City News


After over 34 years of exemplary service to the City of Hendersonville, Scott “Scottie” Chovan officially retires on March 1, 2021 from his post as Laboratory Supervisor for the Hendersonville Wastewater Treatment Plant.

Scott was originally hired as the Wastewater Treatment Plant’s O.R....Read more


The City of Hendersonville will sponsor its popular Document Shred and Drug Take Back for City residents on Friday, May 14, 2021, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. This year’s event will be held in the Dogwood Parking Lot located at...Read more


Hendersonville Water & Sewer is committed to earning and maintaining public trust. The utility strives to be open, ensure access, encourage involvement, and be accountable to customers. Please review...Read more


The Hendersonville Fire Department recognized two of its members as award recipients for 2020. Congratulations to Engineer David Corey and Captain Cameron Womack for their achievements as Firefighter of the Year and Officer of the...Read more


The City of Hendersonville Stormwater Division is excited to announce the recent completion of a new water quality education project that was organized and completed by local Girl...Read more


The City of Hendersonville and City Council have made environmental sustainability a priority. In this Clean Vehicles Coalition video , Hendersonville Mayor Barbara Volk, Public Works Director Tom Wooten, and Street...Read more


After an extensive search and selection process spanning five months, the City of Hendersonville has selected its next Chief of Police. In a virtual meeting, held on January 15, 2021, City Manager John Connet announced that Blair Myhand has been selected to serve as Hendersonville’s Police Chief...Read more


Hendersonville Police Department Partners with Project ChildSafe® to Distribute Firearm Safety Kits in Drive-Thru Event

The Hendersonville Police Department will provide free firearm safety kits and gun locks to local residents through a partnership with Project ChildSafe in a...Read more


The City of Hendersonville, in partnership with the Housing Assistance Corporation , is excited to announce the award of a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) in the amount of $750,000 from The North Carolina...Read more


The City of Hendersonville Offers Virtual ‘Meet the Hendersonville Police Chief Candidates’

Hendersonville, NC (December 31, 2020) - After an extensive search and hiring process spanning the past five months, the City of Hendersonville has narrowed the Chief of Police applicant pool to...Read more


The City of Hendersonville Stormwater Division has contracted with WithersRavenel to conduct a Stormwater Asset Inventory and Assessment within Hendersonville’s City limits and extra-territorial jurisdiction (ETJ). The information collected during this project will enable the City to:...Read more


City of Hendersonville Customer Service would like to remind customers to only submit their utility payments directly to the City of Hendersonville. Using third-party payment centers at retail locations is not a reliable way to make Hendersonville Water & Sewer utility payments, garbage...Read more


Smarter Parking Experience Improves Service and Convenience in Downtown Hendersonville

Hendersonville, NC (December 14, 2020) Hendersonville drivers will soon have the option to pay for parking from their mobile devices. Beginning December 15, visitors parking in the Azalea, Maple, and...Read more


Shop with a Hero Goes Virtual Bringing Socially Distanced Shopping Spree to Students

Hendersonville, NC (December 8, 2020) For the seventh consecutive year, local elementary students were able to ‘Shop with a...Read more


The Walk of Fame Steering Committee was established in 2016 by the Hendersonville City Council and Henderson County Board of Commissioners to honor those individuals...Read more