Community Development


The Community Development division provides housing and economic development opportunities to Rocky Mount and Twin Counties residents. We support improvements to owner occupied homes, development of affordable rental units, job training, youth development, and much more. Contact us at (252) 972-1100.

  • NOTICE: Amended Citizen Participation Plan on Public Display, October 28 - November 11, 2017 

Full Public Notice - English
Full Public Notice - Spanish  

  • NOTICE: Draft Assessment of Fair Housing on Public Display, November 9 - December 9, 2017 

Full Public Notice - English
Full Public Notice - Spanish

Current Documents of Interest

City of Rocky Mount & Down East HOME Consortium DRAFT Citizen Participation Plan

City of Rocky Mount & Down East HOME Consortium DRAFT Assessment of Fair Housing


Kellianne Davis
Community Development Manager
Phone: 252-972-1178

Forrest Melvin
Community Development Planner 
Phone: 252-972-1101

HOME Coordinator
Phone: 252-972-1145

Community Development Technician
Phone: 252-972-1100

Gary Lynch
Community Development Housing Specialist
Phone: 252-972-1106