Bladen County, North Carolina
The "Mother of Counties"
Learning About Bladen County
The Interesting Government of Our County
Why Come To Our County?
The Town of Elizabethtown, the County Seat of Bladen County
Government Within Elizabethtown
The town of Elizabethtown was founded in 1773 as the county seat of Bladen County. It is governed by mayor Sylvia Campbell and 6 town council members. Elections for town council and the Mayor occur in staggered terms with terms of 4 years. Town council meets on the first Monday of every month at 7:00 p.m., unless a scheduled meeting falls on a holiday. The council hired town manager Eddie Madden to be responsible for the coordination and oversight of all town-delivered services. He works in the Municipal Administration Building which is located on 805 West Broad Street, Elizabethtown, NC 28337.