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    Walt Bellamy Jr. Park Opens Mumfest Weekend

    Celebrate the opening of Walt Be… READ MORE

    Restoration Extension for Historic Train Depot

    A contract extension gives a res… READ MORE

    Martin Marietta Park in New Bern

    A proposed land donation agreeme… READ MORE


    New Bern Beautification Awards: Request for Nominations

    We are pleased to introduce the new and improved Neighborhood Beautification Awards! A program of the New Bern Appearance Commission, the Awards are designed to encourage and promote community involvement in keeping New Bern a beautiful place to live, work…

    Save on Your Energy Bill with A Free Energy Audit

    Before winter cold sets in for good, the City of New Bern is offering customers opportunities for free energy checkups – online or with a visit to the customer’s home. The checkups can help customers identify where energy dollars are being wasted, and how …

    New Bern Becomes First City in North Carolina to Support Accessible Icon Project

    Handicap accessibility signs in New Bern are getting a new look, thanks to a Harvard graduate student and her North Carolina friend.

    DIY Network’s “Blog Cabin” Highlights New Bern

    New Bern is receiving national recognition thanks to a new show on the DIY Network. “Blog Cabin” is an interactive show that asks internet users to vote on the design features of a remodeled or restored home. Once construction is complete, “Blog Cabin” awa…


    The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States & Canada (GFOA) has recognized the City of New Bern with the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting. The certificate was presented at the Tuesday, August 13th Board …
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