The City of Hamlet employs the Council-Manager form of government with its residents and businesses benefiting from a wide range of municipal services.
City Council Members
Front Row left to right: Council Member Tony Clewis, Mayor William E. Bayless, Council Member Eddie R. Martin.
Back Row left to right: Council Member Pat Preslar, Mayor Pro-Tem/Council Member Johnathan Buie, Council Member Jesse McQueen.
The Hamlet City Council meets regularly on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. All persons are invited to attend. The functions of the City are handled through the City Manager’s Office or through one of many Departments.
|Marchell David||City Manager|
|Tammy Kirkley||City Clerk|
|Zachary Garner||Information Technology|
|Jill Dickens||Finance Officer|
|Gail Wise||Tax Collector|
|Amery Griffin||Police Chief|
|David Knight||Fire Chief|
|Parks & Recreation||910-582-7998|
|Public Works Director||910-582-7987|
|Billy Stubbs - Director||Sanitation, Leaf & Limb|
|Benny Billingsley||Water Distribution, Streets & Hwys|
|Ernie Billingsley||Water Collections|
|Water Treatment Plant||910-582-1117|
|Buildings & Maintenance||910-582-0603|
|Doc Sylvain||B&M Director|
|Hamlet Depot & Museums||910-582-0603|
|Miranda Chavis||Museum Manager/Downtown COORD|
The Hamlet Police Department provides protection to the people of Hamlet. The department is made up of state certified officers and other staff are trained in Criminal Information Computer Operations, firearm instruction and police training.
The Hamlet Fire and Rescue Department serves the city as well as the surrounding area. The department is staffed with certified fire fighters and volunteer personnel, all of whom hold special certification as EMT/ Paramedics. In addition, certified instructors provide fire and rescue equipment, a ladder and telesquirt truck and fully operational emergency response vehicles.
The City employs over 80 persons, each of whom is committed to offering the very best level of service.