During the monthly Pennington Gap town meeting that was held on Monday, May 18
The council is working towards finding a site for the future town hall. Art Meade, of the Weldon Cooper Center will be helping to gather information to provide options to the council on a site.
The Virginia Division of Game and Inland Fisheries has approved the North Fork of Powell River as a Trout stream starting at Leeman Field bridge to Food City Bridge. They will be stocking it in October of 2015, and in hopes to make that a "kids fishing day only'
The ATV trail is still in the works and engineer Jeff Cockran of The Lane Group updated the council on the project. There are two phases to the project. First the town is completing the first 10-mile section from Leeman Field into Stone Mountain, and the Estes Brothers Construction Company is adding 30 additional miles from Purcell into Stone Mountain. Expected competion date is set for August 30, 2015.