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Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment - Women's Right to Vote

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Mayor Alexander is pleased to invite you to attend a virtual celebration recognizing the 100th Annivesary of the ratiication of the 19th Amendment.  Mayor Alexander will be joined by artist Mary Ruden who will speak about honoring the Suffragists movement through art.  Kara Deadmon, Musuem Curator with the NC State Capitol, will also share information about North Carolina’s  Suffragist movement and the traveling exhibition “She Changed the World”

Enjoy Local Art Outdoors

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The 2020 Salisbury Sculpture Show debuted in Salisbury last month. 
     Now in its 12th year, the award-winning Sculpture Show is organized by the Salisbury Public Art Committee (SPAC), and has brought 18 sculptures from across the eastern United States to temporary homes in downtown Salisbury, local colleges and around Salisbury neighborhoods

2020 Census Extended - Be Counted!

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The U.S. Census Bureau has announced the new 2020 Census deadline is Wednesday, September 30. Residents are asked to respond as soon as possible to ensure Rowan County secures its fair share of the $675 billion federal dollars. The federal money assists with things like schools, road construction, hospitals, workforce initiatives and substance abuse programs in Rowan County.
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Event Calendar

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7/28/2020 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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8/4/2020 6:00 PM
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City Council Meeting 08-04-20

As the City continues to operate under a State of Emergency declaration related to the spread of COVID-19, all meetings of the Salisbury City Council will be held electronically until further notice.

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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8/5/2020 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Community Appearance Commission Meetings

Meetings are held the 1st Wednesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room at One Water Street. There is no meeting in July.
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8/15/2020 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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2020 Drive-Thru Community Resource Fair

The Salisbury Community Action Teams (CATS), will host its third annual Community Resource Fair for parents and school children, Saturday, Aug. 15, 9:30 a.m. to noon, at the Civic Center, 315 S. Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave. This year’s event will take the form as a drive-thru event to remain consistent with COVID-19 precautions.
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8/17/2020 - 8/19/2020
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Hurley Park Virtual Plant Giveaway

Hurley Park is having a Facebook giveaway, August 17-19!  The drawing is on the 20 and winners will need to pick up flowers on the 21. Giveaway flowers include Solomon's Seal, Winter Jasmine, Formosa Lily Seeds, Tulips Bulbs, Columbine Seeds, Blackberry Lily and Ferns.

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8/24/2020 - 8/28/2020
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Rowan Creek Week

The Second Annual Rowan Creek Week will take place August 22-29, 2020. The stormwater division, in conjunction with multiple environmental organizations and Rowan County, Creek Week offers recreational, educational, and volunteer opportunities to allow everyone the opportunity to enjoy and contribute to healthy waters in our area.
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8/24/2020 - 8/28/2020
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Rowan Creek Week

The Second Annual Rowan Creek Week will take place August 22-29, 2020. The stormwater division, in conjunction with multiple environmental organizations and Rowan County, Creek Week offers recreational, educational, and volunteer opportunities to allow everyone the opportunity to enjoy and contribute to healthy waters in our area.
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Rowan Creek Week

The Second Annual Rowan Creek Week will take place August 22-29, 2020. The stormwater division, in conjunction with multiple environmental organizations and Rowan County, Creek Week offers recreational, educational, and volunteer opportunities to allow everyone the opportunity to enjoy and contribute to healthy waters in our area.
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8/24/2020 - 8/28/2020
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Rowan Creek Week

The Second Annual Rowan Creek Week will take place August 22-29, 2020. The stormwater division, in conjunction with multiple environmental organizations and Rowan County, Creek Week offers recreational, educational, and volunteer opportunities to allow everyone the opportunity to enjoy and contribute to healthy waters in our area.
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9/1/2020 6:00 PM
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City Council Meeting 09-01-20

As the City continues to operate under a State of Emergency declaration related to the spread of COVID-19, all meetings of the Salisbury City Council will be held electronically until further notice.

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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Sign Up for Text Alerts

Want to know about emergencies like severe weather, fires or street closings happening in your area? Sign up for text alerts with Nixle by going to www.Nixle.com or by texting Salisbury to 888777.

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Administration

  • Supports the City Council.
  • Includes the City Manager's Office.
  • Includes the City Clerk's Office.
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Communications

  • Central source of information.
  • Marketing, public relations and branding.
  • Web design and social media.
  • Media and video production.
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Community Planning Services

  • Manage city growth and development.
  • Code enforcement services.
  • Urban planning and design services.
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Community Planning Services

  • Manage city growth and development.
  • Code enforcement services.
  • Urban planning and design services.
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Downtown Salisbury

  • Downtown redevelopment.
  • Historic preservation and economic development.
  • Maintain Salisbury as a “main street city”.
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Engineering

  • General engineering services.
  • Review engineering for private development.
  • GIS (Geographic Information Systems) services.
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Finance

  • Financial Management services.
  • Accounting services.
  • Budget and audit services.
  • Customer services.
  • Purchasing services.
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Fire

  • Fire protection services.
  • Emergency medical services.
  • Community outreach programs.
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Human Resources

  • Support all city departments.
  • Management of human resources.
  • Risk management and accessibility.
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Parks and Recreation

  • Maintain parkland and green spaces.
  • Maintain athletic complexes and pool.
  • Develop recreational programming and events.
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Police

  • Create a safe environment for citizens and residents.
  • Develop community partnerships.
  • Implement new practices and technology.
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Public Works

  • Manage and maintain cemeteries.
  • Support city’s fleet needs.
  • Manage street signs.
  • Solid waste services.
  • Street and stormwater services.
  • Telecommunications and radio services.
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Salisbury-Rowan Utilities

  • Water and wastewater services.
  • Protect the environment.
  • Promote public health.
  • Improve quality of life for residents.
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Transit

  • Provide safe, efficient and affordable transportation.
  • Service Salisbury, Spencer and East Spencer.
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