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This page contains press releases and news articles relating to the Town of Elon, its departments, and events.

Press Releases

Town of Elon amends Emergency Declaration – May 22, 2020
Financial Scam Using Town Official’s Name – December 16, 2019
Richard Roedner hired as new Town Manager for the Town of Elon – November 18, 2019
Elon Police Department Investigating Vehicle Shot in Front of Chabad– October 9, 2019
Traffic Alert for N Williamson Ave between Haggard Ave and University Drive, Elon University Fall Convocation – September 20, 2019
Richard J. White III, Town Manager, Announces Resignation – May 21, 2019
E Haggard Avenue Closure for Elon University Commencement – May 20, 2019

News Articles

Elon University submits revised proposal to close Haggard Avenue, cites security as reason – Elon News Network – October 13, 2020
Suspect arrested in Elon shooting – Times News – July 16, 2020
Elon Police search for man accused of shooting someone in a parking lot – WXII – July 15, 2020
Law enforcement to encourage voluntary compliance, not citations for face mask mandate – WFMY – June 26, 2020
Lawn angels come to the rescue for Elon woman in need thanks to the help of police – WFMY – June 25, 2020
Low Census response rate could cost Alamance County, Elon – Elon News Network – June 23, 2020
Elon, Burlington align emergency orders with state – Times News – May 28, 2020
Elon Fire Department Receives New Fire Truck – Elon News Network – February 17, 2020
Elon shooting suspect turns himself in – Times News – February 14, 2020
Former Gibsonville and Elon K-9 dies – WFMY – January 3, 2020
No, Elon’s mayor is not asking for money or gift cards! It’s a scam! –  WFMY – December 16, 2019
State of the search for a new Town Manager – Elon News Network –  November 7, 2019
Behind The Police Badge – Elon News Network – November 8, 2019
Elon police promote first two African American sergeants – Times News_October 5, 2019
BackgroundChecks.Org releases Safest Cities to Live in North Carolina 2019 List – Backgroundchecks.org_September 13, 2019
Safewise Names the Safest Cities in NC – Spectrum News_July 15, 2019
Aldermen_bid_farewell_to-Town_Manager – Alamance News_July 11, 2019
Triad suburb among safest cities in North Carolina – Triad Business Journal_July 9, 2019
SGA Town Hall addresses relationship between student, town residents – Elon News Network_April 26, 2019
Elon names Blackwelder new Police Chief – Times News, January 2019

Events in the News

Town of Elon hosts first ever Cars and Coffee event – The Times-News – July 14, 2019
Elon’s ‘Art in the Park’ turns recyclables into art – The Times-News, April 26, 2019
Santa Fun Run – Times News, December 10, 2018
Christmas in the Park – Times News, December 6, 2018
125th Anniversary Photos – Times News, October 7, 2018