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Posted on: September 22, 2017

Downtown Signal Design, Landscaping Approved

The Holly Springs Town Council approved funding the design of a traffic signal at the intersection of Main and Ballentine streets and landscaping a downtown greenspace at its Sept. 19 meeting.

The council approved $12,000 to fund the design of the traffic ...

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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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Posted on: September 12, 2017

Main Street Extension Reducing Avent Ferry Traffic

Forecasts of how much the new Main Street extension would unclog Avent Ferry Road were virtually on the money.

Traffic counts taken before and after the extension opening in early August showed a 28 percent drop on Avent Ferry between N.C. 55 and Piney Gro...

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Posted on: September 8, 2017

Council Continues to Focus on Downtown Development

Downtown development continued to be a focus of the Holly Springs Town Council at its meeting Sept. 5. The council approved a master plan for Town Hall Commons and public parking, as well as a development agreement involving a portion of the project.

The p...

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Traffic Light Approved for New Main Street Intersection

The N.C. Department of Transportation has approved a traffic light at the new intersection of South Main Street, Ralph Stephens Road and Piney Grove Wilbon Road.

The town and NCDOT are fast-tracking installation, slashing months off the usual time required...

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Posted on: August 2, 2017

Main Street Extension Open

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Main Street extension and a realigned Piney Grove Wilbon Road are scheduled to open Friday night, Aug. 4, sometime after rush hour.

The roadway will give drivers more options by providing a new link in what has been a disconnected transportation network in...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Council Focuses on Downtown Development

Downtown development was a focus for the Town Council Aug. 15. For more flexibility and control as downtown development occurs, the council approved assuming maintenance responsibility from the state for portions of Main Street and Avent Ferry Road. It al...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

North Main Athletic Complex Now Ting Park

Ting Park Entrance Sign

North Main Athletic Complex is now Ting Park.

Signs and banners bearing the Ting name are up at the town-owned complex. The main entrance sign should be ready by late summer.

The internet and mobile phone service provider is paying the town $330,000 over th...

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Posted on: June 6, 2017

Playground Opens at Ting Park

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A playground adjoining the stadium is the latest addition to Ting Park. 

Ordinarily, the playground gate will be open sunrise to sunset, allowing entry directly from the parking lot. Parents will be responsible for supervising their children since...

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