Category: Town Manager

Town Manager Awarded Contract 647% Higher Than Town’s Median Income
Town Council, Latest

Town Manager Awarded Contract 647% Higher Than Town’s Median Income

The Town of Rocky Mount announced Robert J. Wood as its newest town manager. Wood will replace James Ervin, who is retiring after 14 years ... Read More

Harvester Scheme Drains Taxpayers
The Harvester, Town Attorney

Harvester Scheme Drains Taxpayers

By the time the doors of The Harvester Performance Center opened in April of 2014, the Rocky Mount Town Council had sunk $4,000,000 into the ... Read More

Crime is Soaring in Rocky Mount
Chief Ken Criner, Rocky Mount Police Department

Crime is Soaring in Rocky Mount

Hold on to your hats...actually, your hats and your wallets— Brooklyn, NY is safer than Rocky Mount, Virginia, so is Atlanta, Los Angeles, Chicago, and ... Read More

Town Manager Above The Law While 45 Others Are Cited
Town Council, Town Manager

Town Manager Above The Law While 45 Others Are Cited

Assistant Town Manger & Community Development Director Mark W. Moore The Town of Rocky Mount has an ordinance regarding weeds and trash abatement. That ordinance ... Read More

Town Official Gives Himself Massive Raise Despite Salary Freeze
Town Council, Town Manager

Town Official Gives Himself Massive Raise Despite Salary Freeze

2020 was a tough year. Everyone has been forced to tighten their belts. Well, almost everyone. Town of Rocky Mount, Virginia Town Manager James Ervin, ... Read More