Duplin County NC

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Nominations are now being accepted for the 2023 Governor’s Volunteer Service Award for Duplin County Volunteers.  Special Volunteer Types: Individual (one person), Group/Team (two or more individuals who volunteered together as a team), National Service (volunteers with AmeriCorps, VISTA, or Senior Corps), Director of Volunteers-(a paid staff person who exceeds expectations of volunteer management).  Areas of Volunteer Service:  Veteran/Military, Youth Service, Seniors, Historically Underserved Populations, Disaster, Animals, Cultural, Environment, Health & Human Services, Lifetime Achievement, Other.  The nomination form has more detail under each category. 

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The Social Services Commission will make an appointment to the Duplin County Board of Social Services to fill the seat of an expired term. The term expired June 30, 2022. The Social Services Commission will consider nominations at a future meeting.

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The Broadband Infrastructure Office has created a survey to recognize communities who do not have access to high-speed broadband.  To assist us in identifying your area, please take a few moments to compete the NC Broadband Survey.

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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.

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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.