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 […]

Big Brothers Big Sisters is Looking for Volunteer Mentors

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Big Brothers Big Sisters is Looking for Volunteer Mentors

Big Brothers Big Sisters is looking for volunteer mentors, with a great need for more Big Brothers! Big Brothers Big Sisters matches children (ages 6-14) from single-parent families with caring, adult mentors. The School-based program is looking for mentors in West Asheville for Vance Elementary and Francine Delany. Mentors would commit to meeting for 1 […]

Haywood Road Sidewalk and Roadway Improvements to Begin

Haywood Road Sidewalk and Roadway Improvements to Begin

IMPORTANT: During the construction, the bicycle climbing lane will be closed for the duration of the project and other occasional closures of the driving lane and downhill sidewalk can be expected my response. Drivers can expect to share the lanes with bicycles during the project. From the City of Asheville. The city will begin the […]

NEW GROUP TO SUPPORT MINORITY, WOMEN AND SMALL BUSINESSES

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NEW GROUP TO SUPPORT MINORITY, WOMEN AND SMALL BUSINESSES

From the City of Asheville. Asheville, NC – Please join the City of Asheville for an Open House/Kick Off event to form a supportive business group for minority, women, and small businesses at 9:00 a.m. on October 6 at the Edington Center located at 133 Livingston Street. This meeting will be informal and will touch […]

Walk with a Cop: September 24

Walk with a Cop: September 24

Join Police Chief Tammy Hooper and members of the Asheville Police Department for a Walk with a Cop along Haywood Road. Thursday, September 24, 2015 6:00 pm Meet Up Begin at the corner of Ridgelawn Road and Haywood Road, continue along Haywood to the West Asheville Resource Center, 970 Haywood Road. Download a flyer you […]

Section 7 of HB44 Removed from Bill

Section 7 of HB44 Removed from Bill

Earlier this summer West Asheville Business Association joined many local and state-wide organizations in voicing opposition to Section 7 of HB44.We are pleased to say that section was removed from the bill and will not become law. Section 7 of HB44 would have restricted the advancement of bicycle infrastructure in North Carolina by imposing unnecessary […]