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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Youth Golf Camp | July 6-9, 2020

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Registration has opened for the Sanford Municipal Golf Course’s annual Youth Golf Camp for youth ages 9-14. The camp will be held the week of July 6, 2020.

Youth Golf Camp focuses on team building skills, golf etiquette, and the fundamentals of g...

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See Youth Golf Camp details and schedule here. Municipal Events
Posted on: April 14, 2020

Sanford Block Party | Sept 12, 2020

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This year’s Sanford Block Party will focus on N. First Street, N. Second Street, N. Third Street, and N. Fourth Street as well as Midland Avenue and North Avenue.

Led by host churches East Sanford Baptist Church and Jonesboro UMC, the block party...

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

National Night Out | Oct 6, 2020

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The City of Sanford has celebrated National Night Out on the first Tuesday of August since 1993 -- until this year. Following the advice and guidance of the National Association of Town Watch, which manages the national NNO program, the City of Sanford ha...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Downtown StreetFest & Fireworks | Oct. 9, 2021

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UPDATE: Due to concerns about the coronavirus (COVID-19) and because of the virus’ financial impact on local businesses, the Downtown StreetFest & Fireworks Festival has been cancelled for 2020. Unfortunately, the festival relies on local bu...

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Public Notice of Joint Interlocal Committee Meeting on July 8

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The public shall take notice that a Joint Interlocal Committee meeting consisting of the City Manager and three members of the Sanford City Council; the County Manager and three members of the Lee County Board of Commissioners; and the Town Manager and tw...

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Municipal Notices
Posted on: July 2, 2020

County Announces Emergency Small Business Grant Program

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The following release is shared on behalf of Lee County Government as a courtesy to City of Sanford residents.

LEE COUNTY, NC – July 1, 2020 – The Lee County Government Board of County Commissioners approved funding for the Lee County C...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Lee County Schedules Two COVID-19 Drive-Thru Community Testing Events

Lee County Government

The following release is shared on behalf of Lee County Government as a courtesy to City of Sanford residents.

Lee County Government (LCG) Health Department has scheduled two COVID-19 drive-thru community testing events on Tuesday, July 7th and Tuesday, Ju...

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Posted on: June 24, 2020

Free Masks Now Available to the Public

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UPDATE: On June 24, Gov. Roy Cooper announced Executive Order 147 extended Phase 2 of North Carolina’s reopening schedule. The order also makes it mandatory for North Carolinians to wear a mask in public places. Read the Executive Order here. Ac...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

City Clerk Announces Board Vacancies

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The public shall take note that the following vacancies exist on the City of Sanford’s boards, commissions, and committees:

  • Two vacancies on the Board of Adjustment, which also serves as the Housing Appeals Board: one regular vacancy (term expire...
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Posted on: June 3, 2020

City of Sanford Responds to Executive Order 142

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On May 30, Gov. Roy Cooper signed Executive Order No. 142 to extend the prohibition on utility shut-offs and implement a moratorium on evictions in response to the ongoing impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The extension took effect immediatel...

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Public Hearing on System Development Fees

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Sanford City Council is considering a System Development Fee ordinance that would assess one-time charges to new water and/or wastewater customers as well as developers or builders to recover a proportional share of capital costs incurred to provide servi...

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Registration Now Open for Youth Golf Camp

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Registration has opened for the Sanford Municipal Golf Course’s annual Youth Golf Camp for youth ages 9-14. The camp will be held the week of July 6, 2020.

Youth Golf Camp focuses on team building skills, golf etiquette, and the fundamentals of g...

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See Youth Golf Camp details and schedule here. Municipal Updates & News
Posted on: May 12, 2020

Duke Energy Expands Vegetation Management Areas

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Duke Energy Progress began performing vegetation management in April and will continue through the end of July.

This week, Lewis Tree Company, Duke Energy’s contractor, has added the Broadway circuit, which includes the area between Whip-Poor-Wil...

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

StreetFest & Fireworks Cancelled; New Series Announced

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Downtown Sanford, Inc. (DSI) regrets to announce the cancellation of the annual Downtown StreetFest and Fireworks Festival, scheduled for October 10, 2020. 

DSI Executive Director Kelli Laudate made the recommendation to the Sanford City Council a...

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Posted on: April 23, 2020

Duke Energy to Start Vegetation Management this Week

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Duke Energy Progress will perform vegetation management starting this week through the end of July.

During this process, private contractor Lewis Tree Company will cut limbs and trees in Duke Energy rights-of-way. Because the work is done by a private cont...

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Posted on: April 22, 2020

COTY Donates Hand Sanitizer to Sanford Public Works

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COTY Sanford’s manufacturing facility donated another round of its hydro-alcoholic gel to first responders, government agencies, post offices and more today, including the City of Sanford’s Public Works Department.

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

Sanford Named Budget-Friendly City for Homeowners

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Sanford has been recognized by LendEDU as one of the most budget-friendly cities in the country for homeowners with a mortgage.

To rank cities, LendEDU used real estate data from the U.S. Census for more than 25,000 U.S. cities. Each city was ranked accord...

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Posted on: April 9, 2020

City of Sanford Offers Compost Delivery at Discounted Rate

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To protect the health and safety of employees and the public during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the City of Sanford’s compost facility is closed. However, delivery is now available for both woodchips and leaf compost at a discounted rat...

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

Coty Donates Hand Sanitizer to Sanford Police and Fire Departments

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Coty’s Sanford manufacturing facility donated several cases of hydro-alcoholic gel, which is used as hand sanitizer, to first responders on April 6, including to the Sanford Police Department and Sanford Fire Department.

Known globally for its sk...

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

City of Sanford Responds to Executive Order No. 124

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On March 31, 2020, Gov. Roy Cooper issued Executive Order No. 124 "Assisting North Carolinians by Prohibiting Utility Shut-Offs, Late Fees, and Reconnection Fees..." to protect North Carolinians affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.&a...

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