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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Notice of Special Meeting - BOC Work Session at HHS RE Proposed Detention Center Expansion 2-26-24

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING OF THE HAYWOOD COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

Work Session to Discuss the Proposed Detention Center Expansion Project

Monday, February 26, 2024 at 2 pm, Haywood County Health and Human Services, Training Room 102

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Haywood County, NC Announces Appointment of New Recreation Director

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Haywood County, NC – February 13, 2024 – Haywood County is pleased to announce the appointment of Elizabeth (Elli) Flagg as the new Recreation Director for Haywood County, effective February 19th, 2024. 

Elli brings with her a wealth of e...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

HC Commissioners seeking applicant for an active farmer on the Haywood County Planning Board

The Haywood County Commissioners are seeking an individual actively involved in farming to serve on the Haywood County Planning Board.  All applicants must be a Haywood County resident. The selected candidate will be serving a three-year term upo...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

HC Commissioners seeking applicant to serve on the Haywood County Planning Board

The Haywood County Commissioners are seeking applicants to fulfill one vacancy on the Haywood County Planning Board. All applicants must be Haywood County residents. The positions will be starting a three-year term upon appointment. More information about...

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Posted on: January 2, 2024

NEW BUILDING INSPECTION REQUEST PROCEDURE

In preparation for the launch of our new electronic portal, effective immediately, the General Contractor listed on the permit will be required to call in ALL inspection requests for the permit.

Manufactured Home inspections must be called in by the projec...

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Posted on: November 16, 2023

Medicaid Expansion in NC

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Starting Dec. 1, 2023, Medicaid is expanding in NC. Now, more folks aged 19-64 can qualify, regardless of previous eligibility. 

Medicaid covers doctor visits, hospital stays, maternity care, prescriptions, and more – often at little or ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2023

Low Income Energy Assistance (LIEAP)

Low Income Energy Assistance (LIEAP)

The Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) is a federally-funded program that provides for a one-time vendor payment to help eligible households pay their heating bills.

Households including a person aged 60 or older or disabled per...

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Efforts are underway to restore the waterways in Haywood County

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Efforts are underway to restore the waterways in Haywood County, which suffered the effects of Tropical Storm Fred. The Emergency Watershed Protection Debris Removal Program is now in operation in the areas of East Fork of the Pigeon River and Hominy Cree...
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Posted on: December 11, 2023

Haywood County Earns Top Honor for Outstanding Financial Reporting

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Haywood County has been recognized with the prestigious Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA). The county's commitment to clear and c...

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Posted on: October 17, 2023

N.C. Office of Recovery and Resiliency partners with Haywood County for affordable housing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Oct. 17, 2023

Contact: Janet Kelly-Scholle

Phone: 984-302-0034

 N.C. Office of Recovery and Resiliency partners with Haywood County for affordable housing

Funding to replenish housing lost to Tropical Storm Fred

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Posted on: May 24, 2023

Final whistle blows at Pactiv Evergreen mill.

Citizens from around the region gathered in Canton on Wednesday, May 24th at 12:00PM, to listen one last time to the steam powered whistle at the Pactiv Evergreen paper mill. Employees can be seen lining the rooftops of several buildings paying homage to ...

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Posted on: February 10, 2023

Register of Deeds featured in video

Honorable Sherri Rogers, Register of Deeds was featured in a UNC School of Government video describing the duties of her office.

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