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City Council

Doug L. McDonald
(704) 824-4829

McAdenveille Lake

Jim Beasley Sr.
(704) 824-8276

Wayne P. Teague
(704) 827-7023

Daniel Rankin
(704) 824-3689

Brian Helton
(704) 824-2597

McAdenville, North Carolina

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Incorporated: 1881

Named after: Rufus McAden, who owned the textile plant

Slogan: Christmastown USA, after menís club began lighting town in 1955.

Tradition: Each December millions of sparkling lights turn McAdenville into a spectacular holiday display. Visitors drive and stroll Main Street surrounded by the sights and sounds of Christmas. The lights will show this year from Dec. 1 through Dec. 26. For more information call (704) 824-3190.

Population: 1997 estimate: 632

Tax rate: None

Town Offices

Town Hall, 126 Main St. Phone (704) 824-3190. Hours: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday

Town Council meets at 5:05 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at Town Hal.

Trash pickup
By individual services

Pay water and sewer bill at Town Hall, 126 Main St. Questions: (704) 824-3190.

Post Office
111 Main St. Phone: (704) 824-1509. Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday; 9 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday

Help for the needy
Serving Our Community With Kindness provides assistance for food, clothing, utilities, medicine and hospital supplies in the Springwood area of Gaston County.
Address: 201 McKinnes Circle
Phone: (704) 827-8780

Parks and Recreation

McDonald Field, Park Street. Features: Football field and fitness trail.

Pharr Park, Main Street. Features: Community center and softball field

Last updated: 09/15/00

City Officials

Police Department
(704) 866-3300

Fire Department
(704) 866-3300

Christmas Town, USA

Town Clerk
Sheila Sheppard

(704) 824-3190

Jerry Helton

(704) 824-4720

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601 W. Franklin Blvd.
Gastonia, North Carolina 28052

Phone: 704-864-2621
Toll Free: 1-800-348-8461
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