Hickory City Council met in regular session Tuesday (January 4). Minutes, second readings, and the consent agenda were all approved. Council continued a public hearing for the refining of property at 3320, 3326, 3330, and 3342 9th Avenue Drive NW from R1 to Neighborhood Center Commercial. The item was passed by a 4 to 3 vote.
A voluntary non-contiguous annexation of 55.49 acres on Spencer Road, between 30th Street Court NE and 31st Street Place NE was unanimously approved. The public hearing on proposed amendments to Chapter 21, sections 21-8 and 21-9 of the Hickory Code of Ordinance was opened and continued to a further date.
A public hearing was held regarding a resolution directing the Street Improvement Project for curb and gutter at 621 and 623 8th Street Drive NW. The item was unanimously approved.