City of Asheville to Hold Neighborhood Meetings on Proposed ART Fare Increases

City of Asheville to Hold Neighborhood Meetings on Proposed ART Fare Increases

West Asheville ART routes have some of the highest ridership in the City of Asheville. The City is considering increasing fares and is looking for public comment regarding the proposed increases. There are six drop-in style meetings where you can get more information and provide input. The West Asheville one is on December 3, 2015, […]

Holiday Window Decorating Contest + Shop West Asheville 2015

Holiday Window Decorating Contest + Shop West Asheville 2015

Join the West Asheville Business Association (WABA) as we promote West Asheville this holiday season! West Asheville Holiday Window Decorating Contest Participating locations are asked to have their windows ready by December 4, 2015. (Online voting for Community Choice will go live December 6, 2015.) Window display must be visible from public streets and we […]

Let’s get Buncombe County on the map!

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Let’s get Buncombe County on the map!

Free drop-in event on November 6, 2015 at the Asheville Chamber. Learn how to get your business on Google Map! According to Google, 4 out of 5 consumers use search engines to find local information nearby, yet only 37% of businesses have claimed their listing on a search engine. Small businesses are the backbone of […]

Watch For Me NC – Crosswalks

Watch For Me NC – Crosswalks

The Watch For Me NC campaign has just a little over a month left. The campaign serves to educate both motorists and pedestrians in order to make Asheville a safer place for foot and bike travel! This short video provides some great visual explanation to some difficult pedestrian concepts!

Questionnaire Launches in Wake of West Asheville Parking Study

Questionnaire Launches in Wake of West Asheville Parking Study

From the City of Asheville Residents and business owners attended a West Asheville Parking Study meeting Oct. 22 at Hall Fletcher Elementary School. Hosted by the City’s Transportation Director Ken Putnam, the meeting first focused on findings of a parking study by consultant Fred Burchett of Kimley-Horn browse this site. After the presentation the audience […]

2016 Go Local Card & Print Directory: Deadline Extended to November 9

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2016 Go Local Card & Print Directory: Deadline Extended to November 9

Asheville Grown has EXTENDED the deadline to be included in 45,000 copies of the 2016 print directory! Sign on by midnight on Monday Nov. 9, 2015.   Join the Asheville Grown movement TODAY and align your business with over 400 local businesses advocating for a healthy, collaborative local economy. Asheville Grown is  now accepting new […]

Haywood Road Parking Meeting

Haywood Road Parking Meeting

What: Haywood Road Parking Study Meeting When: 6:30 p.m. October 22, 2015 Where: Hall Fletcher Elementary School, 60 Ridgelawn Road The City of Asheville Transportation Department has been conducting a study of parking needs related to the Haywood Road corridor. A contractor has completed an assessment of available parking and met with business and property […]

Coffee with a Cop: November 7, 2015

Coffee with a Cop: November 7, 2015

Coffee with a Cop November 7, 2015 8:00am -10:00am Kairos West Community Center 742 Haywood Road Join your neighbors and law enforcement representatives from the Asheville Police Department for coffee and conversation. No agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns and get to know the officers in your neighborhood. For more […]