City News



United Way of Henderson County and Community Foundation of Henderson County have created the Henderson County COVID-19 Response Fund that will rapidly deploy resources to community-based organizations at the frontlines of coronavirus in Henderson...Read more


The Hendersonville City Council will hold its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, April 2, 2020 beginning at 5:45 p.m. In compliance with the Executive Orders of the Governor and Henderson County’s State of Emergency, physical public attendance of the public will not be permitted in the...Read more


Municipal sanitary sewer collection and conveyance systems are an extensive, valuable, and complex part of our nation’s critical infrastructure. There are over 15,000 wastewater utilities in the United States, and an estimated 244 million Americans rely on well-built and maintained wastewater...Read more


The N.C. Department of Transportation is encouraging residents and leaders to participate in a brief survey on multi-modal transportation in North Carolina. The input will be used to...Read more


The City of Hendersonville has published its Drinking Water Quality Report for reporting year 2019. This annual report, also referred to as the Consumer Confidence Report, shows the City of Hendersonville is continuing to exceed the U.S. Environmental...Read more

Drinking Water Week

The City of Hendersonville is celebrating Drinking Water Week May 3-9, 2020. Along with the American Water Works Association, we are highlighting the vital role water plays in our daily lives....Read more


March 24, 2020

Starting on March 25, 2020, Hendersonville City Hall will be closed to the public in an ongoing effort to slow the spread of COVID-19.

“Limiting visitors to City Hall is a necessary step to protect the health and welfare of our visitors and employees,” said Mayor...Read more


March 30, 2020

The City of Hendersonville has announced additional closures and restrictions to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

City of Hendersonville parks and greenway trails currently remain open, provided visitors comply with social distancing requirements described in...Read more


March 20, 2020

The North Carolina Department of Public Health and Human Services has provided local governments additional clarification and guidance regarding Executive Order 118 and its impacts on restaurants and...Read more


Difficult circumstances often bring out the very best in collective efforts, a trend the Friends of Downtown Hendersonville, Henderson County Chamber of Commerce, and a group of concerned citizen volunteers saw play out firsthand this week. Conceiving, creating and launching the "Love Hendo"...Read more


March 16, 2020

The City of Hendersonville is closely monitoring the impacts of coronavirus (COVID-19) and has plans in place to protect residents, employees, and first responders as the situation develops.

“We are taking steps to limit the impact of this virus on our community...Read more


The City of Hendersonville is committed to the health and safety of the public and has suspended all utility disconnects for non-payment.

“As our community comes together to respond to the concerns of COVID-19, the City has taken steps to ensure customers have uninterrupted access to...Read more


When daylight saving time begins on Sunday, March 8, the Hendersonville Fire Department , along with Insurance Commissioner and State Fire Marshal Mike Causey, reminds everyone to change the batteries in your household smoke and...Read more


The City of Hendersonville is pleased to announce the appointment of D. James Miller as Fire Chief of the Hendersonville Fire Department.

“Chief Miller is a public servant and leader with an extensive and varied history with the fire service,” said City Manager John Connet. “He has...Read more


During the Hendersonville City Council meeting on March 5, 2020, the following 2020 Walk of Fame Honorees were announced:

RG Anders - Long-serving superintendent to the Henderson County Public Schools...Read more