Overlook Project Update

We received word that the developer has submitted an application for a 98 home subdivision on Overlook Road on the parcel where he had initially proposed a 480+ bedroom apartment complex.  The site plans show the development having three cul-de-sacs essentially taking up the entire 25 acre parcel with two entrances onto Overlook Road – […]

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Proposed Gerber Road Development

I was recently contacted by James Wilson of Pulliam Properties who is looking to place a self-storage unit with a retail/office component on the land for sale on Gerber Road between Hendersonville and Sweeten Creek Roads.  This development would require a zoning change.  He is holding a town hall meeting on Monday, April 24th at […]

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Comprehensive Plan Meeting on Dec. 7 in S. Avl.

Are you a South Asheville resident interested in how development may impact our community?  The City of Asheville is holding a public workshop on the development of the City’s Comprehensive Plan on December 7, 2016, at the South Buncombe Library (Skyland Library for those of you who have lived here for a while) at 260 […]

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After Changes, City Council Approves Apt. Project

After the developer agreed to additional traffic improvements, City Council approved the Sweeten Creek/Mills Gap Road apartment project at their June 28th meeting. Vijay Kapoor made the following presentation (SARBCO presentation) and several other South Asheville residents spoke. The developer agreed to two additional resident requests – 1) to extend the new right hand turn […]

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Proposed Project Update – March 14, 2016

On February 29th and March 1st, the Developer held town hall meetings to discuss his proposed project. These meetings were very well attended with about 60 people attending on the 29th and 30 attending on the 1st. The meetings also drew elected officials and those seeking office including Asheville Council Members Gordon Smith (also running […]

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Town Hall Meetings Set

The developer will be holding town hall meetings at 6pm on Monday, February 29th and Tuesday, March 1st at the Skyland Fire Station #1 (9 Miller Road – just off Hendersonville Road) regarding his revised proposal. Please try to attend one of these meetings. Though you can ask questions at a meeting, we’re also gathering […]

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