Duplin County NC

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Pursuant to NC General Statute 143-318.12 (e), notice is hereby given that the Duplin County Board of County Commissioners plan to recess their regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, October 18, 2021, after they transact the business on their agenda, to meet again on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at 7:00 pm in the Duplin County Administration Building located at 224 Seminary Street; Kenansville, N.C. for the purpose of discussing the redistricting of County Commissioner’s districts with Representative Jimmy Dixon. 

 Davis H. Brinson, Clerk to the Board

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 is offering for sale a surplus property located at 648 Cornwallis Rd, Teachey, NC (County Parcel No. 10-E005), consisting of a brick building on 14.09 acres, more or less, and will accept offers to purchase pursuant to N.C. Gen. Stat. § 160A-269.

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Duplin County Animal Services is seeking proposals from companies capable of the construction of a new animal services facility.
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Duplin County intends to apply for funding to assist low-moderate income homeowners with housing repairs through forgiven, deferred payment loans, and will take applications until October 30, 2021.

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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

A municipal general election will be held on Tuesday, November 2, 2021 in Duplin County to vote in the following contest:
Municipal Offices. Photo ID is not required in any election in 2021.

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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
Anita Marie Savage, Register of Deeds
Post Office Box 970; 118 Duplin Street, Kenansville, NC 28349
Telephone: (910) 296-2108 Fax: (910) 296-2344

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