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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Notice of Closed Session 3/22

Due Notice of Closed Session March 22 2019

Mayor Maher has called a special meeting to hold a closed session related to personnel matters for Friday, March 22nd, at 9:30 am.


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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Mayor's Recap: March 12th BOC Work Session and Meeting

On Tuesday, March 12, 2019, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners conducted both a work session and a regularly scheduled business meeting.

The work session was focused on the recently released draft of the Parks and Recreation Strategic Master Plan. Each tow...

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Register for the Next Youth Program on March 13th!

Waxhaw Kid Coders

Join us for our next youth program (Ages 6-11) next Wednesday, March 13th, from 4-6 PM. Read more about creating simulations, animations, and visual effects below! To register your child for this program, please register at http://waxhaw.com/426/Programs....

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Posted on: March 6, 2019

Adult & Senior Fitness Programs Begin Next Week!

Was it your New Year's resolution to get fit in 2019?  In partnership with Waxhaw Parks & Rec, Julie Eichler of Temple Fitness in Waxhaw is hosting THREE new 6-week courses starting next week. If you are interested in learning more and regist...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

Introducing New Planning Director, Jeffrey Wells

Prior to joining the Town of Waxhaw staff, Wells served as the Town Manager for the Town of Mills River in North Carolina. He brings to the role 20 years of experience in municipal planning and zoning. Wells will be moving to Waxhaw with his wife, Rebecca...

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Mayor's Recap: February 26th BOC Work Session and Meeting

On Tuesday, February 26, 2019, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners conducted both a work session and the regularly scheduled business meeting. 

The work session opened with a brief discussion about the upcoming budget preparation cycle. From March t...

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Posted on: February 27, 2019

Pothole Repairs Underway on S. Main St. in Downtown

NCDOT has set up work zone traffic controls along South Main Street in downtown Waxhaw in order to repair potholes. This area will likely be congested while repairs are underway. We advise drivers to avoid trips through this location if at all possible.

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Posted on: February 21, 2019

N. Church St. Crossing Closed Until Further Notice

North Church Street Repairs

CSX began repairing the North Church Street railway yesterday evening, but further repairs have been delayed due to inclement weather. The N. Church St. crossing will remained closed until further notice. Repairs are expected to occur as early as Friday m...

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

New Youth, Teen, Adult and Senior 55+ Recreation and Fitness Programs Offered

Waxhaw Recreation Guide Winter-Spring 2019 Front Cover

Waxhaw Parks & Recreation is excited to offer new youth, teen, adult and senior 55+ recreation and fitness programs to the community.  These programs provide opportunities for residents and non-residents to recreate, educate and experience cu...

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Posted on: February 19, 2019

Attend "Waxhaw Life, a Community Celebration" on February 25th

Waxhaw Community Celebration

Join us for “Waxhaw Life, a Community Celebration” on Monday, February 25th, at 7:00 PM in the Community Room at Forest Hill Church, 8120 Kensington Drive. 

Mayor Maher, the Board of Commissioners, and town staff will be on hand to share with our ...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

HIRING for Senior Planner Position

A position of Senior Planner is available with Waxhaw.  Candidate must be detail-oriented, have great presentation skills, able to work independently or collaborate well with team members.  If you've been thinking about making a career m...

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Posted on: February 14, 2019

Mayor's Recap: February 12th BOC Meeting

On Tuesday, February 12, 2019, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners conducted our regularly scheduled business meeting.  

During the regular meeting, the Board of Commissioners: 

  • Welcomed two new employees: Lauren Lafond (Permitting) and Kevi...
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Posted on: February 8, 2019

Waxhaw Marvin Corridor Study Report

On May 1, 2018, the Town of Waxhaw officially kicked off the Waxhaw Marvin Road Corridor study. 

The vision of the study is to promote safe, efficient, and multimodal travel options that connect people to the places they want and need to go. Over ...

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

NEW! Interactive Transportation Projects Map

Ever wonder what road projects are taking place in Waxhaw?

Visit our new Transportation Improvement Projects online interactive map. (Link here: http://arcg.is/XiX5q)

Zoom in and click on points in the map to get details on each individual road project.

This...

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Posted on: January 28, 2019

Mayor's Recap: January 22nd BOC Work Session and Meeting

On Tuesday January 22, 2019, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners conducted both a work session and the regularly scheduled business meeting.

The work session included discussion on two important projects: 

  • In October 2018, the Town began work to det...
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Posted on: January 10, 2019

Mayor's Recap: Jan 8th Board of Commissioner's Meeting

On Tuesday, January 08, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners held its initial meeting of 2019.

The meeting began with a focus on public safety:

  • The Town of Waxhaw, Union County Public Schools and the Union County Sheriff’s office have been awarded a ...
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Posted on: January 4, 2019

North Carolina Urban Archery Hunting Season Info Sheet

Urban Archery Graphic

Waxhaw Info Sheet:

North Carolina Urban Archery Hunting Season

When: January 12th through February 17, 2019

Where: Urban Archery/Bow-and-Arrow deer hunting is allowed within the municipal limits of the Town of Waxhaw on private property, with property owner ...

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Town of Waxhaw 2018 taxes are due by January 7, 2019

Property Tax 2018

Town of Waxhaw 2018 taxes are due by January 7, 2019.

  • Postmark is accepted
  • Interest accrues on taxes not paid or postmarked by January 7, 2019 at a rate of 2% for the first month, and ¾% each month thereafter.
  • Delinquent taxes are subject to garni...
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Posted on: December 17, 2018

New Business Packet Now Available

The Town of Waxhaw’s Development Services Department has created a cohesive packet containing all of the documents and forms required for new businesses in Waxhaw.

If you’ve recently opened a business in Waxhaw, or if your business is a...

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

Mayor's Recap: December 11th Board of Commissioners Meeting

The December Board of Commissioners meeting was held on December 11, 2018.

The meeting began with a number of key personnel announcements:

  • Mattison Miller and Max Hsiang were introduced as our newest employees in the Planning Division.
  • Alexandra Beesting was...
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