Brevard Shelving ETJ Expansion - For Now
The City of Brevard and Transylvania County will join forces and work with residents who live along the highway corridors leading to Asheville and Hendersonville to develop a new land-use plan for those areas of the county.
In the meantime, the city is shelving, for now, its plan to extend its area of extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ) beyond current borders.
A 13-member committee of city and county officials and interested citizens will be formed to take on the project and make a report by Oct. 1.
County commissioners and members of the public praised that decision on the ETJ at a joint c...