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July 3, 2020

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


City Council Regular Meeting

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at 5:15 p.m. in the Lloyd Andrews City Meeting Hall.

Join the meeting through Zoom on your computer or smartphone:

Please click the link below to join the webinar:


Password: 891087

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: 886 4298 9414 followed by the pound sign (#) and then enter meeting Password: 891087 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. 


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


MUNICIPAL OFFICES CLOSED/TRASH COLLECTION: Municipal offices will be closed on Friday, July 3, 2020 in observance of Independence Day.  Trash collection routes for Friday were collected on Wednesday, July 1st.

 HYDRANT TESTING: The Roanoke Rapids Fire Department began 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