Black Friday may look different than in years past as shoppers avoid crowds, opting instead for online shopping only, typical of Cyber Monday. In any case, Salisbury Police offers a few tips to stay safe from cyber criminals this holiday season.
A host of community partners, including Rowan County, the City of Salisbury, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, Rowan-Salisbury School System, the Rowan Chamber of Commerce, Rowan Economic Development, NCWorks and the Centralina Workforce Development Board will hold a virtual community job fair on Thursday, Nov. 12, 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. The fair is open to the public.
The Salisbury Police Department has been awarded a $270,000 federal Law Enforcement-Based Victim Specialist grant from the Office of Victims of Crimes.
Salisbury Police will resume downtown parking enforcement this week.
As part of the Salisbury Police Department’s Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) assessment on Monday, Oct. 19, through Tuesday, Oct. 20, department personnel and members of the community are invited to offer comments at a public input session on Monday, Oct. 19, 2020 at 5 p.m. via Zoom.
The Salisbury Public Art Committee announces a call for entries for the 2021 Salisbury Sculpture Show. Entering its 13th year, the Salisbury Sculpture Show has featured artists from more than 10 states and has earned regional and national recognition. Artists are invited to submit their outdoor pieces for consideration in the award-winning art installation program by Monday, Dec. 21.
Salisbury Transit was awarded an $818,771 Volkswagen Settlement Transit/Shuttle Bus Program Grant by the NC Department of Environmental Quality (NCDEQ).
As the Rowan County United Way (RCUW) 2020-2021 campaign kicks off, the Salisbury Police Department (SPD) is putting last year’s United Way Grant Funding towards substance abuse prevention and detection, one of RCUW’s impact areas.
In 2016, Alyssa Nelson joined the City of Salisbury as an urban design planner. In her role, she works on long range community design projects to improve the quality of life and vibrancy of Salisbury, including the BlockWork program, Dixonville-Lincoln Memorial Project and Salisbury Sculpture Show.
The 2020 General Election is approaching fast and with that, another important deadline will be here before we know it. That important date is Friday, Oct. 9. If you have not registered to vote by 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 9, you will not be eligible to vote in the General Election held on Tuesday, Nov. 3.