Duplin County NC

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     As required by N.C.G.S. §159-12, notice is hereby given that the budget estimate for Duplin County for Fiscal Year 2022-23 was presented by the Budget Officer to the Board of Commissioners on Monday, May 16, 2022.  Pursuant to N.C.G.S § 158-7.1(c) notice is also hereby given that the budget for the Duplin County Economic Development Department for Fiscal Year 2022-23 is included in said budget.  A copy of both budgets are available for public inspection in the County Manger’s Office located at 224 Seminary Street, Kenansville, N.C.  The required Public Hearing on the Fiscal Year 2022-23 Duplin County Budget including the Economic Development Department’s budget will be held on Monday, June 6th, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. at the Lois G. Britt Agricultural Building in the Ed Emory Auditorium located at 165 Agricultural Drive, Kenansville, NC  28349

                                                                      Duplin County Board of Commissioners

                                                                      Davis H. Brinson, Clerk to the Board

Duplin County has several bid opportunities for local contractors who meet the required qualifications. If you are interested in these opportunities click here to find more information.

The Juvenile Crime Prevention Council having studied the needs of juveniles in the county hereby publishes this Request for Proposals.

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A Public Hearing took place during the Board of Commissioners regular meeting on November 15, 2021, to receive public comment on a proposal for revised electoral districts based upon 2020 Census data. During this meeting a new Electoral District Map was adopted by resolution.

Click this link to view: https://davesredistricting.org/join/787f0459-39a7-4765-9986-f5ca07ae3e54

Duplin County is considering leasing land at its West Park Industrial Center near Warsaw, NC, for farming purposes for the 2022 calendar year. The lease runs from January 1, 2022, to December 31, 2022.

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Duplin County now has a flag retirement box located at the Duplin County Airport.
The address for this location is:
260 Airport Road,
Kenansville NC, 28349

For more information contact:
Carrie Shields
Phone: 910-296-2180
Email: carrie.shields@duplincountync.com


The Duplin County Tax Office bills and collects taxes for the following towns:


Calypso, Greenevers, Kenansville, Magnolia (new for 2021), Rose Hill (new for 2021), Wallace (new for 2021), and Warsaw.

Office of the
DUPLIN COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS
Anita Marie Savage, Register of Deeds
Post Office Box 970; 118 Duplin Street, Kenansville, NC 28349
Telephone: (910) 296-2108 Fax: (910) 296-2344
anita.savage@duplincountync.com

The Duplin County Register of Deeds Office now offers a new system to help citizens better combat fraudulent activity.  The Fraud Detection Notification service will alert citizens when documents are recorded in the office matching their names.

Citizens can sign up for this free monitoring service in just moments with ease. The applicant provides their name, email address, and up to five names they wish to monitor for document filings. Once registration is complete, the system will send alerts via email when any documents, such as powers of attorney or deeds, are filed with the Register of Deeds Office. To register for this free service, visit www.duplinrod.com, and click on “Fraud Detection Alert System.”

For more information about the Fraud Detection Notification Alert System, contact Anita Marie Savage at (910) 296-2108.

The James Sprunt Community College Board of Trustees has a board member vacancy.  The Duplin County Board of Commissioners is seeking an interested Duplin County resident to serve on the board as their appointee. If interested in serving, please review the following information and submit an Application for Appointment to the contact person listed below.  

Meeting Schedule: Third Tuesday of January, March, May, August, and October at 6:30 p.m. 

Meeting Location: JSCC McGowen Building Board Room, 133 James Sprunt Drive, Kenansville 

Term Length: 4 years 

Application for Appointment Instructions:  Please email a completed Application for Appointment, or include the information in the body of an email, and send it to Davis. H. Brinson.  

Link to Application for Appointment: http://www.duplincountync.com/wp-content/uploads/Application-for-Appointment.pdf 

Contact: Davis H. Brinson, County Manager – dbrinson@duplincountync.com 

Duplin County is now accepting applications for a Representative to the Eastern Carolina Human Services Agency.

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