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Resident emergency and safety preparedness takes center stage at Salisbury Fire’s “Weathering the Storm”

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The Salisbury Fire Department will host a “Weathering the Storm – Emergency & Safety Preparedness Fair,” designed to provide residents with information on how to prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies, Saturday, March 21, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Salisbury Civic Center.

Salisbury VAMC implements property screenings to prevent virus outbreak

Expect major delays on Brenner Ave.

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Beginning on Monday, March 9, the Salisbury VA Health Care System (HCS) will only allow vehicle traffic through its Hedrick St. gate for COVID-19 (coronavirus) screenings. Per a news release “all persons entering any Salisbury VA HCS property will be screened for the COVID-19 virus. Please allow extra time to ensure that you arrive at your appointment on time.” As a result, all Brenner Avenue drivers can expect major delays.

City Asks for No More Delays in State and Federal Government Action to Protect Water Supply

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The City of Salisbury today asked for help from President Trump, North Carolina’s U.S. Senators Richard Burr and Thom Tillis, Congressmen Ted Budd and Richard Hudson, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (called FERC), Governor Roy Cooper, and the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (or DEQ). The City Council by resolution requested that the State of North Carolina and the United States government immediately require the implementation of flood protection measures the State and Federal Government mandated in 2015 and 2016 to prevent the disruption and destruction of infrastructure that is essential for the operation of Salisbury’s water supply system.
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Event Calendar

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2/24/2020 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Find Us At La Alcancia Grocery Store For Forward 2040

The City of Salisbury is working with our community to create a new Comprehensive Plan for a stronger and smarter future. Forward 2040 will establish a high-level policy framework to guide planning priorities and decisions over the next 20 years related to land use, future growth, physical development, and capital improvements. The City of Salisbury's planning staff will be out and about at local points of interest to get your feedback directly!
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2/25/2020 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Planning Board Meetings

Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers.

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2/26/2020 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Find Us At The Customer Service Center For Forward 2040

The City of Salisbury is working with our community to create a new Comprehensive Plan for a stronger and smarter future. Forward 2040 will establish a high-level policy framework to guide planning priorities and decisions over the next 20 years related to land use, future growth, physical development, and capital improvements. The City of Salisbury's planning staff will be out and about at local points of interest to get your feedback directly!
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3/3/2020 6:00 PM
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City Council Meeting 03-03-20

The City Council is the governing body of the City of Salisbury. The Council is comprised of five members who are elected on a non-partisan basis for two-year terms. Each Council member serves at-large and represents the entire City.

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3/4/2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Salisbury Neighborhood Action Group (SNAG)

The Salisbury Police Department hosts a monthly Salisbury Neighborhood Action Group (SNAG) meeting. At these meetings, citizens will hear monthly updates concerning drug investigations, criminal investigations, and code enforcement issues.
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3/5/2020 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Housing Advocacy Commission meetings

Meetings of the HAC are held 1st Thursday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in the Multi-purpose Room at One Water Street. No meetings are held in July.

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3/7/2020 8:30 AM

Justin Monroe and Victor Isler 2020 Memorial

The public is invited to the memorial ceremony for firefighters who died in service.  
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3/10/2020 4:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Planning Board Meetings

Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers.

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3/17/2020 6:00 PM
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City Council Meeting 03-17-20

UPDATE -  City council meetings will continue but will be limited to staff presenting on an agenda item. We recommend people email questions or comments to any of the council members and not attend the meeting unless necessary.
The City Council is the governing body of the City of Salisbury. The Council is comprised of five members who are elected on a non-partisan basis for two-year terms. Each Council member serves at-large and represents the entire City.

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3/21/2020 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Spring Clean '20

UPDATE - This event will still be held, since groups will be small, work far apart and be outdoors.
Volunteers needed! The Spring Clean event is returning Saturday March 21, from 8 a.m. to noon. Take an hour or more to drop by and help us clean up the streets! Equipment provided, check in is at City Hall.

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3/23/2020 - 3/27/2020

Cemetery Clean Up 2020

The city of Salisbury's cemetery division performs an "Annual Cemetery Cleanup" is performed once a year. This year's clean up will be March 23-27. Signage will be placed on large blue signs at each entrance of each cemetery approximately two months prior to the cleanup to alert lot owners of the beginning and end date of the cleanup. During cleanup week, any items located on grave plots including flowers, decorations, etc. will be removed and discarded. If you wish to retain any items, please remove them before the cleanup week. After the end date of the cleanup, you can place your flowers back on your plot.

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3/23/2020 - 3/27/2020

Cemetery Clean Up 2020

The city of Salisbury's cemetery division performs an "Annual Cemetery Cleanup" is performed once a year. This year's clean up will be March 23-27. Signage will be placed on large blue signs at each entrance of each cemetery approximately two months prior to the cleanup to alert lot owners of the beginning and end date of the cleanup. During cleanup week, any items located on grave plots including flowers, decorations, etc. will be removed and discarded. If you wish to retain any items, please remove them before the cleanup week. After the end date of the cleanup, you can place your flowers back on your plot.

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3/23/2020 - 3/27/2020

Cemetery Clean Up 2020

The city of Salisbury's cemetery division performs an "Annual Cemetery Cleanup" is performed once a year. This year's clean up will be March 23-27. Signage will be placed on large blue signs at each entrance of each cemetery approximately two months prior to the cleanup to alert lot owners of the beginning and end date of the cleanup. During cleanup week, any items located on grave plots including flowers, decorations, etc. will be removed and discarded. If you wish to retain any items, please remove them before the cleanup week. After the end date of the cleanup, you can place your flowers back on your plot.

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3/23/2020 - 3/27/2020

Cemetery Clean Up 2020

The city of Salisbury's cemetery division performs an "Annual Cemetery Cleanup" is performed once a year. This year's clean up will be March 23-27. Signage will be placed on large blue signs at each entrance of each cemetery approximately two months prior to the cleanup to alert lot owners of the beginning and end date of the cleanup. During cleanup week, any items located on grave plots including flowers, decorations, etc. will be removed and discarded. If you wish to retain any items, please remove them before the cleanup week. After the end date of the cleanup, you can place your flowers back on your plot.

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3/23/2020 - 3/27/2020

Cemetery Clean Up 2020

The city of Salisbury's cemetery division performs an "Annual Cemetery Cleanup" is performed once a year. This year's clean up will be March 23-27. Signage will be placed on large blue signs at each entrance of each cemetery approximately two months prior to the cleanup to alert lot owners of the beginning and end date of the cleanup. During cleanup week, any items located on grave plots including flowers, decorations, etc. will be removed and discarded. If you wish to retain any items, please remove them before the cleanup week. After the end date of the cleanup, you can place your flowers back on your plot.

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