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    • Annual council workshop Feb. 23

      Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018

      In accordance with N.C.G.S. 143.318.12(b)(2), notice is hereby given of a Special Meeting of the Morganton City Council to be held on Friday, February 23, 2017 beginning at 8:00 a.m. for the purpose of conducting an annual workshop and to consider...

    • West Union Street reopened

      Tuesday, Feb 13, 2018

      West Union Street has reopened to the public after a traffic accident shut down part of the road earlier today, according to Brooks Kirby, Electric Services Director for the City of Morganton.

    • West Union Street closed

      Tuesday, Feb 13, 2018

      Due to a traffic accident this morning at the intersection of West Union Street and Riverside Drive, the electric department has closed that intersection for repairs. The road is closed from Burkemont Avenue and West Union Street to Mimosa Street and...

    • Water Line Break on Henderson Mill Rd.

      Friday, Feb 09, 2018

      We have discovered a water line break on Henderson Mill Rd. near 181.  The Water Department is currently working to resolve the issue, but they are going to cut the water off in approximately 15 minutes.  Water will be shut off for approximately 4 hours...

    • Bouchelle Street Closing - February 7

      Bouchelle Street Closing - February 7

      Thursday, Feb 01, 2018

      Contractors working for the Burke County Public Schools will be closing a portion of Bouchelle Street on Wednesday, February 7, between 8:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. weather permitting and barring any unforeseen problems. The street will be closed from...

    • Planned Water Shut-off for Wednesday, January 24, 2018

      Planned Water Shut-off for Wednesday, January 24, 2018

      Monday, Jan 22, 2018

      Water Resources plan to shut off water Wednesday, January 24, beginning at 10:00 p.m. to repair a faulty valve. One lane of North Green/Hwy 181 will be closed beginning at 1:00 p.m. in preparation. The shut-off will affect North Green Street/Hwy...

    • Power Outage Planned - January 8, 2018

      Power Outage Planned - January 8, 2018

      Monday, Jan 08, 2018

      Brooks Kirby, Director of Electric Services, stated that during routine maintenance, electric crews discovered an overheating problem at Delivery 3 substation located on Sanford Drive across from Catawba Meadows Park. Immediate repair is required...

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