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I-85 and Yadkin River Bridge Rescue

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This release is issued jointly by the Salisbury Fire Department and Millers Ferry Fire Department. On May 21, 2021 at 1030 pm the Miller’s Ferry Fire Department, Salisbury Fire Department, Churchland Fire Department, Rowan County Rescue Squad, Davidson County EMS, and Rowan County EMS were dispatched to the Yadkin River Bridge above Southbound I-85 for a report of a person that had jumped/ fallen off of the bridge.

Employee Spotlight: Steve Myers, Mail Coordinator

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Steve Myers is the mail coordinator for the City of Salisbury. His role focuses on support services for the City and includes receiving, processing and delivering mail, packages and supplies. Although he receives and delivers packages to departments from FedEx, UPS, Amazon and USPS, Steve also transports interdepartmental mail for City departments.

Salisbury Police investigating two shooting incidents

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Salisbury Police are investigating two incidents of gun violence within its city limits Wednesday evening, May 26.

The first incident was a report of shots fired at 6:40 p.m., in the area of 410 West 15th St. Upon arrival, officers were told that the driver of a black Jeep with a damaged front headlight, shot a gun several times. No visible signs of damage to the nearby apartments or any spent shell casings could be found. A Be On the Lookout (BOLO) was issued.

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Event Calendar

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7/27/2021 4:00 PM

Planning Board Meeting

The Planning Board is responsible for providing growth management and land development policy, zoning ordinance (LDO) and development proposal recommendations to the City Council. Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers.
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8/2/2021 9:00 AM - 8/6/2021 12:00 PM
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2021 Beginning/Advanced Beginning Tennis Camp

Session II Tennis Camp will be August 2-6.

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8/2/2021 9:00 AM - 8/6/2021 12:00 PM
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2021 Beginning/Advanced Beginning Tennis Camp

Session II Tennis Camp will be August 2-6.

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8/9/2021 12:00 PM
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Mayor's Spirit Luncheon

Salisbury Mayor Karen Alexander will host the Virtual Mayor’s Spirit Luncheon, Monday, August 9, from noon to 1 p.m., live via the City's Facebook page. 
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8/10/2021 4:00 PM

Planning Board Meeting

The Planning Board is responsible for providing growth management and land development policy, zoning ordinance (LDO) and development proposal recommendations to the City Council. Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers.
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8/14/2021 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Back-to-School Community Resource Fair

Rowan County parents, caregivers and students are invited to the bi-annual 2021 Back-to-School Community Resource Fair, Saturday, Aug. 14, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Salisbury Civic Center, 315 S. MLK, Jr. Ave.
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8/18/2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Tree Board Meetings

The Tree Board meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 12:00 noon in the Salisbury-Rowan Utilities Conference Room at 1 Water Street.

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8/24/2021 4:00 PM

Planning Board Meeting

The Planning Board is responsible for providing growth management and land development policy, zoning ordinance (LDO) and development proposal recommendations to the City Council. Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers.
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Housing Advocacy Commission meetings

Meetings of the HAC are held 1st Thursday of each month at 4:00 p.m. No meetings are held in July. Meetings are currently Zoom meetings. Please check Public Notices for details.

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Community Planning Services

  • Manage city growth and development.
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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.
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Finance

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

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Human Resources

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Parks and Recreation

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Police

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Public Works

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Salisbury-Rowan Utilities

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Transit

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  • Service Salisbury, Spencer and East Spencer.
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