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Posted on: August 4, 2020

CURRENT COVID-19 INFO FOR BENSON RESIDENTS (8-4-20)

CURRENT COVID-19 INFO FOR BENSON RESIDENTS:

Here is all the recent COVID-19 info we have in one place.

UPDATE (8-4-20): North Carolina remains "paused" in Phase Two.

STATEMENT FROM BENSON CHAMBER ABOUT MULE DAYS (7-9-20):

"With all these good t...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

REMINDER (7-29-20): Information about New Storm Water Fee

With the approval of the 2020-21 budget and fee schedule, all Benson utilities customers will now have an additional $2.50 storm water fee added to their bills.                &nb...

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Posted on: July 21, 2020

REMINDER (7-22-20): More info on Utility Payments, Debt Recovery, and Payment Plans

Dear Town of Benson Utility Customer, 
On July 29, Gov. Roy Cooper’s Executive Order No. 142 will expire and normal utility billing will resume. 
As such, we are continuing to encourage customers to establish a payment plan for a...
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Posted on: July 21, 2020

PUBLIC HEARINGS NOTICE (7-22-20): Request for Text Amendment to Town Unified Development Ordinance

Notice of Public Hearings

The Town of Benson Planning Board will hold its regularly monthly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, August 4, 2020, at 7:00pm in the Benson Conference Room located at 303 East Church Street, Benson, North Carolina.

The Town of...

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

PRESS RELEASE (7-9-20): Benson Mule Days Postponed Until 2021

On behalf of the Benson Area Chamber of Commerce:

Mule Days is such a wonderful time in Benson. It’s one of the things that makes this small town so special. Far and wide, people know about “that town in Johnston County that has a mule...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Benson FY 2020-2021 Budget Approved

On Thursday (6-25-20), the Benson Board of Commissioners approved the Town’s 2020-2021 Fiscal Year budget. 

Below, you will find links to all budget documents.

Complete 2020-2021 Budget Packet — including Town Manager F...

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Posted on: June 15, 2020

REMINDER (6-15-20): State Funds Now Available to Help Low-Income Families Struggling Due to COVID-19

The NC Department of Health and Human Services has announced that the state’s Community Action Agencies (CAAs) have begun to receive flexible funds that can be used to help low-income individuals and families meet needs caused by the economic di...

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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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