Claremont NC
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City Council will hold their Annual Budget Retreat in the Council Chambers located at 3288 East Main Street, on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at 4 p.m. All interested citizens are encouraged to attend.
Posted: 2/21/2018
The City will be hosting open house sessions this Friday, February 23rd, to solicit input for a Quality of Life Project the City would like to prioritize.
Posted: 2/20/2018
The City of Claremont is planning a year of celebrations for our Quasquicentennial Year. This 125th year the City looks to showcase our progress and highlight not only our history but our current growth and diversity.
Posted: 2/19/2018
The January City Council meeting has been re-scheduled. The meeting will now take place on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.
Posted: 1/3/2018
Now accepting application for the PJ Stanley Scholarship. Applications are due by November 15th.
Posted: 11/13/2017
The City of Claremont is seeking candidates for Planning Board. Applications will be accepted until November 17, 2017.
Posted: 11/10/2017
Prysmian Group has announced a new investment in Claremont, NC. Prysmian Group, the world leader in the energy and telecom cable and systems industry, announced an expansion to the company’s facility in Claremont, N.C. The $54 million investment will increase the plant’s capacity by 60 percent and support the production of optical fiber for the telecom industry. With this investment, Prysmian Group has approved a capital expenditure of more than $79 million for its Claremont facility since 2014.
Posted: 11/8/2017
Read the October newsletter. Keep up with City news.
Posted: 10/13/2017
Although Catawba County has seen a decline in textiles, there are other industries quietly growing in places throughout the region. Claremont, home to the International Business Park, houses a variety of industries and has seen a large amount of growth for the last five to eight years, Mayor Shawn Brown said. “The council has a lot of involvement with the growth, whether we worked on the economic incentives with the county to get these companies here or anything else,” Brown said. “Our cou
Posted: 10/9/2017
Check out what is happening in Claremont.
Posted: 9/25/2017
Sutter Street Manufacturing announced they will be adding jobs. Read the article published in the Hickory Daily Record.
Posted: 7/6/2017
Check out what's going on in Claremont this month.
Posted: 6/14/2017
Check out what's happening this month in Claremont.
Posted: 5/12/2017
The City of Claremont will hold a special called meeting on Wednesday, May 31, 2017. This meeting will be a budget workshop. All interested parties are encouraged to attend. The meeting will be held in the Council chambers located at 3288 East Main Street, beginning at 5:30 p.m.
Posted: 5/10/2017
Catawba Valley Medical Center has broken ground on a new practice located at 3114 West Main Street. Claremont City Councilmembers were on hand to help celebrate this new project.
Posted: 4/27/2017
The City of Claremont is currently accepting application for Part Time Police Officers. Please see the jobs page for more information on applying.
Posted: 3/1/2017
The North Carolina League of Municipalities has begun a new opportunity for communities to shine. Make sure to check out what is happening in Claremont. #HereWeGrow
Posted: 2/23/2017
Officer Grant rushed to the aid of a fellow officer who was experiencing a medical issue. He controlled the situation with the suspect and called for medical back up. Thank you Officer Grant for your dedication to the Claremont Police Department and to your fellow officer.
Posted: 2/14/2017
Police Officers Michael Kirby and David Pruitt were presented with the Top Gun Award at the City Council Meeting Monday, February 6, 2017. This award is given out annually. Congratulations to both for there dedication to the Claremont Police Department.
Posted: 2/8/2017
Check out our 2017 Calendar of Events.
Posted: 1/18/2017
Claremont City Council voted in December 2016 to change the time of City Council meetings. The meetings will now start at 6:30 p.m. Please join us.
Posted: 1/9/2017
Claremont Daze 2017 will be held Friday, October 6th and Saturday, October 7th, 2017. Advance applications can be found on the front page of our website, button is located on the bottom of the page.
Posted: 12/21/2016
Prysmian Group, located in Claremont’s International Business Park, recently announced a $20 Million expansion and the creation of 50 new jobs over the next three years. The expansion is facilitated in part by a $500,000 grant to the City of Claremont from the Building Reuse Program, under the Rural Development of the North Carolina Department of Commerce. To learn more, read the full press release attached to this article.
Posted: 12/16/2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MONDAY, NOV. 07, 2016 CONTACT: Brian R. Haines, public information officer N.C. Forest Service 919-857-4828 Burning ban issued for 25 mountain counties to protect lives and property
Posted: 11/8/2016
DAE Systems (Dynamic Air Engineering, Inc.) just announced that it will fully relocate all operations including the headquarters, research and development and product manufacturing from California to the spec building in Claremont's International Business Park.
Posted: 7/18/2016
Presentation on Africa displayed by local Photographer Jesse Salwen
Posted: 12/17/2015
The new recycle calendars are available.
Posted: 9/3/2015
The budget for Fiscal Year 2016
Posted: 5/15/2015
Bulk pick ups will have a change of schedule.
Posted: 5/7/2015
A Land Development Plan Public Workshop will be held Monday, April 20th.
Posted: 4/14/2015
The City of Claremont will hold its annual budget retreat, Saturday April 11, 2015 at 8 am. in the Council chambers located at City Hall.
Posted: 4/1/2015
Claremont Tailgate Market will begin May 22,2015
Posted: 4/1/2015
Passing of Sandra Miller
Posted: 3/12/2015
City offices will be closed Thursday, February 26th.
Posted: 2/26/2015
Garbage Pickup will be delayed by one day. Garbage and recycling will be picked on Thursday, February 19th.
Posted: 2/18/2015
Weather Updates, Power Outages and Water Issues.
Posted: 2/16/2015
We are now taking Vendor Application for Claremont Daze 2015.
Posted: 1/23/2015
Congratulations to the Claremont Police Department.
Posted: 1/15/2015
The City of Claremont has hired a new City Manager.
Posted: 1/6/2015
Don't forget to recycle during the holiday season.
Posted: 12/8/2014
Interested in Claremont's future land use, housing, transportation and open space?
Posted: 11/18/2014
On Wednesday June 25th and Thursday June 26th the City of Claremont will be RETHINKING trash and recycling services in the City as our Contractor Republic Services will be delivering new trash and recycling containers to each resident in the City Limits
Posted: 6/18/2014
Catawba County, the City of Claremont, EDC’s Committee of 100 and Matthews Construction were joined today by members of Innovate Catawba and community leaders to break ground on the Claremont Spec Building in the Claremont International Business Park
Posted: 3/17/2014
“Fire-Up Claremont” is a beautification project sponsored by the City of Claremont which seeks to paint fire hydrants in the downtown area. “Fire-Up Claremont” aims to highlight talent of individuals in and around Claremont and beautify our great city!
Posted: 3/5/2014
The Claremont website now allows you to report problems and concerns online 24 hours a day, seven days a week!
Posted: 12/3/2013
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Posted: 11/1/2013
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