The Town of Grifton operates under the Council-Manager form of government. The Town Manager oversees the day to day activities of the Town under the supervision of a separately elected mayor and five commissioners elected to four year staggered terms.


mayorjacksonWe are justifiably proud of our Town, and this Website will help us to share some of the highlights of our beautiful Town with many more people, both locally, across the State, and around the globe.

This Website will inform visitors to our site about the Town and its heritage, Town services, policies and activities, business development, coming events, and much, much more. It will assist with inquiries and provide another important interface to Town services and staff.

Thank you for visiting our Website – we hope you will return regularly.

Mayor Billy Ray Jackson

Mary Grace Bright
Mary Grace Bright
Mike Coles
Mike Coles

William K. Barnes, Jr.
William K. Barnes, Jr.

Johnny Craft

Raymond Oakes


The Town of Grifton offers a drive through drop box located on Brooks Alley for convenient utility bill payment and a drop box located at the front door entrance on Queen Street.


PO Box 579
528 Queen Street
Grifton, NC 28530

Phone: (252) 524-5168



The Town Manager is responsible for the day to day operations of the Town. These duties include acting as the Utilities Director, Planning/Zoning and Code Enforcement Officer, and oversight of daily financial matters.  The Town Manager executes policies adopted by the Board of Commissioners and operates under authority given by North Carolina General Statutes (Chapter 160A-148).


The Administration Department for the Town of Grifton consists of three individuals:

  • Joe Albright, Town Manager
  • Angel Hudson, Town Clerk and Utility Billing Supervisor
  • Pam Ingle, Assistant Town Clerk and Tax Collector

Make sure to take a look at the Town of Grifton on Facebook for all the latest job posts.

You can download the application to apply with the town from the link below...


Download the fee schedule from the link below...


Download the budget for the town from the link below...

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