Welcome to the Town of Jamestown, NC


Our Mission Statement

The Town of Jamestown will provide excellent services through the departments of administration, finance, public services, parks and recreation, planning, along with maintaining good contacts for both fire and police protection. Click here to view the Town Vision Statement.

Whether you already call Jamestown home, or are relocating or visiting, you will find that Jamestown is rich with history and small town charm.

Founded in 1816 and named for Quaker James Mendenhall, Jamestown is nestled within minutes of the bustling Triad. Our quaint restaurants, desirable shops, welcoming neighborhoods, and involved citizens make our town one of the South’s gems. The Town is a full service community that consists of approximately 3.0 square miles with a growing population located in southwestern Guilford County. Here you will find the charm of a community full of friendly faces and a helping hand, complemented by the amenities that a larger city has to offer.

A strong sense of community, quality of life, neighborhood schools, parks (Jamestown Park and Golf Course ,Wrenn Miller Park, Gibson Park, and Ragsdale Family Y) and proximity to major employers are some of the reasons why many have chosen to call Jamestown home.

Thanks to our community’s dedication to preservation and restoration and our ever-expanding pedestrian walkways, Jamestown’s distinctive curbside appeal ensures that generations to come will enjoy walking with history.

Jamestown is known for protecting and enhancing our natural, cultural and historic resources, and is home to many treasured historical sites, including the Mendenhall Homeplace and Jamestown Public Library, which is the neoclassical centerpiece of Main Street. Visit Town Hall at 301 E. Main Street Monday - Friday (excluding holidays) from 8:30am until 5:00pm.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)





WR Martin was commissioned by the Town of Jamestown to create Water and Sewer System Development Fees (SDF) considering current data so they comply with North Carolina House Bill 436 (HB 436). The bill was ratified to address fee inconsistencies among public providers

including calculation methodologies and implementation. The new law provides specific guidelines that public water and sewer providers must follow to charge SDFs effective October 1, 2017. The law also provides a grace period through July 1, 2018 for public providers to create or update fees in accordance with the new procedures and conditions.


A Copy of the report may be viewed here.


Upon receiveing SDF calculations, the Town is required by HB 436 to adhere to the following procedures:


* PUBLIC COMMENT - The Town must allow for public comment on the Analysis. The public comment period must last for at least 45 days. The fee sent out for comment is as prepared by the professional, not the governing board. Likewise, the fee preparer of the anaylsis considers the public comment, not the governing board.

If you wish to submit public comment on this issue, please click here to email Town officials with your comments which will be recorded for presentation to the Town Council at their regular meeting on May 15, 2018.

* PUBLIC HEARING - The Town must conduct a public hearing after the comment period. After the public hearing, the professional determines if any modifications are required. The Town Council will consider this issue at a public hearing at the May 15, 2018 regular Council meeting.

ADOPTION - After the consideration of comments, the fee must be adopted by the governing board at a later date. The fee msut be adopted by resolution or ordinance and published in the Town's annual budget ordinance. the Town plans to adopt the resolution at the regular Town Council Meeting on June 19, 2018.





The Town of Jamestown desires to engage qualified private engineering firms (PEF) to provide planning and design services for the construction of a sidewalk. Click here for complete details. The issue date is March 1, 2018. The deadline is April 2, 2018 at 5pm. Letters may be submitted electronically to Matthew Johnson at mjohnson@jamestown-nc.gov or by mail or hand delivered to


                    Matthew Johnson

                    Town of Jamestown

                    PO Box 848

                    301 E Main St

                    Jamestown, NC  27282


For questions, contact Matthew Johnson at 336.454.1138 or mjohnson@jamestown-nc.gov.






The Town of Jamestown is looking for volunteers to serve on its Citizens Advisory Boards and Committees. There are currently vacancies  for a Planning Board Alternate and an ETJ Planning Board Alternate. Click here for the Application form. We encourage anyone interested in serving the Town to apply. Contact Katie McBride, Town Clerk, with questions at 336.454.1138.



















Community Calendar
Downtown Parking Map
In an effort to assist visitors and citizens in finding public parking, the Town is publishing a map showing where public parking spaces are located.  The map is available for download here or to view google maps, click here.  However, if you have specific questions, please call Town Hall at 454-1138.
Water Preventative Maintenance
Beginning on March 5, local municipalities will conduct a routine water quality preventative maintenance program. Greensboro, Archdale, Burlington, High point, Jamestown, Randleman, Reidsville and the Piedmont Triad Regional Water Authority. Questions may be directed to Paul Blanchard at pblanchard@jamestown-nc.gov.
Board of Adjustment Meeting
The Jamestown Board of Adjustment will meet on Monday, March 26 at 6:30 in the Council Chambers. Click here to view the packet. Everyone is welcome.
Sam Wilson Reception
Sam Wilson of the Public Services Department will be retiring from the Town with 20 years of service. There will be a reception honoring Sam on Wednesday, March 28 from 2-4pm. Everyone is welcome to come wish Sam a fond farewell.
Town Hall Closed
Town Hall will be closed on March 30 for Good Friday. There will be NO GARBAGE pickup.
Planning Board Meeting
The Jamestown Planning Board will meet on Monday, April 9 at 6:30 in the Council Chambers. Click here to view the meeting packet. There will be a Public Hearing at this meeting. Everyone is welcome.
Regional Board Workshop
The public will take notice that several elected officials on Town Council and appointed officials on the Planning Board will be attending a board workshop with Town Hall staff. The 2018 Regional Board Workshop for Planning and Development Regulation is taking place on April 10, 2018 from 1:00-4:30 pm. The location of the workshop is as follows: Piedmont Triad Regional Council, 1398 Carrollton Crossing Drive, Kernersville, NC 27284.
Jamestown Town Council
The Jamestown Town Council will meet on Tuesday, March 20 at 6:30 in the Council Chambers. Everyone is welcome.
Memorial Day Parade
The Jamestown Lions Club and the Jamestown Veterans Committee will once again sponsor the Memorial Day Parade. The parade will be on May 20 at 2:30pm. Click here for the parade application. For questions, contact Judy Faircloth at nfaircloth@northstate.net.
Urban Archery
The Town of Jamestown participates in the Urban Archery hunting season.  The intention of this season is to reduce urban deer populations by permitting archery hunting during the extended season.  It does not obligate landowners to allow hunting on their property, nor does it eliminate the ethical requirement for hunters to obtain permission from landowners.  Information on the timing of the hunting season may be obtained from the NC Wildlife Resources Commission here

In Jamestown, hunting is only permitted on parcels which are larger than 5 acres.  A map showing eligible hunting areas may be viewed here.  A copy of the ordinance specific to Jamestown may be viewed here.  For specific questions, please contact Matthew Johnson, Director of Planning at 336-454-1138 or mjohnson@jamestown-nc.gov.  

Guilford County Animal Control
Guilford County Animal Control issues monthly reports on dispatches and services. To view the reports, click here.
Wrenn-Miller Park
Commemorative bricks and limestone pavers are still available for Wrenn-Miller Park. For more information on the Park, click here. Pictures of the Park Dedication can be viewed on the Facebook (courtesy of Katherine Stamey).
Current Newsletter
Click here for a copy of the Current Newsletter.

Old Jamestown School - Town Library





Utility customers can now pay online through the Town website. You will need to know the account WEB ID located on the left side of the utility bill and the last name on the account. There is NO convenience fee to pay online. Once you have established a user name and password, you may also view your history. Click here to access online payment. For detailed instructions to sign up for e-bill, click here. A new option is to pay by phone. In order to pay by phone, you must have your WEB ID and dial 855.768.4818.





If you have items or pets which have been lost or found, the Town is now providing a page on the website to post notices. To have a notice posted, please contact Sharen Apple at Town Hall (454-1138) or by email. Notices will be posted once on Facebook and for 30 days on the Town website. Pictures may be included.





The Town of Jamestown is proud to offer the citizens of Jamestown the ability to give a gift in honor or memory of someone special. Included in the price of select items will be a commemorative plaque as well as installation of the item by the Town of Jamestown staff. As Town funds are available for matching, the Town Council will accept all such gifts donated under this program and established donation policy. In the event that a donor wishes to assume all of the costs of an approved item, the Town will accept the full donation.

Jamestown Park has unique sponsorship opportunities available for signage on the golf course, along East Fork Road, and on the golf carts! For more information, please contact Town Hall or the Golf Course staff at (336) 454-4912.

Ball field banners available

Items are available to be placed along Main St. in conjunction with the Streetscape Project, in Wrenn Miller Park, and Jamestown Park. If you are interested in sponsoring items from benches to trees, please contact Town Hall at (336) 454-1138

Additional sponsorships are available with the recreation department. For more information, click here.



Jamestown Park Golf Course
Mary Perry Ragsdale YMCA
Jamestown Business Association
Jamestown Public Library
Jamestown Soccer Club
Guilford County Environmental Services
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