The City of Eden is administered by the state government of North Carolina. The city government operates through various departments, including administration, collection and distribution, economic and tourism development, engineering, and parks and recreation. Its human resources department provides information on jobs and assists employees with matters related to health insurance and retirement benefits. The City of Eden s police department provides law enforcement and crime investigation and prevention services. Its department of environmental services water filtration division is responsible for providing safe drinking water to citizens. Incorporated in 1967, the City of Eden also provide fire protection and prevention services for residents.