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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

Controlled burn planned for next week

fire-icon-256pxNext week, a local contractor plans to burn a brush pile behind Forest Hill Elementary School, and residents will likely see smoke in the area.

Mike Ross Grading, contractor for Burke County Public Schools, has cleared some property behind Forest Hill Elementary and the purpose of the burn is to complete the clearing of the property. The contractor will begin burning the brush pile Tuesday, July 15, 2014, weather permitting. Forest Hills Elementary School is located at 304 Ann St.

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City to shut off water service temporarily in Exit 105 area next week

water shut off-256pxThe City of Morganton plans to cut off water service temporarily Wednesday morning in the Interstate 40 Exit 105 area; about 50 customers will be affected.

Contractors working for NC Department of Transportation (NCDOT) will be connecting a new section of City of Morganton water line to the City's existing water system. The work is a part of the NCDOT bridge replacement project at Exit 105 and S. Sterling Street.

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City to shut off water service temporarily in Exit 105 area

Updated July 10, 2014: Canceled due to weather

water shut off-256pxThis project has been canceled due to weather and will be rescheduled for next week.

The City of Morganton plans to cut off water service temporarily Friday morning in the Interstate 40 Exit 105 area; about 50 customers will be affected.

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