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Posted on: April 12, 2018

2017 Consumer Confidence Report

This 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 standards set by regulatory agencies.  

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Public Hearing Notices: 10-2-18 and 10-9-18

Notice of Public Hearing

The Town of Benson Planning Board will hold its regularly monthly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 7:00pm in the Benson Conference Room located at 303 East Church Street, Benson, North Carolina.

The Town of Benson Bo...

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Posted on: September 20, 2018

PRESS RELEASE (9-20-18): Benson's Veteran’s Day Celebration and Run for the Brave 5K on Nov. 3

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Join The Town of Benson on November 3 for its Veteran’s Day Celebration and Run for the Brave 5K

9-20-18

In the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, the Town of Benson has had to rearrange a few dates for its fall events season.

With Mule Days being mo...

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Posted on: September 20, 2018

Public Notice (9-20-18): Overflow of Untreated Wastewater

Notification of Overflow of Untreated Wastewater 

9-20-18

General Statute 143-215.1C requires that the owner or operator of any wastewater collection or treatment works to issue a press release when an untreated wastewater discharge of 1,000 gallon...

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

Public Notice (9-18-18): Overflow of Untreated Wastewater

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General Statute 143-215.1C requires that the owner or operator of any wastewater collection or treatment works to issue a press release when an untreated wastewater discharge of 1,000 gallons or more reaches surface waters.

In accordance with that r...

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

PRESS RELEASE (9-10-18): Town of Benson Staff Hurricane Florence Preparation

PRESS RELEASE (9-10-18): 

TOWN OF BENSON STAFF HURRICANE FLORENCE PREPARATION

For Immediate Release:9-10-1811AM

Town of Benson staff has been monitoring Florence closely and we want to be as vigilant as possible should the rain and winds prove to be...

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Posted on: August 31, 2018

Request for Information: Broadband Development (8-31-18)

REQUEST FOR INFORMATION (8-31-18): 

(RFI) Broadband Development

The Town of Benson is currently requesting information about an open access broadband initiative. 

All RFI submissions must be submitted by Monday, October 1, 2018, 20...

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Benson Receives NC Grant for Lee Street Complex Improvements

BENSON RECEIVES NC GRANT FOR LEE STREET COMPLEX IMPROVEMENTS

On Friday (8-24-18), the North Carolina PARTF Authority awarded the Town of Benson a Parks and Recreation Trust Fund grant totaling $366,850. These funds will be used for major updates and additi...

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

Public Notice (8-9-18): Discharge of Untreated Wastewater

NOTICE OF DISCHARGE OF UNTREATED SEWAGE

8-9-18

The Town of Benson had a discharge of untreated wastewater from a manhole along Lee and Parrish Streets of approximately 8,000 gallons. The discharge occurred on August 9, 2018. The untreated wastewater entered...

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Public Notice (2/2): Discharge of Untreated Wastewater

NOTICE OF DISCHARGE OF UNTREATED SEWAGE

7-17-18

The Town of Benson had a discharge of untreated wastewater on June 15, 2018 of an estimated 15,000 gallons at a holding tank inside its Wastewater Treatment Plant.

The affected area was confined to Town of Bens...

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Public Notice (1/2): Discharge of Untreated Wastewater

NOTICE OF DISCHARGE OF UNTREATED SEWAGE

7-17-18

The Town of Benson had a discharge of untreated wastewater from our I-40 rest area lift station of approximately 4,000 gallons. The discharge occurred on July 16, 2018. The untreated wastewater entered into St...

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Employment Opportunities - Benson Police Department

The Benson Police Department currently has three openings! 

Want to work for an awesome Police Department in a growing community where you know the citizens you protect and they know you? 

Apply today to join Benson’s Finest and ...

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Invitation for Bids: East Parrish Drive Storm Drain Replacement

INVITATION FOR BIDS (7-16-18): 

East Parrish Drive Storm Drain

The Town of Benson is currently accepting bids for storm drain replacement along East Parrish Drive. 

All bids must be submitted by 2 pm on Thursday, July 26, 2018. At ...

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Posted on: June 26, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Benson Fire Department Donates old Truck to Garland

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6-25-18It’s no secret that firefighters are like family. Long shifts — day in and day out — brings a department together. They work, play, cook, eat, train, and save lives together.This camaraderie extends past Benson as well...

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Posted on: June 10, 2016

New State Resource for Veterans

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If you or someone you know is a veteran of any branch of the U.S. Military, please make sure they have seen this great resource showing health care, employment, housing and other services:
http://www.nc4vets.com/

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