Hickory City Council met in regular session last night (October 6). Minutes, second readings, and the consent agenda were all approved with the removal of one item.
Catawba County EDC President Scott Millar presented the economic development agreement with Lake Park-321, LLC. It was unanimously approved following a public hearing. A voluntary non-contiguous annexation in R1 zone was presented by Planning Director Brian Frazier. It was also unanimously approved after a public hearing.
Pat Turney with Talbert, Bright & Ellington, Inc. presented the Airport Master Plan update, required by the FAA. In addition, Mayor Hank Guess said a few words to honor the late Kevin Greer, the City’s Public Services Director.