This month’s employee spotlight is Jake Sterling, Internal Services Manager for the City of Salisbury Public Works Department. For more than 25 years, Jake has worked for the City in various roles ranging from a mechanic, second shift supervisor, fleet supervisor and fleet manager.
On February 28, 2022, at approximately 6:00 PM, a male subject, later identified as Bruce Richard Godwin (32 yrs old), approached a Salisbury Police Officer in the Police Department garage. The male subject advised that he had recently been hired by the Police Department and was there to obtain some of his equipment.
On February 24, 2022, the Salisbury Police Department Narcotic unit ended a multiple-month-long narcotic investigation by serving a search warrant at 1430 North Main St, Salisbury, NC 28144.
Cheerwine, the iconic southern soft drink, and its hometown of Salisbury, will host what has become one of the most popular festivals in the Carolinas on Saturday, May 21, from noon to 10 p.m.
Salisbury-Rowan Utilities (SRU), in collaboration with Rowan County, are addressing drinking water quality with northeast Rowan County residents.
The City of Salisbury public works department will begin street resurfacing starting the week of Monday, Feb. 21, lasting for approximately two weeks, weather permitting.
“Wine About Winter…in flip-flops and tank tops” is returning this summer to Downtown Salisbury on Friday, June 3. Wine connoisseurs throughout the region are invited to tour the wines of Rowan County, North Carolina and beyond during the ninth annual wine-tasting crawl. Typically held in the winter months, the traditional event was postponed in early 2022 due to the rise in the COVID-19 omicron variant.
Salisbury Parks and Recreation announces its Sounds of Salisbury free spring concert series at Bell Tower Green, on the first and fourth Sundays in March and April, beginning March 6.
The City of Salisbury will operate on a limited schedule for the Presidents Day holiday, Monday, Feb. 21.
City departments will begin their budget process later this month in preparation for the upcoming fiscal year. Fiscal Year 2023 (FY2023) is the city’s budget year that will run from July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2023. The adopted budget ordinance will set the new tax rate and city fees.