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Posted on: November 22, 2017

Independent Counsel Reports on Ethics Investigation

Town Council member-elect Christine Kelly made an ethics complaint pursuant to Town Policy P-021.2 against Mayor Dick Sears, Town Council members Hank Dickson, James Cobb and Cheri Lee, and Town Attorney John Schifano on Oct. 17, 2017. 

Due to the...

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Posted on: November 21, 2017

Santa's Mailbox Posted Outside Town Hall

Santa reading letters

Does your child have a special Christmas wish that they're hoping reaches Santa in time? Kids can eliminate the guess work by writing to the Big Man himself.

Santa's Mailbox is back up this season outside the front entrance of Town Hall at 128 S. Main St. ...

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

Greenway Segment Closes Nov. 20 for Months

A portion of the greenway running from Grigsby Avenue to the Bass Lake trail closes Monday, Nov. 20 for at least six months to keep pedestrians safely clear of adjacent subdivision construction. 

The segment of the Carl G. Dean Greenway that is cl...

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

Angel Tree Initiative Serves Children from Families in Need

The town is partnering with The Christmas Store again this holiday season to help families in our area in need during the holidays.

Families are referred Western Wake Crisis Ministry, Dorcas Ministries, the Fuquay Varina Emergency Food Pantry, Holly Spring...

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

Town Replacing Water Meters in Sunset Oaks and Wescott

A contractor hired by the town is replacing water meters in the Sunset Oaks and Wescott subdivisions Nov. 27-Dec. 1 with more advanced models. Because the work is being completed by a contractor, workers will not be driving town vehicles or wearing town u...

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

Planning Board, Board of Adjustment Applications Accepted

Dan Berry's recent election to the Town Council is creating a mid-term vacancy on the Planning Board. Applications for his seat and for others on the Planning Board and Board of Adjustment are due at the town clerk's office Dec. 4.

The town clerk already w...

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Posted on: October 24, 2017

Improvements Coming to Recreation Program Registration

Online registration for town parks and recreation activities and athletics is about to get a lot easier, thanks to new software.

Benefits of the new software include a much easier search feature, improved security, and added functionality. The transition b...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Council Approves Development Plan for Downtown Building

At its Nov. 7 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council approved a development plan for a two-story building – part of the Town Hall Commons project in downtown Holly Springs. The building’s 44,640 square feet of floor area could include...

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

Council Approves Downtown Parking, Historic Home Purchase

The Holly Springs Town Council approved a development plan to add 329 parking spaces downtown and agreed to purchase a historic home off Avent Ferry Road at its Oct. 17 meeting.

The development plan for Town Hall Commons Public Parking & Infrastructure...

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

Text-to-911 Available in Holly Springs

The Holly Springs Police Department’s 9-1-1 Center now can receive short message service (SMS) text messages to 911 for emergency help when a person is unable to make a 911 voice call. The center is able to accept (SMS) text messages from AT&...

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Posted on: October 3, 2017

Development Plan Amendment Approved

At its Oct. 3 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council approved a development plan amendment for Main Street Square, allowing for a one-story building.

The council had tabled a decision at a previous meeting to allow the applicant to make additional modific...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Sept. 21 Meeting Kicked Off Southern Area Study

Growth patterns and land use policy within Holly Springs’ southern planning jurisdiction were the focus of a public meeting Thursday, Sept. 21 at 5:30 p.m. in Town Hall. 

This was the first of three community engagement meetings on the S...

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