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Rising Hope Farms at Patrick Beaver Memorial Library
Jun 15, 2021

Rising Hope Farms at Patrick Beaver Memorial Library

Join us at Patrick Beaver Memorial Library on Saturday, June 26, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. to meet Gail Wartner, owner and operator of Rising Hope Farms. Learn how Rising Hope Farms fulfills its mission of providing hope and healing to those with special ne...

Stanford Park Skateboard Competition postponed
Jun 11, 2021

Stanford Park Skateboard Competition postponed

Due to the weather forecast, the Stanford Park Skateboard Competition scheduled for Saturday, June 12, has been postponed and rescheduled for Saturday, June 19. The competition is hosted by the Hickory Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism Depart...

Youth Football Registration
Jun 09, 2021

Youth Football Registration

Registration is now underway for the City of Hickory's Youth Football program. Participation is free to all City of Hickory residents. Nonresidents can also participate by paying a $40 nonresident fee. This program is offered to youth ages 7-12, w...

Pay Attention in City Traffic - June Traffic Enforcement
Jun 08, 2021

Pay Attention in City Traffic - June Traffic Enforcement

The Hickory Police Department’s June traffic enforcement, P.A.C.T. – Pay Attention in City Traffic, will be located in the Kenworth Neighborhood. Enforcement will focus on following too closely, distracted driving, speeding, and other traffic violati...

Goat Cheese Class
Jun 01, 2021

Goat Cheese Class

Come learn how to make delicious cheese out of goat milk. Dawn Mathews of The Thankful Goat will demonstrate how to make chevre and brie. Then the class will whip up a batch of 30-minute mozzarella. Participants will get to sample some of the cheeses...

Main Avenue NW/NE resurfacing
Jun 15, 2021

Main Avenue NW/NE resurfacing

As part of the City Walk project, contractors will be making crosswalk improvements and resurfacing the pavement on Main Avenue NW/NE from Second Street NW (Hong Kong Café) to the N.C. 127 bridge. This work is expected to begin on Wednesday, June 16,...

Partial trail closure for Riverwalk construction
Jun 11, 2021

Partial trail closure for Riverwalk construction

With the continuation of Riverwalk construction, David E. Looper & Company will be transporting materials for this project adjacent to the Geitner Trail paved greenway. Contractors will utilize the Rotary-Geitner Park parking lot and a portion of ...

Construction contract awarded for Aviation Walk
Jun 09, 2021

Construction contract awarded for Aviation Walk

In a special called meeting on June 9, Hickory City Council approved a $20,815,037.15 construction contract with Neill Grading & Construction for the City’s first BUILD grant. In 2018, the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) awarded the City...

Firefighters to practice skills during training fire
Jun 01, 2021

Firefighters to practice skills during training fire

On Friday, June 4, Hickory firefighters will be conducting a live burn exercise, which consists of burning a house. The training exercise will be held at 3809 Falling Creek Road and will allow firefighters to practice their skills. The drill is ...

Hickory recreation center updates
May 28, 2021

Hickory recreation center updates

The City of Hickory Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism Department announces the following operational updates: Highland Recreation Center is now open for free play basketball. For a calendar of open gym times, please visit https://www.hickorync.go...

 

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