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Public invited to learn about proposed zoning changes

TThe City of Morganton is writing new zoning regulations that will guide development in Morganton during the next 10 to 20 years. City staff is holding an informational workshop to explain the proposed regulations and to get input and feedback from the public. The informational workshop will be held from noon to 7:00 pm Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in the City Council Chambers of City Hall.

Check out the Zoning Update Project Website!

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Morganton launching Smart Grid Pilot for utilities

The City of Morganton is launching a Smart Grid Pilot to test and evaluate using smart meter technology with the City's electric and water utility systems. Smart meters allow a utility company to monitor and communicate with a meter from headquarters and better manage the system, respond to problems, and possibly prevent problems before they happen.

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Are you ready for a Revolutionary Weekend?

This Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, the Historic Burke Foundation and the Overmountain Victory Trail Association (OVTA) will present a "Revolutionary War Weekend" in Morganton. This Revolutionary Weekend will be held from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm on the Old Burke County Courthouse and from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at the Charles McDowell House located at 119 St. Mary's Church Rd.

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City repaints water storage tank

The City recently repainted a 3-million-gallon drinking water storage tank, a.k.a. "clearwell", at the Water Treatment Plant, and the project should extend the useful life of the tank. 

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OCT
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Wednesday Mini-Market
Oct 1, 2014 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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DAVID PENDLETON Ventriloquist and “MUTTS GONE NUTS”
Oct 2, 2014 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Fall Plow Day and Antique Power Show
Oct 3, 2014 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Fall Plow Day and Antique Power Show
Oct 4, 2014 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Saturday Farmers Market
Oct 4, 2014 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Fall Plow Day and Antique Power Show
Oct 5, 2014 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Council Meeting
Oct 6, 2014 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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Wednesday Mini-Market
Oct 8, 2014 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Planning and Zoning Commission
Oct 9, 2014 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm

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