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COVID-19 Cancellations, Postponements and Closings for City of Salisbury

COVID-19 Response City of Salisbury To help aid preventative measures of spreading COVID-19, and following the guidance of recent coronavirus advisories provided by federal, state and Rowan County Public Health and other agencies, there will be closings, postponements and cancellations. Please refer to the list below, and check back frequently for updates at salisburync.gov/closings. For more information on the city's response to COVID-19, visit salisburync.gov/COVID-19.

For community closings, refer to the Salisbury Post. For Rowan County info, visit rowancountync.gov/covid-19. For more on how to support local businesses during this crisis, visit downtownsalisburync.com.

FACILITIES/BUILDINGS

  • The Salisbury Customer Service Center lobby is CLOSED until further notice, but the drive-thru is open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday-Friday. You can talk to a CSR by phone (704) 638-5300 Monday - Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. We are still accepting NON FACE-TO-FACE METHODS OF PAYMENT. (click here for details)
  • All Parks and Recreation indoor and outdoor facilities, park shelters and playgrounds are CLOSED until further notice - parks and greenways still open (practice social distancing while outside)
  • The Salisbury Police Department is CLOSED TO WALK-INS but still providing services (click here for details)
  • City Hall is CLOSED. Please call for service (salisburync.gov/COVID-19)
  • Salisbury Transit is SUSPENDING bus services on Saturday until further notice, starting 3/28/2020 (click here for full Transit schedules)

SERVICES

  • Salisbury Transit will suspend fare collections on all routes effective Tuesday, March 31 (click here for full details)
  • The City of Salisbury has temporarily suspended all utility disconnections. This includes water, trash and recycling.
  • Public Works is suspending some services, and offering reduced services in other ares. Trash, recycling and yard waste collection will continue as normal (click here for full details) Also, Spring Spruce Up Week (April 13-17) is POSTPONED until further notice.
  • Due to the Governor’s Stay-at-Home order, the Customer Service Center will provide Drive-Thru Service ONLY from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday, until further notice. Talk to a CSR by phone (704) 638-5300 Monday - Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. All other transactions must be conducted electronically or via telephone. We are still accepting NON FACE-TO-FACE METHODS OF PAYMENT. (click here for details)

EVENTS

  • Job Fair at the VA (3/21/2020) - POSTPONED (New date TBD)
  • Weathering the Storm Emergency and Safety Preparedness Fair (3/21/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Moonlight Basketball (3/21/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Spring Indoor Yard Sale (3/21/2020) - CANCELLED
  • NBA Babies Basketball - ONLINE REGISTRATION ONLY & POSTPONED (New dates TBD)
  • Salisbury Neighborhood Action Group(SNAG) Meeting (4/1/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Ring in Spring (4/4/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Hurley Park Spring Celebration (4/5/2020) - POSTPONED (New date TBD)
  • Spring Spruce Up Week (April 13-17) is POSTPONED until further notice.
  • Touch-A-Truck (4/18/2020) - POSTPONED (New date TBD)
  • Ministers of Comedy Fundraiser (4/23/2020) - CANCELLED

MEETINGS

  • ALL MEETINGS OF BOARDS AND/OR COMMISSIONS ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
  • Dixonville-Lincoln Memorial Task Force Meeting (3/17/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Tree Board meeting (3/18/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Presentations to City Council from Boards and Commissions (3/19/2020) - CANCELLED
  • City Presentation Boards and Commissions Reception (3/19/2020) - POSTPONED (New date TBD)
  • Human Relations Council Meeting (3/26/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Planning Board and Board of Adjustment Meeting (3/24/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Salisbury Youth Council Meetings and Activities (March) - CANCELLED
  • Community Appearance Commission Meeting (4/1/2020) - CANCELLED
  • S.N.A.G. (Salisbury Neighborhood Action Group) Meeting (4/1/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Housing Advocacy Commission Meeting (4/2/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Greenway Committee Meeting (4/8/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Historic Preservation Commission Meeting (4/13/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Parks and Recreation Advisory Board Meeting (4/9/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Fair Housing Committee Meetings (4/13/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Planning Board and Board of Adjustment Meeting (4/14//2020) - CANCELLED
  • Tree Board Meeting (4/15/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Dixonville-Lincoln Memorial Task Force Meeting (4/21/2020) - CANCELLED
  • SPD's Bike Safety Class (4/25/2020) - CANCELLED
  • Planning Board and Board of Adjustment Meeting (4/28/2020) - CANCELLED

ACTIVITIES

  • Salisbury Police Department's Thursday Fingerprint services - CANCELLED until further notice
  • Salisbury Police Department Ride Along and/or Tours - CANCELLED until further notice
  • Salisbury Parks and Recreation Youth Basketball Program (Spring Season) - CANCELLED
  • Open Gym (all facilities) - CANCELLED until further notice
  • Indoor Pickleball - CANCELLED until further notice
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 TitleDescription
04/2020City Response to COVID-19 | Helpful Resource | CAC/Tree Board Awards | Spring Spruce Up \ SPD Engages With Community
03/2020Be Part of the Cheer | EDK Awards | 2020 Census | Hurley Park Spring Celebration | Forward 2040 | Fire Station #6
02/2020Weathering The Storm | Nixle Is Now RoCo Alerts | EyeOnWater Is Smart On Money | Cheerwine Festival Returns May 16 | Employee Spotlight | Census 2020
01/2020EDK Nominations | Runner-Friendly Community | Start/Change Water Services | Cheerwine Applications | Employee Spotlight | Winterize Your Pipes | Winter Spruce Up
12/2019Newsome Road | MLK Day | New Year's Eve | Sip of Local Wine | Citizens Academy | United Way Fundraiser
11/2019Bike Giveaway | Plan For Downtown's Future | Don't Get Clogged | Lost Families | Sculpture Show
10/2019Fire Prevention Week | City Park Lake | Forward 2040 | Fall Spruce Up | Be Ready To Vote | Employee Spotlight | Leaf Collection Map
09/2019Butterfly Release | Scoop the Poop | Dog Swim Party | Transit Month | Blockwork | Neighborhood Officer Map
08/2019Salisbury Youth Employees | New SPD Initiatives | Youth Baseball Camp | Brewbury Fest Returns | Recycling
07/2019Keep Salisbury Beautiful | Save The Date for Cheerwine Fest 2020 | Back To School | National Night Out | Beat the Summer Heat
06/2019Sculpture Show Returns | Summer Camps | Hurricane Season Tips | Weather Alerts | Pool Hours | #PositiveGossip | Employee Spotlight | Summer Spruce Up | Celebrate Garbage Man Day
05/2019Look Behind the Scenes | Cheerwine Festival | BlockWork Accepting Applications | #FeelingCuteChallenge | Watch Your Water Usage with EyeOnWater
04/2019Festival Music Lineup | Locals Receive EDK Awards | Business with the City | SPD Foot Pursuit 5K | City Nature Challenge
03/2019Celebrate Spring At Hurley Park | Runner-Friendly Community | Cheerwine Festival Volunteers | Employee Spotlight | SPD Ride-A-Long Program | Contact Directory
02/2019Cheerwine Festival Vendor Applications Open | Get Involved, Apply Now | Fair Housing Seeks Volunteers | Council Retreat Open to Public | Snow Safety | Employee Spotlight | Main St. Conference in Salisbury
01/2019EDK Nominations | Holiday Storefront Awards | Celebrating MLK Weekend | Employee Spotlight | Winter Spruce Up Week | Transit Survey | New Tools Keeps An Eye On Water
12/2018West End Takes Pride In New Wall | Are You A Landlord? | Citizen's Academy Grads | Celebrating MLK Day | Chit, Chat & Chew | Winter is Coming | A Word From the Mayor
11/2018Holiday Events for Salisbury | Leaf Season is Here | Receive Text Alerts from the City | Know Your FOG | Tips for Holiday Safe Shopping | #Positive Gossip | Team Effort "Draws Up" Fire Prevention Billboard
10/2018City Rallies Against Florence | Families Invited to the Fun Fest | La Fiesta Returns to Downtown | Fibrant Transition to Hotwire | Empire Hotel Redevelopment | October 7-13 is Fire Prevention Week
09/2018Summer Internship Inspires Local Students | Mayor Hosts Free Youth Baseball/Softball Camp | SPD & DOJ OJP Share Assessment Findings | Getting Ready Fur Fun | A Paw-some Pool Party
08/2018First Brewbury Fest | Recycle Often, Recycle Right | Chit, Chat & Chew Town Halls | Community Resource Fair | #PositiveGossip | Reader Survey
07/2018National Night Out | Groundbreaking for Dixonville | Summer Spruce Up | Cheerwine Festival Save the Date 2019 | Reminder to Protect Your Car | Council Approves City Budget
06/2018BlockWork | Parks & Rec Summer Camps | Senior Center Programs | Salisbury Citizen's Academy | Summer Spruce Up | Prepare for Hurricane Season
05/2018Cheerwine Fest Announces Band List | Did You Know? | Sculpture Show Unveiled | Salisbury Transit Teams with Google | Police Chief's Citizen Advisory Board
04/2018Hackathon for Kids | Police Hold Foot Pursuit 5K | Cheerwine Festival Returns | Fibrant Referendum | Easy Online Bill Pay | Free Class for Homebuyers | Meet Your City Council
03/2018Teen Center Now Open | Locals Receive EDK Awards | Cemetery Clean Up | SPD Annual Report | Keep Salisbury Beautiful | Event Calendar
02/2018Rookies Reach Firefighter Dream | Project Safe Neighborhoods | Get City Alerts by text | Get on the Bus | #Positive Gossip | Parks & Rec Has New Programs | Watch Out for Frozen Pipes
01/2018City Budget Process | Transit Begins Adopt-a-Shelter Program | Prepare Your Home for Winter | Get Fit in 2018 for Parks and Rec | Stop Where?
12/2017Winter Holiday Safety Tips | MLK Celebration | SFD 200 Year Anniversary | Trades-Based Training | Waste Collection Services | Crime Tracker
11/2017Downtown for the Holidays | New Waste Collection Routes | City Launches New Website | Tips for Safe Shopping | DSI and City host Open House for Empire Hotel
10/2017Salisbury Historic Landmarks | Residents Begin Community Action Planning | Salisbury311 Reporting Tool | Fire Prevention Week | Fall Spruce Up Week
09/2017BLOCKWORK | Salisbury's Kids are G.R.E.A.T. | La Fiesta de Rowan | Summer Sip Beer Festival | #PositiveGossip
08/2017SPD Provides Expanded Foot Patrols | Summer Youth Employment | School Tools Donations | Summer Sip Tasting Tour | #PositiveGossip
07/2017City Approves FY18 Budget | New Columbaria | City versus County Responsibilities | New Recycling Company | Receive City Text Alerts
06/2017SRU is Getting Smarter | The City Flag Flies High | Youth Protection & Curfew | Spotlight on Summer Camps | Movies in the Park | A Word from the Mayor
05/2017Intentional Citizen Contact | Fire Department Open House | Residents help shape future | Fur Fun 5K Walk/Run | Let's Get Connected Day
04/2017Shop Local, Eat Fresh | Salisbury is a Tree City, USA | Fair Housing | Spring Spruce Up
03/2017Bell Tower Repairs | Celebrating Hurley Park | City Battles Snowstorm | Another way to Bill Pay | Calling all yogis and dancers
02/2017Salisbury Fire Department marks 200th Anniversary | Get fit with Parks and Rec | Medication Drop Boxes | Are you ready for winter? | #PositiveGossip
01/2017Holiday Storefront Winners | Salisbury Youth Council | City Calendar | City Phone Directory | Moonlight Basketball | #PositiveGossip
12/2016Salisbury Sculpture Show Winner, Free Wi-Fi in Cannon Park, City Calendar, Salisbury Fire Dept Deploys to Eastern NC, K-9 Officer Retirement, Greetings from the Mayor
11/2016Salisbury Transit wins Award | Know your F.O.G. | Nixle Sign Up | City Calendar | Tips for Safe Shopping | Team Salisbury

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