Post Tagged with: "Ken Michalove"

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
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
Opinion: Asheville City Council is poised to wreck a nonprofit to establish and manage city’s cultural center

Opinion: Asheville City Council is poised to wreck a nonprofit to establish and manage city’s cultural center

Former Asheville Mayor Ken Michalove says the dismantling of Pack Place is the result of greedy bullying tactics.

by July 22, 2014 31 comments Opinion
Former Asheville mayor presses case against Asheville Art Museum

Former Asheville mayor presses case against Asheville Art Museum

Michalove to Myers: It appears you are involved in a hoax regarding this new building idea.

by July 19, 2013 43 comments Asheville News
The Michalove Memo, pt. 3: Pack Place is being torn asunder, and it’s happening out of public view

The Michalove Memo, pt. 3: Pack Place is being torn asunder, and it’s happening out of public view

Pack Place should have gotten the $2 million in taxpayers’ money that Asheville City Council handed to the Asheville Art Museum.

by June 28, 2013 8 comments Asheville News
The Michalove Memo, pt. 2: Physically dividing Asheville’s Pack Place into two buildings is ludicrous

The Michalove Memo, pt. 2: Physically dividing Asheville’s Pack Place into two buildings is ludicrous

Creating two leases and two buildings out of Pack Place is wasteful in terms of time and money, says former Asheville mayor Ken Michalove.

by June 27, 2013 6 comments Asheville News
The Michalove Memo, pt. 1: Infighting is destroying Pack Place, an Asheville institution

The Michalove Memo, pt. 1: Infighting is destroying Pack Place, an Asheville institution

There’s an atmosphere of distrust tearing Pack Place partners apart, and it’s the Asheville Art Museum’s fault, says a former Asheville mayor-turned-consultant.

by June 27, 2013 15 comments Asheville News