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State of Emergency

There are times when natural disasters or emergency situations may occur.  If a situation like this does happen, the City of Hickory will keep citizens updated with information via media releases, website updates, and social media platforms.


The City of Hickory is not currently under a State of Emergency.


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Social Media

Facebook: City of Hickory, NC – Government

Twitter: @cityofhickory and @hickorywellcrafted

Instagram: @hickorywellcrafted

YouTube: City of Hickory


Recent Events

COVID-19 Pandemic, March 2020 - June 2021

Flooding, June 2019

Winter Storm Diego, December 2018

Hurricane Florence, September 2018

Tornado on October 23, 2017

Flooding/Damages from Storm of July 27, 2013

1200 Year Flood

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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