Bladen County North Carolina


Public Notices


Published 5/14/2024 2:25pm 


New Bladen County Digital Flood Maps Available for Review 


Bladen County – Bladen County will host a Public Open House on Monday, June 3rd, 2024, beginning at 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., as part of the Board of Commissioners meeting, located at 106 East Broad Street, in the County Commissioners Meeting Room, Elizabethtown, NC 28337 


On Monday, June 3rd the residents and business leaders in Unincorporated Bladen County and its jurisdictions will be able to review and discuss the latest update to their flood hazard and flood risk data. This public open house meeting will provide an opportunity for citizens and other stakeholders to see the results of the revised studies and new flood hazard areas, ask questions about the revised studies and the National Flood Insurance Program, and understand the requirements for submitting appeals or comments to the revised studies.  County and municipal employees will be on hand to help residents locate their properties from the flood hazard data and determine their level of flood risk.  Representatives from the North Carolina Floodplain Mapping Program will be available to answer questions about the hazard data update process, flood insurance coverage and floodplain management. 


Residents also can access the flood hazard data online at


NOTE TO EDITORS: For more information on the public meeting, contact: Stacey Fuller, CFM, NCFMP Outreach Planner, 919-825-2315 or Greg Elkins, Bladen County Planning Director at 910-862-6745.


Invitation to Bid

 Project: Bladen County Health Department Entry Addition & Building Renovation

Owner:  Bladen County
PO Box 2350
Elizabethtown, NC 28337 


Sealed BIDS will be received until 4:00 pm on May 23, 2024, at the main conference room of the Bladen County Health Department, 300 Mercer Mill Road, Elizabethtown, NC 28337 for the renovation of the Bladen County Health Department. 

Work shall consist of:

Addition of a 115 ft² entry vestibule

New negative pressure & anti rooms,

Restroom renovations, and other interior modifications as detailed in the construction documents. 

The CONTRACT DOCUMENTS contain the provisions required for the construction of the PROJECT. 

A digital set of drawings, specifications and related documents may be obtained from the office of:

Bladen County Central Operations
272 Smith’s Circle
Elizabethtown, NC 28337
Monday through Friday from 8:30 am until 5:00 pm 

Point of Contact for this project is: Michael “Brandon” Love, AIA at (910)733-6865, or 

 The Point of Contact for Bladen County is: Kip McClary, General Services Manager,, (910)872-6320




Bladen County Solid Waste Hours of Operation for Wards Convenience Site May 2 - May 15, 2024:


Beginning May 2, 2024, the Wards Convenience Site located at 370 N. C. Highway 53 West will be closed for renovations. These renovations shall continue thru May 15, 2024. For residents who would normally utilize this facility, please see below for alternate locations to dispose of household items during this time: 

Transfer Station located at 1522 Mercer Mill Road in Elizabethtown 

Live Oak site located at 13763 N. C. Highway 53 West in White Oak 

Bay Tree site located at 10431 N. C. Highway 41 East in Harrells 




Consolidation of the Tobermory Fire Service District and Tar Heel Fire Service District Requirements Statement  
Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP)  

Please see the updated flyers in both English and Spanish promoting the expansion of the Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) to include all eligible households. 

 English Flyer    Spanish Flyer



The Bladen County Department of Social Services is now accepting Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Non-Medicaid Transportation Contracts (NEMT).  The RFP proposal will run for 30 days and will expire on May 18, 2023.  You may pick up a copy of the (RFP) bid proposal at the Front Desk at the Bladen County Department of Social Services; business hours are Monday – Friday 8:30 am. until 5:00 pm or visit the Bladen County Government website at