Hickory City Council met in regular session Tuesday night (May 18). Minutes, second readings, and the consent agenda were all approved.
A public hearing was held and City Council approved a resolution to refinance a loan for the Northeast Wastewater Treatment Facility. The refinancing will lower the interest rate of the loan from 2.48% to 1.75%, resulting in $390K in savings.
Following another public hearing, City Council approved Text Amendment 21-01 to the Land Development Code. In addition, Mayor Hank Guess presented a proclamation declaring May 2021 as Building Safety Month.