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Legislative Hearing Notice – December 5, 2022

Posted November 22, 2022

 

The Granville County Board of County Commissioners at their meeting on Monday, December 5, 2022 will hold public hearings at 7:00 PM or later at the Granville Expo and Convention Center at 4185 US Highway 15 South, Oxford, N.C. 27565.  

 

The purpose of the public hearings are to hear public comments on the following Land Development Code text amendment petitions:

 

Granville County Land Development Code Text Amendment Petition

 

AMENDMENT TO THE LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE (LDC) THAT WOULD INCREASE OPEN SPACE REQUIREMENTS FOR CLUSTER MAJOR SUBDIVISIONS IN RURAL AREAS FROM 20% TO 30% OF THE SUBDIVISION WITH A MINIMUM OF THE OPEN SPACE BEING 10% FOR ACTIVE RECREATION IN MAJOR SUBDIVISIONS.

 

Granville County Land Development Code Text Amendment Petition

 

AMENDMENT TO THE LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE (LDC) THAT WOULD ESTABLISH A NEW TRAFFIC IMPACT ANALYSIS REQUIREMENT FOR ALL HIGH IMPACT DEVELOPMENTS OR SUBDIVISIONS THAT CONTAIN 80 OR MORE DWELLING UNITS OR WHERE THE ESTIMATED TRAFFIC GENERATED FROM A SITE EXCEEDS 800 TRIPS/DAY, ACCORDING TO THE MOST RECENT EDITION OF THE INSTITUTE OF TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERS TRIP GENERATION MANUAL.

 

Changes may be made in the advertised proposals, which reflect debate, objections, and discussions at the hearings.  Any interested citizen is invited to attend.

 

For additional information or public examination, contact the Granville County Planning Department, 122 Williamsboro Street, P.O. Box 877, Oxford, NC 27565; phone 919-603-1331 or fax 919-693-6794.

Board of Commissioners Meeting Notice – November 21

Posted November 17, 2022

 

The Granville County Board of Commissioners will meet at the Granville Expo & Convention Center, 4185 Highway 15, Oxford, NC on Monday, November 21, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. for the regular scheduled meeting.

 

Any questions should be directed to Debra Weary, Clerk to the Board, at 919-603-1307 or emailed to  debra.weary@granvillecounty.org

 

View the meeting agenda.

Board of Elections Meeting Notice – November 16

The Granville County Board of Elections will hold a board meeting to count absentee and provisional ballots on Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. The Board will be conducting any other business to come before the Board.

Request for Bids – Renovation of 143 Williamsboro Street

Posted November 1, 2022

 

Request For Bids
Building Renovations & Alterations
Granville County Department of Social Services
Child Services Interior Alterations
143 Williamsboro Street, Oxford, NC 27565

 

Sealed proposals will be received until 3:00 PM, Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at the Granville County Development Office; 122 Williamsboro Street, Oxford, NC 27565 for single prime bids.

 

A Pre-Bid Conference will be held on Wednesday, November 16, 2022 beginning at 10:00AM at the site, 143 Williamsboro Street, Oxford, NC 27565. 

 

Work included in the project is listed below:

 

Interior alterations to the existing 3,308 sf space at Granville County Government Complex, 143 Williamsboro Street, Oxford, NC 27565 for the proposed location of the Granville County Department of Social Services, Child Services office in Oxford, NC to include selective demolition, new partitions, doors, finishes, and electrical modifications.

 

Plans and Project Manual may be obtained electronically by emailing the office of Stephen T. Baxter, Architect PLLC at STBaxter.ARCH@outlook.com.  All project documents will be transmitted electronically.

 

The State Department of Administration requires participation by minority or women-owned businesses according to General Statue 143-128.1(a).

 

Granville County as owner reserves the right to reject any and all bids for any reason.

 

Stephen T. Baxter, Architect PLLC                              
STBaxter.ARCH@outlook.com                                 
(919) 819-1536             

 

Granville County Development Services
Scott Phillips, Director
122 Williamsboro Street Oxford, NC 27565                                             

Parks, Greenways, and Recreation Public Input Session

Posted October 27, 2022

 

 

Join us for a public input meeting for the Granville Parks, Greenways, and Recreation Master Plan on Wednesday, November 2 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
 
The meeting will be held at the Granville County Convention and Expo Center (4185 US Highway 15 South, Oxford) and will provide the opportunity for the public to learn more about the planning process and give your input about your vision for recreation opportunities in Granville County.
 
For more information, contact Justin Jorgensen with Granville County Development Services at justin.jorgensen@granvillecounty.org.

Raccoon Tests Positive for Rabies in Oxford

Posted October 26, 2022

 

Animal Control picked up a deceased raccoon on October 20, which has since been confirmed as positive rabies case. The raccoon was found on Hancock Street near the intersection of Franklin Street in Oxford.

 

NCGS 130A-185 requires all pets to receive a rabies vaccination. State law requires it to be kept up to date. Rabies vaccinations are offered at the Granville County Animal Shelter (515 New Commerce Drive, Oxford) Tuesday through Friday from 12:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. at a cost of $6 per vaccine. Please call 919-693-6749 to make an appointment.

Fire Commission Meeting Notice

The Granville County Fire Commission will meet at Granville County Emergency Management, 5662 Cornwall Rd, Oxford, NC on Monday, November 14, 2022 at 6:00 p.m.

 

Any questions should be directed to Jason Reavis, Emergency Management Director, at 919-603-1310 or emailed to  jason.reavis@granvillecounty.org

Board of Commissioners Special Meeting Notice

Posted October 18, 2022

 

All interested persons please take notice that the Granville County Board of Commissioners will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, November 2, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. at the Granville Convention & Expo Center, 4185 Highway 15, Oxford, NC.  The purpose of the Special Meeting is for Asset Mapping for Recreation Needs.  

 

There will also be a public input session on Wednesday, November 2, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. at the Granville Convention & Expo Center. 

Notice of Meeting Dates for Board of Elections

Posted September 28, 2022

 

The Granville County Board of Elections will hold a meeting to approve absentee applications and ballots on the following dates and times listed below and any other business to come before the Board:

 

            (For General Election)

            October 4, 2022          5:00 p.m.  (Absentee meeting)

            October 11, 2022        5:00 p.m. (Absentee meeting)

            October 18, 2022        5:00 p.m. (Absentee meeting)

            October 25, 2022        5:00 p.m. (Absentee meeting)

            November 1, 2022      5:00 p.m. (Absentee meeting)

            November 7, 2022      5:15 p.m. (Absentee meeting)

            November 8, 2022      2:00 p.m. (Absentee meeting)

            November 18, 2022    11:00 a.m. (Canvass meeting)

 

Due to the NC COVID-19 State of Emergency Executive Order being lifted, all Board of Elections meeting will be in person and will no longer be live streamed by Zoom. 

 

All meetings will be held at the Granville County Board of Elections Office located 208 Wall Street, Oxford.

Design Services for North Granville Senior Center RFQ

Posted September 15, 2022

 

The County of Granville is soliciting interest and credentials from qualified professional architectural firms licensed within the State of North Carolina. Responses to the RFQ will be used to determine the relative qualifications of various firms to perform the scope of work and task specified with this request.

 

The County is seeking a firm with demonstrated expertise in design and project management related to the type of project indicated, and its attention to quality assurance, construction feasibility, and
scheduling.

 

The County is expanding their Senior Services to a new facility located in Stovall, NC. The site contains approximately 4.5 acres and is serviced with public water and sewer from the Town of Stovall. The new facility is expected to accommodate approximately 75 visitors per day. Based upon our internal assessment, the facility will include Administrative offices for a staff of three, a Dining Room and warming Kitchen to accommodate approximately 50 patrons, a Fitness room for approximately 15 to 20 patrons per session, an Art room for approximately 15 patrons per class, a Meeting / Multi-purpose room for approximately 40 visitors, and a small Computer room.

 

The County anticipates the following schedule:

 

Advertisement of RFQ September 13, 2022
Submittal of Questions September 23, 2022 (deadline)
Proposals Due October 10, 2022; 3:00 PM
Selection of Firm October 14, 2022

 

Qualification Proposals shall be sent to the following Granville County Representative:

 

Scott Phillips
Director, Granville County Development Services
PO Box 877 (Mail) or 122 Williamsboro Street (Street)
Oxford, NC 27565

 

Additional information or question can be sent to the above contact at scott.phillips@granvillecounty.org or 919-603-1425.

 

Read the full RFQ for Design Services for the North Granville Senior Center.

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