Pursuant to the provisions of Section 15.2-2204 of the 1950 Code of Virginia, as amended, the Town of Vinton, Virginia, hereby gives notice of public hearings to be held by the Planning Commission on Thursday, November 19, 2020, at 7:00 p.m., and by the Town Council on December 1, 2020, at 7:00 p.m. The Planning Commission will also hold a work session on November 19th, at 6:30 p.m., prior to the public hearing.

The purpose of each public hearing is to receive comments concerning:

1. Petition of Giacomo Montuori, for a Special Use Permit (SUP) for a proposed commercial indoor amusement use, located at 700 Hardy Road, Vinton, Virginia, tax map number 060.20-05-64.00-0000, zoned GB General Business District.

Further information concerning each public hearing, may be obtained in the Planning and Zoning Department located at 311 South Pollard Street, Vinton, Virginia 24179, 540-983-0605. Interested persons may be heard at the above public hearings. In light of the ongoing COVID-19 emergency, participation in this public hearing by Planning Commission members, Council members, staff, and the public will be available through electronic or other alternative means. The public may comment on this request by emailing, by calling 540-983-0605 or writing to the Principal Planner, Vinton Municipal Building, 311 S. Pollard Street, Vinton, Virginia 24179. Voicemails, emails and other messages containing comments on the request will be provided to both the Commission and Council members. The public also may be able to comment during the electronic public hearings. Citizens interested in this option must register in advance by calling the Town Clerk’s Office at 540-983-0607 or sending an email to by 12 Noon on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, for Planning Commission public hearing, and/or by noon on Monday, November 30, 2020, for Town Council public hearing. The public can observe these meetings through a livestream on the Town’s Facebook page at Additional information concerning the meetings and the public hearings will be made available on the Town’s website at least three days before each meeting date.

Comments and grievances can be submitted in writing to the Town Manager’s Office, Town of Vinton, Virginia at 311 South Pollard Street, Vinton, VA 24179 or by phone at
(540) 983-0607, or Virginia Relay Service 711 until December 1, 2020 at 5pm.

Persons requiring special assistance to attend and participate at this public meeting should contact the Town Manager’s office at (540) 983-0607.

Anita J. McMillan,
Planning and Zoning Director

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