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Curbside leaf collection set to begin on November 9

Curbside leaf collection set to begin on November 9

  Oct 09, 2020 | Public Services

City of Hickory Public Service crews collected more than 8 million pounds of leaves during the 2019-2020 leaf season, and crews are geared up and ready to begin this year’s loose leaf collection on November 9. Curbside leaf collection will continue u...Read More

N.C. 127, Main Avenue NE road closures for City Walk bridge construction

N.C. 127, Main Avenue NE road closures for City Walk bridge construction

  Oct 08, 2020 | Public Services , Construction , Communications , Bond Information , City Walk

Weather permitting, City Walk contractors plan to set the steel girders for the bridge this weekend. Due to this construction activity, N.C. 127 will be closed between First Avenue SE and First Avenue NE from 6 p.m. on Friday, October 9, through 6 a....Read More

HPD investigates shooting on 100 block of 18th Street NW

HPD investigates shooting on 100 block of 18th Street NW

  Oct 08, 2020 | Police

On Thursday October 8, 2020 at approximately 12:08 a.m., Hickory Police Officers responded to the 100 block of 18th Street NW in reference to a shots fired call. Upon arrival, officers located a 25-year-old white male, Nicholas Zachary Rozzelle, lyin...Read More

Grant funds available to assist Hickory residential utility customers

Grant funds available to assist Hickory residential utility customers

  Oct 07, 2020 | Planning and Development , Public Services , Collections , Communications

Hickory residential utility customers who have been negatively impacted by the coronavirus pandemic may apply for utility billing assistance through a partnership program between the City of Hickory and Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry ...Read More

Hickory Public Library Story Time

Hickory Public Library Story Time

  Oct 07, 2020 | Library

Story time fun has gone virtual at Hickory Public Library. Join us Mondays at 10:00 a.m. via Zoom as we share stories, books, songs, fingerplays, and fun together online. Sign up through the events calendar on the library’s website to reserve your "s...Read More

Fire Prevention Week 2020

Fire Prevention Week 2020

  Oct 06, 2020 | Fire

The Hickory Fire Department is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®) to promote this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen!™” The campaign works to educate everyone about simple but imp...Read More

Shooting Update

Shooting Update

  Oct 02, 2020 | Police

The second suspect from a shooting that occurred on August 3rd in the parking lot of Days Inn, 1725 13th Ave Dr NW, has been arrested. Markus Deontae Williams, B/M/26 of Conover, was arrested by Catawba County Sheriff’s Office on two charges of As...Read More

Governor Cooper Announces Merchants Distributors Will Expand and Create 111 Jobs in Hickory

Governor Cooper Announces Merchants Distributors Will Expand and Create 111 Jobs in Hickory

  Sep 30, 2020 | Economic Development , Planning and Development , Communications , City Manager , City Council

Merchants Distributors, LLC, a wholesale grocery distributor founded in Hickory in 1931, will invest $120 million to expand its services and operations. The company anticipates adding approximately 200,000 square feet to its Caldwell County facilitie...Read More

Community input requested for West Hickory/Westmont Neighborhood Plan

Community input requested for West Hickory/Westmont Neighborhood Plan

  Sep 29, 2020 | Planning and Development

As the City of Hickory and the West Hickory/Westmont Neighborhood Association continue work to update the West Hickory/Westmont Neighborhood Plan, the community is invited to participate in a Zoom meeting to discuss the plan’s progress on Thursday, O...Read More

City, Community Appearance Commission to give away trees

City, Community Appearance Commission to give away trees

  Sep 29, 2020 | Public Services , Boards and Commissions , Communications

The City of Hickory and the Community Appearance Commission (CAC) will honor Arbor Day by distributing free potted trees at the Downtown Hickory Farmers Market on Saturday, October 3. Originally bare root seedlings intended for the annual Arbor Da...Read More

 

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