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MESSAGE FROM THE GOVERNING BOARD
The Mayor and Board of Aldermen welcome you to the Town of Drexel web site. Situated in the heart of Burke County at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Town of Drexel remains one of the finest small towns in Western North Carolina. The Town of Drexel offers beautiful natural scenery, a peaceful small town atmosphere and easy access to the urban amenities of larger cities like Asheville and Charlotte.
The Town of Drexel provides water, sewer and electric services to our residents as well as police, fire and public works. You will find that the Town of Drexel has a courteous and friendly staff to help you with any questions you may have about our town and the services we provide. We are proud of our community and excited that you have chosen to visit our web site.
POLICE AND FIRE EMERGENCIES: CALL 911
AFTER HOURS/UTILITY PROBLEMS: 828-430-1794