252-536-4836
townclerk@historicweldonnc.com
109 Washington Ave, Weldon, NC 27890

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The Town of Weldon owns & operates a 2.0 Million Gallons per Day (MGD) conventional surface water treatment plant. The Town utilizes the Roanoke River as our water source. The original Water Treatment Plant was built in the late 1800’s with the existing building erected in the early to mid 1930’s. The last major upgrade to the plant was in 1980.

The Town has 1.4 Million Gallons (MG) of potable water storage consisting of one (1) 0.5 MG and one (1) 0.4 MG elevated water tanks and one (1) 0.5 MG in-ground clearwell.

The Town presently provides potable water to the residents of Weldon as well as residents of Halifax and Northampton Counties.

The Town provides raw untreated and potable water to the Roanoke Valley Energy Facility. The facility utilizes the water to produce steam and electricity.

The Town employs five (5) certified surface water treatment plant operators with a combined 48 years of experience.

Reports

For conservation tips, visit www.ncwater.org.

2017 Tournament Winners

Winners from the 2017 Catfish Challenge

Adults

1st Place….Chris Thacker...............33.7 lbs....$136.00 (Littleton)
2nd Place…Arch Harrell.................25.8 lbs....$ 64.00 (Jackson)
3rd Place…Ashley Thacker.............24.9 lbs….$ 40.00 (Littleton)
Winner of heaviest Catfish…..Chris Thacker…19.1lbs…$70.00

Guppy

1st Place…Jacob Thacker..........9.2 lbs....Trophy (Littleton)
2nd Place…Luke Thacker………….6.8 lbs….Trophy (Littleton)
Winner of heaviest Catfish……Jacob Thacker….5.9lbs....$10.00

2017 Shad Shootout! Winners

1st. Place winner, Lee Cannady....4.1lbs.
Julia Meacham, Mayor of Weldon
2nd. Place winner, Dewey Ott.........3.3lbs.
Jay Barrett, Tournament Weigh Master
Not pictured, 3rd. Place winner, Wright Medlin...2.8lbs.
Winner of heaviest Hickory Shad was Lee Cannady .....2.3lbs.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

About Us

Visit Historic Weldon, “Rockfish Capital of the World” and discover our rich history of the Wilmington and Weldon Railroad; the Confederate cemetery, the Roanoke Canal Trail and see the amazing Chockoyotte Creek Aqueduct. Walk through Weldon’s National Register Historic District ... Read more