This Just In: Greensboro Has A Vision Statement

City Councilmember Marikay Abuzuaiter put the kibosh on what was supposed to be the last discussion of the City Council retreat on Thursday, Feb. 2.

Council Discusses Ordinance To Regulate Short Term Rentals

Airbnb was founded in 2008, but in Greensboro “short term home rental” is not defined and there is no ordinance regulating renting out a room, house, townhome or condo for less than 30 days.

Board of Commissioners Had Rare Chair Kickoff 2023

No one quite understood what was going on Thursday, Jan. 5 when the Guilford County Board of Commissioners held its first meeting of the New Year.  Chairman of the Board of Commissioners Skip Alston was in his usual seat in the middle of the dais, and, at other meetings, Alston would have begun running the meeting. However, at this first meeting of 2023, with no explanation given to anyone, Vice Chair Carlvena Foster began playing the role of chair with the usual very vocal Alston sitting quietly at her side. 

This Just In: Greensboro Has A Vision Statement

City Councilmember Marikay Abuzuaiter put the kibosh on what was supposed to be the last discussion of the City Council retreat on Thursday, Feb. 2.

Council Discusses Ordinance To Regulate Short Term Rentals

Airbnb was founded in 2008, but in Greensboro “short term home rental” is not defined and there is no ordinance regulating renting out a room, house, townhome or condo for less than 30 days.

Board of Commissioners Had Rare Chair Kickoff 2023

No one quite understood what was going on Thursday, Jan. 5 when the Guilford County Board of Commissioners held its first meeting of the New Year.  Chairman of the Board of Commissioners Skip Alston was in his usual seat in the middle of the dais, and, at other meetings, Alston would have begun running the meeting. However, at this first meeting of 2023, with no explanation given to anyone, Vice Chair Carlvena Foster began playing the role of chair with the usual very vocal Alston sitting quietly at her side. 

Budget Season Is Upon Us

For some folks the season is the middle of spring.  Others see it as the Stanley Cup playoff season, or graduation season.

County Hires New Medical Director To Expand Services

The Guilford County health department has hired a new fulltime medical director, Dr. Marie Caro, who health department officials say will play a big role in plans the department has to expand its operations into the primary care of patients

County Health Department To Honor Those Who Are Giving Back

It probably won’t get as much attention as the Academy Awards, but the Guilford County health department is getting ready to give out some awards of its own – to people and organizations who advance the cause of public health in the community. The health department plans to give out the awards in mid-December in an effort to shine a light on those in Guilford County who are making important contributions to public health.