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City data, simplified: your local government has developed tools that make it simple to find data relevant to you. Visit our SimpliCity application for information related to:

  • Trash Collection
  • Recycling
  • Zoning
  • Development
  • Crime
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  • Potholes, sidewalk hazards or accessibility issues, street lights, street sign damage, street sign requests
  • Abandoned vehicles, injured or deceased animals, hazardous waste
  • Overgrown lots, brush collection requests, graffiti
  • Fire hydrant leaks, water leaks, stormwater or draining issues
  • Planning and zoning, code, or short term rental violations
  • Trash collection, litter, trees and right of way
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Latest News

Who’s up this week on What’s Up AVL! – City of Asheville Parks & Rec Marketing and Comms Manager Christo Bubenik

What’s Up AVL! The City of Asheville’s bi-monthly radio show gives the community the chance to take a deep dive with City of Asheville staff and departments. Learn about different departments and what projects are taking place in your community. This week, the City of Asheville host Sam Parada sat down with City of Asheville [...]

Consider paper bags or reusable containers for leaf season this year

Fall has officially come to the mountains and after a glorious season of color, the leaves will soon start to fall. To Asheville residents using paper bags or reusable plastic containers for their fall leaves these past few years, we say thank you and keep up the good work! We’d encourage everyone else to follow this [...]

Fall for Asheville Parks & Recreation – and receive a gift!

Out-of-towners like to speculate when fall foliage will peak in Asheville to plan a visit. For locals, the beauty of living in the Blue Ridge Mountains means the chance to enjoy a regional show of bright yellow, burnt orange, and vibrant purple hues that can last six to eight weeks. That span is shorter in [...]

City Projects

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Upcoming Events

Homeless Initiative Advisory Committee
September 30 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Asheville City Board of Education
October 3 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Civic Center Commission
October 4 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Urban Forestry Commission
October 4 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Planning and Zoning Commission
October 5 @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Affordable Housing Advisory Committee
October 6 @ 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Civil Service Board
October 6 @ 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Greenway Committee
October 6 @ 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM