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Salisbury’s Cheerwine Festival to return for a third ‘cheerful’ year

-- The iconic soft drink will partner with the City of Salisbury to bring back their popular spring festival in May 2019 --

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The family-owned soft drink Cheerwine and its hometown of Salisbury, N.C., are teaming up to bring back the annual “Cheerwine Festival” for its third consecutive year.

City begins fair housing initiatives in advance of Analysis of Impediments update, survey

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City staff, in partnership with the newly-established Salisbury Fair Housing Committee and the Centralina Council of Governments (CCOG), will work together over the upcoming months to conduct a fair housing study as part of the city’s Analysis of Impediments (AI) update project, in compliance with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). 

Community Appearance Commission Announces 2018 Holiday Storefront Decorations Winners

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Salisbury’s Community Appearance Commission (CAC) members recently selected winners for the annual Holiday Storefront Decorations Awards. This is the fourteenth consecutive year of celebrating downtown merchants whose window displays best capture the holiday season. 

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Event Calendar

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1/28/2019 6:00 PM
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Kesler Mill Brownfield Cleanup Public Comment Meeting

The City of Salisbury will be submitting a grant application to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Brownfields Program to conduct cleanup activities at the former Kesler Mill site located at 423 North Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue. A public meeting will be held to answer questions and accept comments on Monday, January 28, 2019.
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2/1/2019 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Wine About Winter 2019

Taste the wines of Rowan County, North Carolina and beyond right here in Downtown Salisbury during our 6th annual wine-tasting crawl! Must be 21 and up, free trolley services will be provided.
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2/2/2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Father Daughter Dance 2019

Experience an enchanted, priceless evening between father and daughter! Includes food, games, photos and door prizes. $10 per ticket. Tickets MUST be purchased in advance and are available at any Salisbury recreation facility.
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2/4/2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Lunch with the Manager

Come by at noon for a brown bag lunch with the City Manager, W. Lane Bailey, to share ideas, voice concerns or speak in an open, unrestricted forum.

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2/5/2019 6:00 PM
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City Council Meeting 02-05-19

The City Council is the governing body of the City of Salisbury. The Council is comprised of five members who are elected on a non-partisan basis for two-year terms. Each Council member serves at-large and represents the entire City.

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2/7/2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Housing Advocacy Commission meetings

Meetings of the HAC are held 1st Thursday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in the Multi-purpose Room at One Water Street. No meetings are held in July.

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2/12/2019 4:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Planning Board Meetings

Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers.

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2/13/2019 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hurley Park Advisory Board Meetings

Meetings are held four times a year at One Water Street.

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2/14/2019 5:15 PM - 6:15 PM

Historic Preservation Commission Meetings

Meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of each month at 5:15 p.m. at City Hall, 217 South Main Street, in the Council Chamber.

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2/20/2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Tree Board Meetings

The Tree Board meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 12:00 noon in the Salisbury-Rowan Utilities Conference Room at 1 Water Street.

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2/21/2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Human Relations Council Meetings

Meetings are held the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the Human Resources Training Room at the City Office Building, 132 North Main St. Salisbury, NC 28144.

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3/2/2019 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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We Dig Salisbury

Enjoy brunch, local nature.educational booths, tree give-a-ways, and of course, planting! For more information call (704) 638-5235.

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3/4/2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Lunch with the Manager

Come by at noon for a brown bag lunch with the City Manager, W. Lane Bailey, to share ideas, voice concerns or speak in an open, unrestricted forum.

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3/5/2019 6:00 PM
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City Council Meeting 03-05-19

The City Council is the governing body of the City of Salisbury. The Council is comprised of five members who are elected on a non-partisan basis for two-year terms. Each Council member serves at-large and represents the entire City.

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3/7/2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Housing Advocacy Commission meetings

Meetings of the HAC are held 1st Thursday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in the Multi-purpose Room at One Water Street. No meetings are held in July.

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Parks and Recreation

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Police

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Public Services

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  • Solid waste services.

  • Street and stormwater services.

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Salisbury-Rowan Utilities

  • Water and wastewater services.

  • Protect the environment.

  • Promote public health.

  • Improve quality of life for residents.

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Telecommunications

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  • Support county radio communications.

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Transit

  • Provide safe, efficient and affordable transportation.

  • Service Salisbury, Spencer and East Spencer.

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