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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Cultural Center Parking Lot Repairs & Restriping

Sections of the Holly Springs Cultural Center parking lot are being repaired and restriped this Saturday and Sunday, May 25-26. The Holly Springs Farmers Market remains open Saturday morning, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on West Ballentine Street beside the Cultu...

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

Town Council Receives 2019-2020 Recommended Budget

Town Manager Randy Harrington’s recommended 2019-2020 budget invests heavily in public safety and infrastructure while raising the property tax rate solely for transportation bonds that Town voters approved last fall.

The tax rate would rise 5 cents from 4...

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Portion of Boardwalk on Arbor Creek Greenway Closed for Repairs

A 30-foot section of boardwalk on the Arbor Creek greenway closest to Sunset Lake Road is closed for safety repairs. The repairs are expected to be complete by May 24.

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

Annual Financial Report Earns Certificate of Achievement

The Town has received a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its Comprehensive Annual Finance Report.

The recognition comes from the Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada. The certificate is the high...

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

Applicants Sought for Board of Adjustment Mid-term Vacancy

The Holly Springs Town Council is seeking applicants to fill a mid-term vacancy for an in-town alternate member on the Board of Adjustment, a citizen board involved with zoning and development matters. The remainder of the term to be filled will run from ...

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

Council Approves Mixed-Use Development

At its May 7 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council approved a planned unit development master plan for Carolina Springs, a 396-acre mixed-use development that includes commercial / retail, office, proposed sports and leisure amenities, and multifamily a...

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Posted on: May 5, 2019

Portion of Trail Around Bass Lake Temporarily Closed

A small segment of the loop trail around Bass Lake is temporarily closed due to trees in danger of falling across the trail. Once the hazard is removed, the trail segment will reopen. If you are visiting Bass Lake Park and walking the trail, please heed s...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Farmers Market Reopens in New Location

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Join us Saturday morning at the Holly Springs Farmers Market.

The market is downtown at Holly Springs Cultural Center. It’s a new location for the main season, but only a couple of blocks from the former site on Main Street.

Shop more than two doz...

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Posted on: May 2, 2019

Town Council and Planning Board Receive Traffic Impact Analysis Overview

The Holly Springs Town Council and Planning Board held a joint meeting Tuesday to receive an overview of traffic impact analyses, studies that evaluate the effect of proposed developments on transportation.

The town currently requires transportation analys...

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Posted on: May 2, 2019

Town Staff to Replace Water Meter Lids

This month, Town of Holly Springs employees are replacing water meter lids in the Holly Glen, Overlook at Holly Glen, Braxton Village, Holly Pointe, Stonemont, Mills at Avent Ferry and Lochridge neighborhoods. 

Work is expected to be completed bet...

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Applicants Sought for Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee

The Town of Holly Springs is recruiting members for the Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee, which provides guidance to the Town Council and staff about parks, recreation programs, greenways, facilities, policies, and the Town’s long-range...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Holly Springs Offers New Option for Recycling Electronics Batteries

The Town of Holly Springs is offering residents a new option for recycling electronics batteries. Deposit batteries in a bin inside:

Holly Springs Public Works, 101 Thomas Mill Rd.Open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays

Holly Springs Town Hall, 128 S. Main St.Open 8 a....

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Posted on: April 4, 2019

Council Provides Consistency on Construction Noise; Discusses Street Tree Regulations

At its April 2 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council adopted an ordinance to provide consistency on when construction noise can take place and discussed regulations for trees planted in the public right of way, along sidewalks and roads.

The change in no...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Holly Springs' Oldest Home Awaits New Owner

Norris Holland Hare House

Having saved it from demolition, the Town is preparing to turn the vacant Norris Holland Hare house, Holly Springs’ oldest structure, back into a home.

For sale signs are going up at the two-story, two-century-old house within the Mills at Avent ...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

Construction Starting on Ting Park Connection to N.C. 55

Construction is starting on connecting Sportsmanship Way with N.C. 55 at Ting Park, adding cross-town road connectivity to improve traffic flow.

Completion is expected in spring 2020.

The project will provide a second point of access to the park. Currently,...

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