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Posted inDOWN TOWN, A Watchdog Series

City Announces 60-Day Initiative to Make Downtown Streets Safer and Cleaner

Days after Buncombe County announced it would send deputies to help the Asheville Police Department patrol downtown, the city announced a two-month plan to increase safety in the city’s downtown area. Beginning May 1, the city’s “Downtown Safety Initiative” commits to increasing law enforcement foot, bike, and vehicle patrols downtown; launch a Community Responder Pilot […]

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