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Edneyville News

Growers, residents urge county to preserve apple country character

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EDNEYVILLE — Taking their regular monthly meeting on the road to the old Edneyville High School gym, Henderson County commissioners received mixed reviews on their plans for a sewer plant on Clear Creek and heard pleas to preserve the community’s farm heritage when they adopt a new comprehensive plan.   Read Story »

Tags: Edneyville | farmland preservation | 2045 comp plan

Edneyville News

Commissioners hear from apple country on sewer plant, 2045 comp plan

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The Henderson County Board of Commissioners took its regular monthly meeting to Edneyville Wednesday where it heard from citizens concerned about the impact planned sewer service and the 2045 comprehensive plan will have on the community.   Read Story »

Tags: Edneyville Elementary School | 2045 comp plan | Edneyville sewer

Edneyville Four Seasons Politics

Apple country farmers, residents react to 2045 comprehensive plan

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EDNEYVILLE — Although county commissioners depict the Clear Creek sewer plant as a grassroots-driven idea widely supported by the farm community, several Edneyville residents questioned the need for the wastewater facility last week during a public meeting on Henderson County’s proposed 2045 land-use plan.   Read Story »

Tags: Edneyville | 2045 comp plan

Henderson County Four Seasons Politics

LIGHTNING EDITORIAL: Comp Plan 2045 presents opportunity for solutions

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It’s hard to divine at this point the ultimate meaning of the populist uprising over land-use at a meeting of the Henderson County Board of Commissioners on Sept. 6.   Read Story »

Tags: farmland preservation | land conservation | Conserving Carolina | 2045 comp plan

Henderson County News

County seeks feedback on 2045 comp plan

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As it nears the end of the new long-range comprehensive planning process, the Henderson County Planning Board is inviting public input and feedback on the draft plan.   Read Story »

Tags: 2045 comp plan

Henderson County News

Don't miss this week's Hendersonville Lightning

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Don’t miss this week’s Hendersonville Lightning.   Read Story »

Tags: farmland preservation | 2045 comp plan

Henderson County News

County announces four public meetings on comp plan

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A week after an overflow crowd of county residents implored the Board of Commissioners to do more to prevent sprawl and protect open space and farmland, the county has announced a new round of public input meetings around the county.   Read Story »

Tags: disruptive land uses | 2045 comp plan

Henderson County News

Land-use plan sparks uprising over sprawl

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An overflow crowd that flocked to Henderson County's Historic Courthouse Tuesday night implored the Board of Commissioners to reject a 2045 comprehensive land-use draft that they said encourages sprawl, endangers the apple country and does nothing to preserve open space and natural resources.   Read Story »

Tags: disruptive land uses | 2045 comp plan | urban sprawl

Henderson County Business

County moves to ease restrictions on storage sheds, floodplain construction

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What started as an effort to regulate personal storage buildings came out radically different on the other end of sausage grinder last month after Henderson County commissioners voted to permit an unlimited number of sheds or garages on residential lots and allow them to be close to the lot line and road.   Read Story »

Tags: land-use planning | floods | Zoning | 2045 comp plan | floodplain

Henderson County News

LOCAL BRIEFS: Cemetery maintenance, 'Good Growth,' new Story Trail, free shredding

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Tags: cemeteries | climate change | 2045 comp plan | Cemetery Advisory Committee | growth management

Henderson County Business

Landowner appeals denial of permit for Crab Creek self-storage units

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CRAB CREEK —Homeowners’ fight to prevent construction of a 1,000-unit self-storage facility in Crab Creek is not over yet.   Read Story »

Tags: disruptive land uses | 2045 comp plan | Crab Creek | Crab Creek ministorage units

Henderson County News

League hosts virtual program on 2045 comp plan

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The League of Women Voters will host a virtual program with guest speakers from Mountain True sharing principles for sustainable and responsible growth in Henderson County at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3.   Read Story »

Tags: land-use planning | League of Women Voters | 2045 comp plan

Henderson County News

County sets public input meetings for 2045 comp plan

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The Henderson County Planning Department will hold open house public input meetings as the planners develop a new 2045 comprehensive plan, which guides growth through zoning, the providing of utilities, transportation priorities and other policies.   Read Story »

Tags: land-use planning | Zoning | 2045 comp plan

Henderson County News

Don't miss this week's Hendersonville Lightning

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Don’t miss this week’s Hendersonville Lightning.   Read Story »

Tags: road construction | Ecusta Trail | roads | 2045 comp plan