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Welcome to the City of Newton, NC

The City of Newton is the County Seat of Catawba County, positioned in the triangle formed by Asheville, Winston-Salem, and Charlotte.  The gently rolling terrain blends into the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains offering residents and visitors an abundance of scenic attractions, a wealth of recreational options, and a temperate climate with four seasons that are as distinct as they are mild.

Recent News & Events...

  • Soldiers Reunion 5k 2013
    Athletic events complement Soldiers Reunion
    The City of Newton Parks and Recreation Department is proud to again offer several athletic events to complement the annual Soldiers Reunion celebration in downtown Newton.
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    Electric Vehicle Charging Station installation coming soon
    Six double pedestal GE DurastationTM electric charging stations will be installed in the following NC Public Power Communities: Edenton, Newton, Tarboro, Smithfield and Wake Forest. (Wake Forest will install two stations.) A seventh charging station will be located at ElectriCities of North Carolina in Raleigh.
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    Register now for Newton 101 Citizens Academy
    Register now for Newton 101 Citizens Academy, which returns for its sixth year on Sept. 11. Newton 101 is a free program for city residents to learn more about how the City of Newton operates, the services it offers and the history of the City.
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    Photos from 125th Annual Soldiers Reunion available online
    Photos from the 125th Annual Soldiers Reunion are now available on the City's Facebook and Flickr pages.
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Anne P. Stedman

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