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Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Downtown Asheville homeless issue topic of Thursday meeting

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Downtown Asheville homeless issue topic of Thursday meeting

Also, Little Jumbo cocktail bar has a new outdoor patio, and more.

by October 16, 2018 6 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville awarded nearly $1 million for Lexington, Coxe ave redesign

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville awarded nearly $1 million for Lexington, Coxe ave redesign

Also, the work on Pritchard Park will start up in January.

by December 11, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Pritchard Park work, a new Panini Factory, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Pritchard Park work, a new Panini Factory, more

Also, don’t forget the Holiday Flea for Y’all coming up on Dec. 3.

by November 18, 2016 1 comment Asheville News
Traffic delays ahead as Asheville River Arts District road work begins

Traffic delays ahead as Asheville River Arts District road work begins

Fans of the RiverMusic festival should note that the event will move from its current Riverside Drive location to Carrier Park in September and October.

by July 30, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Details for new housing for homeless women comings, says Asheville nonprofit

Details for new housing for homeless women comings, says Asheville nonprofit

ABCCM’s new Transformation Village will include 150 to 200 units, the nonprofit has said.

by June 17, 2016 0 comments Asheville News, feature
Sylva Herald: Fake fracking supporters attended Western Carolina University forum

Sylva Herald: Fake fracking supporters attended Western Carolina University forum

A group of about a dozen men wearing “Shale Yes” T-shirts said they were bused in from, with some saying they were recruited from a Winston-Salem homeless shelter.

Asheville police arrest a man at the corner of North Lexington Avenue and Walnut Street in this September 2013 file photo/ Ashvegas/ Jason Sandford

Policing the core: Inside Asheville city government’s efforts to ‘enhance’ downtown

To little fanfare, the Asheville Police Department unveiled a new downtown policing plan earlier this year aimed at everything from dealing with homeless people to buskers. The goal – to “enhance” downtown.

by September 2, 2014 3 comments Asheville News
City of Asheville replaces Urban Trail bench with new, ridiculously small version

City of Asheville replaces Urban Trail bench with new, ridiculously small version

Honey, they shrunk an Asheville Urban Trail stop.

by June 13, 2013 18 comments Asheville News
Hope, and a little change, for a stranger on the streets of Ashvegas

Hope, and a little change, for a stranger on the streets of Ashvegas

I thought about all those “hope and change” voters who passed the man on the street, and what a blessing they were missing.

by December 4, 2012 2 comments Opinion