City News


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


With state restrictions beginning to ease during the Safer at Home Phase 2 order, the City of Hendersonville is able to grant additional in-person access to some City facilities and services.

Visitors to any City facility or park are advised to follow the recommended public health...Read more


The Hendersonville Fire Department would like to assist local businesses as they begin to reopen in the wake of COVID-19. Many of these businesses have been closed or operating in a limited capacity, and the Hendersonville Fire Department is providing some additional information to assure the...Read more


The City of Hendersonville Public Works Department is continually looking for ways to operate in a more efficient manner, in both economic terms and regarding environment impacts. One of their latest improvements occurred when the mowers used by the Parks Division were converted from using...Read more


The City of Hendersonville will sponsor its popular Document Shred and Drug Take Back Event for City residents on Friday, June 12, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. This year’s event will be held in the Dogwood Parking Lot located at 423 N. Church Street in Downtown Hendersonville. Please enter...Read more


Mural to Highlight Bees and Their Importance …

Garden Jubilee Booth & Plant Sale to Benefit Bee Mural Project

(HENDERSONVILLE, NC, May 18, 2020) – During Garden Jubilee, being celebrated May 22-25 at various nurseries, farms, and orchards around Henderson County,...Read more


On June 1, 2020, the City of Hendersonville Public Works Department will begin roadside mowing on City streets. Vegetation control along roadsides improves the visibility of signs, preserves sightlines for road users and keeps sidewalks clear and free from overhanging limbs and branches....Read more


Lieutenant Mike Vesely received the following Letter of Commendation announcing him as Hendersonville Police Department’s most recent Employee of the Quarter.

Lieutenant Mike Vesely A Letter of Commendation In Recognition for Services as Set Forth Herein

We take great...Read more


May 7, 2020-- Downtown Hendersonville is preparing for businesses to be open and ready to welcome customers back downtown in a safe and healthy way. Businesses can opt into the “SafeHendo” pledge to let customers know of the precautions they are taking to ensure the safety of their customers,...Read more


As questions come in, Mayor Barbara Volk will provide video updates to address common questions relating to the City of Hendersonville and the response to COVID-19.

If you have a question, submit it at...Read more


The City of Hendersonville welcomes a new Deputy Fire Chief who is no stranger to the fire service or the Hendersonville Fire Department . Justin S. Ward, who previously held the position of Fire...Read more



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 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


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