FAQs: Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a permit to burn brush?


Burning permits are not required in the Town of Murphy, but residents are encouraged to obtain burning permits.

What are the business hours for Town Hall?


Monday through Thursday

7:00 am - 12:00 pm
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

What can I do at Murphy's Public Library?


Far more than you might realize. Murphy's public library offers free book and DVD rentals, computer services, reading programs for children, and so much more. Murphy Public Library is located at 9 Blumenthal Street, Murphy, NC 28906; The library is located right next to city hall. 

Regional Library System
State Library of North Carolina

What Murphy-area activities can I participate in?


So much! Numerous outdoor activities, restaurants and shops, an historic movie theater, a pool and wellness center, an historical museum, and so much more. 

What transportation services are offered by the Town?


Cherokee County operates a transit system in an effort to provide affordable transportation services for all residents of Cherokee County. View transit system fee schedule and other information  

Their contact information is 828-837-1789.

Operating hours are Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.