MW City Council to discuss rezoning property along Highway 44

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Public comment encouraged by Mayor

By Mallory Bilger

MOUNT WASHINGTON -- The Mount Washington City Council will discuss at this evening's meeting a proposal to rezone residential properties along Highway 44 within the city limits to B-1 Highway Commercial.

The proposal was introduced by Councilman Dennis Griffin, who claims the future of business growth in the city is along Highway 44.

The proposal would affect all residential property owners within the Highway 44 corridor from city limit to city limit within 350 feet of the highway.

Mayor Joetta Calhoun is encouraging public comment on the proposal. The city council meetings tonight, 6:30 p.m. at the City Hall Annex on Branham Way.