Daily Beat: Nov. 10, 2015

Howard Coble


• Common folk and dignitaries, including Gov. Pat McCrory, pay their respects to former Congressman Howard Coble, who’s funeral service takes place at Westover Church, located at 505 Muirs Chapel Road in Greensboro, at noon.

Weatherspoon Art Museum in Greensboro offers a free, docent-led tour of the 2015 UNCG Department of Art Faculty Biennial at noon.

• The Housing Authority of Winston-Salem meets at 500 W. Fourth St. at noon. Pick up our print issue tomorrow for news about the opening the new Camden Station public housing community.

• Supporters of the Fight for $15 movement march from the Central Carolina Worker Justice Center, located at 407 E. Washington St. in Greensboro, to Governmental Plaza at 12:30 p.m. A rally takes place at Governmental Plaza from 1 to 2 p.m. Then, at 3 p.m., a bus departs for Durham for a statewide rally.

• The transportation advisory committee of the Greensboro Urban Area MPO meets in Council Chambers at Melvin Municipal Office Building, located at 300 W. Washington St., from 2 to 4 p.m. to adopt the BiPed Plan Update and adopt a Complete Streets Policy. Meeting materials here.

• The community development/housing/general government committee of Winston-Salem City Council meets in Room 239 of City Hall, located at 101 N. Main St., at 4:30 p.m. Agenda here.

• #BlackLivesMatter protests in front of Melvin Municipal Office Building, located at 300 W. Washington St., at 4:30 p.m., in advance of the city council meeting.


• Greensboro City Council meets at Council Chamber at Melvin Municipal Office Building, located at 300 W. Washington St., at 5 p.m. Agenda here.

• The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School Board discusses curriculum changes for the 2016-17 school year when it meets in the auditorium at the Education Building, located at 4801 Bethania Station Road, at 5 p.m.

• The public works committee of Winston-Salem City Council receives a presentation on the downtown street study and an operational analysis by the Winston-Salem Transit Authority when it meets in Room 239 at City Hall at 6 p.m.

• The High Point Planning & Zoning Commission meets in City Council Chambers at the Municipal Building, located at 211 S. Hamilton St., from 6 to 7 p.m.