Mecklenburg County News Releases
Wallace H. Kuralt Centre Closed for Maintenance
Due to HVAC issues, the Wallace H. Kuralt Centre will be closed on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2023.
Scam Warning: Mecklenburg County Cautions Residents of False Letter
Mecklenburg County is warning property owners about a scam letter that has surfaced, with a demand for money on what appears to be official letterhead from this year’s property revaluation notice.
Keeping Cool: Facilities and Resources Available to Help Residents
As summer temperatures continue to rise into the 90s, Mecklenburg County, the City of Charlotte, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Emergency Management Office (CMEMO), and homeless service providers are working together to support the needs of the community.
COVID-19 Increasing Locally; Surge Could Continue into Fall
Public Health leaders are advising residents of a summer COVID-19 surge. Emergency department visits and hospitalizations due to COVID-19 infection and evidence of SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19 illness) in wastewater have all been increasing since early July.
Jury Duty Scam Alert for Mecklenburg County Residents
Mecklenburg County has a warning for residents about a scam involving jury service
The HOMES Program is Helping Mecklenburg County Homeowners
Mecklenburg County homeowners who are struggling with rising costs of living have an ally in the HOMES program.
Fresh Veggies for Seniors: Vouchers Available for Farmers Markets
Mecklenburg County is taking part in the N.C. Seniors Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP). Eligible senior citizens can receive $50 in vouchers to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at two local farmers markets.
Public Health Teams Gear Up for Charlotte PRIDE Weekend
The Charlotte PRIDE 2023 festival and parade is gearing up for a weekend of events that celebrate the LGBTQIA+ community. Mecklenburg County Public Health (MCPH) team members will be in action at the city’s largest outdoor festival and parade to provide services and information.
No Swim Advisory Lifted for a Portion of Lake Norman
A NO SWIM advisory was lifted today for a portion of Lake Norman.
County Manager Dena R. Diorio and Bank Executive D. Steve Boland Receive Prestigious Award from Urban League of Central Carolinas
County Manager Dena R. Diorio received the prestigious Whitney M. Young Award from the Urban League of the Central Carolinas.