Jan. 28, 2015 08:13

New skatepark will be located at fairgrounds

“That (cost) would vary considerably based on the size of the park and what kind of amenities you want to put in the park,” he said. “I think it’s too early to be able know what the budget for the park will be because it’s contingent on the types of features that you have....
Jan. 28, 2015 08:13
City planners and active members of the College Hill Neighborhood Association won accolades from the Greensboro Planning Board this past week after scaling back language in a comprehensive neighborhood plan that sought to promote owner-occupied housing in the densely populated neighborhood situated between Spring Street and UNCG....
Jan. 27, 2015 09:03
According to city officials, the City of Greensboro is less than a month away from hiring a new Chief of Police. Sources close to this story have reported that at least a half a dozen current high-ranking officers in the Greensboro Police Department have applied....
Jan. 21, 2015 08:16
For the 35 th consecutive year, a slice of the Winston-Salem community gathered at noon Monday in the Benton Convention Center to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. King’s actual birthday was last Thursday but more than 1,000 people showed up Monday to take part in the city’s take on a national holiday that has been celebrated for three decades....
Jan. 21, 2015 08:16
It’s been a strange New Year so far. I know for us here at YES! Weekly we’ve been dealing with the slow start to 2015 – perhaps you might have noticed we cut down our issue a few pages and we’ve been missing some regular contributions to our publication....
Jan. 21, 2015 08:16
Greensboro leaders are considering an aggressive list of priorities to submit to the 2015 long session of the North Carolina General Assembly despite the growing divide between the legislature’s rural leadership and the needs of the state’s largest cities....
Jan. 21, 2015 08:16

Leaders call for transparency in contracting process

The city of Winston-Salem is taking steps to increase the level of accountability for general contractors when it comes to paying their subcontractors. The city’s general government committee approved changes to the city code at its meeting on Jan....
Jan. 21, 2015 08:16
Greensboro Mayor Nancy Vaughan recently emailed the city manager’s office and requested that the Greensboro Police Department reinstitute the gang unit. The gang unit was first started when former Greensboro Police Chief Tim Bellamy told the council that Greensboro’s gang problem warranted the creation of a gang unit....
Jan. 14, 2015 11:47

Finance Committee looks at general fund projections

The City of Winston-Salem is taking its first look at what might come with the budget negotiation process, and at Monday’s Finance Committee meeting a few council members had the chance to see exactly how the general fund might look on paper six months down the road....

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