Posted on: February 21, 2014

FCC to Investigate Barriers to Community Networks

We thought residents in North Carolina may be interested in an FCC announcement that may have enormous impact for municipalities and residents. North Carolina state law is the reason the Holly Springs fiber network cannot be directly used for fiber to th...Read on...


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Posted on: January 19, 2017

New Councilman, Members of Planning Boards Appointed at Jan. 17 Meeting

At the Jan. 17 Holly Springs Town Council meeting, Peter Villadsen was administered the oath of office, and the council made appointments to the Planning Board and Board of Adjustment.

Councilman Villadsen replaces Linda Hunt Williams, who resigned in Dece...

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Villadsen Becomes Member of Town Council

Council member Peter Villadsen

Peter Villadsen was sworn in as a member of the Town Council on Jan. 17. 

He had been chosen by the council to replace Linda Hunt Williams, who resigned in December after being elected to the N.C. House of Representatives.

Villadsen will serve the rema...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Immerse Yourself in the Arts in 5th Annual Arts Festival

Remember those childhood days of endless coloring, painting and creating?

The fifth annual Community Arts Festival in Holly Springs wants us to recapture the excitement we felt during our childhood art classes and messy painting sessions on the back porch....

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Art and Inspiration in #HollySprings

More than 20 children submitted artwork with the theme “Holly Springs Inspires Me” to participate in the fifth annual Community Arts Festival at the Holly Springs Cultural Center. You’re invited to join with the young artists...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Wake County Program Assists with Heating Costs

Residents who are struggling to afford heating bills this winter may be eligible for one-time assistance.

Wake County has a program that makes a one-time payment to utility vendors to help low-income families in crisis. Assistance is available through Marc...

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

Villadsen Invited to Fill Vacancy on Holly Springs Town Council

At its Jan. 3 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council invited Peter Villadsen to fill a vacancy on the council, effective Jan. 17. The seat will expire with the next election; Villadsen would serve until the person elected during the November 2017 municip...

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Posted on: December 22, 2016

Council Denies Avent Ferry Rezoning, Approves of Buckhorn School Construction

At its Dec. 20 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council unanimously denied a rezoning request for about 50 acres along Avent Ferry Road and tabled voting on a development plan for townhomes along W. Holly Springs Road. Construction of a new elementary scho...

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Posted on: December 26, 2016

Ready to Get Rid of Your Christmas Tree?

Ready to get rid of your Christmas tree? Remember to strip the tree of all decorations and other objects, including tinsel and nails, before leaving it at the curb for collection. The trees are chipped for mulch. Trees with objects on them must be left be...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Council Approves Playground Structures at North Main

Among other business at its Dec. 6 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council approved a bid for construction and installation of two playground structures at North Main Athletic Complex. The playground equipment includes slides, climbing sections, a tic-tac...

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

New Councilman, Members of Planning Boards Appointed at Jan. 17 Meeting

At the Jan. 17 Holly Springs Town Council meeting, Peter Villadsen was administered the oath of office, and the council made appointments to the Planning Board and Board of Adjustment.

Councilman Villadsen replaces Linda Hunt Williams, who resigned in Dece...

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

Villadsen Invited to Fill Vacancy on Holly Springs Town Council

At its Jan. 3 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council invited Peter Villadsen to fill a vacancy on the council, effective Jan. 17. The seat will expire with the next election; Villadsen would serve until the person elected during the November 2017 municip...

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Posted on: December 22, 2016

Council Denies Avent Ferry Rezoning, Approves of Buckhorn School Construction

At its Dec. 20 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council unanimously denied a rezoning request for about 50 acres along Avent Ferry Road and tabled voting on a development plan for townhomes along W. Holly Springs Road. Construction of a new elementary scho...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Council Approves Playground Structures at North Main

Among other business at its Dec. 6 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council approved a bid for construction and installation of two playground structures at North Main Athletic Complex. The playground equipment includes slides, climbing sections, a tic-tac...

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