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Posted on: August 14, 2019

U.S. Census Bureau Announces the Start of First Major Field Operation for 2020 Census

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Aug. 12, 2019 — Today, the U.S. Census Bureau briefed the media on the launch of address canvassing, the first major field operation of the 2020 Census.

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Posted on: May 16, 2019

Pitt County Launches Complete Count Committee

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On April 8, 2019, Pitt County Commissioners approved the formation of a Complete Count Committee for the Census 2020

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

PCCEPD Recognizes WITN with 2018 Employer of the Year Award

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October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), a time set aside each year to celebrate the contributions of workers with disabilities; and to promote the value of a workforce inclusive of their skills and talents. On Monday, October 22...

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

2016 PCCEPD Employer of the Year Award Presented to Lowe's

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The 2016 PCCEPD Employer of the Year Award for outstanding commitment to the employment of people with disabilities was presented to Christian Morris of Lowe's Home Improvement at the October 18th, 2016 PCCEPD Lunch'n'Learn. 

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

2015 PCCEPD Employer of the Year Award Presented to Daily Reflector

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The 2015 PCCEPD Employer of the Year Award for outstanding commitment to the employment of people with disabilities was presented to Donna Allen of The Daily Reflector at the monthly NC Coastal Society for Human Resource Management meeting on October 21st...

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

NOTICE OF MEETINGS: PITT COUNTY BOARD OF EQUALIZATION AND REVIEW

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NOTICE OF MEETINGSFALL 2019 • PITT COUNTY BOARD OF EQUALIZATION AND REVIEW

Pursuant to N.C.G.S. 105-322, the Pitt County Board of Equalization and Review will meet as required by law.

PURPOSE OF MEETINGS

To hear, upon request, an...

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

Board of Commissioners to Hold Special Called Meeting on September 30, 2019

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The Pitt County Board of Commissioners will hold a special called meeting on Monday, September 30, 2019 at 8:30am in the Eugene James Auditorium located at 1717 West Fifth Street, Greenville. The purpose of the meeting is Detention Center Federal Bed disc...

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Notice of Polling Place Change

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The Pitt County Board of Elections has unanimously agreed to relocate the polling place for the 1504A – Greenville #4A precinct. Voters in the 1504A – Greenville #4A precinct will now vote at Sycamore Chapel Baptist Church located at 1...

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Randy Gentry Named as New Emergency Management Director

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On Monday, July 8, 2019 during the regular meeting of the Pitt County Board of Commissioners, County Manager Scott Elliott informed the Board that Randy Gentry had been hired as the new Director of Pitt County Emergency Management (PCEM).  Gentry...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Pitt County Receives Positive Cardiac Arrest Treatment Report

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In a letter addressed to East Carolina University (ECU) and Pitt County Government, Emergency Medical Services Director, Dr. Roberto Portela notified the organizations on Tuesday of newly released statistics regarding emergency response rates within Pitt ...

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Hometown Food Company Issues Voluntary Recall of Martha White Gluten Free Sweet Cornbread Muffin Mix

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Hometown Food Company today initiated a limited, voluntary, consumer-level recall of approximately 374 cases of two specific lot codes of its Mart...

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Udi’s Classic Hamburger Buns Recalled due to Potential Presence of Foreign Material

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News from the U.S. FDA: Company Announcement: Conagra Brands is voluntarily recalling a limited quantity (approx. 2,200 cases) of Udi’s Classic Hamburger Buns due to the potential presence of small pieces of white plastic. The company discovered the issue...

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Assorted Dried Fruit Recalled for Undeclared Sulfites

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FDA Recall from FSN-Food Safety News: Krasnyi Oktyabr USA Inc. of Brooklyn, New York, is recalling its 500-gram (17.65 oz) packages of “Tainy Vostoka Assorted Dried Fruits – Apple” and “Tainy Vostoka Assorted Dried ...

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

The Lennox Intl Inc is Voluntary Recalling Natural Pig Ears on July 26, 2019

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Williams Foods LLC Initiates a Voluntary Recall of Taco Seasoning Product Due to Possible Presence o

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Home Market Foods, Inc. Recalls Frozen Ready-To-Eat Beef and Pork Meatball Products due to Misbrandi

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Home Market Foods, Inc. Recalls Frozen Ready-To-Eat Beef and Pork Meatball Products due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens 

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Voluntary Recall of Entenmann's Little Bite Cookies

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From the US FDA: Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc. has initiated a voluntary recall of Entenmann’s Little Bites Soft Baked Cookies (5 pack Mini Chocolate Chip variety) due to the potential presence of visible, blue plastic pieces in the individual packaging pouch....

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

SBA Disaster Assistance for Businesses and Residents

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SBA Disaster Assistance for Businesses and Residents Expands to Additional North Carolina Counties

ATLANTA – The U.S. Small Business Administration has added more counties to the disaster declaration in North Carolina for businesses and residents...

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Posted on: July 31, 2019

PSWCD Board Awards 2019 Resource Conservation Workshop Scholarship

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The Pitt County Soil and Water Conservation District board awarded the Resource Conservation Workshop Scholarship to Mackenzie Mills. The Resource Conservation Workshop will be held at NC State University during the week of June 23-June 28, 2019. &nbs...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE: Pitt County Zoning Ordinance - Map Amendment

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The Pitt County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Monday, September 23, 2019, at or after 6:00 pm regarding a proposed Map Amendment (Rezoning) to the Pitt County Zoning Map.  This hearing will be held in the Eugene Ja...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE: Pitt County Zoning Ordinance - Conditional Use Permit Request

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The Pitt County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Monday, September 23, 2019 at or after 6:00pm regarding a request for a Conditional Use Permit.  This hearing will be held in the Eugene James Auditorium on the second ...

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed Amendments to the Subdivision & Zoning Ordinances

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The Pitt County Board of Commissioners will hold public hearings on Monday, September 23, 2019 at or after 6:00 p.m. regarding proposed amendments to the Pitt County Subdivision & Zoning Ordinances. These hearings will be held in the Eugene J...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Health Department Offers Safe E-Cigarette Disposal Opportunity

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(Pitt County) — In July 2019, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) began investigating reports of patients admitted to the hospital for severe lung damage, all of which reported using e-cigarettes. Although symptoms appear similar to pneumonia,...

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Health Department Promotes Program at National Conference

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Four Pitt County Health Department employees were recognized for their local implementation of innovative chronic disease prevention programs at the National County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) Conference held in July in Orlando, Florida. Public Hea...

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