After the Board of Adjustment unanimously approved a continuation on the variance request, many opponents voiced frustration over having to yet again take time off work to return to the Wednesday, May 11 meeting at 12 p.m.

Buncombe County Board of Adjustment punts variance request to next month, frustratin­g opponents

Development concerns took center stage during the Buncombe County Board of Adjustment meeting on Wednesday, April 13. At issue is a variance request that would allow construction of homes on parcels smaller than the existing R-2 Residential zoning allows for. The land in question is located at 223 Williams Road, in Fletcher, and is approximately 16.52.

Something is up in south Asheville

I have recently learned of a very impressive positive community organization in south Asheville. The Ducker Road Community Involvement Council, which is a 501(c)3 organization, has worked to “clean up” an entire neighborhood, making it positively uninhabitable for drug dealers, providing community programs for youth and even offering several people transitional housing. All of this […]