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Polk water system square
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July 16, 2015, No comments

The proposed transfer, to upstate South Carolina’s Inman-Campobello Water District, is picking up speed and a flood of complaints at the same time. At issue is whether Polk should give much of its public water rights to the South Carolina district for the next 75 years in exchange for improvements and maintenance of the local water system.

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Buncombe County budget app rolled out by local programmers

July 1, 2015, No comments

The objective of the application is to make the budget easier for the public and local government staffers to navigate, understand and discuss, accord ...

Drought map courtesy of the N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources. Click for full-size image for all of North Carolina.

Hot weather, lack of rain brings drought back to NC

June 30, 2015, No comments

Drought has returned to North Carolina for the first time in more than two years.

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New search engine streamlines data on Asheville crime, property, services

June 11, 2015, No comments

Called SimpliCity, the program was designed by city staff and is touted as a way to “find out what’s going on all around you in an easy-to-use for ...