Manheimer, who was elected mayor in 2013, served on Asheville City Council for four years prior to that.
Also, who might be running for mayor?
Councilman Gordon Smith won’t seek re-election, newcomer Kim Roney says she’s running and others are testing the waters.
Rich Lee, Kim Roney and Sheneika Smith are a few names being bandied about as possible City Council candidates this year.
Two city advisory boards have split on their approval of the downtown hotel project.
Also, Chris Rock is coming to Harrah’s Cherokee Casino in May, and much more.
The new commissioner will be the first African-American to sit on the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners.
Also, Asheville City Councilman Gordon Smith says he’s not seeking appointment to the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners, and much more.
The political maneuvering is far from over.
Also, Asheville Outlets announces that Acropolis Pizza is opening in its food court and that Restoration Hardware will open March 24.
The “pit of despair” could be the focus of a park design competition, but first there needs to be a vision for the space, an Asheville City Council subcommittee decided on Tuesday.
The 18-story former BB&T bank and office building will become home to a new boutique hotel, condos, restaurant space and more.
Also, “Garden & Gun” magazine gives a nod to the Grey Eagle, and much more.
Candidates have from Dec. 1 until Dec. 21 to file for next year’s election.
It’s early, but Democrats are maneuvering to keep a lock on District 1 of the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners.
If Newman were to be elected chairman next year, it would set up an interesting scenario to fill his District 1 seat.
Friends and fellow elected officials praised Gantt’s nearly two decades of county government leadership.
Asheville Mayor Esther Manheimer, Police Chief William Anderson and others are all targets in the commentary getting passed around.
Asheville City Council and Buncombe County Board of Commissioners visited the scene this afternoon.
Smith and Bothwell seek re-election. Wisler is a newcomer.