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Latest News

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Asheville is focused on delivering safe, clean water to our customers every time they turn on that tap 

  We’ve heard a lot following this month’s waterline break!  As we continue to invest millions of dollars in our water delivery system, there may be disruptions. While City staff do their best to minimize the inconvenience of water outages and boil water advisories, they will unfortunately happen from time to time. And we are doing everything [...]

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WNC Nature Center sets record attendance in 2019

  2019 was an exciting year for the WNC Nature Center!   In February, a ribbon cutting highlighted a new exhibit and the introduction of two new residents — red pandas named Leafa and Phoenix, who stole the hearts of everyone who attended the event on Valentine’s Day. They are the first species to be introduced as part [...]

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Upcoming Events

Board of Adjustment
January 27 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Neighborhood Advisory Committee
January 27 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Alcoholic Beverage Control Board (ABC)
January 28 @ 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Crime Stoppers
January 28 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
CANCELED – Homeless Initiative Advisory Committee
January 28 @ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Transit Committee
January 28 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Public Safety Committee
January 28 @ 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
City Council Formal Meeting
January 28 @ 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM