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Update your Contact Information with Jamestown

By , Jan 28, 2022
Filed Under 2022

In order to update the Town of Jamestown's automated call system, please use the link provided or call Town Hall (336-454-1138) to ensure we have your most up-to-date contact information. The call system will be used to inform residents of unexpected changes in service. Please visit and complete the form to update your information.

Oakdale Rd Detour

By , Jan 12, 2022
Filed Under 2022

Oakdale Rd traffic will have a detour starting on Friday, January 14, 2022. This new detour should remain in place for approximately a year while the contractor builds a bridge over the new Jamestown Bypass. Traffic will detour over the temporary road next to the existing road.

Oakdale Rd Detour

Town Manager Search

By , Oct 06, 2021
Filed Under 2021

The Town of Jamestown has selected the new Town Manager. Matthew Johnson will officially become Town Manager as of January 29, 2022.

Volunteers Needed

By , Apr 15, 2021
Filed Under 2021

The Town is seeking volunteers to serve on several boards and committees such as the Parks and Recreation Committee and the Planning Board. If you are interested, please contact Katie Weiner, Town Clerk, at or 336.454.1138. Click here to view the application form.

2021 Resurfacing Contract

By , Feb 23, 2021
Filed Under Bids

2020-2021  Resurfacing Contract bid documents are available. To receive an electronic version, contact Paul Blanchard at There is a $50 fee refundable to bidders for documents.

COVID vaccinations

By , Jan 08, 2021
Filed Under 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Now Available to ALL Guilford County Adults


Guilford County has begun scheduling COVID-19 vaccinations for all adults as of April 7, 2021. Town staff has no information other than what the County has posted. Please click here to view the County information. Questions should be directed to the County Health Department.

AARP Livability Team

By , Dec 16, 2020
Filed Under 2020

The Town Council has elected to participate in the AARP Livable Communities program. The goal of this initiative is to provide feedback to the Council regarding ways to make our community more accessible for aging adults. Additionally, team members are expected to be advocates for positive change for improving livability for all citizens. There are several goals that this team will focus on:


1) Helping citizens feel safe in the community.

2) Participating in community activities.

3) Having access to safe, appropriate, and affordable housing and transportation.

4) Having access to recreational opportunities and health services.

5) Knowing what services and activities are available and have access to information.

6) Being active, vital contributors to the economic, civic, and social life of the community.


A job description for the Livability Team may be found here.

To apply for the team, contact Katie Weiner, Town Clerk at 336.454.1138 or


Comprehensive Plan

By , Oct 07, 2020
Filed Under 2020

The comprehensive plan, also known as a general plan, master plan or land-use plan, is a document designed to guide the future actions of a community. It presents a vision for the future, with long-range goals and objectives for all activities that affect the local government.


To see what is happening with the Comprehensive Plan click

Johnson Property Rezoning Documents

By , Aug 11, 2020
Filed Under 2020

Due to several requests from residents, the Town is providing documents related to the Johnson Property Rezoning available together for easy reference. As other documents are created, they will be added to this entry.

Castleton Village Update November 2020

Castleton Village Traffic Impact Analysis

8/10/2020 Planning Board Packet

8/24/2020 Planning Board Packet

9/14/2020 Powerpoint Presentation


Questions may be directed to Matthew Johnson, Planning Director at or 336.454.1138.

Planned Unit Development

By , Jun 17, 2020
Filed Under 2020

Benchmark Corp and the Planning Department presented the Planned Unit Development at the June 16, 2020 Town Council meeting. Click here to view the presentation. The Town Council did approve the plan.