Posted on: September 22, 2016

NOTICE: Special Meeting of the Pitt County Board of Commissioners on 9/29/2016

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Please note that the Pitt County Board of Commissioners will hold a Special Meeting on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 6:00pm in the Emergency Operations Center, located at 1717 W. 5th Street, Greenville NC. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the P...Read on...

Posted on: September 2, 2016

Pitt County Issues “Turn Around, Don’t Drown” Message to Drivers

Turn Around, Don't Drown sign

As residents of Eastern North Carolina prepare for the impacts of Tropical Storm Hermine, Pitt County Emergency Management issues a strong caution for awareness of flooded roadways during and after the storm. With an expected 6-8 inches of rain forecast f...Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2016

Pitt County to receive $100,000 for Farmers’ Market Expansion

Farmers Market sign

On August 17, 2016, Pitt County Cooperative Extension Director Leigh Allen Guth was notified that the Extension had been selected to receive a total of $100,000 in grant funds, for the purpose of expanding the Leroy James Farmers’ Market. The $100,000 is ...Read on...

Posted on: August 15, 2016

Pitt County Release Progress Report for Floodplain Management/Hazard Mitigation Plan

Development Services Building

Pitt County is an active member of the Federal Emergency Management Agency/National Flood Insurance Program (FEMA/NFIP) Community Rating System (CRS). One of the requirements of the CRS is to provide copies of progress reports to our governing board, loc...Read on...

2016 RHMP Progress Report
Posted on: August 15, 2016

Pitt County Names New Emergency Management Director

Allen Everette

As of August 14, 2016, Pitt County Government is pleased to announce that Interim Emergency Management Director Allen Everette has been named as the new Emergency Management (EM) Director for Pitt County. Everette has previously served as Fire Marshal and...Read on...

Posted on: August 1, 2016

Animal Shelter Uses Popular Mobile Gaming to Connect Pets & Players

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Pitt County Animal Services presents "Pokémon Go ... Catch a Canine!"
Combine your hunt for elusive virtual animals while providing much needed exercise and companionship to our very real ones! Open to groups of 2-5 players, any single player...Read on...

Posted on: July 5, 2016

See Pitt County's Fiscal Year 2016-17 Annual Budget Message and Ordinance

Pitt County Seal

Click the link below to view the Fiscal Year 2016-17 Budget Message and Ordinance, along with the County Manager's Presentation to the Board at the Public Hearing on June 7, 2016

2016-17 Budget Message, Ordinance & Presentation
Posted on: April 19, 2016

Pitt County Courthouse Renovations Begin Monday

Pitt County Courthouse

During the renovations
The Evans Street entrance will be closed temporarily until work is completed. The public will enter and exit on 3rd Street, near the Sheriff's Office. Temporary signage will be in place to ensure the public is directed accordingly....Read More

Posted on: June 9, 2016

Neuse River Basin Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan Adopted

Development Services Building

After a year-long development process, the Neuse River Basin (NRB) Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan was approved and adopted by county commissioners at their May 4 meeting.

The plan involves five counties: Pitt, Wayne, Greene, Lenoir, and Jones, and rec...Read More

Posted on: June 9, 2016

Pitt County EMS Receives Silver Award from AHA

Pitt County Ambulance

This is EMS Week, and what better way to honor our emergency medical personnel than to highlight an award received from the American Heart Association (AHA).

Pitt County EMS has received the American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline® EMS Silver Aw...Read More

Posted on: June 9, 2016

Pitt County, Trillium Health Resources Ink Land Deal

Trillium Land Deal

Trillium Health Resources (Trillium) has signed a lease deal with Pitt County for land that will be home to a new residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation program for eastern North Carolina.

According to the agreement, Trillium will lease approximat...Read More

Posted on: June 9, 2016

2016 County Health Rankings Released

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The 2016 County Health Rankings were released today by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. The County Health Rankings provide a snapshot comparing the overall health of nearly every county in the...Read More

Posted on: June 9, 2016

CodeRED Community Notification Enrollment

CodeRED News alert

Pitt County has a new way to notify citizens in case of an emergency. It's called CodeRED.

The secure, customized Community Notification Enrollment (CNE) page allows residents and businesses to add or update their contact information to ensure they wil...Read More


Posted on: September 20, 2016

Planning Department Intern Receives Award

Student Award

Planning Department Intern, Andrew Strong, received the 2016 Marvin Collins Outstanding Student Award at the annual APA-NC conference in Asheville, NC. The outstanding student award is given to an outstanding student from each branch of the state univers...Read on...

Posted on: September 20, 2016

2016 Great Places Recognized at the APA-NC Annual Planning Conference in Asheville, NC

Award recognition

Planning Department staff attended the APA-NC Annual Planning Conference in Asheville, NC in September and accepted the recognition for being a "Great Place for Healthy Living" on behalf of Pitt County Government. PItt County highlighted the Co...Read on...