The Burke County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing at 6 p.m. on May 18, 2021 in the Commissioners’ Meeting Room, Burke County Services Building, 110 N. Green St. in Morganton, NC (Door E). At the meeting they will take public comments on an amendment to the Burke County Code of Ordinances, Chapter 6, Animals. The draft ordinance is available at www.burkenc.org under “notices”. If reasonable ADA accommodations are needed to participate in the meeting, please contact the County Manager’s office at 828.764.9350 at least 48 hours prior to the meeting. To slow the spread of COVID-19, limited socially distanced seating is available in the meeting room and attendees are strongly encouraged to wear face coverings. This meeting will be streamed live on our YouTube channel, BurkeCountyNC, at 6 p.m.