The Town of Edenton's Purchasing Agent, based at the Electric Department, is the backbone of the community's procurement process, dedicated to securing the best resources and services at the most competitive prices for the benefit of all. Our role involves meticulous management of vendor relationships, negotiations, and timely deliveries, ensuring transparency and adherence to legal guidelines throughout.

By fostering strong ties with local businesses and vendors, we aim to create a network of support that contributes to the growth and success of our town. Your trust in us enables our community to thrive and flourish. Feel free to reach out to ask more about what we do and for any procurement-related inquiries or assistance. 

Bud Powell is our current Purchasing Agent, while also acting as grounds manager and special projects manager for the town. Joel Hufsmith is the Interim Purchasing Agent, as Bud will be retiring later in December.