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Posted on: December 14, 2018

City Discusses 'Leveraging Its Assets' in National Magazine

Business View Magazine

The City of Sanford’s economic development strategy and the role of public arts in revitalization are the focus of this month’s Business View Magazine feature on Sanford.

The article, which is part of the magazine’s series on ...


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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Public Meeting for Carthage Street Improvements


The N.C. Department of Transportation (NCDOT) will hold a public drop-in meeting on Thursday at the Elks Lodge to present proposed improvements to Carthage Street between Fire Tower Road and Wicker Street. The meeting will begin at 4:00 p.m. and end at 7:...

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Municipal News
Posted on: December 3, 2018

City First Responders Host Christmas Toy Drives


The Sanford Fire Department and Sanford Police Department are hosting toy drives to provide Christmas gifts for families in need. 

3-Alarm Toy Drive

The Sanford Fire Department has kicked off its annual 3-Alarm Toy Drive, which began in 1996. All i...


Municipal Events
Posted on: November 29, 2018

NCDOT Delays Gasters Creek Bridge Reopening



The NC Department of Transportation reports that due to cold and wet weather, the Gasters Creek bridge will not open today as previously scheduled. The contractor anticipates the bridge will open by the end of the month.

NCDOT's Travel ...


Municipal News
Posted on: November 21, 2018

Waste Industries' Holiday Pickup Schedule


Waste Industries will be closed on the following upcoming holidays:

  • Thursday, November 22, 2018 for Thanksgiving
  • Tuesday, December 25, 2018 for Christmas
  • Tuesday, January 1, 2019 for New Year's Day

For each holiday, trash and recycling pickup will shift by on...

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