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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.

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

PRESS RELEASE (4-6-20): Benson Board of Commissioners Meeting Notice for 4-14-20

BENSON BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS MEETING NOTICEExtra measures to be taken to ensure public forum.

4-6-20

Due to restrictions related to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the Town of Benson will implement extra measures to ensure the upcoming Board of Commissioners meeti...

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

Public Notice: Pursuant to Executive Order #124

PUBLIC NOTICE

PROVIDED PURSUANT TO EXECUTIVE ORDER #124 

TO: ALL TOWN OF BENSON UTILITY CUSTOMERS

RE: SUSPENSION OF RESIDENTIAL SERVICE DISCONNECTS

All Town of Benson Utility Customers will take note that, effective March 31, 2020, all residential ut...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Bidding Opportunity: Public Works Building

The Town of Benson is now accepting bids for Public Works building - general contract. If you are interested in applying for this work, please submit bids to Town of Benson Assistant Town Manager Kimberly Pickett by 2pm Friday, May 1, 2020. At that time, ...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

REMINDER (3-30-20): Benson Town Hall and all Town facilities will close TODAY (3-30-20) at 5pm

REMINDER

3-30-20

Benson Town Hall and all Town facilities will close TODAY (3-30-20) at 5pm and remain closed for the duration of Order 121. Residents with town-related questions can still call (919) 894-3553 as phones will be manned during normal business ...

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Posted on: March 28, 2020

PRESS RELEASE (3-28-20): TOWN OF BENSON URGES RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES TO FOLLOW EO 121

TOWN OF BENSON URGES RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES TO FOLLOW EO 121

UPDATED 3-29-20

On Friday, March 27, 2020, the Office of the North Carolina Governor announced Executive Order 121 — ordering North Carolinians to remain in their homes except for perf...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Bidding Opportunity: Site Grading

The Town of Benson is now accepting bids for site grading. If you are interested in applying for this work, please submit bids to Town of Benson Assistant Town Manager Kimberly Pickett by 2pm Wednesday, April 8, 2020. At that time, bids will be publicly o...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

PRESS RELEASE (3-16-20): BENSON DECLARES STATE OF EMERGENCY IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19

BENSON DECLARES STATE OF EMERGENCY IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19

3-16-20

The Town of Benson Board of Commissioners has declared a State of Emergency due to the threat of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) following an emergency meeting held this evening at Town Hall.&nbs...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

LOCAL UPDATE ON COVID-19 (3-16-20)

LOCAL UPDATE ON COVID-19 (3-16-20):

Currently, Benson Town Hall remains open and operating on normal business hours (8:30am - 5pm). However, the majority of the building is closed to the public. Residents can still use the main door, go up the stairs, and ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

PRESS RELEASE (3-13-20): COVID-19 POSTPONEMENTS AND CANCELLATIONS

COVID-19 POSTPONEMENTS AND CANCELLATIONS FOR BENSON, NC

As we continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation here in Benson and the surrounding areas, the safety and wellbeing of our residents and staff remains a top priority. 

Due to the increased ris...

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

WATER DISINFECTANT NOTICE (2-10-20)

WATER DISINFECTANT NOTICE (2-10-20):

Benson’s purchased water sources - water from the City of Dunn and Johnston County West - will be changing their water disinfectant from a chlorine and ammonia mixture to free chlorine beginning on or about Ma...

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Posted on: February 15, 2020

PRESS RELEASE (2-15-20): Benson Police Investigating Accidental Shooting

BENSON POLICE INVESTIGATING ACCIDENTAL SHOOTING2-15-20At approximately 2pm, Benson Police were dispatched to a reported shooting in the area of South Market Street and Chicopee Road in Benson. Upon arrival, a 15-year-old male was found with an ap...

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Posted on: April 22, 2019

2018 Consumer Confidence Report

2018 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.  

Our const...

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