Category: City News

2024 Citizen’s Academy applications are now being accepted!

If you have wondered how the City of Lowell government works, you’re encouraged to apply for the Lowell Municipal Government Citizens Academy. The 10-session course provides an in-depth view of all City of Lowell operations and is offered once a year. More information and application  

Press Release – Portion of High Street Closed in 2001

November 3, 2023 PRESS RELEASE LOWELL, N.C. – City of Lowell staff received a complaint about a property owner closing a portion of High Street in between E. First Street and E. Second Street by installing a gate across the pavement. City staff spoke with the property owner that installed the gate. City staff then, … Continued

CodeRed: Our New City-to-Resident Notification System

CodeRed is our City-to-Resident notification system. It’s free to enroll and we encourage all Lowell residents and businesses to register. Stay aware and informed regarding Utility outages Community events Office closings Emergency situations You can choose your notification preference(s) Phone calls Text messages Emails Or, all of the above! We have 3 different ways to … Continued

City of Lowell Reveals Plan for New City Hall and Police Department

October 9, 2023  PRESS RELEASE  CITY OF LOWELL REVEALS PLAN FOR NEW CITY HALL AND POLICE DEPARTMENT   LOWELL, N.C. – The Lowell City Hall and the Lowell Police Department will soon be housed in a new City Municipal Building on North Main Street.   The property is currently under contract between the City of Lowell and … Continued

Proposed Social District Public Information Session

The City of Lowell will hold a Public Information Session on Thursday, October 5, 2023, from 3pm-7pm, at City Hall, 101 West First Street, Lowell, North Carolina, 28098 regarding the implementation of a proposed Social District. This public information session is open to all interested parties, including both residents and businesses. Amid the ratification of … Continued

Groundbreaking Ceremony of Former Industrial Plant

On Tuesday, August 29, the City of Lowell will be holding a groundbreaking ceremony for the demolition and redevelopment of a former industrial plant located at 1602 N. Main Street, Lowell, NC. About the project and proposed amenities: https://www.lowellnc.com/upcoming-riverfront-parks-and…/ We hope this redevelopment goes off with a bang! (There will be one large bang to … Continued

Façade Grant Applications

About the Program The City of Lowell has adopted as a primary goal the improvement of the appearance and livability of Lowell. As part of that effort, the City of Lowell has developed the Façade Improvement Standards to provide direction to businesses and commercial property owners in maintaining and improving the appearance of building facades … Continued

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