The City of Salisbury Fire Department is planning to construct a new fire station in 2018 at 310 Cedar Springs Road, Salisbury. While the new station will serve the entire city, it will primarily service its own fire response district -- the incorporated areas south of the Mid Carolina Airport. The facility is identified as City of Salisbury Fire Station Number 6. Salisbury residents are invited to an Open House Wednesday, Nov. 1, 6 to 8 p.m. at Fire Station 2, 2312 S. Main St., to hear more information on this project.
Salisbury Transit is pleased to announce that rides will be free on all fixed routes for Election Day, Tuesday November 7th. Free rides will be offered from the beginning to the end of the service day on all buses, Salisbury Transit wants to help you get to your polling place. You do not need to show a pass in order to ride. Friday, Nov 10 the City of Salisbury will be observing Veterans Day and there will be NO bus service. In thanks to our Veterans, our Veterans will ride the bus FREE on Saturday, November 11th.
Fifteenth Annual Bicycle Giveaway
The Salisbury Police Department has, once again, partnered with Gerry Wood Auto Group to conduct its fifteenth annual Christmas Bicycle Giveaway program.
ICMA is the International City/County Management Association
W. Lane Bailey, city manager, Salisbury, North Carolina, was installed today as Southeast Regional Vice President of ICMA, the International City/County Management Association, during the organization’s 103rd Annual Conference in San Antonio, Texas. He was elected for the three-year term on June 23.
Beginning next month the Salisbury Police Department will expand its community oriented policing efforts to include a quarterly informational series entitled, “Community Classroom.”
Mint Hill, N.C. sculptor Charles Pilkey has won Best in Show in the 2017 Salisbury Sculpture Show “Discover What’s Outside.” Judge Harriet Hoover provided the following recap of the winning entries:
Downtown Salisbury, Inc., and the City of Salisbury will host a drop-in Empire Hotel Open House on Monday, Oct. 16, beginning at 5 p.m., at City Hall Council Chambers 217 S. Main St.
Middle school aged girls interested in computer coding are invited to attend the inaugural Salisbury Girls Who Code Club, beginning Monday, Oct. 16, 3 to 4:30 p.m. at the Customer Service Center, 1415 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave.
Positions will replace assistant city manager, public safety recruiter
With the upcoming retirement of Assistant City Manager John Sofley, and a department change for a former human resources employee, Salisbury management will fill the two vacant positions with revised job titles and responsibilities. A full-time city attorney and a human relations manager will join the team in the latter part of 2017.
Residents invited to weigh in on future location
As the discussion continues regarding a location for a new Salisbury Fire Station No. 3, the Salisbury Fire Department will host an Open House for residents in the proposed vicinity, Sunday, Sept. 17 at the current Fire Station No. 3, 1604 W. Innes St., from 3 to 5 p.m.