Community & Business Development

Cynthia Jones
Frederick E. Turnage Municipal Building
331 S. Franklin St.
Rocky Mount, NC 27802-1180

Community & Business Development

The mission of the Department of Community and Business Development is to enhance the quality of life for Rocky Mount's residents by providing accessible, safe, healthy, and affordable housing; creating a sustainable economy with a focus on local, minority and women-owned businesses; and building collaborative networks to provide the necessary training for workforce development.

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Notice of Action Plan Amendment (72Kb PDF)

Amendment to FY2020-2021 Annual Action Plan and FY2018-2021 Consolidated Plan (109Kb PDF)

Note: Housing Rehab Matching Rebate Program closed October 30, 2020.


Cornelia McGee, Community Development Administrator, 972-1178

Kevin Harris, Downtown Development Manager, 972-1101

Jennifer Holmes, Compliance Administrator, 972-1143

Mabel Taylor-Jones, HOME Coordinator, 972-1147

Kendra Silver, Community Development Technician, 972-1357

Loretta Braswell, Part-Time Clerical Assistant, 972-1354

For administrative assistance, please call 252-972-1100.

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Cynthia Jones, Director of Community and Business Development