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  • A NEW Town Plan!

    The Town of Princeville is creating a new town plan!
  • Founded in 1865. Established in 1885.

    At the close of the Civil War, former slaves seeking protection and freedom left the plantations for Union troop encampments.
  • Welcome to Princeville, NC

    Town Hall meetings every 3rd Monday at 7pm. The temporary location is 3003 N Main Street, Tarboro NC, 27886

    In the wake of COVID-19, the Board of Commissioners has restricted all activities until further notice. Thanks for your patience and understanding.
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  • COVID-19 Vaccine

    For COVID-19 vaccine call (252) 641-7511
  • Watch Virtual Meeting

    Watch the recording of the first virtual meeting for the Town Plan!
  • Community Survey

    Survey covers a range of topics addressing quality of life in the Town, including housing, economic development, transportation, recreation, town services, and more.

Upcoming Events

The Town of Princeville calendar of upcoming events, meetings, etc.


Employment opportunities with the Town of Princeville are posted here.

Garbage Collection

Information about garbage collection, recycling, times and days and more.

Request for Proposal

Requests for Proposals can be found here when RFP's are requested.


Town of Princeville Code of Ordinances information and more.

Our Town Officials

  • Mayor Bobbie Jones

  • Commissioner William Johnson

  • Mayor Pro Tem Linda Joyner

  • Commissioner JoeRoam Myrick

  • Commissioner Alvin Jones

Princeville Town Administration

Town Manager is responsible for the daily operations of Town.

Town Clerk serves as the Custodian of Official Documents and responds to questions regarding public records documentation, and requests from citizens and staff.

Public Works Director is responsible for providing oversight in the planning, organizing and directing of community ground services. Work Management includes streets, construction, property maintenances.

Financial Director is responsible for the fiscal affairs of the Town.

The Town Attorney serves as the Town Chief Legal Advisory for the Town.

Glenda L. Knight
Town Manager
201 S Main St., Princeville, NC 27886
Phone: 252-823-1057
Fax: 252-824-0403

Latest News

Request for Qualifications: 53 Acre...

The Town of Princeville is soliciting Statements of Qualifications (SOQs) from NC licensed and well-qualified engineerin...

Request for Qualifications Street P...

The Town of Princeville is inviting Statements of Qualifications (SOQ) from NC licensed and well-qualified engineering f...

Request for Qualifications Town Hal...

The Town of Princeville is seeking statements of qualifications from NC licensed and well-qualified engineering firms to...

Request for Qualifications Heritage...

The Town of Princeville is seeking NC licensed land surveyors and consulting engineering firms for site investigation, s...

Princeville's Heritage Trail

Please complete survey here! Draft- Phase 1 Princeville Heritage Trail (google.com) Princeville's Heritage Trail




Emergency Special Call Meeting

Calling Post!

Calling Post!

Conservation Corps Now Hiring!

Conservation Corps Now Hiring!

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How do I get my electricity turned on? +

    Citizens of the Princeville community receive electricity from one of these two power companies. Read More
  • Who picks up my yard waste garbage? +

    Yard waste and garbage is collected by Waste Industries. Read More
  • Do I need a business license? +

    All businesses, either operating in or based in Princeville, contact Town Hall for more information: 252-823-1057. Read More
  • Do I need a building permit? +

    Most building projects, electrical, HVAC, and plumbing work are required to be inspected. All inspections in Princeville are handled by the Edgecombe County Inspections Department. Read More
  • How do I get my water turned on? +

    Contact the Edgecombe County Water and Sewer Read More

Princeville Museum

Opening Hours: CLOSED

Our Address :310 Mutual Blvd
Princeville, NC 27886

Our phone: 252-823-1057

Please contact Town Hall for more information

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