The Wilkesboro council filled two vacancies on the town planning board and one vacancy on the Wilkesboro Alcohol Beverage Control (ABC) Board Monday night, but the town attorney said an actual vote is still needed to make the action on the ABC board official.
The Wilkesboro and North Wilkesboro governing bodies discussed each town’s planning and development standards and possibly merging codes and ordinances related to development into a single document for both towns during a joint meeting Monday at t...
Plans for a new music festival in downtown Wilkesboro were announced Tuesday.
The Town of Wilkesboro will open its wood recycling facility at 1505 Winkler Mill Extension to town residents to pick up free, limited amounts of mulch and compost starting next week.
Wilkesboro councilmen discussed raising the town’s property tax rate to help fund a downtown revitalization project during a budget planning meeting Monday.
Local officials are continuing efforts to lower the cost of a proposed raw water intake on W. Kerr Scott Reservoir and water lines to the Wilkesboros by several million dollars.
An automatic mutual aid agreement for fire protection between Wilkesboro and North Wilkesboro was approved by the governing bodies of both towns this week.
The Wilkesboro Town Council met Thursday night for a planning meeting for what Finance Director Bob Urness described as “a very pivotal budget year” that includes initial stages of a multi-million dollar downtown revitalization project and dealing...