The NCDOT sponsored “Spring 2018 Litter Sweep” runs April 14-28. Litter Sweep is the NC Department of Transportation’s statewide roadside litter removal initiative in which volunteers from local businesses, schools, non-profits, and community groups participate in local efforts to help clean up North Carolina’s roadways. Adopt-A-Highway groups are also encouraged to participate. For more information, you may click on the 2018 Litter Sweep “News Release”. Please review the flyer below or visit the website at: www.ncdot.gov/littersweep.
Vance County has partnered with Kerr Tar COG to coordinate the implementation of a regional broadband plan. The purpose of the business broadband survey is to learn the current extent and need of internet/broadband service in the Henderson-Vance County business community. Also, the survey responses will help in determining opportunities for attracting faster internet/broadband service.
The business broadband survey only consists of 15 questions, and can be completed in less than four minutes. Results of the survey will be confidential. The link for the survey is:
Vance County, NC is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Tourism Development Director. Please see this brochure for details.
Due to inclement weather, the Vance County Board of Commissioner’s Meeting has been rescheduled to Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 6:00 pm.
The Vance County Appearance Commission is seeking new members to continue its efforts to improve the appearance of our community. Our County Appearance Commission works closely with county officials on projects that focus on beautification efforts, stressing the importance of recycling and letting local citizens know how important it is to properly dispose of their trash and unwanted items. The Commission sponsors with Vance County a Recycling Day each year on a Saturday in late April to collect and properly dispose of items from local citizens including old paints, electronics, unwanted personal documents for shredding, household recyclables and more. All interested citizens are welcome to apply to become a member of the Vance County Appearance Commission and provide us with new ideas and input. The Vance County Appearance Commission meets the second Tuesday of each month in the County Administrative Offices on Young Street in Henderson. For an application, please call Kelly Grissom, Vance County Manager’s Office, at 252-738-2003, or click here.
The Vance County Board of Commissioners held one of two FY 2018 Pre-Budget Public Hearings on Monday, February 5, 2018. The next public hearing will be held on Monday, June 4, 2018. Interested residents are welcome to attend and provide input into the budget process.
The Vance County Senior Center and Kerr-Tar Area Agency on Aging will host a Public Forum on Thursday, February 22, 2018 from 10:30 am- 11:30 am at Vance County Senior Center, 126 Garnett Street, Henderson. Please click on the link below for more information.
Great News Henderson Vance Community!!!! The Aycock Recreation Center’s Pool is back up and running. The pool will be open to the public today (Friday, January 12, 2018) beginning at 4:00pm – 8:00pm and tomorrow (Saturday, January 13, 2018) 12:00 noon – 5:00pm. The pool will operate on its regular schedule beginning Tuesday, January 16, 2018.