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Firefighters Check City Hydrants
Mar 31, 2021

Firefighters Check City Hydrants

During the next several months, firefighters will implement the annual hydrant inspection and maintenance program throughout the City of Hickory service area. During this process, firefighters and public utilities personnel will be working very close...

Author Jason Hackworth at Hickory Public Library
Mar 30, 2021

Author Jason Hackworth at Hickory Public Library

Join us for a Zoom meeting on Monday, April 12, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. with author and professor Jason Hackworth. Hickory Public Library is partnering with Hickory Community Theatre for this program with Jason Hackworth, author of Manufacturing Decline: H...

City of Hickory closures for Good Friday
Mar 29, 2021

City of Hickory closures for Good Friday

The City of Hickory will close its offices on Friday, April 2, in observance of the Easter holiday. City of Hickory offices will re-open on Monday, April 5, at 8:30 a.m. Other city department closings and/or schedule changes: Public Services...

Hickory Police investigate stabbing
Mar 25, 2021

Hickory Police investigate stabbing

Hickory Police are investigating a stabbing that took place today at 1125 13th Avenue Drive SE, Quality Suites hotel. Police were notified by a witness that a male had been stabbed in a room at this location. The victim, Deon Thompson, B/M, 37 yea...

Iconic City Walk bridge arches to be set, N.C. 127 road closure
Mar 18, 2021

Iconic City Walk bridge arches to be set, N.C. 127 road closure

The wooden arches for Hickory’s iconic City Walk pedestrian bridge are scheduled to be raised and set in place this weekend. This work will require the closing of N.C. 127 between First Avenue SE and First Avenue NE from 6 a.m. Saturday, March 20,...

City of Hickory resumes normal drive thru and lobby hours for utility payments
Mar 31, 2021

City of Hickory resumes normal drive thru and lobby hours for utility payments

Effective immediately, the City of Hickory will resume normal drive thru and lobby hours for the acceptance of utility payments at City Hall. The drive thru behind City Hall is open to accept payments Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m....

Hickory park hours extended for the season
Mar 29, 2021

Hickory park hours extended for the season

Beginning April 1, City of Hickory parks will be open daily from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. To maximize available daylight, the City of Hickory seasonally changes the hours of operation for all city-owned parks. Effective April 1 through September 30, pa...

Water remains safe after overflow
Mar 29, 2021

Water remains safe after overflow

General Statute 143-215.1C requires the owner or operator of any wastewater collection or treatment works to issue a press release when an untreated wastewater discharge of 1,000 gallons or more reaches surface waters. In accordance with that regu...

N.C. 127 road closure for City Walk bridge construction
Mar 25, 2021

N.C. 127 road closure for City Walk bridge construction

As City Walk contractors continue work on the N.C. 127 pedestrian bridge, N.C. 127 will be closed between First Avenue SE and First Avenue NE from 6 a.m. Saturday, March 27, through 6 a.m. Monday, March 29. The closure is necessary for contractors to...

Pay Attention in City Traffic - March Traffic Enforcement
Mar 18, 2021

Pay Attention in City Traffic - March Traffic Enforcement

The Hickory Police Department’s March traffic enforcement, P.A.C.T. – Pay Attention in City Traffic, will be located on 2nd and 3rd Ave NW from North Center Street to 9th St NW. Enforcement will focus on following too closely, distracted driving, spe...

 

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