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2020 Business. Well Crafted. Award winners

Oct 15, 2020 | Economic Development , Boards and Commissions

2020 Business. Well Crafted. Award winners

The City of Hickory's 2020 Business. Well Crafted. Award winners were announced in a Facebook Live virtual event on Wednesday, October 14. Presented by the City’s Business Development Committee (BDC), the Business. Well Crafted. Awards annually honor businesses, organizations, and entrepreneurs t...

2020 Business. Well Crafted. Award winners to be announced in virtual event via Facebook Live

Oct 12, 2020 | Economic Development , Planning and Development , Boards and Commissions , Communications

2020 Business. Well Crafted. Award winners to be announced in virtual event via Facebook Live

The City of Hickory Business Development Committee (BDC) will announce recipients of the 2020 Business. Well Crafted. Awards in a Facebook Live virtual event on Wednesday, October 14, at 2 p.m. Tune in to the City of Hickory’s Facebook page, www.facebook.com/CityofHickory, on Wednesday as members...

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

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

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 facilities. “Caldwell County, the City of Hickory, and t...

MaxPax, LLC announces expansion into North Carolina investing $9.55 million and creating 300 jobs in Catawba County

Sep 03, 2020 | Economic Development , Planning and Development , Communications , City Council

MaxPax, LLC announces expansion into North Carolina investing $9.55 million and creating 300 jobs in Catawba County

MaxPax LLC, a contract packaging company, plans to locate in a 158,000 square foot facility located at 1140 Tate Boulevard SE in Hickory, North Carolina. MaxPax plans to invest $9.55 million in building renovations and machinery and equipment and create 300 new jobs over five years. The company plan...

192,000 s.f. speculative building announced in Hickory; Catawba EDC proposes focus on Critical & Essential companies

May 28, 2020 | Economic Development , Planning and Development , Communications , City Council , Bond Information

192,000 s.f. speculative building announced in Hickory; Catawba EDC proposes focus on Critical & Essential companies

Atlanta-based developer Stonemont Financial Group (SFG) has announced plans to construct a 192,000 sq. ft. speculative building in Trivium Corporate Center. SFG will partner with Delco Partners with construction by Hickory-based David E. Looper & Company. In an effort to market the Stonemont ...

Atriax Group awarded state, local funding to renovate vacant downtown building for expanded headquarters

May 06, 2020 | Economic Development , Planning and Development , Communications , City Council

Atriax Group awarded state, local funding to renovate vacant downtown building for expanded headquarters

Atriax Group, a Hickory-based architecture, engineering, and construction services firm, is renovating a vacant building in Downtown Hickory, North Carolina and will relocate its national headquarters into the new space. George Auten, a Principal at Atriax, states, “This building demonstrates our op...

City of Hickory releases third edition of Crafting Hickory Magazine

Jan 21, 2020 | Economic Development , Planning and Development , Communications , City Manager , Bond Information , Aviation Walk , Book Walk , City Walk , Downtown , Old Lenoir Walk , Riverwalk

City of Hickory releases third edition of Crafting Hickory Magazine

On January 19, the City of Hickory released a new issue of its popular Crafting Hickory Magazine. The third edition in the magazine series, the new Crafting Hickory Magazine focuses on how the City of Hickory continues to craft a strong, vibrant community through its bond projects, new housing ...

Cataler North America Corporation announced as third tenant at Trivium Corporate Center

Dec 18, 2019 | Economic Development , Planning and Development , Communications , City Manager , Bond Information

Cataler North America Corporation announced as third tenant at Trivium Corporate Center

The City of Hickory, Catawba County, and the Catawba County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) welcomed Cataler North America Corporation, a Toyota Motor Corporation affiliate, as the third tenant in the Trivium Corporate Center. Cataler North America Corp., a subsidiary of Cataler Corporation h...

Deidra Lackey Memorial Park moves forward

Oct 16, 2019 | Economic Development , Planning and Development , Parks , Communications , City Manager , City Council

Deidra Lackey Memorial Park moves forward

Plans for the Deidra Lackey Memorial Park move forward, following Hickory City Council’s approval of the project concept and authorization of the upset bid process during the October 15 City Council meeting. “Tonight’s action is the next step toward building the Deidra Lackey Memorial Park,” said...

Plans Announced for Downtown Hickory Mixed-Use Community Development

Sep 10, 2019 | Economic Development , Planning and Development , Communications , City Manager , City Council

Plans Announced for Downtown Hickory Mixed-Use Community Development

One North Center, LLC today gained approval from Hickory City Council to construct a $19 million upscale six-story complex in downtown Hickory. This multi-family dwelling unit will offer ground-level commercial space for retail, restaurant and business tenants along with secure underground parking. ...

 

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