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Latest News

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Help shape Asheville by serving on a City board or commission

  Looking for a way to get involved in local government and play a part in shaping the future of Asheville? Serving on a City of Asheville board or commission is a great place to start.   Through a variety of boards and commissions established by Asheville City Council, citizens can provide input on the policies that shape [...]

SBA disaster assistance
Small Business Administration opens Recovery Center in Buncombe County for those affected by Tropical Storm Fred

  The U.S. Small Business Administration announced the opening of a Business Recovery Center at the Asheville Buncombe Technical Community College Enka campus to assist all businesses and residents with one-on-one assistance in submitting a disaster loan application for remnants of Tropical Storm Fred on Aug. 16-18.    Physical disaster loans are available to businesses of all sizes, [...]

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City of Asheville rolls out a fresh round of bear-resistant trash carts

  Urban bears prowling for a trashcan meal may have to resort to berries in some sections of the City. Following the successful rollout of Asheville Sanitation’s bear-resistant trash cart pilot program in January with 340 initial carts, another 300 of them are now being delivered to residents on the waiting list.   A resolution [...]

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Upcoming Events

Housing and Community Development Committee
September 21 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Multimodal Transportation Commission
September 22 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
MEETING CANCELED – Housing Authority
September 22 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Asheville Regional Housing Consortium
September 23 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Homeless Initiative Advisory Committee
September 24 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Board of Adjustment
September 27 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Neighborhood Advisory Committee
September 27 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
CANCELLED – Finance and Human Resources Committee
September 28 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Public Safety Committee
September 28 @ 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM