News Flash

Town News

44 Stories
Posted on: January 24, 2022

New Planning and Community Development Assistant Director Announced

MOORESVILLE, NC – Town of Mooresville employee Erika Martin was recently selected for the new position of Planning and Community Development Assistant Director.  

Martin has been employed with the Town of Mooresville for several years an...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: January 21, 2022

Phishing Emails

The Town of Mooresville has been made aware that phishing emails are being sent from accounts that appear to be from our organization. Please do not respond to any unsolicited emails that appear to be from the Town, reply with any personal information, or...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: January 21, 2022

2050 Metropolitan Transportation Plan

The Charlotte Regional Transportation Planning Organization (CRTPO) welcomes the public to comment on its draft of the 2050 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP), revised 2020-2029 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP), 2045 MTP amendments, and draft ...
Read on...

Town News
Posted on: January 18, 2022

Alcove Road Agenda Item Removed

The Voluntary Annexation and Utility Extension request for 443 Alcove Rd. has been removed from tonight's agenda, at the request of the applicant. This item will not be heard at the Town Board meeting at 6 p.m.

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: January 17, 2022

A Message for Monday Sanitation & Recycling Customers

As previously announced, sanitation and recycling collection has been delayed a day, due to the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Our staff will be coming by tomorrow to attempt to collect for our Monday customers, but may not be able to reach every ho...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Town Office Closure on January 17

Town of Mooresville offices will be closed on Monday, January 17, in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Sanitation and recycling will experience a one-day delay in collection.

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Mooresville Fire-Rescue Integrates AVL to Decrease Response Time

Mooresville, N.C. - Most of us will only dial 911 once or twice in our lifetime. Hopefully that day never comes, but when it does, seconds count. Mooresville Fire-Rescue (MFR) has integrated AVL (Auto Vehicle Locator) in conjunction with CAD (Computer-Aid...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Cancellations

Due to our concern for our residents as our area experiences an uptick in COVID cases, the Town of Mooresville is sad to announce that we have decided to cancel the larger “Vision of a Bigger Dream” indoor events that were planned for ...
Read on...

Town News
Posted on: January 4, 2022

Town of Mooresville Announces New Communications & Marketing Director

Megan Suber Photo

Megan Suber has been selected as the Town of Mooresville’s new Communications & Marketing Director.  Before accepting the position, Suber previously served as the Director of Marketing and Communications at Mitchell Communi...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: December 15, 2021

A Message from Iredell County Solid Waste and Recycling

Each year, Iredell County Solid Waste and Recycling issues vehicle decals to residential property owners in Iredell County, which allows them access to waste and recycling collection sites located throughout our community. These sites, by law, cannot acce...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: December 14, 2021

LAW Publications Announces Mooresville Police as "Department of the Year"

Dave Harding and Chief

Carrollton, TX -- LAW Publications has announced the winners of its new Community Engagement Awards, including the Mooresville Police Department as "Department of the Year." The awards recognize the creative efforts of law enforcement agencies a...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: December 6, 2021

Town Achieves Two Financial Awards

The Government Finance Officers Association recently announced the Town of Mooresville has received their Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its budget.

The award represents a significant achievement by the Town. It reflects a strong commitment by...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: December 6, 2021

N.C. Department of Transportation Project Meeting

Mooresville - The N.C. Department of Transportation invites the public to a drop-in public meeting to receive an update on current projects in the Mooresville area. The meeting will take place on Thursday, December 16, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Char...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Community Clean-Up Event

Community Clean-Up

The Planning & Community Development Department is hosting another Community Clean-Up! The event will take place Saturday, Nov. 20, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., with a drop-off point at the parking lot on the corner of Church Street & East Iredell Avenu...
Read on...

Town News
Posted on: November 11, 2021

Town of Mooresville Redistricting Maps

The Town of Mooresville's Board of Commissioners is inviting the public to come to the Nov. 15 meeting of Town Board to speak about their redistricting preference. 
But what is redistricting, and what could change? Redistricting is the re...
Read on...

Town News
Posted on: October 21, 2021

Potential Mail Delays for Utility Bills

The United States Postal Service began changing first-class mail delivery time frames in October. This change may result in items mailed to and from the Town, such as utility bills and our monthly Town Voice editions, taking longer to arrive.

Please rememb...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: October 13, 2021

New public records request platform goes live

NextRequest, the Town of Mooresville's new public records request platform, is going live. This will be used from now on for all public records requests, and can be found at https://townofmooresvillenc.nextrequest.com/

If you have any questions ab...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: October 4, 2021

Planning & Community Development department to host virtual ordinance meetings

UDO_2up_Print_Rev2

There's still time to give your opinion about our Unified Development Ordinance (UDO)! The UDO will be a user-friendly, modern set of regulations to guide development and land use within the Town of Mooresville and its extraterritorial jurisdicti...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: September 17, 2021

Public Feedback Requested for Unified Development Ordinance

The Town of Mooresville’s Planning & Community Development department is looking to the public for feedback in the creation of the new Unified Development Ordinance, or UDO.

The Town is currently rewriting its Zoning Ordinance, a process tha...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: July 29, 2021

Gov. Cooper issues Executive Order 224

During July 29's briefing with Governor Roy Cooper, he issued Executive Order 224, regarding state government cabinet agency members' need to verify their vaccination. Read more about the new executive order at https://mooresvillenc.gov/...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: July 27, 2021

Mooresville Police to host "Mooresville Evening Out"

The Mooresville Police Department is looking forward to hosting one of their first larger community-oriented events since the pandemic, welcoming residents for fun, food and fellowship at the new “Mooresville Evening Out.”

While the ev...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: July 26, 2021

Town Planning and Community Development Department Unveils Newly Implemented Plan Software

The Town of Mooresville’s Planning & Community Development department has added a new software program, idtPlans, that will make the land development plan and permit submittal process faster for applicants, starting on August 2.

Danny Wilson,...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: July 23, 2021

Mooresville Youth Council begins new member recruitment

The Mooresville Youth Council is now accepting applications from high school students until September 1, offering teens a phenomenal and fun opportunity to serve the community, while learning about the ins-and-outs of local government.

Council members, who...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Mooresville receives 2021 Best Overnight City Award

Mooresville Great Race 2021

Mooresville, NC has been announced as the winner of the 2021 Best Overnight City Award on the Great Race Tour.  The Mooresville Downtown Commission (MDC) hosted the stopover in Downtown Mooresville on Saturday, June 26, with mor...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: July 8, 2021

Mayor, At-Large Commissioner election to be held in 2021

As 2021 is a year following a federal decennial census, some municipalities must evaluate and revise existing electoral district boundaries to account for growth and population changes. Since the recent census data has been delayed, several municipalities...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: July 7, 2021

Town of Mooresville Requests Ordinance Adherence

In an effort to support businesses during the COVID-19 lockdown, the Town of Mooresville suspended strict enforcement of sign regulations. During this time, the Town noticed a significant increase in signage being placed on power poles. This type of signa...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: June 30, 2021

Town Cemetery Office Makes a Move to Parks & Recreation

In an ongoing effort to streamline the Town of Mooresville’s services, the Town’s Cemetery Office will move from the Finance Department at Town Hall to Parks & Recreation Administration, 418 Carpenter Avenue, effective July 1.

Parks...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: June 30, 2021

Pedal Moore(sville) Steering Committee seeks resident input

Pedal Mooresville flyer

The Pedal Moore(sville) Steering Committee is seeking input from residents at two upcoming drop-in events about future bicycle facilities in Mooresville, including greenways, separated bike lanes, quiet streets, and bicycle-related goals.

On Thursday, July...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: June 18, 2021

District Attorney Andrew M. Gregson Press Release Re: Mooresville Police Department

PRESS RELEASE

______________________________________________________________________

 Date: June 18, 2021

From: District Attorney Andrew M. Gregson - Prosecutorial District 37 (Randolph County)           ...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: June 15, 2021

Public Meeting for Proposed Text Amendment

The Town of Mooresville is hosting a public meeting on June 18 to discuss a proposed text amendment to the existing Zoning Ordinance. You are cordially invited to this meeting, to be held from 9-10 a.m. at The Charles Mack Citizen Center, to discuss a pro...
Read on...

Town News
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Business Signage Permits

Due to the pandemic’s effect on businesses over the last year, the Town of Mooresville temporarily relaxed its sign permitting standards, helping those who might be struggling to advertise their services more freely and attract customers. As the...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: May 25, 2021

Waterline Repair

A contractor for the Town will be making a repair to an aged waterline, located at the intersection of West Wilson and Lowrance Avenues, on Thursday, May 27. Water service should not be affected while this repair is being made. Traffic control measures wi...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: May 14, 2021

Gov. Roy Cooper issues Executive Order 215

During a press briefing on May 14, Gov. Roy Cooper issued an executive order rescinding previous mandatory capacity and gathering limits, social distancing requirements, and most mandatory mask requirements. Exceptions include a mandatory indoor mask requ...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Mooresville Youth Council holds Dog Mayor Contest

Dog Mayor

In anticipation of the grand opening of the Officer Jordan H. Sheldon Memorial Dog Park on June 5, the Mooresville Youth Council is sponsoring the 2021 Mooresville “Dog Mayor” Contest on its Instagram account. 

The contest will...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Waterline repair on West Wilson and Lowrance Avenues

The Town of Mooresville must make an unexpected repair to an aged waterline, located at the intersection of West Wilson and Lowrance Avenues, on Wednesday, May 5.  While we will do our best to make the necessary repair quickly and minimize your w...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: April 28, 2021

Gov. Cooper issues Executive Order 209, easing restrictions and increasing mass gathering limits

On Wednesday, April 28, Gov. Cooper announced an executive order easing the mask mandate restrictions for outdoor gatherings. Masks will no longer be required outdoors, but will continue to be required indoors in public places. Additionally, the mass gath...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: March 23, 2021

Gov. Cooper issues Executive Order 204, Further Easing COVID-19 Restrictions

During a COVID-19 press briefing on March 23, Gov. Cooper issued Executive Order 204, which increased maximum occupancy limits in a variety of businesses, such as retail shops, museums and sports venues. Additionally, the curfew for alcohol sales has been...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: March 19, 2021

Bicycle Plan Public Survey

bike

The Town is in the process of updating its 2008 Bike Plan in order to program and prioritize bike projects in Mooresville, and we're looking for your input. There are currently two opportunities to participate in the plan:1) Take the survey at ht...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: March 11, 2021

Gov. Cooper Announces Group 4 Will Be Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccine March 17

During a COVID-19 briefing on March 11, Governor Roy Cooper and the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Mandy K. Cohen, M.D. announced beginning on March 17, people in Group 4 who have a medical condition that puts them at hig...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: February 24, 2021

Governor Cooper eases COVID-19 restrictions with Executive Order 195

During the press briefing on February 24, Gov. Roy Cooper issued Executive Order 195, easing some of the restrictions established by previous orders. Cooper cited an improvement of COVID-19 case numbers as the reason behind the move. The order lifts the m...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: February 4, 2021

Gov. Cooper outlines plan for allocating federal COVID-19 relief funds

In a press briefing on February 4, Governor Roy Cooper outlined a plan for allocating federal COVID-19 relief funds for immediate needs and investing state resources to help North Carolina communities build back as the state turns the corner on the pandem...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: January 27, 2021

Governor Cooper issues Executive Order 189, extends Stay-At-Home order

During the press briefing on January 27, Governor Roy Cooper extended the current modified stay-at-home order until February 28. Additionally, Gov. Cooper extended the state's eviction moratorium and to-go mixed beverage ordering March 31. More informatio...

Read on...

Town News
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Changes to Town Water and Sewer Deposits

As of February 1, the Town of Mooresville will be changing the required deposit amounts for new water and sewer customers or those transferring their services within Town limits.Previously, the Town determined the amount of required deposit according to w...

Read on...

Town News