Welcome to Richlands
Richlands is a vibrant, family-friendly community with small-town charm and a historic central business area.
Richlands is rich in history and relevant today. With new opportunities, new technologies and strategic planning, it's truly "a Great Place to Grow!"
Richlands has been a very attractive building location in recent years due to it's high quality of life and lower cost of living. We welcome you to visit Richlands through this site and learn more about our Town and community.
How the Town Operates
The town is governed by a Mayor and five Aldermen which are elected at large every two years. The Town Administrator is appointed by the board to handle day-to-day operations of the Town, including general supervision of town departments.
The Town Clerk, Chief of Police and Town Attorney are all hired by the Board of Alderman. You can learn more about our Officials and the Departments of the Town and the duties of those departments and staff in the pages of this site.
Richlands Community Building
The Richlands Community Building is available to rent. For more information contact Town Hall at 910-324-3301 or click here for more information. You may also view the Facility Use Policy and the Lease Agreement.
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Public Notice To All Residents of Richlands
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Alderman of the Town of Richlands will hold a public hearing at its regularly scheduled Town Board Meeting to commence at 6:00 PM on March 11, 2014 at the Town Hall, 302 South Wilmington Street, Richlands, NC. The purpose of the public hearing is to hear public comment regarding the adoption of the general ordinances of the Town of Richlands as revised, amended, restated, codified, and compiled in book form and shall constitute the Code of Ordinances of the Town of Richlands, North Carolina. The Code of Ordinances to be adopted consist of the following Titles:
TITLE I: GENERAL PROVISIONS
TITLE III: ADMINSTRATION
TITLE V: PUBLIC WORKS
TITLE VII: TRAFFIC CODE
TITLE IX: GENERAL REGULATIONS
TITLE XI: BUSINESS REGULATIONS
TITLE XIII: GENERAL OFFENSES
TITLE XV: LAND USAGE
TABLE OF SPECIAL ORDINANCES
A copy of the Code of Ordinances can be obtained at the Office of the Town Clerk during regular business hours of the Town Hall.
The next Small Town Main Street meeting will be held on March 13th, 2014 at 6:00 pm at Town Hall. Please feel free to bring anyone you feel would be interested in helping with the program.
For more information contact Gregg Whitehead, Town Administrator at 324-3301 during weekday office hours.
State Regulations will not allow the disposal of TV's, computer monitors, towers, printers and microwaves at the landfill. Therefore the Town will not pick up any of these items. Residents of the Town must dispose of these items themselves. Please contact Onslow County at 455-4470 for the nearest convenience center.
Bulky Item Policy