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Phase Two Extended Until July 17th; Reminder of Town of Smithfield Measures

Governor Roy Cooper has extended "Phase Two" of the COVID-19 restrictions until July 17th at 5pm. Additionally, Cooper added a face covering mandate, requiring the use of face coverings in retail businesses, restaurants (when customers are not at their table), personal care and grooming businesses, child care facilities, long-term care facilities and more. 

View Executive Order 147.

The following measures continue to remain in place for the Town of Smithfield:

--- The Planning Department is closed for face-to-face business until further notice. Those needing assistance may call (919) 934-2116 ext. 1111 or ext. 1114. You can also email the Planning Director, Stephen Wensman ( or Julie Edmonds (

A link for any planning documents you may need can be found here:

--- You can still make payments at Town Hall but will do so via a speaker placed in our vestibule at the rear of the building. For additional safety, we are only allowing one person at a time inside the vestibule. Please maintain appropriate social distancing outside Town Hall as well; lines are in place on the walkway for assistance.

The following payment options are available:

1. Pay online HERE.

2. Call 1-855-603-9197 (debit/credit payments only).

3. Place your payment in one of the two drop boxes outside, either the drop box attached to the building OR in the parking lot. If you are paying with CASH, we ask that you please use the drop box attached to the building. 

Payments received in either drop box before 5pm will be processed for the date the payment was received.

--- If you need to set up utility services during this time, please email our Customer Service Department or phone (919) 934-2116, ext. 1105 or ext.1113.

You will need to provide the following information:

  • Service Address
  • Date Of Service
  • Valid State-Issued Photo Identification And Your Social Security Number
  • Federal Tax ID Number (Business Accounts)
  • Deed/ Offer To Purchase/ Rental Agreement or Lease Agreement

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 761, Smithfield, NC 27577
Physical Address:
350 East Market Street
Smithfield, NC 27577
Main Phone: 919-934-2116
Fax: 919-934-1134


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