COVID Information Updates

The City of Gastonia continues to comply with the Centers for Disease Control recommendations regarding public safety regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. The City encourages eligible residents to be vaccinated and boosted against COVID-19.
Although some restrictions have eased and some City government buildings are open to the public, other buildings remain "badge-access only." 

In accordance with guidance from the State of North Carolina, the City encourages a mask-optional approach in most settings, with mask-wearing encouraged for people who are not vaccinated or have specific health concerns. Private businesses can still require employees or customers to wear face masks. And masks may be required in settings such as health care and long-term care.

Important resources about COVID-19 and pandemic-response programs

Health information

Individuals and families

**This page was last updated Nov. 4, 2022.**

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Gastonia, N.C., just minutes west of Charlotte, is one of the area’s best places to live and work with an ideal combination of location, size and livability. Gastonia is the largest of Gaston County’s 13 municipalities and one of the largest cities in the Charlotte metropolitan area. Selected as an All-America City three times, Gastonia’s desirable quality of life is the result of its beautiful natural surroundings, friendly neighborhoods, responsive government and vibrant business environment.



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