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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Freedom Park will host state tournament in July

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Freedom Park will host state tournament in July

The City of Eden will host the Dixie Youth Baseball O-Zone State Tournament at Freedom Park from July 14-20. A cookout will welcome players, coaches and their families to Eden on Friday, July 14, followed by ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

Freedom Park Nature Trail is coming soon!

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The Rockingham Community Foundation awarded the City of Eden a $24,975 grant to create the Freedom Park Nature Trail that 

will begin at Country Club Drive, across from Central Elementary School and continue past a historic cemetery, creek and end...

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

City of Eden gets $100,000 grant for Matrimony Creek Trail

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Duke Energy has allocated $10 million in its Water Resources Fund to help fund local economic development and tourism

efforts. Eden applied for a $100,000 grant (the maximum allowed) to provide a trail along the sewer outfall along Matrimony Creek.

The trai...

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

City Manager's June Report

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One of the goals in our recently adopted Positively Eden strategic plan under the strategy of “Engage Citizens” is to share information effectively and regularly.  In an effort expand upon some of the things we’ve already been doing and ...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

End date set for storm debris collection

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Eden’s Municipal Services Department has announced an ending date for storm debris collection. Friday, July 28 will be the last day the department will collect oversized tree limbs, trunks and stumps caused by the May storms that struck the city. After th...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Mill Avenue Pool is open!

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The Mill Avenue Pool (Draper Pool) is open from noon – 6 p.m. until school starts back in late August. It is also open from 10 a.m. – noon weekdays for day camps, daycare businesses and swim lessons and is available to rent for pool parties from 6:30 – 8:...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

New delicious event planned in Eden

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Grown and Gathered, a farm to fork experience, will be August 12 at 7 p.m. Enjoy a dinner from the bounty of our local farms and producers prepared by Chefs Ross and Amy Hammond. $50 per person or $90 per couple. Dinner includes two drinks; a local, handm...Read on...

Posted on: June 20, 2017

Shaggin' on Fieldcrest is back

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5th Annual Shaggin’ on Fieldcrest in the Draper area of Eden on Fieldcrest Road - live music by Jim Quick and Coastline - admission is free! July 22, 7-10 p.m., great food (barbecue, hotdogs and burgers) and a beer garden. Bring your lawnchair, ...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

City of Eden 2017 Citizens Academy

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The City of Eden is now accepting applications for the 2017 Citizens Academy.  The Academy will be held on consecutive Thursdays from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., beginning August 17, 2017 and running through October 12, 2017.  Graduation ceremony...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Plant receives high honor for water treatment

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The Robert A. Harris Water Filtration Plant recently received one of the state’s highest honors in water treatment, the Area Wide Optimization Award for 2016. Of the 150 surface water systems in the state, only 51 received the award.

Eric Hudson,...

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