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Posted on: June 1, 2020

UPDATE (6-1-20): Utility Cutoff Moratorium Extended for 60 Days

On Saturday (5-30-20), Governor Roy Cooper put forth Executive Order 142, which extends the moratorium on service disconnections for nonpayment for residential customers for 60 more days.
PLEASE NOTE: The current policy in effect halting ...
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Posted on: May 26, 2020

REMINDER (5-26-20): Compost Giveaway Update

We’ve had a few questions about our free compost program for this year. Good news! It’s coming back and this time we’re bringing the compost to you!

Here’s how it’s going to work:

Dates:

- Saturday, June 27, ...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

REMINDER (5-26-20): Info on book drop off and curbside service at the Mary Duncan Public Library

Hey Benson! Do you have books checked out and would like to return them? We have great news! Our book drop is officially open and accepting book returns. We will be quarantining all returned books for a minimum of 72 hours to ensure safety of our staff an...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

PRESS RELEASE (5-22-20): INFORMATION ABOUT THE TOWN OF BENSON AND PHASE TWO OF THE STATE REOPENING

INFORMATION ABOUT THE TOWN OF BENSON AND PHASE TWO OF THE STATE REOPENING PLAN

5-22-20 

This week, the Governor’s Office announced plans to move forward with Phase Two of North Carolina’s reopening plan. Phase Two will go into e...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

REMINDER (5-14-20): We urge you to continue paying your utility bill.

REMINDER (5-14-20): 
We urge you to continue paying your utility bill. Large balances can add up when you delay paying your bill and make it more difficult to pay off later. That may result in a disconnection of service.
The current policy in effec...
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Posted on: May 7, 2020

NOTICE (5-7-20): Benson Spring Sports Cancelled

My name is Aaron Anderson — your new Athletics Programs Supervisor here in Benson.

I’m sorry to inform you due to COVID-19, and its social distancing restrictions at this time, the SJBA has decided to cancel the spring baseball, softbal...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

2019 Consumer Confidence Report Now Available

REMINDER (4-8-20): 

The 2019 Consumer Confidence Report is now available to read and review. The report is a snapshot of last year’s water quality.

Included are details about your sources of water, what it contains, and how it compares to...

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