Splash Pad News
Please note that in conjunction with the first day in session for Pitt County Schools, the last day the District Park Splash Pad will be open is Saturday, August 22nd.
Notice to Ayden Utility Customers
Ayden customers will receive a credit for the stormwater utility fee inadvertently charged to their accounts in June. In accordance with the new fiscal year budget ordinance, the fee will be charged in July and months forward . We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
New District Park Shelter Now Available!
Effective July 13th, Ayden citizens will no longer be required to pay a fee to use the small shelter at the District Park while Pitt County Schools are on summer recess. Please note: this small shelter will be for general public use and NOT reserved for birthday parties or events. First come, first served. For your birthday parties and events, please consider reserving the large picnic shelter (about 30 x 50 feet) and paying the following fees: $70 for a half-day (4 hours) or $130 for a full day (8 hours). Between 6 to 8 large picnic tables can handle your crowd! Please call 481-5823 to make a reservation and for more information. We hope you enjoy the rest of your summer!
Planning Board Vacancy
The Town of Ayden Governing Board is seeking to fill a full-member vacancy on the Planning Board. The Planning Board provides recommendations to the Governing Board on land use and development related issues and meets monthly on the third Monday at 7:00 pm.
If you are interested in serving, please complete the application below and drop it off or mail it to:
Town of Ayden
Attention: Sherri Scharf
4144 West Avenue
Ayden, NC 28513
Applications are also available at Ayden Town Hall.
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 >>