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A closer look behind Newton Public Works

December 13, 2013

(O-N-E photo by Tiffany Fields)

NEWTON — The city of Newton may be regarded as small, but it still takes a lot of hard work to keep things running.

For the Public Works division, this includes maintaining 182 miles of water lines, 4,800 power poles, 75 miles of streets, 400 pieces of equipment and much, much more.

To read more of this story, pick up the Friday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.

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