Current Projects

Funding Opportunities

2022 Strategic Partnership Grant Pilot Program – Applications are now closed for this pilot program. Learn more about the pilot program on the project page.

Requests for Proposals

To learn more about City-Wide bids, visit the Bids webpage.

Public Notices

Asheville Proposed Action Plan for CDBG and HOME Funds. View the Draft FY 2022 – 2023 Annual Action Plan.

Visit the Community Development Public Notices webpage to learn more.

Project Updates

Duke Energy Downtown Electrical Substation


Business Resource Library

Economic Development staff worked with Western Carolina University graduate students and City IT staff to develop a business resource library to connect business owners at any stage of development to the resources they need.

Local Home Ownership Calculator

To assist with understanding what is needed to be a homeowner in the City of Asheville, we’ve created a “Local Housing Calculator” to help provide individuals and families with basic financial information as to what it takes to become a homeowner in Asheville. 

Monthly Updates

Economic Development staff now provides monthly updates featuring city news, council meetings, development projects, and business district updates.

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City Council Vision and Strategic Priorities

City of Asheville Career Opportunities


Find more news and updates from the City of Asheville – News

Homeless Resources

APD Crime Prevention

City of Asheville Services

City of Asheville Projects

City of Asheville Open Data Portal

City of Asheville Public Records Requests

City of Asheville Department Contacts & Descriptions

Get Engaged!

City of Asheville Virtual Engagement Hub 

City’s YouTube Channel

City Council Meeting Materials

Boards & Commissions

City Council Committees

Calendar of Meetings & Holidays

Contact Information

Promise Boseman, Business Services Administrator