Hurricane Matthew Recovery Forum - Wednesday, October 26

Notice of Rescheduled Meeting

The Board of Commissioners has rescheduled the October 10th board meeting to Monday, October 24th.  The meeting will begin at 7:00 pm in the Ayden District Courtroom, which is located on the second floor of Town Hall.  Citizens with questions or concerns should contact the Town Manager’s Office at 252-481-5826. 

*Citizens requiring special accommodations to attend meetings scheduled for the second floor of the Town Hall should contact the Town Manager’s Office at (252) 481-5826, at least 3 business days prior to the meeting.

Below is a link to the FEMA Federal Disaster site regarding funding and assistance with relocation, home repairs, and other storm related needs. Since several of our Counties were declared Federal Disaster Areas, we are now eligible for this assistance.
Please pass this information along to anyone that may need help during this event.

United Way Relief Funds Released

How to Help

 Ayden’s Safe Night Out

The Ayden Police Department and the Town of Ayden Arts and Recreation Department will be hosting a Halloween Carnival from 6-8p.m.  on Monday, October 31st at Ayden Town Hall. There will be games, hay rides, bounce houses, a costume contest, and Trunk-or-Treat for children ages 2-12. Come on out for great family fun for everyone!

Board Vacancies

The Town of Ayden Governing Board is seeking to fill a full-member vacancy on the Arts and Recreation Commission.  The Commission, which is an advisory board to the Ayden Governing Board concerning arts, parks, and recreation, meets monthly on the fourth Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Ayden Community Center (4354 S. Lee Street).

If you are interested in serving, please click on the link below to complete the application.  Please note it cannot be submitted electronically, so you may drop it off or mail it to:

Town of Ayden
Attention:  Sarah Radcliff, Town Clerk
4144 West Avenue
Ayden, NC  28513

Applications are also available at Ayden Town Hall.


Important Tax Information for Ayden Residents!

Effective July 1, 2016 all Town of Ayden tax payments will be collected at the Pitt County Tax Collectors Office, 110 S Evans St., Greenville, NC 27835.  Hours of operation are 8:00-5:00 Monday through Friday.  For questions please call 252-902-3425.  Thank you.

NCDOT Announces Online Pothole Reporting

NCDOT recently announced its new online pothole reporting system with a commitment to fix potholes within 2 days of receiving a citizen request.  Go to or, if you prefer speaking to a representative, call 1-877-368-4968.  Please note:  only roads with "SR"/number on the road sign are state maintained roads.  Examples include: 102/Third Street; Old NC11/Lee Street; Jolly Road and Snow Hill Street.  For a visual aid, you may click here for a map.

Police Dept. Survey

"How are we doing?," is the question for the Ayden Police Department these days.  Please take 5 minutes (or less) to take the survey and send our officers your praise or your pointers on how they can improve public safety in our community.  Click on the link below to get started.  Thanks in advance for your support!

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 >>