Monthly Archives: April 2018

Some downtown Lenoir streets closed for Gravity Games

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 The North Carolina Gravity Games will once again converge in downtown Lenoir Saturday, April 28, 2018, bringing racers and visitors from across the state to our beautiful city. The Gravity Games and the City's first ever Feet Off The Street Fun Fest will require closing a few streets downtown. Ashe Avenue from Ridge Street to [...]

By |2018-04-26T09:10:34-04:00April 26th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Parking & Map: NC Gravity Games & Feet Off the Street Fun Fest

Street Closure Times & Locations: +Friday April 27: Partial street closures begin at 12:00pm on Ashe Ave from Ridge St to Church St and on Main Street from Ashe to West Ave. These streets will remain closed until Saturday, April 28 until the event finishes at approximately 4:00pm. +Saturday, April 28: The event area on [...]

By |2018-04-23T12:16:55-04:00April 20th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Lenoir Oilers baseball in search of host families

The Lenoir Oilers are currently seeking host families for the 2018 season. Volunteer hosts are sought for the full season. Players will arrive mid May and stay through the beginning of August. ​ We cannot stress how important this role is to our summer operations. The generosity of host families highlights the unique relationship between amateur [...]

By |2018-04-17T14:58:01-04:00April 17th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

City employees kick off Spring Litter Sweep in Lenoir

Monday, April 16, 2018 Nearly 50 City of Lenoir employees took to the streets Monday, April 16, 2018, to kick off the NCDOT Spring Litter Sweep and the City’s #LitterFreeLenoirNC Contest. Employees from the Administration, Finance, Fire, Main Street, Parks and Recreation, Planning, Police, Public Utilities and Public Works departments tackled several streets in the city including Main Street, [...]

By |2018-04-17T09:05:52-04:00April 17th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Gravitate downtown for the ‘Feet Off The Street Fun Fest!’

Thursday, April 12, 2018 Want to fly into the air on a carnival bungee jump? Or bounce around in a bouncy house? Gravitate downtown Saturday, April 28, and enjoy the first annual “Feet Off The Street Fun Fest” and 2018 North Carolina Gravity Games! The festival and games will be held from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm [...]

By |2018-04-12T13:15:52-04:00April 12th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

#LitterFreeLenoirNC contest starts Saturday!

Tuesday, April 10, 2018   The #LitterFreeLenoirNC contest starts Saturday, and the prize list is growing. Pick up your supplies this week and get ready to snap a selfie! The contest runs April 14 through April 28, the same dates as the NC Litter Sweep. Entering the contest is easy. Go pick up litter somewhere in Lenoir. [...]

By |2018-04-10T09:15:03-04:00April 10th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Paving starting on North Main Tuesday

Monday, April 2, 2018 Workers will start paving North Main Street tomorrow, Tuesday, April 3, 2018, from Ashe Avenue to Creekway Drive, weather permitting. Paving should take about a week. On-street parking will NOT be allowed during resurfacing. One lane of North Main will be closed at various times during the project. Drivers are recommended [...]

By |2018-04-02T13:38:07-04:00April 2nd, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments