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Posted on: October 8, 2018

Council Provides Direction on Preservation of Norris-Holland-Hare House

At its Oct. 2 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council directed staff to stabilize the historic Norris-Holland-Hare house and to begin the process of finding a buyer who will restore and preserve it. 

The town recently purchased the house on Avent ...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

Historic Preservation Incentives Earn Recognition

Capital Area Preservation has honored the town for its recently-adopted incentives to preserve historic structures.

The town was among the recipients at the annual Anthemion Awards ceremony Sept. 24 in Raleigh. The award was in recognition of outstanding d...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

Downtown Development Bringing Traffic Pattern Changes

For safer, more efficient flow, two blocks of Ballentine Street converted to one-way traffic. Rogers Street extended one-way in opposite direction. These changes are anticipated during the week of October 14.

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

Hospital Plans Approved, Citizen Well-Check Program Discussed

At its Sept. 18 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council approved the development plan for UNC REX Healthcare to build a 236,130-square-foot, seven-story hospital building at the intersection of South Main Street and the N.C. 55 Bypass. Construction is exp...

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

Transportation Bond

The Town Council has heard your concerns about traffic congestion and has ordered a bond referendum for the Nov. 6 election when voters will decide whether the Town should issue $40 million in bonds to fund transportation improvements.  Voter app...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

Sewer Line Upgrade Moves Forward

At its Sept. 4 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council approved funding for the acquisition of utility and construction easements to upgrade a sewer line that travels through the Braxton Village and Holly Glen subdivisions and through Duke Energy property...

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Holly Springs Participating in Federal Drone Testing Program

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Holly Springs could become the first town in the country with a business delivering packages to homes using a drone.

Flytrex, the Israeli start-up responsible for launching the world’s first autonomous urban drone delivery system in Reykjavik, Ic...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Town Council Announces New Town Manager

The Holly Springs Town Council has announced that Randy Harrington will be the next town manager.

He will begin work Aug. 27 after 11 years with the city of Charlotte, where he is chief financial officer and director of Management and Financial Services.

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Cleanup Under Way at Abandoned Trash Dump

State-supervised cleanup is under way at a long-abandoned, privately-owned garbage dump off Bass Lake Road. Completion is expected in early fall 2018.

The dump, which was in use from the 1950's until the 1970's, is across the road from the Logan’...

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Posted on: May 30, 2018

Downtown Project Prompting Extended Road Closures

Downtown portions of Avent Ferry Road and West Ballentine Street are closed for utilities construction related to the public-private development project under way next to Town Hall.

The roadway segments affected are:

  • Ballentine Street between Main ...
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