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Sunday, August 31, 2014

Janice Antonow

City OKs Callicut zoning

Property in south Oxford, commonly known as Callicutt Farms, is now ready for development after the Oxford Board of Aldermen approved the zoning for the recently annexed property. (August 28, 2014, Page 1)

Aldermen return to local television

After more than three years of not being on the air, the Oxford Board of Aldermen’s bi-monthly meetings will be shown on cable TV. The Aug. 19 meeting was aired last night at 6 p.m., but there was no sound. (August 27, 2014, Page 1)

Rooftop ban returns to city laws

Measure inadvertently left out of Land Code to prohibit rooftop dining on buildings older than 50 years old was re-added to city law by the Board of Aldermen recently. (August 26, 2014, Page 1)

Billboards begin to come down

Four of 11 billboards slated to be removed from inside the city limits of Oxford were taken down over the weekend as part of an agreement between the sign company and the city. (August 12, 2014, Page 1)

Building officials endorse staging law

The Oxford Board of Aldermen will be considering an amendment to the city’s building laws that will require developers to submit construction staging plan with the rest of their site plan documents. (June 11, 2014, Page 1, 2)

Growth sparks need for more regs

A public hearing will be held Tuesday on a new ordinance that would require developers to meet with local law enforcement and public works officials to map out their traffic control plan during construction projects. (May 19, 2014, Page 1, 7)

City raises concerns with pedicabs

During the Oxford Board of Aldermen’s regular meeting Tuesday evening, the board heard the first reading of a change to the city’s ordinance governing pedicabs that would require all pedicabs to place a “slow moving vehicle” triangle emblem on the center rear of the vehicle. (April 16, 2014, Page 1, 7)

City extends life of cemetery

The Oxford Board of Aldermen voted to move a head with a new 800 niche columbarium for the Oxford Memorial Cemetery. (April 10, 2014, Page 1A)

City adopts diversity resolution

The city of Oxford adopted a resolution Tuesday, pledging to reject discrimination of any kind. (March 5, 2014, Page 1, 2)

Shopping center planned for Hwy. 7

Developers for a proposed shopping center will ask the Oxford Planning Commission for a change in zoning for 25 acres located on the west side of Highway 7 South, near CR 322, from residential to general businesses at 5 p.m. Monday. (February 7, 2014, Page 1A)

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