On tonight’s edition of the AFM News Hour: we’re covering this week’s city council report, a five hour meeting which included over 150 participants in public comment regarding home-stays and short term rentals; we have the next edition of Get Your Gord-On with Councilman Gordon Smith; we’ll report on this week’s Public Safety Committee meeting, where the discussion focused on buskers; then LaVonda Payne is in the studio to discuss her campaign for city council.
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The Asheville FM News Hour features news, commentary and interviews regarding the issues affecting people in Asheville and WNC. We're proud to include headlines by The Asheville Blade, the Wild Gardener segment with Peter Loewer, and the CalCast from The Mountain Xpress, featuring "Echoes," written by Sean Smith, performed by Liberated State.
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On tonight’s edition of the AFM News Hour: we’re speaking with Susanne Hackett, Community Relationship Specialist at New Belgium, and Adam Chase, President of the East West Asheville Neighborhood Association (EWANA), about anticipated delivery truck traffic on Haywood Road; we’re in the studio with Brian Haynes to discuss his campaign for city council; then we’re on location with Sunil Patel at Patchwork Urban Farms to discuss food security, healthy living, and delicious food!
On tonight’s edition of the AFM News Hour: we’ll play the full recording of Commissioner Jones’s announcement of her bid for Lieutenant Governor; Joe Grady is in the studio to discuss his campaign for city council; then Ami Worthen will present her new song--“
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