Public Hearing Notice

Notice of Public Hearing
Adoption of the Edenton-Chowan CAMA Land Use Plan 

Notice is hereby given that the Edenton Town Council and Chowan County Board of Commissioners will conduct a public hearing on Monday, March 26, 2018 at 6PM to review adoption of the Chowan County & Town of Edenton Coastal Area Management Act (CAMA) Joint Land Use Plan.  The meeting will be held in the Town Council Chambers at 504 South Broad Street, Edenton NC.  All interested citizens are encouraged to attend.

Following the public hearing, the Edenton Town Council and Chowan County Board of Commissioners will consider adoption of the Chowan County & Town of Edenton Joint Land Use Plan.  Once adopted, the plan will be submitted to the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality’s Division of Coastal Management for certification.

Written objections, comments, or statements of support shall be submitted to the Division of Coastal Management’s District Planner, Charlan Owens, 401 South Griffin Street, Suite 300, Elizabeth City, NC 27909 no less than 30 calendar days after local adoption of the plan.  Further information can be obtained by contacting the District Planner at 252-264-3901.  

Copies of the Land Use Plan are available for review by the public at the Chowan County Office Building and at Edenton Town Hall during normal office hours, or they may be found on the web at and  The public is encouraged to review the Land Use Plan and to attend the public hearing.  For additional information, please contact the Elizabeth Bryant, Director of Planning & Community Development, Town of Edenton at 252-482-2155.

Link to Draft Land Use Plan

East Water Street Pump Station Assessment

The Town of Edenton recently received an assessment of the East Water Street Storm Water Pump Station.  The report includes a brief introduction to the station, its history, and current issues.  Also included are a series of improvements and associated costs for the Town’s consideration. We have scheduled an informational meeting to be held on Monday, October 16th at 5:30 pm in the Council Chambers, located at 504 S. Broad Street. 

Boards & Commissions Vacancies

Town of Edenton residents who are interested in being appointed to fill upcoming vacancies on various boards and commissions are encouraged to fill out an application.  Vacancies may occur on the Board of Adjustment, Planning Board, Recreation Advisory Board and Tree Committee.  Applications are available at the Town Hall or by clicking here.  Must be a resident of the Town of Edenton. 

Official Website of Edenton, North Carolina
Photographs by Jeff Knox, Edenton Resident & Photographer