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Posted on: January 21, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccinations Update: Appointments Filled for Current Supply

 The Warren County Health Department has filled the COVID-19 appointment schedules based on current available supply of the vaccine. The public is asked to call the Warren County Health Department at 252-257-1185 after February 8, 2021 to check o...

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Posted on: January 17, 2021

COVID Vaccine Groups Updated

On Thursday, January 14, the NC Department of Health and Humans Services revised the phases and groupings for how COVID-19 vaccines should be provided across the state.

 

The new prioritization groups are as follows:

  • Group 1: Health care workers and...
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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Warren County Launches Public WIFI at Two County Parks

Warren County now has public WIFI at two of its parks- the Warren County Recreation Complex in Warrenton and the Magnolia Ernest Recreation Park in the Soul City community. 

The service at the Warren County Recreation Complex, located on the Hwy 1...

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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Tar River Hazard Mitigation Plan Public Meeting January 28th

The counties of Franklin, Granville, Vance, and Warren, in coordination with their participating municipal jurisdictions, are updating their regional hazard mitigation plan that covers the four-county Tar River area. The Tar River Regional Hazard Mitigati...

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

2021 Governor's Volunteer Service Award

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2021 Governor’s Volunteer Service Award. 

 

The awards program, created by the Office of the Governor in 1979, recognizes North Carolina’s most dedicated volunteers. Through th...

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

Rabid Raccoon Confirmed in Littleton (Embro Odell Road)

A raccoon taken on January 6, 2021 from the 600 block of the Embro Odell Road, Littleton in Warren County has tested positive for rabies at the North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health. 

 

The raccoon was acting strangely and subse...

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

Courthouse Square Committee Survey

In June of 2020, the Warren County Board of Commissioners approved the removal of the Confederate soldier monument located on county property. They have since created a committee tasked with seeking broad input from Warren County residents and making a re...

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Posted on: January 8, 2021

Warren County Health Department Begins COVID Vaccinations

The Warren County Health Department is currently administering the COVID-19 vaccine by appointment to individuals in Phase 1a based on the NC Department of Health and Health Services plan for how vaccines will be provided across the state.  Phase...

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Posted on: January 6, 2021

Water County Public Utilities to Increase Water Tap Fees Beginning February 1st

At their first meeting of the new year, the Warren County Board of Commissioners took action on a recommendation from Water County Public Utilities to increase water tap fees due to the rising cost of materials. This increase will be effective on...

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Posted on: January 6, 2021

Warren County Receives $115,000 for Waterline Extension to Manson Business

Warren County was recently awarded a $115,000 Industrial Development Fund (Utility Account) grant from the North Carolina Department of Commerce to assist in extending water in support of activities by Warren County business, Heritage Mulch. The extension...

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

One Death Reported; Increase in Spread of COVID-19 in Warren County

Warren County public health officials reported the latest fatality due to COVID-19 on yesterday. The fatality was a 75-year-old resident. This brings the COVID-related death toll in the county to 8 individuals.  

 

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

Warren County Tops State in Tourism Expenditures Growth in 2019

Domestic visitors to and within Warren County spent $31 million in 2019, an increase of 16.6% from 2018 ($26.65 million); this growth rate is the highest the county has seen going all the way back to 1990. This growth was the highest increase seen of all ...

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

Warren County Board of Health will meet on Tuesday, September 15, 2020

The Warren County Board of Health will meet on Tuesday, September 15, 2020, @ 7:00 pm in the Conference Room of Warren County Health Department.

If the public wishes to make comment please see the instructions below

Public comment:

Comments are to be emailed...

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Posted on: August 21, 2020

Warren County partners with Haliwa-Saponi Tribe to support community recreation area

In an effort to grow satellite recreation spaces in Warren County, the Warren County Board of Commissioners provided funding to the Haliwa-Saponi Tribe in support of Phase 1 of the tribe’s new community recreation area. Currently, community recr...
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Posted on: August 20, 2020

Warren County EDC Lists Local Commercial, Industrial Properties

Warren County Economic Development is now listing commercial and industrial buildings, as well as land that is zoned for commercial and industrial development, on its website at warrencountync.org. Property owners that have eligible property and are inter...

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

Parks and Recreation Department Seeks Contract Instructors

Warren County Parks and Recreation Department is currently looking for contract instructors to teach recreation classes.  If you or someone you know have a way with people and a flair for arts, crafts, sports clinics, exercise classes, or other s...

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

Public Notice: LIHEAP Block Grant Plan

Public Notice: LIHEAP Block Grant Plan 

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) provides heating, crisis and weatherization assistance. States are given broad latitude under block grant funding to design and operate their own programs, ...

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

Notice of Public Hearing: Request for Variance for Chateau at the Lake

Notice of Public Hearing

A public hearing will be held by the Warren County Board of Adjustment (BOA) on Wednesday September 2, 2020 at 6:00 PM in the Warren County Armory Civic Center located at 501 US Highway 158 Business East Warrenton, NC 27589. The pu...

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

Notice of Public Hearing: Conditional Use Permit for Chateau at the Lake

Notice of Public Hearing

A public hearing will be held by the Warren County Board of Adjustment (BOA) on Wednesday September 2, 2020 at 6:00 PM in the Warren County Armory Civic Center located at 501 US Highway 158 Business East Warrenton, NC 2758...

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Warren County Opens FY 21 Non-Profit Grant Funding Cycle

Warren County is now accepting applications for its FY 21 non-profit grand funding cycle. The FY 21 budget allocates $40,000 for this program. The grant program accepts applications on a rolling basis until funds are exhausted. Interested organizations ar...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

NC DOT Rail Division Presents at March Board of Commissioners Meeting

Jason Orthner, Director of the NC DOT’s Rail Division, was at the March 9, 2020 Board of Commissioners meeting to presenting on expanding rail lines in NC. View his presentation here.

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Tax Assistance for Veterans, Surviving Spouses, and Elderly/Disabled

The Warren County Tax Administrator encourages all eligible Warren County residents to apply for appropriate tax assistance programs.

Disabled Veterans Homestead Exclusion Program

The Disabled Veterans Homestead Exclusion program excludes the first $45,000 ...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

FY 19 Warren County Audit

Warren County’s FY 19 Audit is complete. You can view that certified annual financial report here:

FY 19 Warren County Audit

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Posted on: April 5, 2019

Warren County State Road Paving Schedule

Beginning in 2020, the NC Department of Transportation will begin repaving State Roads throughout Warren County.  Click the link below to see the schedule.

Repaving Schedule for Warren County

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