City News


Hendersonville City Council Members are venturing outside the traditional council meeting format to offer a series of ‘Council Conversations’ in the community. 2020 marks the third year Council Members have hosted collaborative meetings in various neighborhoods throughout the City.

“It...Read more


The City of Hendersonville’s Wellness Committee will be hosting the 8th Annual Turkey Trot 5k Thanksgiving morning on November 26, 2020. Participants will notice changes aimed at promoting social distancing, but the focus of keeping active and having fun will remain the same.

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Downtown Treat Street Carnival, Holiday Street Lighting Canceled Bearfootin’ Art Walk Auction Goes Virtual

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (September 21, 2020) - After serious thought about the safety of the community and statewide mandates on public gatherings, the...Read more


On October 19, 2020, the City of Hendersonville will begin their fall bulk leaf collection service for City residents. Bulk leaf collection will continue throughout the season and conclude on December 31. During bulk leaf collection, City residents should pile loose leaves as close to the street...Read more


During the months of September, October, and November, the City of Hendersonville will be completing maintenance and resurfacing on several different streets within the City.

Construction will begin in late September with the majority of the work to be completed by mid-November. The...Read more


The new homes at Oklawaha Village, 1818 N. Main St., will soon sport 34 trees, planted throughout the neighborhood by the homeowners. Residents are taking advantage of Hendersonville Tree Board’s NeighborWoods project to acquire at no charge the new saplings. The program provides free trees to...Read more


The City of Hendersonville’s Community Development Department established in the fall of 2020 reflects the demands of a growing city. Over the years the City has included within its hierarchy, a planning department, a zoning department, a downtown economic development department, and a...Read more


Hendersonville Farmers Market on Maple Street at the Historic Train Depot is celebrating Pollinator Day on Saturday, September 12, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Hendersonville Bee City USA booth will distribute free packets of pollinator-friendly seeds (while supplies last) and volunteers will provide...Read more


In partnership with Safe Kids Western North Carolina , led by Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC...Read more


The City of Hendersonville is seeking feedback from the public as they begin their search to find the next Hendersonville Police Chief. A survey is available to gather community input on the opportunities facing the...Read more


It was a regular day in City Hall when Customer Service received a call that exemplified the spirit of compassion that runs deep in the Hendersonville community.

“I had read an article in the paper about the City working with people to set up payment plans when they had gotten behind on...Read more


Governor Cooper’s Executive Order that prohibited utility disconnections and late payment fees ended on July 29, 2020, at 11:59 pm. The expiration of ...Read more


For Immediate Release

City of Hendersonville Downtown Program

Contact: Jamie Carpenter


Love Hendo and Shop Local on First Saturdays in Downtown...Read more


Attention all Hendersonville Water Customers!

The City of Hendersonville has moved to a new and improved online payment portal. This is great news because now online account management is even easier and payment information is even more secure.

By registering on the new payment...Read more


Starting Friday, May 29 at 5pm through Sunday evening, Main Street from 6th Avenue to Allen Street will be closed to vehicular traffic to allow folks to enjoy Historic Downtown Hendersonville while maintaining a safe social distance.

The Open Streets concept allows restaurants to expand...Read more