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    • City Hall closed for Thanksgiving, garbage collection will be affected

      City Hall closed for Thanksgiving, garbage collection will be affected

      Monday, Nov 23, 2020

      Morganton City Hall and City facilities will be closed Thursday, Nov. 26, and Friday, Nov. 27, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Trash pickup will be affected by the closure. Garbage collection will operate on a normal schedule Monday...

    • Hilltop Street closing for water tank maintenance

      Hilltop Street closing for water tank maintenance

      Tuesday, Nov 17, 2020

      Contractors will be installing cell tower equipment on the Valdese Avenue water tank starting Wednesday, November 18, and finishing Friday, November 20. This is routine work, and citizens should not be concerned if they see workers on top of the...

    • Sewer spill caused by recent heavy rains

      Sewer spill caused by recent heavy rains

      Thursday, Nov 12, 2020

      Recent heavy rains caused a sewer spill in the City of Morganton Thursday. The spill started Thursday, November 12, at 7:30 a.m. at a sewer junction box on Vinearden Road near the Wastewater Treatment Plant. The overflow stopped at 1:30 p.m. the...

    • City Hall closed for Veterans Day

      City Hall closed for Veterans Day

      Friday, Nov 06, 2020

      Morganton City Hall and City facilities will be closed Wednesday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. Trash pickup will be affected by the closure. Garbage collection will operate on a normal schedule Monday and Tuesday, but there will be no...

    • Don't miss these holiday events in Downtown Morganton!

      Don't miss these holiday events in Downtown Morganton!

      Monday, Nov 02, 2020

      Downtown Morganton will be holding events throughout November and December to help you be merry and happy this holiday season. The annual Memorial Tree Lighting and Winter Carnival, Breakfast with Santa, and visits with Santa in Downtown Morganton have...

    • Crews responding to widespread power outages caused by Tropical Storm Zeta

      Crews responding to widespread power outages caused by Tropical Storm Zeta

      Thursday, Oct 29, 2020

      City crews are responding to widespread power outages as a result of heavy rains and high winds from Tropical Storm Zeta. Crews are working as quickly and safely as possible to restore power to customers in the areas of Kinwood Street, Riverside Drive,...

    • Convenience fees temporarily waived

      Convenience fees temporarily waived

      Tuesday, Oct 06, 2020

      In order to further help our utility customers experiencing financial hardship due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Morganton is temporarily waiving convenience fees that are charged when customers pay their utility bills online....

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