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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.

Human Relations Council honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with pre-holiday events

Local volunteers planning a parade, post-parade celebration, breakfast program

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The Dr. Martin Luther King (MLK), Jr. Celebration Committee, a subcommittee of the Salisbury Human Relations Council, will host a weekend-long celebration to honor Dr. Martin Luther King’s legacy beginning Saturday, Jan. 18.

Salisbury, Rowan County join forces to keep residents informed through RoCo Alerts

RoCo Alerts evolves from Code Red, Nixle mass notification systems

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Rowan County Emergency Management and the city of Salisbury are debuting the latest iteration of “RoCo Alerts” to keep residents up to date, in real time, about localized, emergency and non-emergency situations. It is a joint mission to provide important information at critical times.

Cheerwine Festival returns to fill the streets of historic downtown Salisbury, N.C., with ‘cheer’ and family-friendly fun

The iconic southern soft drink announces 2020 festivities and new design contest for its fans

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Cheerwine, the 103-year-old soft drink born and based in Salisbury, N.C., is once again teaming up with its home city to host the fourth annual “Cheerwine Festival” on Saturday, May 16, from noon-10 p.m. An estimated 60,000 people attended the 2019 event. 

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12/1/2020 6:00 PM
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City Council Meeting 12-01-20

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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12/3/2020 4:00 PM

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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12/8/2020 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. *** Due to COVID-19, meetings are being held virtually. ***
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12/9/2020 2:00 PM
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Hurley Park Board Meeting 12/9/2020

The Hurley Park Board will be meeting at 2 p.m. at 1 Water Street, Salisbury NC 28144.
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12/10/2020 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Parks and Recreation Advisory Board Meetings

Meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of each month at 1:00 p.m. at rotating park facilities.

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12/15/2020 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Dixonville Task Force

The Dixonville Task Force meets every 3rd Tuesday of each month from 10 am-11:30 am in the first floor conference room of City Hall.
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12/16/2020 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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12/31/2020 11:00 PM - 1/1/2021 12:00 AM

“Bring On 2021” - Virtual New Year’s Eve

This year’s virtual event will be interactive, featuring take-home NYE packages with follow-along games for the family, messages from local organizations and music by local band LiveHouse. You can be part of the fun as well by submitting a 15-second video about why you’re done with 2020 and ready to “Bring On 2021.”
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12/31/2020 11:00 PM - 1/1/2021 12:00 AM

“Bring On 2021” - Virtual New Year’s Eve

This year’s virtual event will be interactive, featuring take-home NYE packages with follow-along games for the family, messages from local organizations and music by local band LiveHouse. You can be part of the fun as well by submitting a 15-second video about why you’re done with 2020 and ready to “Bring On 2021.”
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1/4/2021 - 1/8/2021

Winter Spruce Up Week 2021

During Spruce Up Weeks, City of Salisbury residents can place items at the curb on their regular collection day before 7:00 a.m.

The City of Salisbury Public Works Department will pick up your old appliances, tires without rims (limit 5 tires or less per location) and extra bagged trash. This is a great time to encourage a neighborhood cleanup!

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1/4/2021 - 1/8/2021

Winter Spruce Up Week 2021

During Spruce Up Weeks, City of Salisbury residents can place items at the curb on their regular collection day before 7:00 a.m.

The City of Salisbury Public Works Department will pick up your old appliances, tires without rims (limit 5 tires or less per location) and extra bagged trash. This is a great time to encourage a neighborhood cleanup!

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1/4/2021 - 1/8/2021

Winter Spruce Up Week 2021

During Spruce Up Weeks, City of Salisbury residents can place items at the curb on their regular collection day before 7:00 a.m.

The City of Salisbury Public Works Department will pick up your old appliances, tires without rims (limit 5 tires or less per location) and extra bagged trash. This is a great time to encourage a neighborhood cleanup!

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