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Posted on: September 28, 2017

Text-to-911 Available in Holly Springs

The Holly Springs Police Department’s 9-1-1 Center now can receive short message service (SMS) text messages to 911 for emergency help when a person is unable to make a 911 voice call. The center is able to accept (SMS) text messages from AT&...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

New Signal Expected to be Operational Week of Oct. 16

State and town officials expect the new traffic signal at the new intersection of South Main Street, Ralph Stephens Road and Piney Grove-Wilbon Road to be operational the week of Oct. 16 if there are no unforeseen delays.  

While some may think th...

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Posted on: October 3, 2017

Development Plan Amendment Approved

At its Oct. 3 meeting, the Holly Springs Town Council approved a development plan amendment for Main Street Square, allowing for a one-story building.

The council had tabled a decision at a previous meeting to allow the applicant to make additional modific...

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Posted on: September 22, 2017

Downtown Signal Design, Landscaping Approved

The Holly Springs Town Council approved funding the design of a traffic signal at the intersection of Main and Ballentine streets and landscaping a downtown greenspace at its Sept. 19 meeting.

The council approved $12,000 to fund the design of the traffic ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Sept. 21 Meeting Kicked Off Southern Area Study

Growth patterns and land use policy within Holly Springs’ southern planning jurisdiction were the focus of a public meeting Thursday, Sept. 21 at 5:30 p.m. in Town Hall. 

This was the first of three community engagement meetings on the S...

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Posted on: September 12, 2017

Main Street Extension Reducing Avent Ferry Traffic

Forecasts of how much the new Main Street extension would unclog Avent Ferry Road were virtually on the money.

Traffic counts taken before and after the extension opening in early August showed a 28 percent drop on Avent Ferry between N.C. 55 and Piney Gro...

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Posted on: September 8, 2017

Council Continues to Focus on Downtown Development

Downtown development continued to be a focus of the Holly Springs Town Council at its meeting Sept. 5. The council approved a master plan for Town Hall Commons and public parking, as well as a development agreement involving a portion of the project.

The p...

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