Haywood Road Form-Based Code Design Charrette

Come be a part of the planning process for the Haywood Road Corridor! Design Charrette: September 14-18, 2013 These five days are the most important part of developing a new type of zoning code for buildings on Haywood Road, and how they relate to the street and the neighborhoods directly behind the road. Your input […]

Haywood Road Form-Based Code Information

On Tuesday, August 13, about 100 community members attended the kickoff meeting for the City of Asheville’s Haywood Road Form-Based Code process at Hall Fletcher Elementary School’s auditorium. The end goal of this process is the drawing up of new zoning rules for the 2.5 mile length of Haywood Road. There will be extensive opportunities for […]

Haywood Road Corridor Form Based Code Kickoff Meeting

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 • 6:30 pm Hall Fletcher Elementary School in the Little Theater 60 Ridgelawn Avenue The City of Asheville will kickoff the form based code process for Haywood Road in west Asheville, with a community meeting to be held on Tuesday, August 13 at Hall Fletcher Elementary School in the Little Theater, 60 […]

What are Complete Streets and how can they benefit my community?

June 3, 5:30pm Lenoir-Rhyne University Center for Graduate Studies 36 Montford Avenue, 2nd Floor (Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce building) Complete Streets are planned, designed and operated to enable safe access for all users. Pedestrians, bicyclists, motorists and transit riders of all ages and abilities should be able to safely travel along and across any street. This Overview Presentation will provide a background on […]

RFP Sent for Haywood Road Form-based Code Project

The RFP (request for proposals) for the Haywood Road Form-based code project has been sent to the NC planning website and placed on the City web page. There will be opportunities for community members to be involved in this process as steering committee members or by participating in meetings held by the selected firm later […]

Haywood Road Vision Plan Recommendations

The Haywood Road Corridor Committee Vision Plan Recommendations for 2012 draft can be downloaded in PDF format or viewed below. Haywood Road Vision Plan 2012 Recommendations from the Vision Plan Recommendations and Strategies related to Transportation and Streetscape Issues: Coordinating with the NC DOT, a sidewalk replacement  and curb-cut closure project should be undertaken focusing […]

Haywood Road Vision Plan Process

The Haywood Road Corridor Committee has been meeting for over 10 years to come up with a Vision Plan for the Haywood Road Corridor. The following document is a summary of the process that has been followed during that time and can be downloaded in PDF format or viewed below. Haywood Road Vision Plan Summary […]

Haywood Road Vision Plan Draft – July 2012

The Haywood Road Vision Plan Draft as of July 2012, can be fully downloaded in PDF format as well as the introduction and background sections that follow below. Haywood Road Vision Plan (draft) 7/10/2012 INTRODUCTION For the past decade Haywood Road has seen an upsurge in investment and renovation of many of the historic buildings […]