Welcome to Lowell, NC. Located in the southern piedmont of North Carolina in the eastern portion of Gaston County, Lowell is ideally located near such regional attractions as George Poston Park, South Fork River, and the US National Whitewater Center. Lowell also benefits from being in close proximity to Charlotte Douglas International Airport and downtown Charlotte.
With major thoroughfares such as Interstate 85, Highway 74 & Highway 7, running through the city limits, Lowell offers businesses multiple routes to deliver their goods and easy access for their services. These thoroughfares also provide numerous routes for our residents and visitors to move fluidly
throughout our city and the rest of the county.

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Consumer Confidence Report

(aka "clean water" report)

Take advantage of the wonderful programs provided FREE of charge at the Lowell Branch Library. 

Located at 203 McAdenville Road, open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 10 am to 6 pm

For more information call 704-824-1266 See details for fall programs at this website's "links" page.

Notice of Public Meeting

The Lowell City Council will hold a special meeting on Thursday, October 23, 2014, at 9:00 a.m.  The meeting will be held in Council Chambers, City Hall at 101 West First Street in Lowell. 

The purpose of the meeting is to consider the award of bids for two replacement vehicles and related equipment. 

Interested parties are urged to attend.

Click here for agenda: 

Agenda for City Council special meeting October 23, 2014

The most recently approved City Council minutes can be accessed with the following links:

September 8 regular meeting minutes

September 15 special meeting for Lowery Oaks cell tower

Minutes can also be viewed by going to the "City Council" section of this website and clicking the pull-down menu for "minutes".

The Beautification Committee is seeking two more members.  If you would like to volunteer, please call City Hall at 704-824-3518. City staff will recommend appointments for the Beautification Committee to City Council on a first come-first served basis.

Mark your calendars for the sixth annual

Light Up Lowell

which will take place on Saturday, December 13th from 2:00 - 6:00 pm, with the parade taking place at 3:00 pm. 

More details coming soon!




For the Gaston County Adult Nutrition Program.

Spend one HOUR a month delivering a smile and a hot lunch to homebound elderly.  Help is needed in Lowell.

Call 704-862-7676 to volunteer.

Thank you!

Regulations for yard sales were amended by City Council on May 12, 2014.  Click here for list of regulations

NEW yard sale regulations


Lowell Youth Council: 

Please see "links" page for more information regarding the newly formed Lowell Youth Council

See information on the newly formed Citizens Steering Committee by clicking on this link or by going to this website's "links" page: 

Steering Committee