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  • Zoning
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  • Crime
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Latest News

Mark your calendars for the next Battle of the Badges blood drive on Wednesday, February 22, 2023.

Mark your calendars for the next Battle of the Badges blood drive on Wednesday, February 22, 2023. This is a fun “competition” between the Asheville Police Department, Asheville Fire Department and Emergency Medical Services where you can vote on your favorite organization while you donate blood. All donors will receive a custom long sleeve Battle of the [...]

Asheville Parks & Recreation accepting art submissions for Black Legacy Month pop-up gallery

Asheville Parks & Recreation (APR) invites local artists of all mediums to submit pieces to display during a pop-up gallery celebrating Black Legacy Month from Feb 17-28 at Dr. Wesley Grant Sr. Southside Community Center . Participants should register online at and drop off submissions between Feb. 13-16. [...]

City Projects

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Upcoming Events

CANCELED – Civil Service Board
February 2 @ 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Greenway Committee
February 2 @ 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Mountain Community Capital Fund Committee
February 3 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Civic Center Commission
February 7 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Urban Forestry Commission
February 7 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Housing & Community Development Committee
February 8 @ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Historic Resources Commission
February 8 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM