Camden County, North Carolina is nestled in northeastern North Carolina adjacent to the Hampton Roads, Virginia metropolitan area (Norfolk, Virginia Beach) and the beaches of North Carolina's Outer Banks (Nags Head, Hatteras, Corolla).
Camden County is a great place to live, work and play with miles of waterfront along the Pasquotank River, the North River, and the Albemarle Sound. With large farms and wild swamps, Camden County offers a paradise for both the hunter and fisherman along with the birder and animal photographer.
Known for excellent schools and strong community spirit, Camden County is ... Where Families Thrive!
South Camden Water Department has notified Emergency Management this morning that they will be closing a portion of Country Club Road to repair a water main leak that has occurred at the intersection of Country Club/Chantily Rd/Seymour Drive. Detour routes will be Pine Street, Upton Road and Sandhill Road.
The following job opportunities are available. Click a link to view position announcement (opens in new window):
Click Here for the Camden County Employment Application. For further information, please call 252-338-6363 ext. 106. Applicants will be required to submit to a Pre-Employment Drug Screening, Criminal History and Driving Record check after the interview process. EOE
Positions requiring State of NC PD-107 Application, application can be obtained at the Employment Security Commission Office or by visiting the following website:
For Statewide employment opportunities please visit NCWorksFor more info, contact the North Carolina Employment Security Commission at 252-331-4798.
Camden County is working with Code Wright Planners to re-write the Unified Development Ordinance to make it easier to understand, apply, and interpret. The County's Planning Department is hosting a public forum for the purpose of discussion / public input on this important work, to be held on September 8, 2016 at 6:00 PM in the Camden County Public Library located at 104 Investor's Way, Camden, NC.
For more information, including topics of discussion and to download a copy of the Evaluation Report produced by Code Wright Planners, click here.
Registration for Girls Volleyball for the 2016 Season will take place on August 22nd and 23rd from 5PM to 8PM each day. Also, you can come by the Parks & Recreation department office Monday - Friday from 8am - 5pm to register. Click Here for more information, or call 338-1919 x 265 M-F between the hours of 8am-5pm.
Dismal Swamp State Park Presents the 4th Annual Dismal Day on October 22, 2016 for Free Fun For Everyone. There will be a 5k Fun Run/Walk (registration begins at 8:30 AM with race beginning at 9:30 AM). There will also be Bounce Houses, Scavenger Hunt, Demonstrations, Live Music, Craft & Food Vendors, Boat Rides, Critter Crafts, Wagon Rides, and More. For more information call the Dismal Swamp State Park at 252-771-6593 or the Dismal Swamp Welcome Center at 252-771-8333. Click Here for the promotional flyer.
Camden Parks & Recreation announces the 2016 NC Heroes Fund Cycle Camden County Metric Century and Half Metric Century Bike Event. Event date is Saturday October 8, 2016. Registration on day of event starts at 7:00 AM. Ride starts at 9:30 AM. Lunch provided to paid participants. Starts off from Camden County Public Library located at 104 Investor's Way, Camden NC. For more information, including brochure with registration form (2nd page of brochure), Route Cue Cards, and Maps, Click Here.
The NCDOT and their Contractor, Barnhill Contracting, plan to begin an upcoming safety project at the intersection of US 17 and US 17 Business ( Main Street ) near South Mills in Camden County beginning August 3, 2016. The planned completion date for this project is September 30, 2016. This project will consist of widening, grading, paving, drainage, signing, pavement markings, concrete islands, and a new traffic pattern. During construction, and once the project is complete, the left turn from US 17 South Bound onto US 17 Business (Main Street), will no longer be allowed. Additionally, at times during construction, the intersection of US 17 and US 17 Business will be closed to all traffic, with Horseshoe Road being the designated detour. Signs, barricades, and message boards will be installed to assist with guidance during the life of project.
With the mosquito season here again, Camden County has set up a page for residents to request Mosquito Spraying in their area.
Linked below is the 2015 Consumer Confidence Report for the South Camden Water & Sewer Drinking Water.
Camden County has recently updated its flood zone information page. Click Here to visit the Planning Department's Flood Zone Information Page. For more information, call 252-338-1919 x 232 and speak with our Flood Administrator.
The next phase required by Section 110 of the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973 (Public Law 934) is the 90-day appeal period to start July 8, 2016. This 90 day appeal period allows property owners who feel that his or her property rights will be adversely affected by the proposed flood hazard determinations may appeal that the proposed flood hazard determinations are scientifically or technically incorrect.
For more information and a copy of the paperwork on how to submit the appeal, contact David Parks, CFM, Floodplain Administrator for Camden County at (252) 338-1919 ext 232.
Are you looking to volunteering in the New Year?
Camden Senior Center is always in need of volunteers. The Camden Senior Center has many volunteer opportunities such as Meals on Wheels, BINGO hosts, and gardening help to name a few. We are looking for people who have special talents such as sewing, ceramics, woodwork, fitness instructors, and anything that would be influential in our senior citizens lives.
Camden County Senior Center
Seeking Historically Underutilized Businesses
Camden County is currently in the process of creating a vendor listing of Historically Underutilized Businesses in order to improve our compliance with the HUB requirements. A vendor listing would assist us in being able to identify those we could invite to bid on future projects.
Camden County Library is working to expand its Genealogy and Local History collection. We need the help from past and present county residents to achieve this goal. Please click the following link to download the flyer for more information on how to make your contribution to this collection. Your donation will be greatly appreciated.
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