Category: Main Coronavirus News

UPDATE: Confirmed Cases and Deaths in Gaston County

As of July 1, 2020 there have been 1,168 confirmed cases and 11 confirmed deaths of COVID-19 Gaston County. To view the most up to date statistics visit:

Update Tuesday, May 5

The City of Belmont has begun a phased reopening of our parks.  As of today, Tuesday, May 5 the Davis Park tennis courts and the Kevin Loftin Riverfront Park boat landing are now open for public use.  On Friday, May 8 all walking areas, picnic shelters, baseball fields, soccer fields, and basketball courts will be … Continued

State of Emergency Declaration

On April 23, 2020, the State of North Carolina has extended the stay at home order until May 8, 2020. ​The City of Belmont has declared a State of Emergency that goes into effect Wednesday, March 25th at 8 AM.  The declaration prohibits the use of public parks and public restrooms in the city limits … Continued

Gaston County Issues Stay At Home Order

Effective March 27, 2020 at 5 PM. For information on what you can and cannot due during this stay-at-home order click on the following links: English; Spanish For the full proclamation click here For FAQ’s about the stay-at-home order click on one of the following links: English; Spanish

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