Montreat Minute 6/7/24

Landcare Receives Flat Creek Crossing Grant The Town of Montreat and the Landcare Committee gratefully thank The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina (CFWNC) for providing the Pigeon River Fund Grant of $34,065 for the Flat Creek Crossing Accessible Trail. “We are so thankful for the support of the Community Foundation as we continue to…

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Montreat Minute 5/24/24

New Non-Emergency Police Dispatch System in Place Montreat has established a new, more direct system for people to get in touch with the Montreat Police Department for Non-Emergency situations. Please note: for emergencies (see below), call 911 as before. Emergencies 911 is to be used for emergencies only. An emergency is any serious medical problem (chest…

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Montreat Minute 5/17/24

Northern Lights in Montreat? Yes Indeed! You normally think of the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) as a phenomenon seen only near both northern and southern poles. But last Friday, the Northern Lights were clearly visible here in Montreat. Martha and Gill Campbell captured the beautiful image above from the Lake Susan dam. Per NASA, the…

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Special Montreat Minute 3/18/24

Montreaters Against Honorary Designation of Assembly Drive At last Thursday’s Public Forum, we asked for opinions on whether we should add an honorary designation of “Billy Graham Way” to Assembly Drive. We received opinions at the Forum and through a subsequent survey. The overwhelming response is to not establish an honorary designation on Assembly Drive.…

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Special Montreat Minute 3/13/24

Come to the Public Forum tomorrow, Thursday, March 14 Tomorrow’s Public Forum, 6:30pm in the Town Hall Community Room, will be slightly different than usual. Mayor Helms will be asking an important question on which the Town Council would like your feedback. The question involves honorary street naming of Assembly Drive. Come offer your opinion…

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Montreat Minute 03/08/24

Introducing the Montreat Community Email Listserv! Come join the newly formed Montreat Community Email Listserv, a private community email group open only to Montreat property owners and residents. It is being offered as a convenient and fun way to connect with fellow Montreaters for conversation, to share information and resources, to request help or advice,…

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UPDATED March Town Council Meeting Packet 03/14/24

Regular Meeting Notice The packet can be found here Thursday, March 14, 2024 – 7:00 p.m. Town Hall The Montreat Board of Commissioners will hold a Regular Meeting on Thursday, March 14, 2024 at 7:00 p.m. The Public Forum will begin at 6:30 p.m. in Town Hall. This meeting will be available by Zoom. Link…

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