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Shooting Incident August 3, 2020

Shooting Incident August 3, 2020

  Aug 04, 2020 | Police

Hickory Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred yesterday at 1:50 p.m. During the incident that began in the parking lot of Days Inn, 1725 13th Ave Dr NW, two victims were shot. The victims, Tylee Shahiem Street, B/M/19 and Dema...Read More

P.A.C.T. - Pay Attention in City Traffic - August 2020

P.A.C.T. - Pay Attention in City Traffic - August 2020

  Jul 31, 2020 | Police

The Hickory Police Department’s August traffic enforcement P.A.C.T. – Pay Attention in City Traffic will be located on N.C. 127 - 2nd Ave SE to 14th Ave SW and U.S. 70 SE - 2nd St SE to 4th St Dr SW. Enforcement, both day and night, will focus on red...Read More

City of Hickory prioritizes safety and announces operational changes and updates due to COVID-19

City of Hickory prioritizes safety and announces operational changes and updates due to COVID-19

  Jul 27, 2020 | Library , Patrick Beaver Memorial , Ridgeview , Public Services , Parks , Collections , Boards and Commissions , Communications , Recreation & Sports Tourism

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to impact the local economy and the lives of Hickory residents.  To date, City officials estimate that overall City revenues are down approximately $1 million since March. Due to the ongoing pande...Read More

Hydrant Testing Will Continue

Hydrant Testing Will Continue

  Jul 24, 2020 | Fire

During the past few months, firefighters have been performing their annual hydrant inspection and maintenance program throughout the City of Hickory service area.  There are over 2,500 hydrants located in the City, and nearly two thirds have alr...Read More

Proclamation opposes racism, discrimination, and police brutality

Proclamation opposes racism, discrimination, and police brutality

  Jul 23, 2020 | City Council

At the July 21 Hickory City Council meeting, Mayor Hank Guess presented a proclamation reaffirming City leadership’s commitment to opposing racism, discrimination, and police brutality. Read the full proclamation here. ...Read More

Construction contract approved for Ridgeview Branch Library renovation and expansion

Construction contract approved for Ridgeview Branch Library renovation and expansion

  Jul 22, 2020 | Library , Communications

Hickory’s Ridgeview Branch Library will soon be renovated and expanded to better serve the community. At the July 21 City Council meeting, Hickory City Council accepted the bid and approved the contract with Neill Grading and Construction Company in ...Read More

Virtual Author Program with Katherine Center

Virtual Author Program with Katherine Center

  Jul 21, 2020 | Library

Hickory Public Library will welcome author Katherine Center to our community in a virtual presentation on Tuesday, July 28, at 6:00 p.m. She will talk about reading for joy, highlight her newest novel What You Wish For, and at the end answer a few qu...Read More

City of Hickory launches new, improved online payment system

City of Hickory launches new, improved online payment system

  Jul 20, 2020 | Public Services , Information Technology , Finance , Collections , Communications

The City of Hickory recently implemented a more secure, convenient, and user-friendly online payment system for its customers. The new and improved interface by Paymentus provides numerous benefits to customers, enabling them to pay their utility bil...Read More

 

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