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    • Water shut off to repair broken water line

      Water shut off to repair broken water line

      Monday, Apr 16, 2018

        City crews are shutting off water in several areas to repair a broken water line. Customers on Whispering Pine Street, Stevens Road and some residents on N.C. 126 will be without water until the line is repaired. The repair is expected to take until...

    • Power outage after tree blows onto lines at Catawba Meadows

      Power outage after tree blows onto lines at Catawba Meadows

      Wednesday, Apr 04, 2018

      Approximately 850 customers are without power currently in the area stretching from Lost Corner Road to Kirksey Drive, according to Electric Services Director Brooks Kirby. Kirby said the cause of the outage was a pine tree blown onto power lines in...

    • Bouchelle Street closing Friday, April 6

      Bouchelle Street closing Friday, April 6

      Tuesday, Apr 03, 2018

      Contractors working for Burke County Public Schools will be closing a portion of Bouchelle Street Friday, April 6, for utility work, weather permitting. The road will be closed from First Street to Sanford Drive. Drivers should seek alternate...

    • "Constructing America" on display for Art in the Hall

      Thursday, Mar 29, 2018

      Now on display through May at Morganton City Hall: “Constructing America” by Derrick Chalfant, featured artist for Art in the Hall. Chalfant believes art is conceived through inspiration and born in the imagination. He is an untrained artist and...

    • Nominate Morganton to Receive a $20K Grant During Earth Month

      Nominate Morganton to Receive a $20K Grant During Earth Month

      Thursday, Mar 29, 2018

      City with the most nominations gets a grant for a local park through ‘Meet Me at the Park’ Earth Month campaign!   [Morganton, N.C., March 29, 2018]Morganton’s more than 400 acres of parklands provide residents with a desirable, active and scenic...

    • City Hall, facilities closed March 30 for Good Friday

      City Hall, facilities closed March 30 for Good Friday

      Friday, Mar 23, 2018

      Morganton City Hall and all City facilities will be closed March 30, 2018, in observance of Good Friday.

    • Officers Honored for Acts of Heroism

      Officers Honored for Acts of Heroism

      Friday, Mar 23, 2018

      On March 21, 2018 Inv. Donny Dellinger, Inv. Kyle Goforth, Inv. Ryan Stotts and PSO Daniel Gabryszewski were recognized for their acts of heroism on June 19, 2017.  They received medals during a Morganton Department of Public Safety awards ceremony at...

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