News Flash

Indian Trail News

Posted on: November 27, 2019

The Unity Challenge

Mayor Michael Alvarez and Chuck Denny launch the Unity Challenge

Ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, Indian Trail Mayor Michael Alvarez, alongside veterans’ advocate and the American Veteran Foundation founder Chuck Denny, launched the Unity Challenge. The goal of the Unity Challenge is to support veterans and first responders while showing that America is stronger than the politics that divide us.

“The fastest way to mend America is to make a unified commitment to serve others,” Denny said. “Our veterans and first responders selflessly put their lives on the line for us every day. Let’s make a commitment to work together to honor them. I am putting out the challenge to everyone in our community and across America to spread our message of unity and support. Together, we can make positive changes for our community and country.”

Those who sign up for the Unity Challenge make a one-year commitment to:

  • Put party and politics aside and become a focused advocate to help heal Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
  • Learn more about PTSD so that if my friends, my family or myself ever need help in the future, I am better prepared to help them.
  • Ask one new citizen a day to accept the Unity Challenge.
  • Write more personal notes to my friends and family by mail and use the Healing PTSD Stamp to pay my US postage rates.
  • Look forward to a new law, signed by Congress, that I will have worked to help created called The PTSD Stamp Act!

The Healing PTSD Stamp will be launched on Dec. 2 in Charlotte and will be available to purchase for two years. The stamp will cost 65 cents, with the additional 10 cents from every stamp being distributed to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to support those diagnosed with PTSD.

To join the Unity Challenge, visit

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Indian Trail News

Bulk Pick-up November 2-13

Bulk Pick-up to Take Place November 2-13

Posted on: October 27, 2020
HalloWINGO sign surrounded by Halloween decorations

Town Hosts Successful HalloWINGO Event

Posted on: October 26, 2020
Community Meeting Canceled

Community Meetings Canceled

Posted on: October 23, 2020
Board of Adjustment Meeting Canceled

Board of Adjustment Meeting Canceled

Posted on: October 22, 2020
Sardis Church Road Roundabout

Sardis Church Road Roundabout is Open

Posted on: October 15, 2020
October 2020 Town Hall Bulletin Cover Page

October Issue of the Town Hall Bulletin

Posted on: October 2, 2020
Donation Notice

Donation Notice

Posted on: October 1, 2020
Campaign Sign Placement Regulations

Campaign Sign Placement Regulations

Posted on: September 17, 2020

Indian Trail Sold Old Town Hall Property

Posted on: September 15, 2020
Playground Reopening Guidelines

Indian Trial Playgrounds Are Open!

Posted on: September 9, 2020
September Town Hall Bulletin Cover

September Issue of the Town Hall Bulletin

Posted on: September 3, 2020
Board and Committee Openings

Join an Indian Trail Board or Committee

Posted on: August 31, 2020

Town Manager Job Posting

Posted on: May 27, 2020
Earth Day 2020

Earth Day 2020: 50th Anniversary

Posted on: April 22, 2020
Bulk Pick-up Delayed

May 2020 Bulk Pick-Up Delayed

Posted on: April 21, 2020
Town Hall Closed

Town Hall to Close to the Public

Posted on: March 19, 2020


Posted on: March 13, 2020

Update - Union Count Boil Advisory

Posted on: March 12, 2020

Census 2020 to Begin in March

Posted on: March 2, 2020

Union County Early Voting

Posted on: February 19, 2020

State of Emergency Terminated

Posted on: February 7, 2020

Union County Declares State of Emergency

Posted on: February 7, 2020

February Issue of the Town Hall Bulletin

Posted on: February 4, 2020

January Issue of the Town Hall Bulletin

Posted on: January 3, 2020

2020 Town Council Meeting Schedule

Posted on: December 31, 2019

New Year's Week Schedule

Posted on: December 29, 2019

Indian Trail Residents are Holiday Heroes

Posted on: December 17, 2019

December Issue of the Town Hall Bulletin

Posted on: December 9, 2019

Indian Trail Remembers Ken Howe

Posted on: December 7, 2019

Christmas Week Schedule

Posted on: December 20, 2019


Posted on: November 18, 2019

November Issue of the Town Hall Bulletin

Posted on: November 8, 2019

Town Staff Get in the Halloween Spirit

Posted on: October 31, 2019

Indian Trail Bulk and e-Waste Pick-Up

Posted on: October 30, 2019