Salisbury, N.C., (Wednesday, March 30, 2016) – Two Salisbury revitalization projects received awards of merit -- Best Endangered Rescue Effort and Best Public-Private Partnership -- during this year’s N.C. Main Street & Small Town Main Street Annual Awards Ceremony in Goldsboro.
Salisbury, N.C., (Thursday, April 28, 2016) – The City of Salisbury has been named a 2015 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation for the 30th consecutive year in honor of the city’s commitment to effective urban forest management.
-- Salisbury utility a finalist for Most Innovative Gigabit Broadband Service--
Salisbury, N.C., (Tuesday, April 26, 2016) – Salisbury’s broadband utility, Fibrant has been named a finalist for a Leading Lights Award from Light Reading, "the leading trade publication for communications networking."
Salisbury, N.C. — (Tuesday, May 17, 2016) The City of Salisbury filed a lawsuit today against the company that installed the cables for the City’s fiber optic network.
-- Annual art show hailed for Improving Quality of Life --
Salisbury, N.C., (Monday, May 16, 2016) – The City of Salisbury Sculpture Show took one of six top honors this week at the Centralina Council of Governments (CCOG) Region of Excellence Awards, Thursday, May 11. The awards celebrate the work of its member governments that work collectively to achieve regional goals and contribute to significant and positive advancements in the community.
Salisbury, N.C., (Thursday, May 26, 2016) – The City of Salisbury will operate on the following schedule for the Memorial Day holiday, Monday, May 30:
On Saturday night May 28, 2016 at 10:36pm Salisbury Police Officers responded to a shots fired call in the area of E. Fisher and S. Shaver St. When officers arrived, they came in contact with a shooting victim identified as Christopher Shepherd, age 44 of Salisbury. EMS was called and transported Shepherd to Novant Health Rowan Regional Medical Center. He was then transferred to Wake Forest Baptist Hospital for further treatment. He has since been released.
Salisbury, N.C., (Wednesday, June 1, 2016) – Salisbury-Rowan Utilities had a discharge of untreated wastewater from the 1500 block of McCanless Road in Salisbury, of approximately 32,000 gallons of which approximately 27,000 gallons reached surface waters.
Salisbury, N.C., (Monday, June 6, 2016) – Fibrant will be conducting scheduled maintenance during the early morning hours of Tuesday, June 7, and Wednesday, June 8.
Salisbury, N.C. (Tuesday, June 7, 2016) – The City of Salisbury has named Lynchburg (Virginia) Police Department Deputy Chief Jerome “Jerry” Stokes as its next police chief.