Special Called Meeting
The Ayden Governing Board will hold a Special Called Meeting on Wednesday, January 18th, at 6:00PM, in the District Courtroom located on the second floor of the Ayden Town Hall.
The purpose of this meeting is to approve an amendment to the audit contract.
Notice of Field Trip
The Town of Ayden Governing Board will take a field trip on Friday, January 20th, to Warrenton, NC, to explore a business opportunity for the Downtown area. They will depart at 8:30am and return by 4:00pm.
Planning Board meeting date change:
In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the planning board will meet on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 7:00 pm in the Ayden District Courtroom on the second floor of the Ayden Town Hall, 4144 West Ave. To view the proposed 2017 schedule, please click here.
Random Acts of Kindness
The Town of Ayden Governing Board approved the Random Acts of Kindness program at their October 24th board meeting. The purpose of this program is to foster stronger community relations through random acts of kindness. The components of the program are as follows:
*To qualify for the monthly "Random Act of Kindness Award" the name and a brief account of their act of kindness must be submitted by someone other than themselves to the Town Manager in writing.
*The winner will be chosen by a vote of the Board of Commissioners.
*The town will submit a picture and brief bio to local newspaper on the recipient's perspective regarding the improvement of community relations.
*Honoree’s name and deed will be mentioned in the town's monthly newsletter and their picture will be included on our website for one month.
*This will qualify them as a contestant to receive the annual "Random Act of Kindness Award" which will be chosen through Ayden's Board of Commissioners and Chamber of Commerce.
*Ask Ayden-Grifton High School to announce the person's name and deed at our high school ball games.
To nominate someone for a Random Act of Kindness, fill out the form below and turn it in to the Town Manager's office.
Town of Ayden Featured On National T.V.
The Town of Ayden is proud to announce that it has been featured on national television on The Discovery Channel. The Town appeared on Viewpoints with Terry Bradshaw and is recognized as being "One of America's Best Small Communities to Raise a Family."
Ayden officials had previously been contacted by United States Media Television, Inc., a television show production company based in Florida, about being featured in a short documentary about the Town and its charming qualities. The segment featuring the Town appeared on the Discovery Channel on August 2, 2013 and will continue to appear throughout 15 major markets across the southeast and Atlantic of the United States.
Below is the segment featuring the Town of Ayden. It can be viewed via the Town's website or via YouTube. READ MORE >>