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Hours Mon - Fri 8:30AM - 5:00PM


In an effort to resume normal operations, the City Hall building will reopen its doors to the public with limited business hours beginning Monday, June 8, 2020.

Monday – Friday

10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

And by appointment between 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Beginning Monday, June 22, 2020, City Hall plans to return to its regular business hours.

Monday – Friday

8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The City of Roanoke Rapids remains committed to providing all essential services to our citizens while keeping our staff and the public safe. We are putting safety measures in place to help ensure the public feels comfortable making business transactions in City Hall. We encourage everyone to practice the 3 W’s (Wear a face covering, Wait at least 6 feet from others and Wash your hands often or use sanitizer).

Members of the public may still conduct business with the City of Roanoke Rapids by phone at (252) 533-2800 or online at www.roanokerapidsnc.com. A collection drop-box is available in the foyer of City Hall for 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 Magistrate’s office remains 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
  • Human Resources: (252) 533-2845
  • Main Street: (252) 533-2838


Leaf Collection Notification

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    The Property Maintenance Department collects loose leaves November - February. Crews work an assigned route and cannot take special requests or special arrangements. Loose leaf piles should be placed behind the curb or edge of pavement without blocking the sidewalk or street. Do not rake or blow...

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