Also, Mercy Urgent Care is offering free tick removal kits at each of its seven Western North Carolina locations, and much more.
Also, peeling paint on Coxe Avenue is being cleaned up, and much more.
Asheville Downtown Commission members expressed concern about the proliferation of STRs and said they would draft a memo to Asheville City Council outlining their worry.
Does the city's short term rental enforcement arm have a person posting as a renter in an effort to ferret out illegal short term renters, on Asheville City Council member asked.
The issue of short term rentals continues to boil around town.
The demand for Airbnb rentals in Buncombe County grew 105 percent and is showing not signs of slowing.
Also, an HGTV social media post about an Asheville treehouse for rent via Airbnb has racked up more than 1.7 million views, and more.
The zoning amendment proposal now goes to Asheville City Council for a final vote.
Also, the city of Asheville continues to discuss changes to rules for vacation home rentals.