Hurricane Matthew Alert

Press Release Governor McCrory Urges Residents to Plan Now as the State Prepares for Major Impacts from Hurricane Matthew FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (919) 814-2100 Tuesday, October 4, 2016  govpress@nc.gov   Raleigh, N.C. – Governor Pat McCrory is urging North Carolinians throughout the central and eastern part of the state to gather emergency supplies, discuss emergency plans and carefully monitor local news stations to prepare for Hurricane … » Read More »

Water Line Break Information

09-21-2016 8:00AM The City of Bessemer City is experiencing several water line breaks this morning.  City crews are working to repair these breaks.  Please exercise patience as the City works to restore service to these lines.  Customers may experience low water pressure until all lines are repaired. Thank you for your cooperation! … » Read More »

A Service of Remembrance and Appreciation for our First Responders

Please join us as we remember our fallen heroes. This service is open to the Bessemer City Community, and we encourage all to attend. You may also bring a chair. ___________________________________________________________ A Service of Remembrance and Appreciation for our First Responders 15th Anniversary of 9/11 Sunday, September 11 @ 6:00 PM in Centennial Park (Downtown Bessemer City). Light refreshments will be served. … » Read More »

2015 – 2016 ANNUAL COLLECTIONS SYSTEM REPORT

The City of Bessemer City has completed the 2015 – 2016 Annual Collections systems report.  To view the report please go to:  http://bessemercity.com/departments/public-works/water-wastewater-division/. In an effort to “go green”, paper copies will only be available at City Hall, 132 W. Virginia Ave. and Gaston County Library on the corner of Maryland and 12th St.  You may also call 704-629-5684, we will mail you a copy … » Read More »

Bessemer City Community Watch

The Bessemer City Community Watch Group met Thursday, August 4th, 2016 at 7:00 PM to host a meet and greet with the Bessemer City Police Department. The meeting consisted of a Police Department tour and introduction to Officers on Duty. Bessemer City citizens came out and thanked the Officers for their continued support and dedication to the small City with a Heart. All Bessemer City … » Read More »

Bessemer City Parks & Recreation Invites you to a……

Bessemer City Parks & Recreation Invites you to a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Saturday, August 27th @ 6:00PM in Downtown Centennial Park located on West Virginia Avenue, Bessemer City, NC. Bessemer City will host a ribbon cutting ceremony for the renovated Downtown Centennial Park before the August Community Cruise-In. Everyone is invited to attend.   https://www.facebook.com/BessemerCity/  … » Read More »

Back to School Movie in the Park

Bessemer City Recreation Department Presents “The Angry Birds Movie” Saturday, August 20th in the Downtown Park on West Virginia Avenue at 7:30 PM. Admission is one (1) School Supply. Central Drug will be open for this event and the City will have popcorn & bottled water available. Music and fun will start around 7:30 PM. Movie will start at dusk. All proceeds will go to … » Read More »

Tobacco Free Smoke Free Public Hearing

On Monday, August 8th, 2016 in Regular Session, Bessemer City City Council will meet at 7:00 PM to discuss the Tobacco Free, Smoke Free Public Hearing. During this meeting a public hearing will be conducted regarding the Tobacco Free Ordinance, which includes a review of the Ordinance and Public Comment. The Ordinance applies to City’s Parks, Pool, and City Property. The ordinance does not prevent … » Read More »

Downtown Revitalization Workshop

Come out and join us for The RetailCoach and Bessemer City’s Downtown Revitalization Workshop Tuesday, July 19th, 6:30 PM-8:00 PM. The workshop highlights include a discussion of: Market Analysis, Retail Information, Business investment Details, and Communication Development Opportunities. This event is free. Please contact (704) 729- 6505 for more information. http://bessemercity.com/downtown-revitalization-workshop/ … » Read More »