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City-Wide Improvements

CDBG Park Improvements   Infrastructure Improvements  

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program is administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and assists communities with resources to address a wide range of unique community development needs. The City of Hickory, which is allocated around $280,000 per year, depending on the federal budget, uses these funds for project improvements in lower income neighborhoods.

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Aging pipes are responsible for water main breaks, leaks, lost water, and multiple water-related issues.  The City has initiated the substantial project of replacing and upgrading the water, sewer, and storm drain systems within the Central Business District, which includes 2nd and 3rd St. NW from Main Ave to 2nd Ave, Trade Alley, 1st Ave NW and 2nd Ave NW between 2nd St. and 3rd St. Aging infrastructure has become a complex issue across the United States. 

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City of Hickory

76 North Center Street
Hickory, North Carolina 28601
Phone: (828) 323-7400
Fax: (828) 323-7550

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Hickory is for doers and makers seeking a well-rounded community, located between Charlotte and Asheville at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains, along I-40, where a collective spirit of craftsmanship strengthens any endeavor with detail, artistry, and quality.

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