Public Meetings Online
The Luzerne County Council will hold a Voting Session on Tuesday, July 27, 2021, beginning at 6:01 PM in the Council Meeting Room of the Luzerne County Courthouse. The Voting Session will be immediately followed by a Work Session. The Public Hearings that start at 5:30 PM use the same meeting information.
There are a multiple ways to attend Council Meetings:
- Service Electric Cable Channel 9
- YouTube Live Stream – https://www.youtube.com/c/WyomingValleyBus/live
Login to Youtube with a Google (Gmail) account is required. You may setup a login at any time prior to the start of the meeting.
- Zoom Webinar– https://www.LuzerneCounty.org/CouncilMeeting
- To Join Via Web: ZOOM WEB CLIENT
No account is necessary after installing Zoom or joining via your web browser. Fill in your name and email address to join the meeting. (If using your cellphone, for a better experience, download the Zoom from the Apple or Google Play Store, then open the link and continue in the application.
There are multiple ways to provide Public Comment at a Council meeting. When you connect or call in we ask that you announce to the moderator your name & municipality and the comment period during which you are interested in speaking. Public comments at the start of each session are limited to the item(s) on the agenda, which is available at https://www.luzernecounty.org/AgendaCenter/Luzerne-County-Council-2. Public comments at the end of each session may be on any related Council matter. Comments are limited to 3 minutes per speaker.
- Chat Section of the Zoom Webinar
You may type your comments at any time; they will be answered at the appropriate time. Please provide your NAME and MUNICIPALITY and which session and comment period they are intended for. Anonymous comments will not be forwarded.
- Call in by telephone – US: 833 548 0282 (Toll Free) Webinar ID: 923 5350 2486 Passcode: 200247
We ask that you only speak when it is "your turn at the podium." We also ask that you minimize any background noise so as to be clearly heard and not disturb or interrupt the other public speakers. If your phone has a mute feature, as a courtesy to others, please use it when not speaking. If you are also watching online or on television, please lower the volume of your speakers so as not to create feedback/echoes. (Note that the meeting ID will be different for each meeting.)
- Email prior to meeting – LCCMPC@LuzerneCounty.org
Please include your name and municipality in your e-mail and indicate which session and comment period your comments are for. (i.e. Voting Session agenda item, Voting Session non-agenda item, or Work Session) All comments must be submitted by 3:00 PM the day of the Meeting. Emails will be forwarded to Council Members. During the Meeting, the name of the sender and topic will be announced. Copies of the emails will be posted to the Agenda Center under the corresponding Meeting at: https://www.luzernecounty.org/AgendaCenter/Luzerne-County-Council-2.
Note: Comments typed into the "chat" feature of YouTube are not part of the meeting, will not be seen by Council and will not be made part of of the record.
Committee Meetings will only be broadcast on Microsoft Teams/Zoom Webinar. See below for the links to individual meetings. The instructions and notes above for Council meetings also apply to Committee meetings. The Public may participate during the comments period by telephone at the numbers and conference IDs shown below. Public comments may may also be typed into the Q&A Section or sent by email to LCCMPC@LuzerneCounty.org. Please indicate which Committee meeting your comments are intended for.
Standing Luzerne County Council Committees
Authorities, Boards and Commissions Committee - Thursday, July 15th 2021 @ 6:00 PM
- Teams Meeting - https://www.LuzerneCounty.org/TeamsABCCommittee
- Public Comment - 570-340-0615 Conference ID:197 731 324# On your smartphone: 5703400615,,197731324#
Budget, Finance and Audit Committee - TBA
- Zoom Webinar- https://www.LuzerneCounty.org/BFACommittee
Legislative Committee - TBA
Real Estate Committee - TBA
- Zoom Webinar - https://www.LuzerneCounty.org/RealEstateCommittee
Strategic Initiative Committees
Ad Hoc Luzerne County Council Committees
Act 13 Grant Committee - TBA
Code Review Committee - TBA
Council Related Committees
Blighted Property Review Committee
ELECTIONS INQUIRY COMMITTEE - TBA
Plains TIF Committee
Riverfront Park Committee
Special Election Decision Committee - Monday, July 26th @ 4:00 PM
For information on Authorities, Boards, and Commissions meetings, please see the ABC Meetings Online page.