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36th Annual Down Home Festival
May 9 - May 11
Now Hiring – Seasonal Lifeguards for 2024
Now Hiring – Seasonal Lifeguards for 2024

BC Parks and Recreation is currently hiring for seasonal lifeguards. Interested applicants should apply at http://www.bessemercity.com/employment-opportunities Please call (704) 629-5111 for more information.

March 2024 City Newsletter
March 2024 City Newsletter

The March, 2024 Bessemer City, NC City Newsletter is now available. You can view and/or download/print it below. Included this month we mark the 131st birthday of Bessemer City on March 6th! There’s also updates on the Osage Mill Redevelopment project. There are plenty of exciting events in March including Senior Bingo and an Easter Egg Hunt coming up at Stinger Park on the 28th. Much more information in the newsletter below and view more recent editions from our Newsletters archives page.

Apply to serve on BC Fire Department
Apply to serve on BC Fire Department
JUMP ON IT! New Bus Route in Bessemer City
JUMP ON IT! New Bus Route in Bessemer City

Did you know that the Gaston County Access will be providing transportation to and from Bessemer City? The program will begin January 2, 2024!   Service begins at 5:30 a.m. and ends at 4:30 p.m. daily at the Gastonia Transit Bradley Bus Station (121 N. Oakland St. Gastonia, NC) Trips to stops within 3/4 mile of the route may be arranged in advance by calling 704.866.3206 Stop Location Departure Gastonia Transit Bradley Bus Station 121 N. Oakland St., Gastonia 30 minutes after the hour Nature’s Own Bakery Outlet 2602 Bessemer City Rd., Bessemer City 41 minutes after the hour Ingles …

Employment Opportunities
Employment Opportunities

Now Hiring for Water Plant Supervisor

$2,150,000 Awarded to Bessemer City for Public Safety
$2,150,000 Awarded to Bessemer City for Public Safety

Bessemer City is committed to providing quality public safety services to residents, businesses, and visitors.

BCFD Achieves ISO Class 3
BCFD Achieves ISO Class 3
Bessemer City Promotional Video
Bessemer City Promotional Video

A lot is happening in BC! Historic Mill renovations, large Industrial Projects, Residential Developments, and Downtown Development. We are just getting started!

Edgewood85 Commerce Park
Edgewood85 Commerce Park

Trinity Capital Advisors, Clarion Partners, LLC, Gaston County EDC, and the City of Bessemer City are excited to announce Bessemer City’s newest business campus park, Edgewood85 Commerce Park.  This 120 …

Osage Mill
Osage Mill

Explore Downtown's Newest Redevelopment Project

Parks & Recreation Programs
Parks & Recreation Programs

Explore Youth, Adult and Senior Programs

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Car Break-ins: April 2024

City News, Public Notices

April 16, 2024 Bessemer City, North Carolina—The Bessemer City Police Department needs your help identifying a suspect in several motor... Read More → Car Break-ins: April 2024

Car Break-ins: 04/14/24

City News, Public Notices

Bessemer City, North Carolina- Overnight on April 14, 2024, several unlocked motor vehicles were entered, and items were stolen, including... Read More → Car Break-ins: 04/14/24

BCPD Arrest Armed Robbery Suspect 04-10-2024

City News, Press Releases

Bessemer City Police Department Thomas E. Ellis, Jr. Chief of Police   BESSEMER CITY POLICE ARREST ARMED ROBBERY SUSPECT Bessemer City, NC... Read More → BCPD Arrest Armed Robbery Suspect 04-10-2024

Siren Alert- Dan Boling

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Bessemer City, North Carolina – April 7, 2024 – In honor of Former Council Member Dan Boling, the City will sound the siren... Read More → Siren Alert- Dan Boling

From the Calendar

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Bessemer City Downtown Development

Downtown Development Meetings The Bessemer City Downtown Development board meets the 4th Monday of each month at City Hall.  Due to COVID-19, theses meetings made me modified, changes or altered […] Find out more »

Bessemer City ABC Board

The ABC Board meets on the 4th Monday of each month at 5:00 pm at the ABC Store, 208 W. Alabama Avenue, Bessemer City, NC 28016. Meetings are open to […] Find out more »

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City Council Work Session Meetings

Work Session Meetings City Council meets in Work Session the last Tuesday of each month in Council Chambers.  Due to COVID-19, theses meetings made me modified, changes or altered due […] Find out more »

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