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The Town of Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen will hold a public hearing on Monday, March 8, 2021 at 7:00 PM or soon thereafter in the Municipal Building located at 143 N. Salisbury Ave in downtown Granite Quarry.

The purpose for this hearing is to receive public comment concerning:

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The Town of Granite Quarry Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Monday, March 1, 2021 at 6:30 PM or soon thereafter in the Municipal Building located at 143 N. Salisbury Ave in downtown Granite Quarry.

The purpose for this hearing is to receive public comment concerning subdivision...


Congratulations to our Granite Quarry Fire Department for achieving an ISO Class 1 rating!

Click here to view the full press release.


The Board of Aldermen will meet on the second Monday of each month in 2021. The Planning Board will now be meeting on the first Monday of each month. If the first Monday is a holiday, the meeting will be held on the first Tuesday.

 

The Board of Aldermen regular meeting...


The Town of Granite Quarry will be collecting nonperishable food items for a Community Food Drive throughout the winter months. These items will be passed along to area food banks. If you would like to make a donation, you can...


Please be aware that Red-tailed Hawks are beginning to nest in the parks. Hawks can become quite territorial when nesting or protecting their young. Please show caution while visiting the parks.


In December, the Community Appearance Commission held a Christmas Decorating Contest co-sponsored by B&R Realty. Winners were selected from several nominated. First Place – John & Joy Fisher, Second...


Although Christmas at the Lake was a little different this year, it didn't stop some local businesses and organizations from bringing in Christmas trees to provide visitors to the park with some Christmas cheer. The PERC committee added...



Take Action to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

COVID-19 remains a serious concern for our community. Take the following steps to protect yourself, your loved ones, and your community.

The 3W’s:

  • WEAR (a cloth face covering over your mouth...

Seasonal leaf pick-up will take place the 2nd & 4th weeks of each month beginning October 13th & 14th. Click here to visit the Maintenance Page for details.


The playgrounds at the Granite Civic Park and Granite Lake Park will be reopening as North Carolina moves into Phase 2.5 of the reopening plan at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, September 4, 2020. We will also begin taking reservations for the Legion Building at this time.

The shift to Phase 2.5 involves...


Granite Quarry, August 3, 2020 – The Town of Granite Quarry’s agreement for recycling pickup will end August 2020.  Granite Quarry has joined the ranks of many other towns that are opting out of recycling because of the expense and shortage of end users that actually recycle those...


The Granite Quarry-Faith Joint Police Authority is currently accepting applications for full-time and part-time Police Officers. Successful candidates must have completed BLET or be certified as a law enforcement officer in the State of NC, have a current NC driver’s license, be of good moral...


To Help Reduce the Spread of COVID-19

  • Wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds at a time.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are ill.
  • Cover...


Please click the links below to see the Public Notices issued this afternoon. Call the Town Hall at 704-279-5596 if you have any questions.

Public Notice COVID-19


The Granite Quarry Fire Department ran 693 calls to service in 2019, ran a successful smoke detector campaign with assistance from the American Red Cross, and logged countless hours of community service training and fire and life safety training with Granite Quarry Elementary. GQFD consists of 42...


Granite Quarry Fire Department was recognized by the County Commissioners Monday evening for the part they’ve played in the County’s award of the American Heart Association’s Lifeline EMS Recognition. 

Congratulations!


On Saturday, April 27th 2019, Granite Quarry Fire Department joined with Rockwell Rural, Faith, Gold Hill, Pooletown and Liberty Fire Departments for a live burn. Granite Quarry Fire Chief, Jason Hord, ran command of training evolution and 30+ firefighters participated. Instructors lit interior...


Check out the vehicle donation program called Vehicles For Veterans. https://www.vehiclesforveterans.org/north-carolina/ They pick up vehicles locally. 

The type of vehicles...


You can now schedule a car seat check by clicking a link on the Fire Department page. The link will show you a calendar with dates and times. To schedule a car seat check, simply click on any time slot with an "Open" status and add your name, phone...


Noah led the project adding a brick paver walkway at the Legion Building.  The next step will be adding flags for each of the military branches.  Click here for pictures!


It shall be the duty of every person owning a trash container to remove it from the curb within forty-eight (48) hours of trash collection and place upon his/her lot until the next scheduled collection.


Safely dispose of unneeded prescription drugs.  The police department has installed a secure disposal box that can be accessed during Town Hall hours.  Simply bring your unneeded prescriptions and drop them in the box.  The box is located in the Town Hall lobby, on the...