News Flash

Posted on: October 17, 2019

It’s Time to Get Spooky: Get Ready for Indian Trail’s Halloween Spooktacular

Put on your favorite costume, grab your candy bag and head over to Chestnut Square Park (320 Chestnut Parkway) for Indian Trail’s annual Halloween Spooktacular. This family-friendly event will take place on Friday, Oct. 25, from 6-9 p.m. 

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Posted on: October 14, 2019

Public Hearing Notice - Special Use Permit

The Board of Adjustment will hold a public hearing on Thursday, Oct. 24, at 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall (315 Matthews-Indian Trail Road). 

The hearing will review a Special Use Permit request for a proposed 48' x 100' outdoor ice skating rink on Old Mo...

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

In Memory of Captain Chase Coble

The Town of Indian Trail is extremely saddened by the passing of Captain Chase Coble of the Indian Trail Bureau of the Union County Sheriff’s Office.

Captain Coble was dedicated to keeping the residents of Indian Trail safe; his class and charact...

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

Indian Trail to Celebrate Artificial Turf Field Grand Opening with the Carolina Panthers

Join the Town of Indian Trail on Monday, Oct. 21, at 7 p.m. to celebrate the grand opening of the new artificial turf field at Chestnut Square Park (320 Chestnut Parkway). The event will include a ribbon cutting and remarks by Town officials and Panthers’...

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Indian Trail News
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Voter Registration Deadline for November Municipal Elections

MONROE, NC – The voter registration deadline for the November 5, 2019, Municipal Elections is Friday, October 11. Voter registration applications that are received by the county board of elections office or postmarked by the deadline are accepte...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Indian Trail Partners with Firefighters for the Cure for 5K Event

On Saturday, Oct. 12, the Town of Indian Trail will partner with Firefighters for the Cure for a 5K event. The 5K will begin and end at Chestnut Square Park (320 Chestnut Parkway). Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. and the race will kick-off promptly a...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Fall Fest Returning to Indian Trail

Celebrate the beginning of the fall season at the Town of Indian Trail’s annual Fall Fest. The event will take place on Saturday, Oct. 5, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Town Hall (315 Matthews-Indian Trail Road).

Fall Fest, a free family-friendly even...

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

Upcoming Public Hearings - Oct. 22

The Indian Trail Town Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. at the Indian Trail Town Hall to consider the proposed requests below:

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Posted on: September 25, 2019

Indian Trail Planning Department to Bring Box City Back to Local Schools

October is National Community Planning Month 

Indian Trail’s Planning Staff offers local elementary students a chance to understand more fully land use and zoning. In honor of celebrating the month, we would like to invite you and your s...

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Indian Trail News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Indian Trail Resurfacing Work

Earlier this year, Indian Trail contracted with Red Clay Industries to provide resurfacing work throughout the Town as part of the 18/19 Resurfacing Contract. Work started in July and will continue through the end of October. 

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

Roadwork Improvements Happening Throughout Indian Trail

Indian Trail has several road improvement projects happening. As you travel throughout Town, please be mindful of the following projects:

-Roadway improvements have begun along Chestnut Parkway for the Mecklenburg Swim Association site. Please be cautious ...

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Posted on: August 9, 2019

Work to Begin on Chestnut Parkway Artificial Field

Exciting changes are coming to Chestnut Square Park! On Monday, Aug. 12, work will begin on the new Chestnut Parkway Artificial Field. Thanks to a $250,000 NFL Grassroots Grant and the support of the Carolina Panthers, this long-planned project is now qui...

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Changes in Recycling - A Video Explanation

Recent changes in recycling, with China and other countries severely restricting the types of recyclables they will purchase, have changed the way municipalities across the country handle their recyclable waste. The video below provides an excellent overv...

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Intersection Improvements to Begin in Front of Sardis Elementary School

Residents will soon begin to see improvements being made at the intersection of Unionville-Indian Trail Road and Sardis Church Road in preparation for the installation of a roundabout next year. The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) and ...

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

Low-Interest Disaster Loans for June 6 Flooding and Wind Damage

  • Businesses and non-profits may borrow up to $2 million to repair or replace disaster-damaged/destroyed real estate, machinery, inventory, and other business assets.
  • Small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture,...
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Posted on: June 12, 2019

Riley Fields Accepts Plaque on Behalf of Carolina Panthers

Riley Fields Accepts Plaque from Town Manager Patrick Sadek

The support of Mr. Fields, Mr. Tepper and the Carolina Panthers led to the approval of a $250,000 NFL Grassroots Grant. The funds will be used toward installing an artificial turf field at Chestnut Square Park, which will provide enhanced facilities for o...

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Indian Trail News
Posted on: June 11, 2019

O’Neill Named July 4th Parade Grand Marshal

Michael Wayne ONeill

Michael Wayne O’Neill, 20, is a graduate of Porter Ridge High School. He caught the attention of the Indian Trail Town Council earlier this year when his poem, “Autism is a Miracle,” went viral. The poem speaks the truth abou...

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Indian Trail News
Posted on: May 15, 2019

School Art Program 2019 - Manager's Award Receipents

TM School Art Program

        The Town has hosted this exhibit since 2015 in recognition of Educate through Art Month (March), Your Art, Your Story Exhibit. It is in recognition of National Youth Art Month. A notice was sent to all Indian Tr...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Books and Blankets 2019

Books and Blankets 2019

Staff from the Town of Indian Trail, along with Union County Public Library employees and invited guests to read to Indian Trail Elementary students as part of the Books and Blankets event on May 2nd and 3rd. This event allows for staff to connect with el...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

Indian Trail readies for arrival of Easter Bunny, 20,000 eggs

Easter egg hunt

How many Easter eggs is too many Easter eggs? At the Town of Indian Trail, there is no such thing as too many Easter eggs.

That’s why this year’s Hop-To-IT Easter festival will include some 20,000 eggs strewn across the multi-purpose fi...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Indian Trail Tree Education Initiative returns for 8th year

Kids help plant a tree in the snow

The Indian Trail Tree Education Initiative is now under way, as the Indian Trail Parks and Recreation Department heads out to elementary schools across town to talk about the importance of trees in our community.

This is the eighth year for the program, wh...

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Indian Trail News
Posted on: March 28, 2019

Indian Trail ready to rock with Hits After Six concert series

Sonic Rewind

It’s almost time for a sound check on the Main Stage at Indian Trail’s Crossing Paths Park, as the Hits After Six concert series arrives in April.

The opening show – featuring 70s and 80s classic rock band Sonic Rewind &nd...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Complete Street project to transform Indian Trail Road

Indian Trail Complete Street rendering image

The Town of Indian Trail Engineering Department is ready to present plans for the future of the Town’s Main Street at a public meeting later this month. 

Residents are invited to come hear about the Indian Trail Complete Street project a...

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Indian Trail News
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Student art show returns to Indian Trail Town Hall

A family enjoys their young student artist's work last year at the Indian Trail Town Hall.

The Your Art, Your Story student art exhibit will show off the best of local elementary school art next week at the Indian Trail Town Hall. 

The event, which has taken place each year since 2015, gives local art students the opportunity to exhibit...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Indian Trail Seniors to host Operation Medicine Drop

Indian Trail’s active senior group, the Prime Time Players, will team up with the Indian Trail Bureau of the Union County Sheriff’s Office and Safe Kids NC next week to safely collect unused and expired medication.

Interested residents ...

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Touch-a-Truck event coming to Chestnut Square Park

sheriff vehicle

More than 30 vehicles of all shapes, sizes and uses will descend on Chestnut Square Park soon for the Indian Trail Touch-a-Truck festival.

The event, scheduled for Saturday, March 23, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., is a partnership between the Town of Indian Trai...

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Vickery family honored during Indian Trail Founders Day

(Above, clockwise from right) The Vickery Family: Lane, Amy Jo, Scott and Larry.

The Indian Trail Town Council paused Tuesday night to honor one of their own while also marking the 112th birthday of Indian Trail.

Former Councilwoman Lane Vickery, who passed away in 2017, and her family are being recognized during Indian Trail Founders ...

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

Residents: Your Input Needed on NCDOT Road Projects

old monroe road

The North Carolina Department of Transportation is seeking resident input on funding road projects scheduled for the years 2020 to 2029, and a handful of Indian Trail projects are on the list.

Indian Trail road projects/funding schedule being considered in...

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Posted on: February 12, 2019

Traffic Shift Coming to U.S. 74 Intersection

The following is a news release from the North Carolina Department of Transportation:

Motorists traveling on U.S. 74 will encounter new traffic patterns at the intersection with Unionville-Indian Trail Road as part of a $9.5 million project to convert four...

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Posted on: January 22, 2019

Possible quorum notice - Reliable Transportation Network for Smart Growth

Notice of a quorum is hereby given that the Indian Trail Town Council will convene on Jan. 23, 2019, at 6 p.m. at Town Hall in the VIP Conference Room.

Purpose:  Reliable Transportation Network for Smart Growth: Stormwater Training.  No d...

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

Indian Trail residents come through huge for Holiday Heroes

Toys collected for Holiday Heroes

Bursting to the brim, 26 big boxes of stuffed animals, dolls, RC cars and much more were delivered to the Union County Christmas Bureau recently by the Town of Indian Trail and its partners in the Holiday Heroes program.

Holiday Heroes collects toys throug...

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

Union West Rotary donates $21,500 to Veterans Memorial Garden

Rotary donation photo

The Union West Rotary, a civic organization based in Indian Trail, has donated $21,500 toward the construction of the Indian Trail Veterans Memorial Garden.

The donation, which was presented to the Indian Trail Town Council on Tuesday, Dec. 11, will go a l...

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

Christmas parade grand marshal ready to inspire future leaders

Principal Gina Chisum stands with a future grand marshal, fifth-grader De'aren Coleman.

Don’t be surprised if you see the entirety of Indian Trail Elementary School in line behind the Grand Marshal float at this year’s Indian Trail Christmas Parade.

That’s because their principal, Mrs. Gina Chisum, will be leadin...

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

Indian Trail welcomes Special Olympics N.C. to Chestnut Square Park

A Special Olympics athlete dances after a particularly good bowl during the bocce tournament at Ches

Some of the best basketball, bocce, roller skating and tennis athletes in North Carolina arrived in Indian Trail on Friday for the 2018 Special Olympics North Carolina Fall Tournament.

This is the second year in a row that Indian Trail has served as a host...

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Posted on: November 9, 2018

New Affinity Trail to open between Downtown, Uptown Indian Trail

The Affinity Trail

A new trail connecting Indian Trail’s Uptown and Downtown areas will soon open to the public.

The Affinity Trail, which has trailheads behind the Indian Trail Town Hall and beside the Indian Trail bureau of the Union County Sheriff’s Of...

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Posted on: November 5, 2018

Boy Scouts join Indian Trail Town Council for night

Boy Scouts at Town Council

A group of local Boy Scouts had fun learning about government while debating and voting during a recent visit to the Indian Trail Town Council Chamber.

But mostly, they enjoyed the nice, comfy chairs and the power of a live mic you get as an Indian Trail e...

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Indian Trail News
Posted on: November 1, 2018

Lanes closing starting Saturday on U.S. 74

The following is a news release from the North Carolina Department of Transportation:

Contract crews working on the Monroe Expressway project will temporarily close one lane on U.S. 74 in both directions between Interstate 485 and Indian Trail–Fa...

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Indian Trail News
Posted on: October 25, 2018

Indian Trail staff joins fight against Breast Cancer

Indian Trail staff wearing their pink

Staff members of the Town of Indian Trail joined forces throughout October to raise awareness of breast cancer and help fund local efforts to support women in need.

Staff wore pink every Thursday in October, donating $1 each time for the Firefighters for t...

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Posted on: October 23, 2018

Lane closures planned for U.S. 74

The following is a news release from the North Carolina Department of Transportation:

Contract crews working on the Monroe Expressway project will temporarily close one lane on U.S. 74 in both directions between Interstate 485 and Indian Trail-Fairview Roa...

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