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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Waxhaw BOC Approves FY18-19 Budget

On Tuesday June 12th, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners approved the proposed 2018/19 Fiscal year Budget.

The budget establishes a Capital Improvement Program and a Small Transportation Project fund to provide funding mechanisms to address traffic and tran...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Waxhaw BOC Final Budget Review Meeting Recap

On Monday June 11th, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners held a final work session to conduct a final review of the proposed the 2018/19 Fiscal year Budget prior to adoption.

The proposed budget recommends a 3% decrease in Operating Expense for the over 20 S...

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Posted on: May 29, 2018

Accepting Applications for July 4th Parade Entries

Everyone loves a parade!  It's time to get creative and enter your personal or your organization's entry in this year's 4th of July parade.   This year's theme is Super Heroes Throughout History.  You can certainly have fun with...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

5/22 Board of Commissioners Meeting Recap

On Tuesday May 22, 2018, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners conducted both a work session and our regularly scheduled business meeting. Both sessions discussed the 2018/19 Fiscal year Budget.

In preparation of the proposed budget, over $600K in expenses was...

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

Waxhaw Seeks Qualified Town Attorney

The Board has adopted a Strategic Framework to set a direction and guide decision-making in attempts to achieve a sustainable future for Waxhaw. The framework includes the vision, mission, and values that prioritize the Town’s work. With this fo...

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Posted on: May 14, 2018

May 8th Board of Commissioners Meeting Recap

On Tuesday May 08, 2018, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners conducted both a work session and our regularly scheduled business meeting.

At the work session, the Board of Commissioners received the proposed 2018/19 budget from our Town Manager. The proposed ...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Budget Highlights From BOC Work Session 5/8

At the May 8th BOC meeting, the Town Manager presented the proposed budget for the Fiscal Year 18-19. The proposed budget provides for the allocation of amounts required for the annual operating costs of the Town, additionally provides for fiscal planning...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Staff Engineer Position Available

The Town of Waxhaw is seeking to fill a position for a Staff Engineer.  This position is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate.  Must have attention to detail, ability to manage simultaneous projects and accuracy skills. &...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Town of Waxhaw Receives Great Places Award from APA-NC

Waxhaw, N.C. - The American Planning Association (APA) has awarded the Town of Waxhaw a 2018 Great Places Award in the “Great Main Street” category in recognition of downtown’s businesses, events, and amenities.

Each year, the...

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Posted on: April 30, 2018

Town of Waxhaw Receives 2018 National Main Street Accreditation

Waxhaw, N.C. (04/30/18) -- the Town of Waxhaw Main Street Program has been designated as an accredited Main Street America™ program for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street Center. Each year, th...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

One-Stop Voting Information

Same Day Registration

You can register to vote and cast a ballot at an early voting site. With same day registration, you can fill out a voter registration form, show an identifying document with your current address, and vote at an early voting site when ...

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Posted on: April 26, 2018

April 24th BOC Meeting Recap

On Tuesday April 24, 2018, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners conducted both a work session and our regularly scheduled business meeting.

At the work session, the Board:

  • Kicked off Waxhaw’s Strategic Park Master Plan update by receiving a presentat...
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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Town of Waxhaw receives Excellence in Communications Recognition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 23, 2018

 

Town of Waxhaw receives Excellence in Communications Recognition

 

New Bern, NC – The Town of Waxhaw was among 23 North Carolina governments to earn recognition in the Eleventh North C...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Litter Sweep Event Postponed

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The Litter Sweep event that was scheduled for this Saturday, April 28th has been postponed and will be rescheduled for later this year.  This decision to postpone was made because of limited response as well as concerns associated with the volunt...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Parking Improvements Continue in Downtown Waxhaw

The Town of Waxhaw has continued to address parking needs in the downtown. New spaces are currently being added to the Nivens-Price lot. The Town has added two new public parking lots in the past year and a half. One is on the south side of the tracks and...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Event Season Sparks a Spring Refresh in the Gravel Lot

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Event Season is Upon Us! 

The Town of Waxhaw Parks & Recreation team has been busy gearing up for Kaleidoscope fest, which marks the beginning of a year filled with reasons to spend time in Waxhaw! This two-day art-centric event takes place th...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Waxhaw Marvin Corridor Study Public Workshop

Waxhaw Marvin Corridor Public Meeting

Waxhaw-Marvin Road continues to evolve, and the Town of Waxhaw is exploring ways to ensure the corridor’s future includes safe, efficient, and multimodal travel options. Join the Town at a fun and interactive workshop to explore ways to improve ...

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Posted on: February 22, 2018

REMINDER - 2018 Spring Clean-Up Day March 27th

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All items must be curbside before 7:00 AM on Tuesday, March 27th. Routes will vary so all items must be out by the curb by this time.

Items may be removed by various trucks over the course of the day depending on what type of items you may have. Please all...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

February 27th BOC Meeting Recap

At the February 27, 2018 Waxhaw Board of Commissioners work session and regular meeting, your Board accomplished the following for the Town of Waxhaw:

  • In preparation for the annual budgeting process, conducted a review of a possible 5 year capital project ...
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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Downtown Parking Improvements

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The parking lot on the NE corner of Howie Mine Road and N. Broome Street (behind the Clock Shop) is now open for public parking.

The Town has done minor improvements to the lot and provided 20 new public parking spaces. This will help accommodate the conti...

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Posted on: February 22, 2018

2018 Spring Clean-Up Day

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All items must be curbside before 7:00 AM on Tuesday, March 27th. Routes will vary so all items must be out by the curb by this time.

Items may be removed by various trucks over the course of the day depending on what type of items you may have. Please all...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

February 13th BOC Meeting Recap

  • Gingersnap 5K Race Director Jill Connolly presented a final report on the GingerSnap 5K, which welcomes thousands from the community to run the beautiful streets of historic downtown Waxhaw. Included was the presentation of a check for $24,000 to Girls on...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Waxhaw Marvin Sidewalk Grant

The Town of Waxhaw received a $235,224 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) through Union County for construction of a 1742 feet (1/3 mile) sidewalk, which will run from Eutaw Drive to Fallondale Road along Waxhaw Marvin Road.

The sidewalk will connect...

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Posted on: January 16, 2018

Upgrades to Recycling Program and Service Schedule Changes

The Town of Waxhaw is pleased to announce that we are about to embark upon the first major phase in our recently upgraded recycling program.  In accordance with the new contract, RCS has ordered the 96 gallon recycling carts and expects delivery ...

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