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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Waxhaw Vehicle Fee Facts & FAQs

 VEHICLE FEE FAQs:

Is this a fee or a tax?

Typically, the difference between a fee and a tax is that revenue from a fee must be allocated for a specific purpose, while collected taxes can be used for any general purpose. We reference the Motor Vehi...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Solid Waste, Recycle, & Yard Debris Tips for Disposal

The Town of Waxhaw offers solid waste, recycling and yard debris disposal services. Please see the linked flyer for tips on how to properly dispose of these items. 

For more information or questions, please contact Marion Morton at the Town of Wax...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Reminder - Golf Carts / ATVs Not Permitted on Town Streets

Many of the streets within residential communities (ex: Millbridge, Lawson, Cureton, etc...) are owned and maintained by the town. As a reminder, the Town of Waxhaw does not permit the use of golf carts or all-terrain vehicles (ATV) on any town maintained...

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News & Events Updates
Posted on: July 10, 2018

Parks & Rec Wants to Hear From You!

The Town of Waxhaw is updating its Parks & Recreation Strategic Master Plan. This plan will identify park and recreation activities and growth appropriate for the Town and establish a plan for future park development. We are hosting two information sh...

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News & Events Updates
Posted on: July 8, 2018

June 26 BOC Meeting Recap

On Tuesday June 26, 2018, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners conducted both a work session and our regularly scheduled business meeting.

During the sessions, the Board of Commissioners received updates on:

  • the latest design and traffic considerations for the...
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News & Events Updates
Posted on: June 12, 2018

Waxhaw BOC Approves FY18-19 Budget

On Tuesday June 12th, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners approved the proposed 2018/19 Fiscal year Budget.

The budget establishes a Capital Improvement Program and a Small Transportation Project fund to provide funding mechanisms to address traffic and tran...

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News & Events Updates
Posted on: June 12, 2018

Waxhaw BOC Final Budget Review Meeting Recap

On Monday June 11th, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners held a final work session to conduct a final review of the proposed the 2018/19 Fiscal year Budget prior to adoption.

The proposed budget recommends a 3% decrease in Operating Expense for the over 20 S...

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Additional Info... News & Events Updates
Posted on: May 8, 2018

Town of Waxhaw Receives Great Places Award from APA-NC

Waxhaw, N.C. - The American Planning Association (APA) has awarded the Town of Waxhaw a 2018 Great Places Award in the “Great Main Street” category in recognition of downtown’s businesses, events, and amenities.

Each year, the...

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Posted on: April 30, 2018

Town of Waxhaw Receives 2018 National Main Street Accreditation

Waxhaw, N.C. (04/30/18) -- the Town of Waxhaw Main Street Program has been designated as an accredited Main Street America™ program for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street Center. Each year, th...

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News & Events Updates
Posted on: April 20, 2018

Parking Improvements Continue in Downtown Waxhaw

The Town of Waxhaw has continued to address parking needs in the downtown. New spaces are currently being added to the Nivens-Price lot. The Town has added two new public parking lots in the past year and a half. One is on the south side of the tracks and...

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News & Events Updates
Posted on: April 18, 2018

Waxhaw Marvin Corridor Study Public Workshop

Waxhaw Marvin Corridor Public Meeting

Waxhaw-Marvin Road continues to evolve, and the Town of Waxhaw is exploring ways to ensure the corridor’s future includes safe, efficient, and multimodal travel options. Join the Town at a fun and interactive workshop to explore ways to improve ...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

February 27th BOC Meeting Recap

At the February 27, 2018 Waxhaw Board of Commissioners work session and regular meeting, your Board accomplished the following for the Town of Waxhaw:

  • In preparation for the annual budgeting process, conducted a review of a possible 5 year capital project ...
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News & Events Updates
Posted on: March 1, 2018

Downtown Parking Improvements

Downtown Parking Waxhaw

The parking lot on the NE corner of Howie Mine Road and N. Broome Street (behind the Clock Shop) is now open for public parking.

The Town has done minor improvements to the lot and provided 20 new public parking spaces. This will help accommodate the conti...

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