Post Tagged with: "Corey Atkins"

Asheville officials prepare to put civic center naming rights up for bid

Asheville officials prepare to put civic center naming rights up for bid

What aspect of a new naming rights deal with Asheville city officials value more: the bottom line dollar amount, or establishing a partnership with a corporate entity that shares city values?

by September 5, 2018 2 comments Asheville News

Asheville City Council Election ’17 update; Roney in, Smith out

Councilman Gordon Smith won’t seek re-election, newcomer Kim Roney says she’s running and others are testing the waters.

by January 27, 2017 0 comments Asheville News, feature

Who’s running for Asheville City Council in Election ’17

Rich Lee, Kim Roney and Sheneika Smith are a few names being bandied about as possible City Council candidates this year.

by January 19, 2017 5 comments Asheville News
Asheville Chamber picks attorney Corey Atkins as public policy rep

Asheville Chamber picks attorney Corey Atkins as public policy rep

Atkins ran unsuccessfully for a seat on Asheville City Council back in 2015.

by December 14, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Brian Haynes, one of 16 candidates for Asheville City Council this year, speaks at his campaign kickoff event Sunday at the Grey Eagle/ Photo by STEWART O'SHIELDS for ASHVEGAS.com

News analysis: Variety of forces drive crowded Asheville City Council candidate field

Why so many candidates this year? Incumbents are out, Raleigh is popping, turnout will likely be low, and more.

by July 20, 2015 10 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New murals at Trackside spot in Asheville’s River Arts District

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New murals at Trackside spot in Asheville’s River Arts District

Also, candidates continue to line up to run for this year’s Asheville City Council elections.

by July 14, 2015 20 comments Asheville News
Social justice advocate Lindsey Simerly announces run for Asheville City Council

Social justice advocate Lindsey Simerly announces run for Asheville City Council

Simerly, who ran an unsuccessful bid for City Council in 2007, has developed close ties with a number of Democratic officeholders over the years.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New flea markets set to open in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New flea markets set to open in Asheville

Also, local defense attorney Corey Atkins joins the race for Asheville City Council, and more.

by April 10, 2015 1 comment Asheville News