Capital Projects Department

We’re Working for You!   All departments within the City of Asheville are operating. In the Capital Projects Department some staff are in the field with contractors and some are working remotely but are still here to help.   This is an evolving situation. Our partners in Buncombe County are a great resource for the latest information on our [...]

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Parks and Recreation Department

Asheville Parks and Recreation Department is dedicated to enhancing your quality of life by providing diverse recreational and educational experiences.

Police Administration

  View the Department’s Organizational Chart Chief David Zack David Zack was appointed to Chief of Police for the Asheville Police Department on February 4, 2020. He began his career in law enforcement in 1984 where he worked as a New York State Corrections Officer at both Sing Sing and Attica Correctional Facilities. In [...]

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Fire Department

The mission of the City of Asheville Fire Department is to protect the lives, property and environment of all people within Asheville by preventing the occurrence and minimizing the adverse effects of fires, accidents, and all other emergencies. This mission will be accomplished with firefighter pride, preparedness and professionalism, with a focus on quality customer [...]

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Police Department

The City of Asheville is committed to supporting a safe city with safe neighborhoods. Our Guiding Principles: Integrity, Fairness, Respect & Professionalism.