BECKLEY, W.V. (LOOTPRESS) – Tuesday night, Beckley Common Council approved the first reading of an ordinance authorizing the purchase of 6.158 acres on New River Drive for $240,000. The property is located next to the Moose Lodge.
According to Mayor Rob Rappold, the Beckley Sanitary Board, currently housed on South Heber Street, will relocate to the New River Drive property.
The second reading of the ordinance will be held in two weeks during the regular meeting on Tuesday, October 26, 2021. Council will hear public comments on the issue during the meeting.