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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: July 27, 2018

Holly Springs Participating in Federal Drone Testing Program

NCDOT drone sign

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: August 9, 2018

Council Approves Annual Backflow Prevention Device Testing, More at Aug. 7 Meeting

At its Aug. 7 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council adopted an ordinance requiring annual certification for backflow prevention devices, adopted a resolution giving Holly Springs residents the opportunity to vote Nov. 6 on a $40 million transportation b...

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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: June 25, 2018

Parrish Womble Remembered for Service to Holly Springs

Parrish Womble

Parrish “Ham” Womble, who served nearly three decades as a Holly Springs town board member and for a year as mayor, died June 24. He was 79.

Holly Springs was a community of a few hundred residents when Womble joined the town Board of Commissioners in 1981...

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Planning Association Recognizes Main Street Development

A long-held vision is becoming reality for downtown Holly Springs, and planning professionals from other parts of N.C. see the potential for transformation here.

Main Street has been recognized officially as a Great Main Street in the Making&n...

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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 close Monday, June 4 for utilities construction related to the public-private development project under way next to Town Hall.

The roadway segments affected are:

  • Ballentine Street bet...
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