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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Carter Park Pool Temporarily Closed

ASHLAND, VA (July 13, 2020) Effective immediately, we are temporarily closing the Carter Park Pool. One of our pool staff members has been in brief contact with a COVID-19 positive individual. For clarity, our staff member has been tested and is ...

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

England Street Master Plan Stakeholder Update

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Get Updated on the England Street Master Plan via Zoom.  Stakeholders and interested parties are encouraged to join in the call.  

Register with this link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYkfuurrj4pGdCr612tOVbQrFLA5oedwGtl  an...

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Posted on: June 25, 2020

Carter Park Pool Opening July 2

We are excited to announce Carter Park Pool will open to the public on Thursday, July 2 at 12:00pm. This is not a normal season, so take a deep breath and please read the entire message below.

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Ashland Economic Development Authority Approves Another $35,000 to Support Local Business

Ashland, VA – On Thursday, June 18, 2020, the Ashland Economic Development Authority (EDA) approved a second round of $35,000 in funding for the Safety Enhancement Grant program, allowing the program to continue to meet local businesses&rsqu...

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Posted on: June 9, 2020

Adjusted Town Hall Hours beginning June 15

Town Hall will be open to the public Monday - Thursday from 7:30am - 6:00pm beginning June 15. The purpose of the pilot program is to increase productivity and provide service to the community outside of the typical 9am-5pm work day. Due to the July 4th h...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Town Hall is beginning a partial reopening process

UPDATE May 22: Town Hall is beginning a partial reopening process and the building will be unlocked on an intermittent basis. Even when the building is locked, we are still in the office to answer your phone calls and e-mails. Online services at AshlandVA...

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Posted on: July 16, 2019

New Town Hall Construction

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On Friday, July 19, 2019, Phase 1 of the Town Hall construction project will begin.

For information, updates, and announcements, visit the project page:

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Posted on: August 7, 2019

Rendering of Amtrak's Upgrades to the Train Station Platform

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Amtrak provided the rendering below for their planned upgrades to Ashland's Train Station platform. It's a large file so please be patient while it loads. More details will be published as staff receives updates from Amtrak and their contractor here. Larg...

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