There is a new vacant building enforcement code on the books for downtown Erwin.
The Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Monday unanimously approved an a long-discussed ordinance establishing a vacant building enforcement program for the downtown area.
The Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Monday approved the interlocal agreement needed for Washington County/Johnson City EMS to implement its one-year ambulance service agreement with Unicoi County effective July 1.
On Monday, the Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen gave final reading approval to a new 2.5 percent tax on hotel and motel accommodations from which all revenues are to be allocated for tourism development.
The Erwin Board of Mayor and Alderman on Monday approved a 2.5 percent hotel/motel tax and a resolution authorizing the transfer of all Erwin Utilities assets and liabilities to a new utility authority.
On notice that MedicOne Medical Response will leave Erwin as soon as a new ambulance service can be brought on board, the Unicoi County Commission Ambulance Committee got a new offer on Tuesday.
The Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen voted unanimously Monday to enter an ambulance service agreement with Unicoi County that allows the county to move forward with a pending contract with MedicOne Medical Response and allows the town to opt-out of the agreement with 60 days notice.
The town of Erwin is negotiating the possible transfer of the town’s ambulance service to Washington County-Johnson City Emergency Medical Services, pending a possible merger of two locally operated ambulance services that are exploring a contract of all medical transport calls for Ballad Health.
Erwin’s Great Outdoors Festival is moving off Main Avenue to Union Street and Nolichucky Avenue and adding a Friday night kickoff to its traditional roster of Saturday activities.
In its first meeting of 2019, the Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Monday elected Alderman Mark Lafever to the vice mayor position previously held by Alderman Gary Edwards.
ERWIN — In the six-way race for three seats on the Erwin Board of Mayor and Alderman, incumbent Aldermen Mark Lafever and Gary Chandler, along with former alderman Michael Baker, came out on top in Tuesday’s voting.
ERWIN - The Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Monday called for a post Apple Festival meeting for police, fire and public works departments to discuss safety issues at this year's festival and downtown merchants' appeal for revisions of the festival’s vendor booth placement policies.
Early voting for the Nov. 6 election is underway and in Erwin’s municipal election voters have their choice of six candidates vying for three seats on the Board of Mayor and Alderman. The candidates answered the following questions to help voters make their choices.
ERWIN - The Erwin Board of Mayor and Alderman on Monday voted to take on up to $1 million in new debt for long list of capital projects included in the town’s recently adopted 2018-2019 budget.
On Monday, the Erwin Beverage Board unanimously approved a permit for Union Street Tap Room, Erwin’s first on-premises craft beer retailer tentatively set to open in early October.