Wine About Winter returns to historic Downtown Salisbury on Friday, Feb. 2, from 5 to 9:30 p.m. Wine connoisseurs throughout the region are invited to tour the wines of Rowan County and beyond during the 11th annual Wine About Winter wine-tasting tour.
The Salisbury Sculpture Show hosted by the Salisbury Public Art Commision (PAC) is returning for its 16th consecutive year. Artists and local neighborhoods are encouraged to apply to participate in this year’s show.
Salisbury is scheduled to begin a revitalization of its six-block section of downtown Main Street within the next 12-18 months. Once complete, the Downtown Main Street Project will include new sidewalks, tree planters, street lights and signal mast arms, new trash cans, public art, seating areas, curbs, and ADA-compliant crosswalks and parking. In addition, work will include a complete engineering design for the road, water and sewer utilities, stormwater system, and electrical and signals system.
After 18 months of planning and engaging West End neighborhood residents, the Salisbury Police Department (SPD) is gearing up to open grant applications for Rowan County 501(c)(3) organizations next month.
This month’s employee spotlight is Kimberly Bell, the transit operations supervisor with the Salisbury Transit Department.