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City of Oxford COVID-19 Response *Please Read*

As the number of cases of COVID-19 rises in North Carolina, the City of Oxford is making the health and safety of our citizens and employees a priority.  The City is closely monitoring the situation and taking the necessary precautions to maintain a safe workplace and community.

City of Oxford Facilities Closed to the Public

 Effective March 31, 2020, City of Oxford facilities will be closed to the public.

  • If you need to speak with an employee in person, please make an appointment and arrangements will be made to accommodate.
  • Pay utility bills using one of the following methods:

-  Online at

-  By phone at 833-259-4017

-  By mail to PO Box 506 Oxford, NC 27565

-  By Utilizing the drop box outside of City Hall

-  There will also be a new walk-up and pay on the outside of City Hall by  Friday, March 20, 2020. The hours of operation will be 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.

  • Maintain 'social distancing' of 6 feet from other people when possible, as recommended by the CDC.

What we Are Doing to Help Citizens

 The City of Oxford will postpone utility disconnections for non-payment and waive transaction fees that are associated with online/bank payments for City utilities, including late fees.

 Keep in mind, that even though the water will not be disconnected for non-payment during the next 30 days, you are still responsible for your account balance and any water used during this suspension time.

 Closings, Cancellations, and Postponements

 - The City of Oxford Parks & Recreation Department is suspending all programs, including activities in Hix Gym and Public Works Meeting Room, until further notice. 

 - Facility rentals through April 30, 2020, will be canceled, renters will receive a full refund or may reschedule for a future date.

 - 2020 Easter Egg Hunt

 - Spring Break Camp

 - Spring Break Lego Camp

Volleyball and Baseball Registration will continue through Friday, March 20, 2020, the season will be postponed for two weeks, and we will re-evaluate at that time. 

If you have any questions, please call City Hall, 919-603-1100, and watch our website for updates as they become available.