The Catawba County Board of Commissioners will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, April 7, in the 1924 Courthouse at 30 North College Avenue in Newton.
The Board will receive an update on several construction projects currently underway, including the new Animal Shelter and the Sherrills Ford branch library, as well as the expansion of the Justice Center.
The Board will also consider the donation of surplus vehicles and equipment, specifically a 2008 Ford F350 Type III ambulance and Stryker stretcher to the Hickory Rescue Squad and a 2007 Chevrolet Impala to the Catawba Rescue Squad.
The Commissioners will issue proclamations declaring April as County Government Month and Child Abuse Prevention Month. They’ll also proclaim the week of April 7-13 as National Public Health Week and the week of April 13-19 as National Public Safety Telecommunications Week in Catawba County.