The Empire Hotel redevelopment project continues to move forward following the completion of key objectives and continued work on proposed financing by Empire Hotel developer, Black Point Investments, LLC (BPI).
Salisbury City Council and city staff will host the fourth in a series of community town hall meetings titled, Chit, Chat & Chew, Thursday, Dec. 6, with dinner beginning at 5:15 p.m., at Fire Station #4, 2325 Statesville Blvd. This event will be held for residents in the “Northwest” area of the city, which encompasses neighborhoods such as Westcliffe, Rolling Hills, Hendrix Estates, Westwood, West Ridge, and Clancy Hills.
Due to rain from Tropical Storm Michael, the City of Salisbury had flooded roadways causing a number of road closures. Please drive carefully and stay alert. Read more for list of all road closures.
Salisbury City Council and city staff will host the fourth in a series of community town hall meetings titled, Chit, Chat & Chew, Tuesday, Oct. 23, with dinner beginning at 5:15 p.m., at Southside Baptist Church, 500 Morlan Park Rd.
The North Carolina Local Government Commission (LGC) has approved the City’s financing plan for the Empire Hotel. The plan incorporates a Master Lease as a means for the developer to secure project financing. The LGC provides financial oversight to North Carolina local governments.
Fibrant services have transitioned to Hotwire Communications and thus ended the City’s operation and management of the fiber optic network. While the transition is bittersweet on the Fibrant side, Hotwire’s debut in the community brings excitement and opportunity for all. The Fibrant website will now redirect you to Hotwire, including the Notification of Fibrant Issue Report, while Fibrant’s social media platforms have now been suspended.
Due to increased evacuations across the county, The Red Cross will open a shelter at J.F. Hurley YMCA located at828 W Jake Alexander Blvd Salisbury for residents of Rowan County who are in imminent threat of danger or have been directed by Public Officials. This Shelter will open at 9:30 PM on this date September 16th 2018.
Please bring blankets, pillows, medications, and any other special needs equipment.
Check for recent updates on Hurricane Florence, shelters, street closures and flooding specific to the Salisbury area.
As we prepare for hazardous weather, it’s important that you and your family are prepared for weather emergencies that may result in a loss of power, flooding or similar situations that may keep you home bound for more than one day. Learn how to make an emergency kit from the Salisbury Police and Fire departments.
Salisbury Mayor Al Heggins declared a state of emergency in Salisbury in preparation for the potential impact of Hurricane Florence, which is expected to hit the North Carolina coast later this week.