County government facilities and libraries are closed Thurs., November 26 and Fri., November 27 for the Thanksgiving holiday. County parks will reopen Friday, November 27 through the weekend. Visit here for landfill and convenience center holiday hours.

Upcoming Elections

2020

Presidential Election

Federal, NC, Judicial, County, County Schools, Soil & Water Conservation District

  • Primary: March 3, 2020
  • 2nd Primary (If needed): April 21 (if runoff does not include a federal race) -OR- May 12 (if a federal race is in the runoff)
  • General: November 3, 2020

2021

Hickory Primary (if needed): October 5, 2021

Municipal and City School Board Elections: November 2, 2021


2022

Federal, NC, Judicial, County, County Schools, Soil & Water Conservation District

  • Primary: May 3, 2022
  • General: November 8, 2022

Dates are subject to change by NC Legislature