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Officers Chosen at 2021 NCLM Annual Conference

Alexander, Neisler and Harris to Lead Organization Over Next Year

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Salisbury Mayor Karen Alexander will lead the N.C. League of Municipalities as president over the next year, following her election earlier this week.

Alexander was chosen by representatives from cities and towns across North Carolina via electronic vote held over several days, with her selection announced at NCLM’s virtual conference, CityVision 2021, held Tuesday through Thursday. 

Media statement regarding pending litigation filed on April 21, 2021:

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The Salisbury Police Department strives for positive interactions with our residents and visitors, including in cases where we may suspect criminal activity. As is standard, we are unable to comment on pending litigation. Please visit: https://salisburync.gov/Government/Police/Statistics-and-Reports to view our 2019 Annual Report, including force application statistics.

Three to receive 2021 Koontz Humanitarian Award

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Jill Burch, the late Paul Fisher and Matthew Marsh have been named winners of the 2021 Elizabeth Duncan Koontz Humanitarian Award. The trio will be honored during a virtual presentation today, Thursday, April 8, at 5:30 p.m. via the Salisbury Human Relations Council Facebook page and on WSRG-TV -- Fision Channel 394 and Spectrum Channel 16.

Salisbury Commits Support to Operation HOPE’s New 1 Million Black Businesses Initiative

The City of Salisbury is the Second US City to Commit to 1MBB and pledge support to Black-owned business development through 2030

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Today, Thursday, April 8, Salisbury Mayor Karen Alexander, in partnership with other Rowan County business leaders, formally announced a commitment by City Council to support Operation HOPE’s 1 Million Black Businesses Initiative (1MBB). In partnership with Shopify, 1MBB is aimed at giving 1 million Black entrepreneurs and small-business owners the tools and support they need to succeed.

New Look For Downtown

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Downtown Salisbury is getting a new look. Salisbury City Council adopted the Downtown Main Street Plan at the Tuesday, March 16 Council meeting. Following multiple public opportunities for comment during design, the Downtown Main Street Plan consists of two phases to implement pedestrian and bicycle inclusion, landscaping, parking, infrastructure improvements, and transit mobility. Phase I transitional striping is set to begin summer 2021.
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4/27/2021 4:00 PM

Planning Board Meeting

The Planning Board is responsible for providing growth management and land development policy, zoning ordinance (LDO) and development proposal recommendations to the City Council. Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers.
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5/4/2021 6:00 PM

City Council Meeting 05-04-21

The City Council is the governing body of the City of Salisbury. The Council is comprised of five members who are elected on a non-partisan basis for two-year terms. Each Council member serves at-large and represents the entire City.
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5/5/2021 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Community Appearance Commission Meetings

Meetings are held the 1st Wednesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. There is no meeting in July. Meetings are via Zoom until further notice.
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5/6/2021 4:00 PM

Housing Advocacy Commission meetings

Meetings of the HAC are held 1st Thursday of each month at 4:00 p.m. No meetings are held in July. Meetings are currently Zoom meetings. Please check Public Notices for details.

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5/11/2021 4:00 PM

Planning Board Meeting

The Planning Board is responsible for providing growth management and land development policy, zoning ordinance (LDO) and development proposal recommendations to the City Council. Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers.
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5/19/2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Tree Board Meetings

The Tree Board meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 12:00 noon in the Salisbury-Rowan Utilities Conference Room at 1 Water Street.

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5/25/2021 4:00 PM

Planning Board Meeting

The Planning Board is responsible for providing growth management and land development policy, zoning ordinance (LDO) and development proposal recommendations to the City Council. Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers.
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6/1/2021 6:00 PM

City Council Meeting 06-01-21

The City Council is the governing body of the City of Salisbury. The Council is comprised of five members who are elected on a non-partisan basis for two-year terms. Each Council member serves at-large and represents the entire City.
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6/2/2021 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Community Appearance Commission Meetings

Meetings are held the 1st Wednesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. There is no meeting in July. Meetings are via Zoom until further notice.
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6/3/2021 4:00 PM

Housing Advocacy Commission meetings

Meetings of the HAC are held 1st Thursday of each month at 4:00 p.m. No meetings are held in July. Meetings are currently Zoom meetings. Please check Public Notices for details.

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