County government facilities and libraries are closed Thurs., November 26 and Fri., November 27 for the Thanksgiving holiday. County parks will reopen Friday, November 27 through the weekend. Visit here for landfill and convenience center holiday hours.

County Services

911 Communications

  • Brian Drum, Communications Administrator
  • (828) 465-8330
  • Main Location:100 Government Drive Newton, NC 28613
  • Contact via Email

Animal Services

  • Catawba County Animal Control
  • (828) 466-6814
  • Main Location:201 Government Services Drive Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Budget & Management

  • Budget & Management Office
  • (828) 465-8207
  • Main Location:25 Government DriveP.O. Box 389 Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Building Services

  • Schedule Inspections: (828) 465-8399
  • (828) 312-5709
  • Main Location:25 Government Dr. Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Clerk of Court

  • Kim R Sigmon
  • Main Location:100 Government Drive Dept. A Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Cooperative Extension

  • George T. Place II
  • (828) 465-8240
  • Main Location:1175 S. Brady Avenue Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

County Manager's Office

  • Mick Berry, County Manager
  • (828) 465-8201
  • Main Location:25 Government Drive Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Economic Development Corporation

  • Scott Millar, President
  • (828) 267-1564
  • Main Location:PO Box 3388 Hickory, NC 28603
  • Contact via Email

Elections

  • Amanda Duncan, Director
  • (828) 464-2424
  • Main Location:PO Box 132145 Government Drive Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Emergency Services

  • Bryan Blanton, Director
  • (828) 465-8230
  • Main Location:100 Government Drive Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Environmental Health

  • Environmental Health
  • (828) 465-8270
  • Main Location:PO Box 389 Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Finance

  • Jeanne Jarrett
  • (828) 465-8210
  • Main Location:PO Box 38925 Government Drive Newton, NC 28613
  • Contact via Email

Human Resources

  • Cynthia Eades
  • (828) 465-8383
  • Main Location:25 Government Drive Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Library

  • Siobhan Loendorf, Director
  • (828) 465-8664
  • Main Location:115 West C Street Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Parks

  • Jacky Eubanks, Planning & Parks Director
  • (828) 465-8297
  • Main Location:PO Box 389 Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Planning and Parks

  • Jacky Eubanks, Director
  • (828) 465-8380
  • Main Location:25 Government Drive Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Public Health

  • Jennifer McCracken, Health Director
  • (828) 695-5800
  • Main Location:3070 11th Avenue Drive SE Hickory, NC 28602
  • Contact via Email

Purchasing

  • Tina Wright, Purchasing Manager
  • (828) 465-8224
  • Main Location:25 Government Drive Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Register of Deeds

  • Donna Hicks Spencer, Register of Deeds
  • (828) 465-1573
  • Main Location:100 Government DriveDepartment C Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Sheriff's Office

  • Sheriff Don Brown
  • (828) 464-5241
  • Main Location:P.O. Box 385100 Government Drive., Building E Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Social Services

  • Karen Harrington, Director
  • (828) 695-5600
  • Main Location:3030 11th Ave Dr SE Hickory, NC 28602
  • Contact via Email

Soil & Water Conservation District

  • Randy Willis, District Administrator
  • (828) 465-8950
  • Main Location:1175 S Brady Ave, Suite 302 Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Tax

  • Brad Fowler, Administrator
  • (828) 465-8408
  • Main Location:PO Box 36825 Government Drive Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Utilities & Engineering

  • Pete Shonka, P.E.
  • (828) 465-8973
  • Main Location:25 Government Drive Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email

Veteran Services

  • Cindy S. Travis, Service Officer
  • Main Location:PO Box 389100 Government Drive Newton, NC 28658
  • Contact via Email