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August 20, 2021 4:43 PM

Black Mountain to Require Masks Indoors

UPDATE 1/05/22: The Buncombe County Board of Commissioners has extended the countywide face covering requirement for all indoor public spaces through Feb. 16, 2022. The indoor mask requirement also extends to Asheville, Biltmore Forest, Black Mountain,...

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January 5, 2022 3:26 PM

The Buncombe County Board of Commissioners has extended the countywide face covering requirement for all indoor public spaces through Feb. 16, 2022. The indoor mask requirement also extends to Asheville, Biltmore Forest, Black Mountain, Town of Montreat, Weaverville, and Woodfin.

In Buncombe County, COVID-19 case rates continue to be high, and per the CDC definition, the County remains an area of high transmission. The percent positivity remains in the moderate category, and the death rate remains in the substantial category. 

June 15, 2021 1:02 PM

New Fire Department Training

The Black Mountain Fire Department will be using shipping containers to simulate a real-life fire by using modified shipping containers meant to resemble a real burning building. This training will be taking place on our training grounds located at 1...

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