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    • Statement from the Morganton Department of Public Safety

      Statement from the Morganton Department of Public Safety

      Monday, Jul 06, 2020

      Morganton Department of Public Safety supports and upholds the freedom of expression from government interference. The right to assemble allows people to gather for peaceful and lawful purposes. Morganton Public Safety may place certain, narrow...

    • Notice of possible attendance at upcoming event July 2

      Notice of possible attendance at upcoming event July 2

      Wednesday, Jul 01, 2020

      There will be a meeting on Thursday, July 2, 2020, 6:00 p.m. at the Morganton Community House, 120 North King Street, Morganton, regarding Municipal Organizations and City Relationships in Response to Racial Tensions. The meeting is a joint meeting of the...

    • Recycling center at Shuey Park to close permanently

      Recycling center at Shuey Park to close permanently

      Wednesday, Jul 01, 2020

      The City’s recycling convenience center, located in Shuey Park at 101 Golf Course Road, will permanently close by July 15. The City has offered recycling services to its citizens at its convenience center since 1992. “The reality is that this...

    • City of Morganton receives Excellence in Communications Award

      City of Morganton receives Excellence in Communications Award

      Tuesday, Jun 30, 2020

      The City of Morganton was among 21 North Carolina governments to earn recognition recently in the North Carolina City & County Communicators’ (NC3C) 2020 Excellence in Communications Awards. The City of Morganton won first place in the Print...

    • Local artist creates mural on North King Street

      Local artist creates mural on North King Street

      Wednesday, Jun 24, 2020

      You may have already seen his work — but now, you can’t miss it. Brandon Lynn, a Morganton native, recently completed a mural on North King Street as part of the ongoing initiative of bringing parklets and streateries to Downtown Morganton. He is...

    • Special Meeting Notice June 25, 2020

      Special Meeting Notice June 25, 2020

      Tuesday, Jun 23, 2020

      NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETINGMORGANTON CITY COUNCIL 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 Thursday, June 25, 2020, at 9:15 a.m., to consider entering into...

    • An Open Letter from Chief Tony Lowdermilk regarding

      An Open Letter from Chief Tony Lowdermilk regarding "8 Can't Wait" policies

      Wednesday, Jun 17, 2020

      Dear Community, Over the past few weeks, the Morganton Department of Public Safety has received numerous inquiries in regards to our use of force policies, policing policies, and guidelines for the services we provide to our community. Among these...

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