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Changes in County Operations Due to COVID-19

In order to protect the public and our staff, beginning March 23, 2020, there will be changes to County operations. Most offices will be closed to in-person business. Refer to the list below.

Our staff will still be available to assist citizens by telephone or email. You may also find information for all of our departments here on our website.

COUNTY OFFICES CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

County Manager’s Office &

Clerk to the Board of Commissioners
Call: 252-641-7834

County Attorney’s Office
Call: 252-641-6760

Board of Elections
Call: 252-641-7852

Cooperative Extension
Call: 252- 641-7821

Disaster Recovery
Call: 252- 641-1635

Emergency Services 
Call: 252-641-7816

Environmental Health
Call: 252-641-7573

Finance
Call: 252-641-7840

Farm Service Agency
Call: 252-823-8187 Ext. 2

Guardian Ad Litem
Call: 252-824-3222

Human Resources
Call: 252-641-7832

Office on Aging
Call: 252-641-5831

Planning & Inspections
Call: 252-641-7802

Register of Deeds

Call: 252-641-7924

Sheriff’s Office Call: 252-641-7911
     Animal Control – Intake of animals will continue, but the 
      shelter is closed to the public. Call: 252-641-4112
     Detention Center – No visits will be allowed until further 
       notice

Soil & Water
Call: 252-823-8187 ext. 3

Tax Assessor  Call: 252-641-7856


Tax Collector Call:252-641-7810
DMV – License Plate Agency Call: 252-641-6684

Veterans Office
Call: 252-641-6286

Vocational Rehab
Call: 252-641-7848

Water & Sewer
Call: 252-823-3042

Social Services
Offices will be closed for in-person business, but applications are still available online and by phone. Completed applications for programs may be placed in our drop-box at either of our offices. Recertification for some programs may be automatically extended. 
Rocky Mount - 301 S. Fairview Rd., Rocky Mount
252-985-4101
Tarboro Office – 122 E. St. James St., Tarboro
252-641-7611


COUNTY OFFICES OPEN with LIMITED SERVICES

Health Department - Open to the public, but all clinical services require an appointment. The dental office is only open for emergency procedures. Nurses are available to answer questions.
Rocky Mount Office: 252-985-4100
Tarboro Office: 252-641-7511

Edgecombe County Courthouse

Essential court services are still available. Please do not come to the courthouse if you do not have to. For information call.

Clerk of Court 252-824-3200                             
Probation 252-823-0221

District Attorney 252-824-3210                         
Superior Court Judge 252-824-3216

Magistrate 252-823-6500

COUNTY OFFICES with NORMAL OPERATIONS

Solid Waste

The C&D Landfill, transfer station and all convenience sites will remain open until further notice. If you have any questions call 252-827-4253

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