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October 27, 2019

J. Reuben Daniel City Hall & Police Station:  1040 Roanoke Avenue (252) 533-2800


(All City meetings are open to the public):

City Council Regular Meeting

WEDNESDAY, November 6, 2019 at 5:15 p.m. in the Lloyd Andrews City Meeting Hall.

Library Advisory Committee Meeting

Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in the Library Conference Room.


The City of Roanoke Rapids is accepting applications for the following positions:

(Part Time) Library Assistant (Roanoke Rapids Public Library)

An employee in this class performs various clerical duties at the circulation desk in the library.  Weekend and evening hours are required. This employee will also assist at the Roanoke Canal Museum when needed.

 Desirable Education and Experience:

Graduation from high school and some experience in library work including shelving books and assisting patrons at the circulation desk is preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Working knowledge of library practices and procedures.

Working knowledge of modern office practices and procedures, including automated systems and computer operations.

Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written forms

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees and patrons using the library. (Open until filled)

Police Officer (Roanoke Rapids Police Department)

An employee in this class performs a full range of general law enforcement duties to protect life and property in the City. Basic Law Enforcement Training is preferred but not required. (Open Until Filled)

The City of Roanoke Rapids is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

Applications may be obtained at www.roanokerapidsnc.com or may be picked up at City Hall – 1040 Roanoke Avenue, Roanoke Rapids, NC

Kathy A. Kearney – HR Manager – City of Roanoke Rapids

Phone: (252) 533-2845 – Fax (252) 537-2097


HALLOWEEN EVENTS on October 31st: Trunk or Treat on Doyle Field 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.; Halloween Carnival and Haunted House at TJ Davis Rec Center 6 – 8:30 p.m.; Halloween Party at Chaloner Rec Center 6 – 8:30 p.m.


Contact Traci Storey, City Clerk, at (252) 533-2840 for committee information.

►Planning Board/Board of Adjustment (In Town & ETJ)

►Senior Center Advisory Committee     

►Historic Preservation Advisory Committee


Mayor Emery G. Doughtie       Mayor Pro Tem Carl Ferebee            

Council Members:  Ernest C. Bobbitt, Suetta S. Scarbrough, Wayne Smith

Joseph Scherer, City Manager                Gilbert Chichester, City Attorney

Traci V. Storey, City Clerk           Kathy Kearney, Deputy City Clerk