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7:30 a.m.

As the condition of the streets deteriorate this morning - we will not collect garbage/recycling today. Today's route will be collected tomorrow. Friday's route will be collected this Saturday. Be careful if you have to travel today.


February 17, 2021 4 p.m.


We are under a Winter Weather Advisory until 7 p.m. Thursday.

The latest forecast calls for freezing rain/ice accumulation throughout the night and into Thursday. Please monitor local media/weather channels for the most up-to-date weather advisories/forecasts.

NCDOT and City of Kannapolis Street crews are brining major streets and bridges this afternoon and will continue throughout the evening. We expect road conditions to deteriorate tonight and tomorrow as temperatures drop and precipitation freezes on streets and bridges.

Please make plans to not travel during this weather event.

CK Rider Public Bus Service is closed tomorrow morning. Service will resume at 11:30 a.m. tomorrow.

If you experience a power outage – do not call 911.

• Visit on a desktop computer or mobile device

• Use the Duke Energy mobile app – download the Duke Energy App from a smartphone via Apple Store or Google Play

• Text OUT to 57801 (standard text and data charges may apply)

• Duke Energy Carolinas: 1-800-POWERON (1-800-419-6356)

• Duke Energy Progress: 800-419-6356

For storm or power restoration updates:

• Follow Duke Energy on Twitter (@DukeEnergy) and Facebook (Duke Energy).

• See the outage map at

• Customers can also sign up to receive outage alerts.

Please DO NOT use grills or other outdoor appliances or equipment indoors for heating or cooking, as these devices may cause a deadly buildup of carbon monoxide (CO).

Stay safe!