CALENDAR OF UPCOMING MEETINGS:
(All City meetings are open to the public)
CITY COUNCIL MEETING
Tuesday, December 19, 2023
Lloyd Andrews City Meeting Hall
700 Jackson Street
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
The public is invited to attend.
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NOTICE OF CLOSE-OUT PUBLIC HEARING
CITY OF ROANOKE RAPIDS
2019 CDBG NEIGHBORHOOD REVITALIZATION PROGRAM
Notice is hereby given that the Roanoke Rapids City Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, December 19, 2023, at 5:30 PM, or as soon thereafter as the agenda will allow, at the Lloyd Andrews City Meeting Hall, 700 Jackson Street, Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. The purpose of the public hearing is to review the budget and activities that have been accomplished through the Town’s 2019 CDBG Neighborhood Revitalization (CDBG-NR) program. The program activities have been completed and the City is in the process of closing out the program. The CDBG-NR project included demolition and reconstruction of two dilapidated dwelling units, rehabilitation of one (1) unit, and public facility improvements by providing an accessible restroom facility at Chaloner Recreation Park. The project benefited 100% low-income households.
Citizens will also be given the opportunity to provide oral and written comment on the Town’s use of CDBG funds. All interested citizens are encouraged to attend. For additional information or to submit written comments, contact Roanoke Rapids City Manager’s Office, PO Box 38, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870. Comments should be postmarked by December 15, 2023.
Persons with disabilities or who otherwise need assistance should contact the Roanoke Rapids City Manager’s Office at 252-533-2840 by Friday, December 15, 2023. Accommodations will be made for all who request assistance with participating in the public hearing.
This information is available in Spanish and any other language upon request. Please contact Kelly Traynham, City Manager, at 252-533-2840 or at 1040 Roanoke Avenue, Roanoke Rapids, NC, for accommodations for this request.
Esta información está disponible en español o en cualquier otro idioma bajo petición. Por favor, póngase en contacto con Kelly Traynham, City Manager al 252-533-2840 o en 1040 Roanoke Avenue, Roanoke Rapids, NC, de alojamiento para esta solicitud.
CITY HALL IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The J. Reuben Daniel City Hall & Police Station is open to the public. The City encourages visitors, if possible, to schedule an appointment prior to coming into City Hall.
Members of the public continue to have the option to conduct business with the City of Roanoke Rapids by phone at (252) 533-2800 or online at www.roanokerapidsnc.com. Examples of services that can be conducted online include the option to download permit applications (such as building, electrical, mechanical, and plumbing permit); employment applications; and departmental information.
DROP BOX. A collection drop-box is available in the foyer of City Hall for deliveries, permit applications and payments by check-only (please do not include cash). For immediate concerns, please call the intended department phone number listed so we may work with you on a solution for your operational needs.
The City of Roanoke Rapids remains committed to providing all essential services while limiting the impact of the COVID-19 virus in the community. We ask that all visitors wear a mask and practice social distancing while visiting City Hall and other City facilities.
The Magistrate’s office is open for business with public access.
Below is a list of helpful phone numbers for those seeking to contact city staff. In case of emergency, please dial 9-1-1.
• Directory/Switchboard: (252) 533-2800
• City Manager: (252)533-2840
• Public Works: (252) 533-2846
• Planning & Development: (252) 533-2844
• Parks & Recreation: (252) 533-2847
• Police (non-emergency): (252) 533-2810
• Fire Department (non-emergency): Station 1 (252) 533-2880; Station 2 (252) 573-9032
• Finance: (252) 533-2841
• Tax / Revenue Collections: (252) 533-2842
• Human Resources: (252) 533-2845
• Main Street: (252) 533-2838
CITY RECYCLING CONTAINER SITES
The City of Roanoke Rapids has two recycling container sites. One is at the Public Works facility located at 1313 Hinson Street and the other is located at the Aquatic Center at TJ Davis Recreation at 500 E. 6th Street. The public will have 24-hour access to these facilities for combined recyclable materials.
For more information, contact the Public Works Department at (252) 533-2846.
Contact Traci Storey, City Clerk, at 533-2840 for committee information.
Historic Preservation Advisory Committee
Library Advisory Committee
Senior Center Advisory Committee