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Latest News

Place fall leaves in eco-friendly paper bags for collection by Asheville Sanitation

  To Asheville residents using paper bags for their fall leaves these past two years, we say thank you and keep up the good work! We’d encourage everyone else to follow their example. Paper bags cost about the same as plastic ones. They’re compostable and more eco-friendly. Below is a guide on how to use them effectively, with [...]

Richmond Hill Park Pavilion and restroom facility
Richmond Hill Park bond project completed

Asheville Parks & Recreation is excited to announce the completion of another bond project that enriches the quality of life in our community.  Construction is complete on a new community picnic shelter and restroom facility at Richmond Hill Park, 280 Richmond Hill Drive.  Key features of this project include a covered picnic shelter, winterized restrooms, an [...]

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Upcoming Events

Board of Adjustment
September 28 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
MEETING CANCELED – Neighborhood Advisory Committee
September 28 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Housing and Community Development Committee
September 29 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Human Relations Commission
September 30 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Affordable Housing Advisory Committee
October 1 @ 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Civil Service Board
October 1 @ 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
MEETING CANCELED – Greenway Committee
October 1 @ 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Mountain Community Capital Fund Committee
October 2 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM