Happening Now The City of Asheville is glad to announce the recipients of the first Asheville racial healing mini-grants. The City received 34 applications, of those eight were selected. The intent of the racial healing grants are to invest in projects already established in the community. The mini-grants represent a total community investment of almost $40,000.
Summary of Changes Below is a summary of changes you can expect on January 5, 2020. System Map Rider Information on System Map North Asheville Route Changes January 2020 North Asheville Route New Route Link to Schedule N1 New schedule, continues route as S4 N1 January map and schedule N2 New schedule, continues route as S4 N2 January map and schedule N3 New schedule, continues route as W6
Happening Now Every five years, the Community Development (CD) staff works with community stakeholders and experts in developing two reports for HUD, the Department of Housing & Urban Development. The CD staff is conducting this analysis in partnership with the Land of Sky Regional Council to include the City of Asheville and [...]
City staff looks forward to delivering quality projects to the Asheville community. Over the next few months staff will focus on developing project plans, schedules and communication tools. Project progress will be communicated through different tools and community meetings over the course of the next 7 years including quarterly updates to City Council.
Did you know that DSD offers training opportunities for professional development? Click here to view a calendar of upcoming classes. Class topics include: Mechanical Code Class: $65 Electrical Code Class: $65 Building Code Class: $65 Plumbing Code Class: $65 National Electrical Code (NEC) Class for Contractors: $80 Electrical Journeyman Test: $50 Classes are held at Wesley Grant Sr. Southside [...]
A pay-on-entry fee is charged during special event parking. The fee is $9 for single-day events, or $7 for events that occur over multiple days. Parking Services designates special event parking when a large number of people are expected to exit a parking garage or lot at the same time. Cash, parking voucher (coupon), Visa or [...]
The Mountain Community Capital Fund is a new loan guarantee fund for small business loans to entrepreneurs in Asheville and Buncombe County. It is a collaboration between Carolina Small Business Development Fund, Mountain BizWorks, Self-Help Credit Union, The City of Asheville and Buncombe County. The Mountain Community Capital Fund is sponsored by The City of Asheville, [...]