Services

  1. Alerts

    Sign up to receive announcements of important information (e.g., warnings of natural disasters) sent to you through email or text message.

  2. Board Application (PDF)

    Apply to be on a citizen board/commission with this printable application.

  3. Electric

    The Electric Division is composed of the following sections: Electric Operations Section and the Substations and Controls Section.

  4. Employment

    Locate your perfect job by searching through available employment opportunities.

  5. Environmental Services

    The functions of the Environmental Services section include providing professional, reliable and efficient collection, transportation and disposal of residential and commercial garbage, vegetative and nonvegetative trash, white goods, residential recyclable materials, and leaves during leaf season.

  6. Finance Department

    The finance works to implement fiscal policies and procedures.

  7. Pay for Utilities

    City of Kinston offers several ways to pay your utility bill. They are listed here.

  8. Permits & Building Inspections

    The City of Kinston Inspections and Code Enforcement Division is responsible for plan review, permitting, inspections and code compliance of all building construction including new construction, repairs, and renovations in the city limits of Kinston and it's extra-territorial jurisdiction.

  9. Public Services

    Find out about recycling, public power, fall cleanup and more.

  10. Report a Concern

    Notify us about a general concern, comment, or compliment.

  11. Sewer

    The Stormwater section maintains any structure or feature that carries stormwater from where rain reaches the ground to a specific body of water, including street gutters, curb inlets, pipes/culverts, detention ponds, ditches, streams, rivers, and lakes.

  12. Water

    Receive tips on how to save on water costs.