By: Sutton StokesJuly 17, 2022

City Hall News: Week of July 18, 2022

Meeting this week are the Elkins Sanitary Board, the Elkins Planning Commission, and the Elkins Historic Landmarks Commission. Also meeting is council’s Finance Committee and ad hoc Organizational Audit Committee.

Utility bills and in-city Fire & Rescue Service fees are due Wednesday. Pay online here:

The Sanitary Board meets Monday at 10 a.m. Agenda items include a reimbursement request from a Davis Street resident, discussion of a check valve installation for a Davis Street resident, discussion of a policy for installation of check valves, and consideration of the board’s employee take-home vehicle policy.

Also on Monday, the Planning Commission holds a public hearing and meeting at 7 p.m. The purpose is to hear and consider action on public comments on proposed amendments to the city’s comprehensive plan necessitated by the proposed zoning law that council is now considering. More information:

At its meeting Tuesday at 1 p.m., the Organizational Audit Committee will work on the structure of the building inspector/code enforcement position.

The Historic Landmarks Commission meets Tuesday at 4 p.m., in the Darden House (next to city hall). There are no new business items.

Meeting in special session Wednesday at 12 p.m., the Finance Committee considers the compensation level of the city treasurer.

All meetings are open to the public and, unless otherwise stated, held at Elkins City Call (401 Davis Avenue). Find agendas and other meeting information here:


City Hall News

Cataloged in:


Parking Announcement

Beginning May 14, 2018, the Elkins Police Department will be monitoring and issuing citations for vehicles parked facing against the flow of traffic per W.Va. Code § 17C-13-4(a). This activity occurs primarily in residential neighborhoods and presents a significant safety concern for […]

Read More

COE Strategic Plan

Since late 2017 City of Elkins’ elected and appointed officials have been working on a strategic plan for the City and it is nearly ready for adoption. With the help of a highly experienced and qualified facilitator, officials met in February 2018 […]

Read More

Police Civil Service Testing

The City of Elkins Policeman’s Civil Service Commission has announced testing dates for entry-level officers. For general information on how the civil service process works and how the City utilizes this process to fill vacant positions, click here. If you are interested in […]

Read More
Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Stay up to date with the latest news and alerts by signing up for our newsletter!

You have Successfully Subscribed!