advance.