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City data, simplified: your local government has developed tools that make it simple to find data relevant to you. Visit our SimpliCity application for information related to:

  • Trash Collection
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  • Zoning
  • Development
  • Crime
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  • Potholes, sidewalk hazards or accessibility issues, street lights, street sign damage, street sign requests
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  • Fire hydrant leaks, water leaks, stormwater or draining issues
  • Planning and zoning, code, or short term rental violations
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Latest News

Asheville Parks & Recreation warms up December with celebrations for kids, families, and older adults

As the magic of the holidays comes to the mountains, Asheville Parks & Recreation (APR) has plenty of fun, festive celebrations to make the season merry and bright for the young and young-at-heart during Holly Jolly Holidays from December 2-16. Space is limited, so advance registration is strongly recommended even if an event [...]

Who’s up this week on What’s Up AVL! City of Asheville Firefighter Anna Pigman

What’s Up AVL! The City of Asheville’s bi-monthly radio show gives the community the chance to take a deep dive with City of Asheville staff and departments. Learn about different departments and what projects are taking place in your community. This week, the City of Asheville host Sam Parada will sit down with City of Asheville firefighter Anna [...]

Women in Water: City of Asheville all female Tap team prepares to take on the competition

It’s after 5 p.m. on a Friday evening.  While most people have left work responsibilities behind to begin the weekend, spend time with family and friends, or simply relax, a handful of people have other things in mind.     Meet Team Tap Debra Allen,Tana Spears, Carlie Townsend, and Janet Weaver are the muscle making up the City of [...]

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Upcoming Events

Affordable Housing Advisory Committee
December 1 @ 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Civil Service Board
December 1 @ 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
CANCELED – Greenway Committee
December 1 @ 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Mountain Community Capital Fund Committee
December 2 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
RESCHEDULED – Community Reparations Commission
December 5 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Civic Center Commission
December 6 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM