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Public Services

Public Services

As the daily service provider for the City of Hickory, the Public Services Department consists of several divisions: Central Services, Building Services, Engineering, Fleet, Landscape Services, Recycling, Sanitation, Street, Public Utilities, and Traffic. If there is an emergency, such as a waterline break, tree across the road, or a dead animal in the road, please call Public Services at (828) 323-7500 during normal hours of Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. If you need assistance after normal hours, please call the Hickory Police Department at (828) 328-5551, and emergency personnel will be dispatched to respond as soon as possible.


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City of Hickory

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

Life. Well Crafted.

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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