Sponsorships

The City of Asheville recognizes that equity is everyone’s job. The Office of Equity and Inclusion are sponsoring individuals, programs, and projects that are committed to achieving equity and centering community voices. Equity and Inclusion proudly sponsors the following partners.   Racial Healing Mini Grant Recipients The intent of the racial healing grants are to invest in projects already [...]

360 Hilliard Development Process

Happening Now Construction is underway for a new affordable and mixed income community at 360 Hilliard Avenue, next to the Aston Tennis Center.  Late 2019, the City of Asheville sold land to the Kassinger Development Group to build 86 apartment homes, with a requirement that 34 apartments are affordable, in a downtown location close to jobs [...]

319 Biltmore Development Process

Happening Now DELAY – COVID19 Impacts:  In light of recent events, the City has postponed the due date for responses to the RFP to Tuesday April 14, 2020 at 5 PM, EST.  The City will accept e-submittals only and will not accept hard copies.  Please read the full instructions  here. City staff has [...]

Close the GAP Planning Process

The City of Asheville is in the early stages of a large project to update the City’s Greenway Plan (G), ADA Transition Plan* (A), and Pedestrian Plan (P) (*By ADA transition we are specifically looking at accessibility improvements within the rights-of-way on our street network). The planning process, known as the Close the GAP, will identify a network [...]