City of Asheville Small Business Group Program: Access to Capital

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City of Asheville Small Business Group Program: Access to Capital

The City of Asheville’s Small, Minority and Women Owned Business Group is offering a series of informational programs over the next few months.

City of Asheville Initiates Response to Winter Storm Warning

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City of Asheville Initiates  Response to Winter Storm Warning

City departments are implementing plans set in place days ago to respond to the snow storm entering the region. Citizens are advised to keep informed by monitoring local media for updated information. Also find frequent updateson the City of Asheville website.

Hard 2 Recycle Collection in West Asheville January 16, 2016

Hard 2 Recycle Collection in West Asheville January 16, 2016

The Hard 2 Recycle Collection on January 16, 2016 is the prefect time to responsibly dispose of your holiday packaging materials and more.

Asheville City Government Holiday Closures

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Asheville City Government Holiday Closures

From Asheville City Source Asheville City government offices will be closed Dec. 24, 25 and 28 and Jan. 1 in observance of the winter holiday break and New Year’s Day. The following is a roundup of services affected by holiday closures. ART transit service City bus service will be suspended starting at 6:30 p.m. Dec. […]

City Has Openings on 11 Boards/Committees

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City Has Openings on 11 Boards/Committees

Have you ever wanted to make a difference? Have you wondered, “Can the City benefit from my experience and knowledge?” Currently, 11 City Boards/Committees have openings where you could fit in and help.

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 […]