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June 5, 2020

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


City Council Special Meeting

(Budget Work Session)

Monday, June 8, 2020 at 5:15 p.m. in the Lloyd Andrews City Meeting Hall.

Join the meeting through Zoom on your computer or smartphone: Type the following into your internet browser:


Password: 446683

If you have not used Zoom before, we encourage you to download the application from their website at https://zoom.us/ prior to the meeting.  There is no cost associated with the software or to attend the meeting. 

Join the meeting through audio only via telephone: Call 1-301-715-8592.  When prompted, enter Meeting ID: 833 7610 7618 followed by the pound sign (#) and then enter meeting Password: 446683 followed by the pound sign (#).  Depending on your telephone carrier, long distance charges may apply.

Watch the meeting on television: We will live broadcast our meeting on Spectrum channel 193 beginning at 5:15 PM. 

City Council Regular Meeting

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at 5:15 p.m. in the Lloyd Andrews City Meeting Hall.


A copy of the Proposed Budget for FY 2020 - 2021 for the City of Roanoke Rapids has been presented to the Roanoke Rapids City Council, and is available for public inspection on the City’s website and in the City Clerk’s Office by appointment. The public hearing scheduled during the June 2, 2020 City Council meeting was tabled until June 16, 2020 at 5:15 p.m. in the Lloyd Andrews City Meeting Hall, 700 Jackson Street, Roanoke Rapids, NC.  Citizens are invited to make written or oral comments.


 The City of Roanoke Rapids is NOT accepting applications at the present time.

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


HYDRANT TESTING: The Roanoke Rapids Fire Department will begin testing hydrants Monday, June 8, 2020. Please check your tap water for discoloration before drinking, bathing or washing clothes. If your water is discolored, turn the cold water tap on until the water runs clear. We hope to finish hydrant testing as soon as possible. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. If you have any questions, please contact the Roanoke Rapids Fire Department at (252) 533-2880.


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

Beautification Committee

Planning Board/Board of Adjustment (ETJ members)

Historic Preservation Advisory Committee


Mayor Emery G. Doughtie       Mayor Pro Tem Carl Ferebee             

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

Joseph Scherer, City Manager   Geoffrey Davis, City Attorney

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