Public Utility Department

The Town of Pinetops Public Utility Department is responsible for providing water, sewer, garbage, recycling and electric services in Pinetops.  The Town operates four (4) wells, a wastewater reclamation plant, and provides once per week garbage and recycling collections.  Electric is provided with a contract with the City of Wilson, however Pinetops owns and maintains all distribution lines to Pinetops citizens and businesses.

Please report any utility problems!  Call 252.827.4435 as soon as possible.  The problem that you are experiencing may not be confined only to your location.

Services available via the Utility Department:

  • Utility Connection
  • Notary  
  • Permits -  Local Business / Building Permits

Contact 252.827.4435 additional information.

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm

**Closed for all Federal Holidays

Police & Fire

The Town of Pinetops offers 24/7 Police & Fire services.

The Police Department provides law enforcement services throughout the Town of Pinetops.   The Police Department includes the Chief and all officers.  The Police Chief and Utility Director report to the Administrators.  The Department works closely with the Edgecombe County Sheriff's Department to provide 24 hour law enforcement protection to the citizens of Pinetops. 

Pinetops Police Department
101 East Hamlet Street
Pinetops, NC 27864
If you have an emergency and need immediate Police, Fire or Rescue assistance:  please call 911.
If you are not in immediate danger: please dial 252.827.5014