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January 13, 2023

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



(All City meetings are open to the public)

City Council Meeting

Tuesday, January 17, 2023, at 5:30 p.m. in the Lloyd Andrews City Meeting Hall, 700 Jackson Street, Roanoke Rapids, NC. 

City Council meetings can be viewed through Zoom (See City website for link).


Notice is hereby given that the Roanoke Rapids Area Planning Board will hold a public meeting Thursday, January 19th, 2023, at 5:30 p.m. at the Lloyd Andrews City Meeting Hall located at 700 Jackson Street to hear the following item(s) and provide a recommendation to City Council. 

1.A Zoning Map Amendment (rezoning) request from Rural Healthcare Group Inc, (applicant and property owner) to rezone 15-acres of undeveloped property with approximately 842 +/- feet of frontage along Old Farm Rd S. from B-4, Commercial District, to B-3, Commercial District. The property is identified as Halifax County parcel 1203756 and is located within City Limits. The requested B-3 zone is designed to accommodate multi-family, office & clerical research services, and other uses that primarily fall within the Section 151-149 in the Table of Permissible Uses.

Related information is available for public inspection in the Planning and Development office at the J. Reuben Daniel City Hall, 1040 Roanoke Avenue. Any persons, firms, organizations, or corporations interested in this matter are urged to attend the meeting.

The City of Roanoke Rapids will provide reasonable accommodations and services for any qualified disabled person interested in attending the meeting.  To request the above, you may call the Planning and Development Office at (252) 533-2844 no later than three (3) days prior to the date of the meeting.


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

Certified Police Officer


Street Maintenance Worker

Cemetery Groundskeeper

(Part Time) Public Works Worker

Parks & Recreation Center Supervisor

Parks & Recreation Athletics Fields Maintenance

(Part Time) Parks & Recreation Building Supervisor

For more information on our job opportunities, please visit www.roanokerapidsnc.com/employment

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

Christina Caudle – Human Resources Director – City of Roanoke Rapids

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


MUNICIPAL OFFICES CLOSED/TRASH COLLECTION: Municipal offices will be closed on Monday, January 16, 2023 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  Trash pick-up for Monday will be collected on Wednesday, January 18th.  


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

Beautification Committee

Historic Preservation Advisory Committee


Mayor Emery G. Doughtie       Mayor Pro Tem Carl Ferebee             

Council Members:  Sandra W. Bryant, Tommy Daughtry, Wayne Smith, Rex Stainback

Kelly Traynham, City Manager    Geoffrey Davis, City Attorney

Traci V. Storey, City Clerk