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Posted on: May 23, 2019

Council Approves Wastewater Treatment Plant Odor Improvements

At its May 21 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council awarded a construction contract for odor improvements at the wastewater treatment plant. Work will include heavy-duty covers at the headworks area with new bar screens and a Dumpster enclosure, a biolf...

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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 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

Trail Around Bass Lake, Arbor Creek Boardwalk Reopened

The Bass Lake trail is fully open again after a small portion had to be closed for safety recently because of leaning or fallen trees. Those trees are now partly submerged in the lake, providing resting places for turtles and birds. They're a favorite han...

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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: 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: 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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