Rankin Lake Park

Rankin Lake Park

Rankin Lake has been a community landmark for the citizens of Gastonia and Gaston County since its construction…

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Park Hop Passport 2015

Park Hop Passport 2015

Park Hop is a fun and exciting way for your and your family to explore parks across Gaston…

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City History

City History

The City of Gastonia was incorporated in 1877, the year reconstruction ended. The impetus for the early development…

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Rockin’ with Rotary

Rockin’ with Rotary

The 2015 Downtown Summer Concert Series kicks off Friday, May 15th. Plan to join us downtown every other…

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Crowders Mountain

Crowders Mountain

Raptors soar gracefully in the wind; vegetation reaches to the sky; sheer vertical cliffs drop 150 feet. Enjoy…

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Farmers Market

Farmers Market

Fresh produce. Locally raised meats. Home-baked goods. Fresh, locally grown flowers. You can find them all and more…

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Schiele Museum

Schiele Museum

The natural wonders of North America and North Carolina coupled with the rich history of our region are…

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Live Streaming City Council Meeting

Live Streaming City Council Meeting

Starting Tuesday, January 6, 2015 the first City Council meeting of each month will be streamed live on…

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Gastonia Conference Center

Gastonia Conference Center

The center is a symbol; a sign of the people of Gastonia, North Carolina on the move toward…

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Gastonia Conference Center

Gastonia Conference Center

The center is a symbol; a sign of the people of Gastonia, North Carolina on the move toward civic, economic,…

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Farmers Market

Farmers Market

Fresh produce. Locally raised meats. Home-baked goods. Fresh, locally grown flowers. You can find them all and more at the…

Read more...
Live Streaming City Council Meeting

Live Streaming City Council Meeting

Starting Tuesday, January 6, 2015 the first City Council meeting of each month will be streamed live on our USTREAM…

Read more...
Crowders Mountain

Crowders Mountain

Raptors soar gracefully in the wind; vegetation reaches to the sky; sheer vertical cliffs drop 150 feet. Enjoy the spectacle…

Read more...
Park Hop Passport 2015

Park Hop Passport 2015

Park Hop is a fun and exciting way for your and your family to explore parks across Gaston County while…

Read more...
Rankin Lake Park

Rankin Lake Park

Rankin Lake has been a community landmark for the citizens of Gastonia and Gaston County since its construction in 1922…

Read more...
City History

City History

The City of Gastonia was incorporated in 1877, the year reconstruction ended. The impetus for the early development of  Gastonia,…

Read more...
Schiele Museum

Schiele Museum

The natural wonders of North America and North Carolina coupled with the rich history of our region are all reflected…

Read more...
Rockin’ with Rotary

Rockin’ with Rotary

The 2015 Downtown Summer Concert Series kicks off Friday, May 15th. Plan to join us downtown every other Friday for…

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The City of Gastonia and NCDOT are conducting a traffic study to find ways to relieve congestion along Franklin Boulevard between Cox Road and Redbud Drive. Your input can help make a difference and we encourage you to complete the survey below:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/FranklinBoulevard


04Aug
Tue Aug 04 @ 5:00PM - 09:00PM
City Council Meeting
06Aug
Thu Aug 06 @ 5:30PM - 08:00PM
Planning Commission
11Aug
Tue Aug 11 @ 5:00PM - 06:00PM
Sister Cities Board
12Aug
18Aug
Tue Aug 18 @ 2:00PM - 03:00PM
Farmers Market Advisory Board
18Aug
Tue Aug 18 @ 6:00PM - 09:00PM
City Council Meeting
27Aug
Thu Aug 27 @ 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Board of Adjustment Meeting
27Aug
Thu Aug 27 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
Historic District Commission
02Sep
Wed Sep 02 @ 5:30PM -
Facilities-Management Committee
03Sep
Thu Sep 03 @ 5:30PM - 08:00PM
Planning Commission
29Jul
Gaston County Park Hop
Wed Jul 29 @12:00PM - 05:00PM
30Jul
Gaston County Park Hop
Thu Jul 30 @12:00PM - 05:00PM
31Jul
Gaston County Park Hop
Fri Jul 31 @12:00PM - 05:00PM
01Aug
Gaston County Park Hop
Sat Aug 01 @12:00PM - 05:00PM
02Aug
Gaston County Park Hop
Sun Aug 02 @12:00PM - 05:00PM
03Aug
Gaston County Park Hop
Mon Aug 03 @12:00PM - 05:00PM
03Aug
Basketball Skill Drills at T. Jeffers
Mon Aug 03 @ 6:30PM - 08:00PM
04Aug
Gaston County Park Hop
Tue Aug 04 @12:00PM - 05:00PM
04Aug
Basketball Skill Drills at T. Jeffers
Tue Aug 04 @ 6:30PM - 08:00PM

Event Permits

 
The City of Gastonia administers permitting for several different types of special events:
 
Block Party:  A gathering which requires the closure of a street.

Parade:  A march or procession which interferes with pedestrian and/or vehicular traffic.

Athletic Events:  An occasion when a group of participants collectively engage in a sport or other forms of physical exercise, which interferes and/or obstructs pedestrian or vehicular traffic. This includes bicycle and foot races.

Other Special Events:  Street fair, arts and crafts show, soapbox derby, rally or other events, which interfere with pedestrian or vehicular traffic.

Carnivals, Circuses & Rodeos: Larger events, including but not limited to, carnivals, circuses and rodeos may only be approved by City Council following a public hearing to determine that the event will be safe and not have a negative impact on adjoining properties.

 
Event and related permits can be obtained in the Garland Business Center located at 150 South York Street, Gastonia, NC 28052. For more information and applications for event permits, please see the Quick Links section to the right.
 
Contact Information:
Customer Service
Garland Municipal Business Center
150 S. York Street, Gastonia, NC 28052
PO Box 1748, Gastonia, NC 28053-1748
704-866-6022 (office)
704-854-6654 (fax)
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Water Conservation Needed
Water Conservation Needed

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