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Welcome to Montford!

Whether you are a visitor, new to the neighborhood, or a longstanding resident, Montford is a great place to be. A portion of Montford is a National Register Historic District. Recent years in Montford have witnessed the renovation of many of the neighborhood’s residences by individual families and a myriad of industrious bed and breakfast owners who have helped to restore the district to its former splendor. The residents of Montford welcome you. It’s the people here, through all their efforts, that make this neighborhood a great place!

For more of the latest news about what’s going on in Montford, see the “News & Events” column to the right.

2016 Montford Holiday Tour of Homes

December 10, 1-5pm

Details:

Date & time: Saturday, Dec 10, 1-5pm Tickets: $25 (brochure/ticket required for entry into homes) Available starting December 1 at the Chamber of Commerce/Visitor’s Center Gift Shop, 36 Montford Ave.

46 Cumberland Circle, Abbington [… click heading to read more]

When, Where, and What Do I Need to Vote?

Susan Presson

After many NC legislative decisions, laws, and legal battles, it might be confusing about when we can vote and what we need to take with us, short of promising our first born. Early voting has [… click heading to read more]

Garlands and Wreaths For Sale

The Asheville Garden Club will begin taking orders in October for their annual wreath and garland sale. Wreaths come in three sizes (based on the inside hold of the wreath): 8” ($12), 10” ($15), and 14” ($17). Garlands are [… click heading to read more]

Awesome Foundation Strikes Again

We’re giving away $1000 to some kids!!!

Awesome Foundation Asheville, a local chapter of the Awesome Foundation, is pleased to announce that our next grant cycle will focus on projects from elementary through high school students. We are contacting [… click heading to read more]

Natural Neighborhoods: Fall Color

Lisa Wagner

We live in a region of fall color.

Reddening leaves of dogwood (Cornus florida) and sourwood (Oxydendrum arboreum) often lead the way, although droughty conditions (not uncommon) may also encourage early leaf color in [… click heading to read more]

Musings from the I-26 Connector Forum

Note from the Editor: The author of this article, Suzanne, was also the mediator of the forum with NCDOT. Some audience members objected to Suzanne’s biased agenda during the forum, and might object to the tone of this article. [… click heading to read more]

Montford Artwalk Participants

We are excited to announce the first annual Montford Artwalk, October 29, 12-5pm. Join us for a celebration of many talented artists, designers, and crafts persons. Enjoy an autumn afternoon as you stroll through the historic neighborhood and learn [… click heading to read more]

First Annual Montford Artwalk October 29

We are excited to announce the first annual Montford Artwalk, October 29, 12-5pm. Join us for a celebration of many talented artists, designers, and crafts persons. Enjoy an autumn afternoon as you stroll through the historic neighborhood and learn [… click heading to read more]

Calendar

Montford Neighborhood Association Meetings

October 18 at 7pm, Montford Community Center, Pearson Avenue. Bring your ID.

Agenda so far: speeding vehicles, I-26 connector status, HRC rule changes discussion.

All residents are welcome. Everyone in Montford is a member of [… click heading to read more]

I-26 Connector Public Forum Reminder

Mark Your Calendars:

Public Meeting on I-26 Connector 4B Alternative Tuesday, September 20, 7pm New Isaac Dickson Elementary School Auditorium 125 Hill Street

 

Suzanne Devane

With the decision earlier this year by NCDOT to move forward with [… click heading to read more]