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.
Residents of the town of Erwin are in for a 1.5 cent property tax increase.
ERWIN - The town of Erwin is getting a new Food City shopping center on its Highway 107 gateway into downtown.
The Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Monday gave first reading approval to a series zoning ordinance amendments intended to better govern how the town will look as anticipated commercial and industrial development comes to fruition.
The Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen is continuing to explore options to restructure the town’s debt in hopes of capturing several hundred dollars in savings for capital expenditures.
ERWIN — With fixed interest rates more attractive than the mix of variable and fixed rates the town of Erwin is paying on its estimated $5.5 million total debt, the Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Thursday continued to explore its options for debt
Jun 14, 2018 at 10:13 PM
The Erwin Board of Mayor and Alderman on Monday joined the Unicoi County Commission and the county’s Industrial Development Board in authorizating of a tax incentive package for new and expanding industries.