CURRENTLY, IN THE CITY...
NEW on March 10, 2017 ! The Whiteville City Council will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 11:00 am to discuss with staff from the NC State Historical Preservation Office (SHPO) their findings of a windshield survey and the listing process. Click HERE for the complete Notice for the Special Meeting.
NEW on March 7, 2017! Click HERE for the press release from City Manager Darren Currie announcing the City's new Parks and Recreation Director, Mr. Blake Spivey. Mr. Spivey will begin his new post with the City on Monday, March 20, 2017.
PUBLIC NOTICE FOR PUBLIC HEARING- The Whiteville City Council will hold a public hearing at their regular scheduled meeting on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 6:30 pm or as soon thereafter as the agenda will allow. This public hearing will be conducted in Council Chambers at City Hall located at 24 Hill Plaza in Whiteville, NC 28472. The purpose of this public hearing is a zoning map amendment, a request to rezone 1234 James B White Hwy North (tax parcel #64371) from RA-20 (Residential Agricultural District) to O&I (Office & Institutional). Citizens interested in the proposal are invited to attend and participate in the public hearing. Changes may be made in the above proposal as a result of debate, objection, or discussion.
NEW on March 6, 2017! The City is now accepting seal bids for the purchase of personal property, a house located at 309 S. Madison Street in Whiteville. There are conditions to the sale. The deadline to submit bids to the City Clerk is no later than 1:59 pm on March 30, 2017. The bid opening will be at 2:00 pm on March 30, 2017. Click HERE for more information.
NEW on March 2, 2017 ! The City and NC Division of Emergency Management will hold meetings for City of Whiteville property owners interested in applying for Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) funds. These funds can be used for eligible activities that reduce or prevent damage from natural disasters, such as Hurricane Matthew. Eligible services include: structure elevation (raising your home), acquisition and demolition ("home buy-outs"), and reconstruction (demolish and rebuild). Persons interested in more information about the application process may attend one of two meetings being held at in Council Chambers at City Hall located at 24 Hill Plaza on Thursday, March 9th (3 pm to 7pm) or Friday, March 10th (11am to 3pm) 2017. For more information, contact Mr. Hal Lowder, Public Information Officer at 910-642-8046, extension 2004. Click HERE for full press release.
The City is announcing a REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS to provide general civil engineering services for a Sewer Asset Management Plan. For more information as to how to submit for a RFQ for this project, please click HERE.
PUBLIC NOTICE - CANCELLED CITY COUNCIL MEETING: The Whiteville City Council cancelled their regular scheduled meeting for March 14, 2017. The reason for them cancelling the meeting is that two council members, the manager, and the clerk will be attending the NLC Congressional Cities Conference in Washington DC from March 12th to March 15th. The Council made this decision in open session at their regular scheduled meeting on February 14, 2017.
The City wants to share with you some important resources regarding the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew. Please see the list below:
NEW on 1/6/2017! FEMA announced on January 3, 2017 that Transitional Sheltering Assistance (TSA) in NC has been extended in increments of fourteen days through February 4, 2017. Click HERE for more information.
NEW on 11/28/16! The NC Department of Public Safety has issued a State Helpline for those who feel that their needs have not been met by FEMA. This helpline operates Monday through Friday, 9am through 6pm. The telephone number for this helpline is 855-336-2002.
Click HERE for information regarding Scams and to get tips for Roofing, Flooding, and Tree Repairs. This flyer also tells you how to report Scams. This flyer was taken from the Attorney General's website.
Click HERE to view a 2 minute video from Duke Energy Carolinas that highlights how Duke Energy restores power after a storm. They have a very methodical process and power must be restored in a sequential order due to its interconnectivity.
Click here to view/print a copy of the approved FY2016-17 Budget for the City of Whiteville. The FY2016-17 Budget was approved by City Council on June 14, 2016.
VOLUNTEER FOR A CIVIC COMMITTEE!
The City of Whiteville is now accepting applications from volunteers for the following volunteer Boards.
Human Relations Committee
Community Appearance Committee
Please click here to print an application. Volunteer applicants will be reviewed by the City Council and selected at the Council's discretion to serve on the Board as requested by the volunteer. The City of Whiteville respectfully requests the services, skills, and talents of our citizens so to help our City and communities grow and flourish. Please click here to print an application to complete and return to the City Clerk. You mail the application to: City of Whiteville, Attn: City Clerk, PO Box 607, Whiteville NC 28472 or you may drop it off to City Hall located at 24 Hill Plaza (next to Roses Shopping Center) at your convenience. Your involvement is very important to us and your neighbors. The residency requirements stipulate that you must be a full time resident of the City of Whiteville or its ETJ district to be eligible to serve on one of these committees.
To Access the
City Code of Ordinances
please Click HERE.
Please click the link below to for Mayor Terry Mann's welcome letter to you to our wonderful city, Whiteville, North Carolina!