City Hall is open for business today, Monday April 17, 2018. All Parks & Recreation facilities remain closed until further notice. Please safe on the roads.
Update 9/16/2018 5:40PM Stanly County implemented a curfew from 9PM Sunday to 6AM Monday morning.
Update 9/16/2018 10:36AM: Stanly County will close the Locust Elementary Shelter at 1pm today. The Anderson Grove shelter will remain open.
Update 9/14/2018 1:55PM: Stanly County will open emergency shelters at 5:00PM today (Friday 9/14) at the following locations:
Anderson Grove Baptist Church – Albemarle
Locust Elementary School – Western Stanly
Locust Park facilities are closed effective 3:00PM on Friday 9/14. We anticipate re-opening on Monday 9/17 depending on the conditions of the Park and facilities. Please refrain from using our facilities until the storm has passed. Thank you.
Hurricane Florence made landfall near Wrightsville Beach in NC earlier this morning (Friday, September 14, 2018) According to the latest weather report, Hurricane Florence is moving west at a speed of 3 mph. The center of the storm will move further inland across southeastern NC today and Saturday.
As of Friday morning on 9/14 Locust City Hall remains open for business. In the event of severe weather conditions, City Hall will be closed to the public and non-essential personnel. Late utility payments as a result of the storm will not result in late penalties. Please remain in your home until the storm has passed. West Stanly FD, Locust PD and Locust Public Works will be working around the clock answering to emergency calls and clearing roads for emergency vehicles.
If you experience loss of power, you can report a power outage with Duke Energy and Union Power.
Duke Energy: 800-769-3766 or text “OUT” to 57807 (standard text and data charges may apply). Or https://www.duke-energy.com/outages
Union Power: 1-800-794-4423 or https://union-power.com/reportanoutage/
For any/all life-threatening emergencies please contact 9-1-1
For all other non-life threatening emergencies you may contact 704-986-3700
Please be safe.