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Bond Project Construction

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Delays and Closures

6 Alerts
January 29, 2018 9:45 AM

Sanford Municipal Center Remains Closed Due to Electrical Fire

The Sanford Municipal Center remains closed due to the January 20 electrical fire. A customer payment center is located on the lawn and the police department continues to operate from the mobile unit. Call 919-775-8215 to make a payment by phone.

January 22, 2018 4:53 PM

Sanford Municipal Center Closed Through Friday Due to Electrical Fire

Due to an electrical fire in the mechanical room of the police department early on Sunday morning, the Sanford Municipal Center will remain closed to the public through Friday, January 26.

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Beginning on Tuesday at 9:00 a.m., the Customer...

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January 29, 2018 9:43 AM

The Sanford Municipal Center remains closed due to the January 20 electrical fire. A customer payment center is located on the lawn and the police department continues to operate from the mobile unit. Call 919-775-8215 to make a payment by phone.

January 16, 2018 10:13 PM

The City of Sanford’s administrative offices will operate for a 2-hour delay on Wednesday, Jan. 17.

The City of Sanford’s administrative offices will operate on a 2-hour delay for Wednesday, Jan. 17.

January 4, 2018 7:30 PM

The City of Sanford's administrative offices will open at noon on January 5, 2018.

The City of Sanford's administrative offices will open at noon on January 5, 2018.

January 4, 2018 11:17 AM

The City of Sanford's administrative offices are closed for January 4, 2018.

The City of Sanford's administrative offices are closed for January 4, 2018.

January 3, 2018 9:47 PM

The City of Sanford's administrative offices will be closed until 1:00 p.m. on January 4, 2018.

The City of Sanford's administrative offices will be closed until 1:00 p.m. on January 4, 2018. Expect an update around 10:30 a.m. should offices remain closed all day.

Online Bill Payments

1 Alert
May 3, 2017 5:18 PM

Due to technical problems, the City of Sanford is currently unable to accept online water payments.

Due to technical problems with Official Payments, the City of Sanford is currently unable to accept water bill payments online. Please call 919-775-8215 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. to make your payment over the phone .

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May 4, 2017 11:08 AM

Official Payments has resolved the technical issue. The City of Sanford can now accept online water bill payments.

Public Service Announcements

3 Alerts
March 1, 2018 4:38 PM

ALERT: New Bridge in Lee County to Require Temporary Road Closure

A project to replace a 65-year-old Lee County bridge on Lee Avenue will require a detour starting Monday, March 5.

Workers will replace the bridge over Gasters Creek, south of Sanford, after the N.C. Department of Transportation last year awarded an...

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March 5, 2018 10:13 AM

NCDOT has announced a 2-week delay to the Gasters Creek bridge closure.

January 5, 2018 5:17 PM

Garbage/recycling pickup for the City of Sanford has changed due to last week's winter weather...

Waste Industries, the City of Sanford’s household solid waste contractor, has notified the City that garbage and recycling collection for residences within Sanford’s city limits will be delayed until Monday, January 8.

On January 8, Waste Industries...

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November 9, 2017 9:52 AM

The City is conducting smoke testing to locate breaks and defects in the sewer system.

The City is conducting smoke testing to locate breaks and defects in the sewer system.

Street Closures

1 Alert
June 23, 2018 9:44 AM

Traffic Detour on Main Street in Jonesboro

The northbound lane of Main Street in Jonesboro is closed to thru-traffic all day on Saturday, June 23 from Dalrymple to Lee Avenue.

Tomorrow (Sunday, June 24), the southbound lane will be closed.


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June 23, 2018 2:36 PM

The section of Main Street between Lee Avenue and Dalrymple Street in Jonesboro will be closed to traffic from Lee Avenue all weekend. Traffic from Horner Blvd will not be detoured.

Regular traffic from the Lee Avenue side of the closure will resume at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, June 25.

Trade Street is open, but the intersection of Main Street and Trade Street is closed. All alleys and side streets that connect to Main Street are also closed.

Water Outages

3 Alerts
June 23, 2018 8:00 AM

Water outage on Little John Ln on June 25 from 8a-5p

Water service will be temporarily interrupted due to waterline tie-in on Monday, June 25 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Little John Lane from Crusaders Drive to the dead end. Water pressure may be low and water may be discolored during this time.

June 23, 2018 8:00 AM

Water outage on Owl's Nest Road on June 26 from 8a-5p

Water service will be temporarily interrupted due to waterline tie-in on Tuesday, June 26 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Owl’s Nest Road from Phillips Drive to Kimberly Circle. Water pressure may be low and water may be discolored during this time.

June 23, 2018 8:00 AM

Water outage on Winterlocken Drive on June 27 from 8a-5p

Water service will be temporarily interrupted due to waterline tie-in on Wednesday, June 27 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Winterlocken Dr from Wimberly Woods Dr to the dead end. Water pressure may be low and water may be discolored during this time.