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Posted on: February 17, 2020

SHA to Open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

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The Sanford Housing Authority’s Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) waiting list will open Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. and close Monday, March 2, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

The HCV Program is funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urb...

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Public Notices
Posted on: February 12, 2020

International Showcase Open to Young Artists & Authors

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The Sister Cities Association of Sanford announces that Sister Cities International (SCI) is now accepting submissions for the annual Young Artists and Authors Showcase.

Youth ages 13-18 can submit two-dimensional, unframed works of art, poetry, and essays...

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Municipal News
Posted on: February 7, 2020

Notification of Wastewater Spill Due to Severe Storm

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House Bill 1160, which the North Carolina General Assembly enacted in July 1999, requires that municipalities, animal operations, industries, and others who operate waste handling systems issue a news release when untreated wastewater of 1,000 gallons or ...

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Public Notices
Posted on: January 28, 2020

NCDOT Invites Public Comments for Division 8 STIP Projects


The N.C. Department of Transportation wants local residents to weigh in on what transportation projects should be included in the department’s 10-Year Transportation Plan for 2023-2032

With a goal of increasing safety, reducing congest...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Underage Drinking Prevention & Education Award


The Sanford ABC Board is sponsoring an Underage Drinking Prevention & Education Award for high school students. Students who apply are eligible to receive a $2,500 scholarship award; awards will be selected by a panel of judges at the NC ABC Commissio...

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Municipal News
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Urgent Repair Program (URP) Housing Rehabilitation Applicants

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The Urgent Repair Program (URP) application has been released. Anyone interested in housing rehabilitation through this program must read the assistance policy in its entirety.

Even those who have applied in the past must complete the new application accor...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Water Treatment Process Change

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Este informe contiene información muy importante sobre su agua potable. Tradúzcalo o hable con alguien que lo entienda bien. 

The City of Sanford normally uses a combination of ammonia and chlorine to disinfect its d...

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Public Notices
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Downtown StreetFest & Fireworks | Oct. 10, 2020


Downtown StreetFest & Fireworks is a signature event for Sanford that draws thousands to downtown to celebrate with music, performances, vendors, brews, and food.

However, with our community’s extremely busy spring and because Easter would co...

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