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Rates change with new budget

The Morganton City Council unanimously approved the City of Morganton 2014-2015 Budget earlier this month. The budget does include some increases in rates. Read more: Rates change with new budget

City Council meeting Monday

The Morganton City Council will hold its regular meeting Monday Aug. 4, 2014, at 5:30 pm in the Council Chambers in Morganton City Hall. Public comment will be open from 5:30 pm to 6:00 pm. Speakers must sign up before the meeting starts. Review the Aug. 4, 2014, meeting agenda here.

Review the Public Comment Procedures here. City Hall is located in downtown Morganton at 305 E. Union St. Suite A100, Morganton, NC 28655i-Google-Maps-24x24 You can watch the meeting live on UStream here ustream-logo-201348x258.

Road closed for sewer line repair

road closed-75x75A section of S. Chestnut Street will be closed Monday morning, Aug. 4, while City contractors repair a piece of sewer line.

S. Chestnut Street will be closed between E. Meeting and E. Concord streets starting at 8:00 am and should be open by 4:00 pm, weather permitting. Residents who live on Kenmore Street can access Kenmore via Church Street.

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Morganton earns National Main Street Center accreditation

The N.C. Department of Commerce, Office of Urban Development has announced that the City of Morganton is one of 20 communities across the state that have achieved accreditation from the National Main Street Center for meeting the commercial district revitalization performance standards set by the National Main Street Center.

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Saturday Farmers Market
Aug 2, 2014 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Council Meeting
Aug 4, 2014 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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Wednesday Mini-Market
Aug 6, 2014 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Amber Hayes
Aug 7, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Saturday Farmers Market
Aug 9, 2014 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Board of Adjustment
Aug 11, 2014 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

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Wednesday Mini-Market
Aug 13, 2014 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Planning and Zoning Commission
Aug 14, 2014 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Saturday Farmers Market
Aug 16, 2014 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

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