To serve you better, we've assembled a list of our residents' most frequently asked questions. If you don't find your answer here, feel free to contact us.

Frequently Asked Questions


When is the library open?

Monday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Tuesday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Wednesday 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Friday 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Second Sunday of Each Month 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

City Hall

What hours is City Hall open?

City Hall is open from 8:00 am - 4:30 pm daily.


When are the City Council meetings?

City Council meetings are held on the second Monday of each month at 5:00PM at Hampton City Hall.

Application Process

I am interested in applying for a job with the City Of Hampton, what do I do?

You will need to fill out an application if available.  Please ensure you meet the qualifications for the position you wish to be considered for.  If you would like to include a resume, simply attach it to the completed application. You may mail or drop off the application at City Hall.  Interviews will be scheduled accordingly.

Does the City Of Hampton hire part time employees?

Yes, we do hire part time employees.  Availability of these positions will be posted here when available.

Sanitation & Recycling

When are the garbage collection days for my street?

Remember, observed holidays will alter the normal routine. For specific questions related to trash collection, please call (870) 798-4818.

Water Utilities

How much is a water deposit?

Water/Sewer meter deposits for residents are $150.00 and $175.00 for a business or commercial property.

How could I have used this much water?

You may not have - the numbers on your meter may have been transposed or hard to read. You could possibly have a leaky toilet or faucet that's difficult to detect. Just call the office and we'll work with you to solve the problem.

What do I do if I am experiencing low pressure?

Check your meter and the surrounding area for possible leaks. Next, call our office and report low pressure for your area.

Why do I have a previous balance when I know I sent in my payment?

We may have received it after the due date or we may not have received it at all. Call our office and we will help you solve the problem.

Why is my water discolored?

A repair could have been completed recently allowing air to enter the line, causing the milky look.

When will my water be disconnected if my bill isn't paid on time?

Water utilities not paid by the 10th of the month will be charged a 10% late fee. If payments are not received by the 20th of the month, water utilities will be subject to  disconnect and charged a $35.00 service fee. The customers deposit will then be applied against the bill with any remaining monies of the deposit returned to the customer.

New Resident Resources

How do I sign up to receive Alerts and News & Notices?

Simply click the "Sign Up for Alerts" button located ……fill out the brief form with your preferred contact information and click submit

Where do I go to vote?

All City elections are conducted by the City Of Hampton please visit the elections page for locations and upcoming election information.