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November 17, 2014 at 4:36 PM

City Manager announces succession plan for Chief of Police

Asheville Police Chief William Anderson announced Friday, November 14 his plans for retirement effective December 31.  A recruitment process is underway fo... […] read more

November 14, 2014 at 4:49 PM

APD Chief William Anderson announces retirement

Chief William Anderson today announced his retirement from the Asheville police department, effective December 31. Chief Anderson retires with 37 years of publ... […] read more

November 11, 2014 at 12:52 PM

Ending Veteran Homelessness in Asheville and Buncombe County

Mayor Esther Manheimer has signed on to the Mayors’ Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness by the end of 2015, a program initiated earlier in the year by F... […] read more

November 10, 2014 at 1:37 PM

Craven Street improvement project moves to next phase

The Craven Street improvement project underway in west Asheville moves to the next phase this week. During that time, Craven Street will be closed between Wayne... […] read more

November 07, 2014 at 4:59 PM

Details released about police department change initiatives

During the week of October 27, City Manager Gary Jackson announced several initiatives intended to bolster change within the Asheville Police Department (APD).&... […] read more

November 05, 2014 at 10:03 AM

City begins next phase in 123 Graffiti Free initiative

 Letters are going out via certified and regular mail informing  property owners who still have graffiti on their buildings  that the graffiti is... […] read more

October 31, 2014 at 4:47 PM

City Manager announces outside audit of APD radar and citations

Asheville City Manager Gary Jackson announced on Friday that he is calling for an outside audit of Asheville Police Department citations issued using radar guns... […] read more

October 31, 2014 at 4:44 PM

Unveiling ceremony for 51 Biltmore Public Art Project “Daydreamer” Mural

The City of Asheville and the Public Art and Cultural Commission will host a ceremony on Saturday, November 8 at 12:00 p.m. to celebrate the unveiling of the ne... […] read more

October 28, 2014 at 12:12 PM

City Manager bolsters change efforts for Asheville Police Department

City Manager Gary Jackson told an Asheville City Council committee on Monday that steps are being implemented to bolster change within the A... […] read more

October 09, 2014 at 11:15 AM

Oct. 25 symposium draws community into transportation planning

Everyone needs to get around. That’s the simple idea behind Asheville In Motion, an evolving and exciting community-based initiative designed to increase ... […] read more

October 09, 2014 at 9:59 AM

Mayor Manheimer's State of the City address

Mayor Manheimer shares why cities are important and spotlights the city's sense of pride in culture, creativity and sense of place. […] read more

October 03, 2014 at 2:25 PM

Innovation District Meeting set for Oct. 6

The City of Asheville will hold an informational meeting on Monday, October 6 on proposed Municipal Service Districts (also known as Innovation Districts) in th... […] read more

September 26, 2014 at 5:26 PM

AFD’s Fire Prevention Kick off Event Sept. 28

This year’s event will be held on September 28th at Sam’s Club from 12:00p.m.-3:00p.m.  The event will include fire trucks, AFD’s Ha... […] read more

August 29, 2014 at 2:34 PM

City government offices closed Monday, Sept. 1

Asheville city government offices will be closed Monday, September 1 in observance of the Labor Day Holiday.   […] read more

August 14, 2014 at 3:06 PM

Update on Vermont Avenue repaving

 In this video, Director of Public Works Greg Shuler explains how extra crews are working extra hours with a goal of completing the patching within the nex... […] read more
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