***PAVEMENT PROJECT: Pavement is complete at PERRY ST. KENMORE AVE will be closed for milling on 11/18 and closed for paving on 11/20 . Please be cautious of bumps.
***PUBLIC NOTICE: Sale of Public Property – A 2001 Caterpillar 416 backhoe contact Town Hall for more details.
***Town of Louisburg will be closed Thursday, Nov 25 and Friday Nov 26 for the Thanksgiving holiday.
***Town Council Meeting is scheduled for Monday, December 21, 2020 at 7:30pm
***Virtual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony is scheduled for Thursday, December 3, 6PM
***Shop Local Saturday is Saturday, December 5, 10AM. Visit Louisburg for all of your shopping, dining and selfcare needs.
***Santa and his helpers will be at the Louisburg Amphitheater Saturday, December 5, 12-2pm for selfie photos and goodies for the kids.
***Resident Walkers/Runners: Town of Louisburg Police Department suggest wearing bright colors or reflective gear if you are walking or running in Town before sunrise or after sunset.
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***EXECUTIVE ORDERS 124/142 Ended JULY 29, 2020. Contact Town Hall at 919-496-3406 for details about making payment arrangements for past due utilities to avoid disconnection. Customers are responsible for paying for all usage and prior bills and should continue to pay on their accounts. Call Town Hall, 919-496-3406, if you have any questions, concerns or to set up payment arrangements.
The Town of Louisburg is governed by the Louisburg Town Council who appoints a Town Administrator to manage the daily operations of the town. Municipalities in NC are creatures of the State, meaning that municipalities (towns, cities, villages, hamlets, etc.) are created only by a Charter enacted by the NC General Assembly. All powers and authorities executed by a municipality in North Carolina are granted by the NC General Assembly.
The Town Council appoints various Advisory Boards and Administrative Boards to assist in the execution of policy decisions of the Council and to comply with NC law which requires the appointment of certain Boards. These include:
North Carolina is well known in the United States for its professional local government management. Towns and cities in NC have enjoyed beneficial financial status as a result of the oversight of the NC Local Government Commission. Multiple state and federal agencies work closely with all municipalities in NC to assure that citizens are afforded the same opportunities in small towns that are often entitlements to larger communities.