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City of Asheville offices closed for Memorial Day, ART buses to run on holiday schedule

City of Asheville offices closed for Memorial Day, ART buses to run on holiday schedule

Asheville City government offices will be closed Monday, May 29, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. Though City offices will be closed, Sanitation Services will run on schedule. Trash and recycling will be collected as normal on May 29.   ART bus service The City of Asheville ART service routes and facilities will operate

Finding an Asheville festival is easy.  Managing the logistics takes lots of coordination

Finding an Asheville festival is easy. Managing the logistics takes lots of coordination

The Mountain Sports Festival features cyclocross races 5-9 p.m. Friday, May 26. For a list of Mountain Sports Festival events visit mountainsportsfestival.com/sports-events. City manages Asheville’s multiple special events ‘holistically’   Asheville’s festival season begins with two large events in town this Memorial Day weekend: Beer City Festival May 27 in Pack Square Park and the Mountain


Serviceberries in Asheville parks are edible, free of any pesticides

Serviceberries in Asheville parks are edible, free of any pesticides

Ripe serviceberries are available for picking in Asheville parks, including Pack Square Park in front of City Hall.   Edible serviceberries are ripening throughout many of Asheville’s parks, such as Park Square Park and Carrier Park. This native edible species is well adapted to our climate and feeds humans and birds alike. Serviceberries are early

City of Asheville helps coordinate growth through Infrastracture Task Force

City of Asheville helps coordinate growth through Infrastracture Task Force

Utility relocation that has been going on in Asheville’s River Arts District is being done in coordination with the City’s River Arts District Transportation Improvement Project (RADTIP).   When it comes to regional utility and communications firms, Asheville’s Public Works and Water Resources departments take a collaborative approach to the growth going in in Asheville.


Dashboard designed to make Asheville’s proposed budget more accessible

Dashboard designed to make Asheville’s proposed budget more accessible

Municipal budgets can be tricky to follow. There are different types of costs — personnel, operations and capital. And there are many different types of revenues that help pay for those costs — property taxes, sales taxes, grants and fees to name a few. To make government budgets even harder to decipher, programs and departments

City of Asheville launches Edibles Program

City of Asheville launches Edibles Program

The Shiloh Community garden is located at 59 Hampton St. Photo courtesy of Bountiful Cities, a partner agency with the City of Asheville.     The City of Asheville is excited to announce that the Office of Sustainability has launched the Asheville Edibles Program. The purpose of this program is to provide an opportunity for community


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