The Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Monday approved a 2020-2021 budget $296,403 in the red.
The Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen’s first online meeting since the coronavirus (COVID-19) shutdown was dominated by updates on the many ways the crisis has impacted the town and its surrounding community.
The Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen voted Monday to advertise for bids on a scaled back version of its Buffalo Valley Connector Trail project after learning each of four proposals submitted in response to the town’s last request for bids had come in over budget.
UNICOI — Unicoi Alderman Jeff Linville will join Mayor Johnny Lynch as the town’s representatives on the new Unicoi County EMS control board.
Unicoi County’s new inter-local ambulance service has its third partner. On Monday, the Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen voted unanimously to join the county and the town of Erwin in a nonprofit EMS corporation to be funded by each of the three government entities.
Unicoi County leaders’ request for an expedited decision on the town of Unicoi’s participation in an agreement for a locally controlled ambulance service will go unanswered for several more weeks.
Officials from the towns of Unicoi and Erwin met with the Unicoi County Ambulance Committee Monday in the first of a series of specially called meetings to expedite the creation of a new locally controlled ambulance service.
The last operating Clinchfield Railroad caboose is coming to the town of Unicoi.
The Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Monday got its first look at alternate proposals for a 4.8-mile walking and biking trail to connect the town’s Pinnacle Fire Tower trail with the Linear Trail in Erwin.
Officials with the towns of Erwin and Unicoi got their first look Thursday at preliminary designs for pedestrian and bike trail to link the towns’ popular Pinnacle Fire Tower Trail in Unicoi and Erwin Linear Trail.
Construction of the first leg of a walking and biking trail to connect Unicoi’s Pinnacle Fire Tower Trail and the Erwin Linear Trail will not begin until sometime next year.
On Monday, the Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen gave second and final reading approval to $2.3 million budget for 2019-2020 budget that includes just over $100,000 to establish a town police department.
The town of Unicoi will continue to prohibit off-premises beer sales within 300-feet of schools, daycare centers and churches.
The Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen met in a specially called meeting Thursday to hash out terms of contract offer for the top candidate selecgted to fill he vacant Town Recorder’s office.
On notice that MedicOne Medical Response will leave Erwin as soon as a new ambulance service can be brought on board, the Unicoi County Commission Ambulance Committee got a new offer on Tuesday.