What we do

The Innovation District Program of capital projects covers the planning, design, construction, and commissioning of new construction and renovation of City property within the Central Business District, River Arts District, South Slope and Charlotte Street.

The Parks and Recreation Program of capital projects covers the planning, design, construction, and commissioning of playgrounds, ballfields, and sports courts throughout the City.

The Transportation Program of capital projects covers the planning, design, construction, and commissioning of new and renovations to existing streets, sidewalks, and other right of way amenities throughout the City.

The Building Construction Program of capital projects covers the planning, design, construction, and commissioning of new public buildings and major renovations of existing facilities. This division provides project management services for Capital Improvement Program (CIP) projects for its home department (General Services) as well as other departments including Parks and Recreation, Community and Economic Development, Transportation, Asheville Fire Department, and Asheville Police Department.

The Facility Maintenance Division is responsible for the maintenance of 60+ buildings throughout the City of Asheville. From building envelopes to mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems, Facility Maintenance staff work on buildings old and new. The maintenance team includes members who have earned licenses from the State of North Carolina in areas including plumbing, electrical, and other trades. In addition, Facility Maintenance employees provide support for key sustainability initiatives ranging from the installation of solar hot water heaters to building controls and automation.

The City Hall Operations Division manages an array of staff and contracted services designed to support operations in City Hall and beyond. Direct services include custodial work, elevator operation, and related activities. Also, this division provides specialty services that support all departments such as mail management and delivery services.

 


 

    

 


Other Links:

Riverfront Redevelopment Information Page

Greenways Information Page

 

 

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Capital Projects Management News

Drawings of Richmond Hill Park improvements to be shared at community event

Schematic drawings of the renovations to Richmond Hill Park will be shared with the community from 2-4 p.m. Oct. 21 at the park, 300 Richmond Hill Drive. Residents may drop in to see the plans showing proposed improvements including a shelter, a play area and restroom facilities.   Richmond Hill Park is a popular destination park in […]

Multiple Asheville paving projects get under way this spring

Bond and Capital projects combine for increased resurfacing of City streets   The month of March brings highly anticipated warmer weather and the first day of spring. For Asheville Public Works, this spring also ushers in paving season as never before. Thanks to the bond referendum passed by Asheville voters in November 2016, the City’s investment […]