Fire and Emergency Services Department provides fire prevention, emergency operations and EMS services to town residents. The Fire Department is located at 111 S. Fourth Street, Non-Emergecy Phone: 919-934-0696. Emergency Medical Services is located at 109 S. Fourth Street, Non-Emergency Phone: 919-934-2753. For all emergencies, please call 911.

The department provides the following public services:

Fire Prevention
Fire prevention inspections
Pre-fire planning
Construction plans review
Public fire education
Fire alarm systems test
Evacuation & emergency planning
Fire/Arson Investigations

Emergency Operations
Fire suppression
Rescue & extrication
Hazardous Materials Response
High Level Rescue
Water Rescue

EMS Division
Paramedic Level Car Accident / Injury Prevention Education
Advanced Life Support Transport

Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide variety of recreational activities, athletic and non-athletic, for pre-schoolers through senior years. It is located on Buffalo Road near Smithfield Community Park. Phone: 919-934-2148.

Planning Department, located in the Town Hall, includes three Divisions: Planning, Zoning, and Inspections. Planning provides staffing support to a number of standing citizen advisory boards and commissions and to citizen committees that are formed to consider special projects. All building permits and inspections for the Town of Smithfield are processed by the County. Contact Johnston County Building Inspections for more information.

Police Department is located at 110 S. Fifth Street. Phone: 919-934-0223. The department provides police services within the corporate limits of Smithfield and its extraterritorial jurisdiction.

Public Utilities Department is located in the Smithfield Operation Center, 230 Hospital Road. The phone number is 919-934-1688. The department provides electric, water and sewer services. area lighting, meter reading and customer billing to city residents.

Public Works Department is located in the Smithfield Operations Center, 230 Hospital Road. Phone: 919-934-2545.

Sanitation Division
Phone: 919-989-6570
a. Household waste collection & disposal
b. Recyclable collection & disposal

Street Division
Phone: 919-989-6570
a. Yard waste & tree debris collection & mulch disposal
b. Furniture and Appliance collection & disposal
c. Animal carcass pickup and disposal

Appearance Division
Phone: 919-934-2580
a. Design, installation and maintenance of buildings & grounds
b. Landscape and building maintenance contractual services
c. Street signage and markings
d. Lot sales and grave openings and closings – funeral arrangements
e. Maintenance of cemeteries and mausoleum
f. Town Surplus

Drainage Division
Phone: 919-934-1269
a. Mosquito Control
b. Ditch cleaning and drainage issues
c. Plan review for new development
d. Asphalt maintenance and repair
e. Sidewalk maintenance and repair
f. Resurfacing contract and pothole repair.
g. Utility cuts and permits

Fleet Maintenance Division
Phone: 919-934-1811
a. Vehicle and Equipment maintenance
b. Preventive maintenance contracts

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