Departments

  1. Budget & Evaluation

    The Budget staff works to enhance City Management and City Council decision-making by preparing the City of High Point Operating Budget and Capital Improvement Budget within the general statutes of the State of North Carolina.

  2. City Clerk

    The City Clerk is appointed by the City Council and is responsible for recording and maintaining all official actions, meetings and records of the City Council.

  3. City Manager

    The City Manager is responsible to the Mayor and City Council for providing the executive leadership and organizational support necessary for achieving and realizing the city's vision.

  4. Communications & Public Engagement

    Communications & Public Engagement is a department fin the City of High Point.

  5. Community Development & Housing

    The City of High Point's Community Development & Housing Department is committed to providing the highest level of service and a broad range of opportunities to its customers.

  6. Customer Service

    Our department assists you with all city services, excluding Police and Fire.

  7. Economic Development Corporation

    The High Point Economic Development Corporation staff is committed to helping you relocate to or expand your business in the city.

  8. Electric Utilities

    The City of High Point Electric Utilities Department was founded in 1893, over 30 years before the local investor owned utilities and co-operatives in our state.

  9. Engineering Services

    The Engineering Services mission is to help create a safe and livable community by providing centralized, in-house professional engineering services to other City departments. With honesty and accessibility, we advise and inform citizens about City Policy.

  10. Financial Services

    The Financial Services Department maintains the City's overall financial stability through sound financial planning and management.

  11. Fire

    The members of the High Point Fire Department are dedicated to provide the highest quality of professionalism, to protect the lives and property of the citizens and visitors of High Point through education, prevention and mitigation of emergencies.

  12. Fleet Services

    The Fleet Services Department is responsible for providing all city departments with a fleet of equipment that is maintained in such a way as to enable them to perform their duties in a timely manner.

  13. Geographic Information Service (GIS)

    GIS is responsible for the development and administration of the City’s baseline digital spatial databases and for providing state-of-the-art mapping and data services to City departments, citizens, local governments, and businesses.

  14. High Point 911

    We are a team of professional Telecommunicators who are dedicated to combining Technology, Training, and Compassion to provide our citizens and visitors to our city with the highest quality of service possible.

  15. Human Resources

    It is the mission of the Human Resources Department to provide services that promote a work environment characterized by fair treatment of staff, open communications, personal accountability, trust and mutual respect.

  16. Information Technology Services

    The City of High Point’s Information Technology Service (ITS) Department is composed of three major groups providing multifaceted service both to internal users as well as public entities.

  17. Library

    Access the High Point Public Library's online resource.

  18. Museum

    The High Point Museum is dedicated to sharing Greater High Point’s history, exploring the power of memory, providing perspective for current issues, and strengthening the sense of community.

  19. Parks & Recreation

    The City of High Point strives to provide passive and active recreation services, parks and facilities that enrich the lives of all residents and promote opportunities for healthy lifestyles.

  20. Planning & Development

    The city of High Point's vision is to become the single most livable, safe and prosperous community in America. We, in the Planning and Development Department, perceive our role as shaping a more livable community, which is the core of our mission.

  21. Police

    The Police Department coordinates the public safety efforts of the City.

  22. Public Services

    It is the responsibility of the Public Services Department to conserve and maintain the City's investment in its infrastructure so that we may realize the maximum possible benefit of its intended purpose.

  23. Theatre

    The High Point Theatre is located within the International Home Furnishings Center at the corner of East Commerce Avenue and South Hamilton Street, the heart of downtown High Point. It is one of the finest stage and gallery spaces in the Southeast.

  24. Transportation

    Welcome to the City of High Point Department of Transportation where we provide a safe, economical and environmentally sensitive means of moving people and goods through an accessible transportation network which serves the best interests of High Point.

  25. Transit

    High Point Transportation System is the publicly owned and operated public transportation system for the City of High Point.