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Notice is hereby given that under the general statute 160A-71(b)(1), the Mayor has called a Special Meeting of the Board of Aldermen for Thursday, October 6, 2022 beginning at 12:30 p.m. at the Granite Quarry Town Hall located at 143 N. Salisbury Ave., Granite Quarry, NC.

The purpose of...


To All Interested Parties:

RE: Special Use Permit Request for Parcels: 623 040 & 623 206

A Zoning Board of Adjustment hearing will be held on Monday, October 17, 2022, at 5:30 PM in the Town of Granite Quarry Board Room located at 143 N. Salisbury Ave. in Granite Quarry. The...


This public hearing was continued and will be held at the October 10, 2022 Board of Aldermen meeting.

The Town of Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen will hold a public hearing on Monday, September 12, 2022, at 6:00 PM or soon thereafter in the Municipal Building located at 143 N. Salisbury...


Get ready to get spooky!!! Enter your home for prizes from local sponsors (more to come) and entertain the community at the same time. Fan Favorite will be selected...


Congratulations to Firefighter Tyler Bennett who recently completed his FF l & ll at Rowan Cabarrus Community College. FF Bennett also received the Justin Monroe Service Above Self award. Bennett is a full-time employee in the Granite Quarry Public Works Department. He plans to...


The Town of Granite Quarry rocks!  As the fastest-growing municipality in Rowan County this past year, the Town is seeking a motivated self-starter with strong work ethic and communication skills to join our team as Town Planner.  This is an exceptional opportunity where your work will range...


Are you interested in serving on an advisory board for the Town of Granite Quarry? We accept applications on an ongoing basis for the following Boards and Committees:

  • Zoning Board of Adjustment (in-town and extra territorial jurisdiction seats)
  • Planning...

Judy Morgan Grad Photo

Congratulations to our very own Judy Morgan for completing her Paramedic school, AND for being recognized for several awards....


FREE MULCH is still available by appointment only while supplies last.

Location of the FREE MULCH is 1040 Mar Rock Dr from 8am-12pm on Saturday March 26, 2022. Heavy equipment will load a truck bed or trailer with mulch. No deliveries.

  • Bring Driver's...

Leaf Pick up for the Town of Granite Quarry will be coming to a close soon. October-February the Public Works Department vacuums leaves placed at the curb every 2nd & 4th weeks. The last time to get your leaves picked up for the season will be the week of February 21st. Get your leaves out...


The burn ban has been lifted. Please click here to read the letter from our Fire Chief.

A burn ban is in effect. Please...


The walking trail at Granite Lake Park is now open for use.


On Saturday, May 22, 2021 the Granite Quarry Fire Department met to celebrate its 2020 award winners and ISO Class 1 Rating. Read the full press release here.


Congratulations to our Granite Quarry Fire Department for achieving an ISO Class 1 rating!

Click here to view the full press release.


The Board of Aldermen will meet on the second Monday of each month in 2021. The Planning Board will now be meeting on the first Monday of each month. If the first Monday is a holiday, the meeting will be held on the first Tuesday.

The Board of Aldermen regular meeting schedule is...


Please be aware that Red-tailed Hawks are beginning to nest in the parks. Hawks can become quite territorial when nesting or protecting their young. Please show caution while visiting the parks.


In December, the Community Appearance Commission held a Christmas Decorating Contest co-sponsored by B&R Realty. Winners were selected from several nominated. First Place – John & Joy Fisher, Second...


Although Christmas at the Lake was a little different this year, it didn't stop some local businesses and organizations from bringing in Christmas trees to provide visitors to the park with some Christmas cheer. The PERC committee added...



Take Action to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

COVID-19 remains a serious concern for our community. Take the following steps to protect yourself, your loved ones, and your community.

The 3W’s:

  • WEAR (a cloth face covering over your mouth...

Granite Quarry, August 3, 2020 – The Town of Granite Quarry’s agreement for recycling pickup will end August 2020.  Granite Quarry has joined the ranks of many other towns that are opting out of recycling because of the expense and shortage of end users that actually recycle those...


The Granite Quarry-Faith Joint Police Authority is currently accepting applications for full-time and part-time Police Officers. Successful candidates must have completed BLET or be certified as a law enforcement officer in the State of NC, have a current NC driver’s license, be of good moral...


To Help Reduce the Spread of COVID-19

  • Wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds at a time.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are ill.
  • Cover...


Please click the links below to see the Public Notices issued this afternoon. Call the Town Hall at 704-279-5596 if you have any questions.

Public Notice COVID-19


The Granite Quarry Fire Department ran 693 calls to service in 2019, ran a successful smoke detector campaign with assistance from the American Red Cross, and logged countless hours of community service training and fire and life safety training with Granite Quarry Elementary. GQFD consists of 42...


Granite Quarry Fire Department was recognized by the County Commissioners Monday evening for the part they’ve played in the County’s award of the American Heart Association’s Lifeline EMS Recognition. 

Congratulations!


On Saturday, April 27th 2019, Granite Quarry Fire Department joined with Rockwell Rural, Faith, Gold Hill, Pooletown and Liberty Fire Departments for a live burn. Granite Quarry Fire Chief, Jason Hord, ran command of training evolution and 30+ firefighters participated. Instructors lit interior...


Check out the vehicle donation program called Vehicles For Veterans. https://www.vehiclesforveterans.org/north-carolina/ They pick up vehicles locally. 

The type of vehicles...


You can now schedule a car seat check by clicking a link on the Fire Department page. The link will show you a calendar with dates and times. To schedule a car seat check, simply click on any time slot with an "Open" status and add your name, phone...


Noah led the project adding a brick paver walkway at the Legion Building.  The next step will be adding flags for each of the military branches.  Click here for pictures!


It shall be the duty of every person owning a trash container to remove it from the curb within forty-eight (48) hours of trash collection and place upon his/her lot until the next scheduled collection.


Safely dispose of unneeded prescription drugs.  The police department has installed a secure disposal box that can be accessed during Town Hall hours.  Simply bring your unneeded prescriptions and drop them in the box.  The box is located in the Town Hall lobby, on the...