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Notice of Special Meeting of the Yancey County Board of County Commissioners Scheduled for November 30, 2020

Notice of Special Meeting of the Yancey County Board of County Commissioners Scheduled for November 30, 2020 at 6:00 pm

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Low Income Energy Assistance Program

Do you need help paying your heating bills? The Low Income Energy Assistance Program may be able to help.

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Yancey County Board of Elections Meeting Notice

The Yancey County Board of Elections will hold an in-person meeting to conduct a mandatory state wide recount beginning at 9:00 am on Tuesday, November 24, 2020. The recount will be for the office of Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.

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Reconstruction at Recreation Park

Reconstruction at the Recreation Park that has begun! Please follow saftey precautions.

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Bids for the construction of the East Yancey County Sewer Improvements Phase 2

Bids for the construction of the East Yancey County Sewer Improvements Phase 2 project will be received by East Yancey Water and Sewer District,until 2:00 PM local time on October 13, 2020

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Yancey County Recreation Department Announcement

Yancey County Recreation Department announces all playgrounds will be re-opening Friday, Sept 4, 2020. The Ole Burnsville Gym will be opening as well with a maximum capacity of 25 people.

Yancey County BOE Official Election Notice

Please read the official notice of an election to be conducted in YANCEY County on 11/03/2020. This notice contains a list of all of the ballot measures and federal, State, and local offices this county expects, as of this date, to be on the ballot on the date of the election

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Yancey County BOE Election Information

Important dates and information will be posted on the North Carolina State Board of Elections, the Yancey County Board of Elections page and under the News tab.Please continue to check for the latest information regarding the November 3, 2020 election.

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Final Public Notice - Cane River Park 08-06-2020

Final Public Notice regarding repairs to Cane River Park - Posted August 06, 2020

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Invalid Absentee Ballot Request Forms

Advocacy Group Sends Invalid Absentee Ballot Request Forms to 80,000 Voters

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Daily COVID-19 Numbers

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The COVID-19 North Carolina Dashboard is updated each day at 11:00 am. Check here for current case counts in North Carolina

State of NC COVID-19 Webpage

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The State of  North Carolina COVID-19 Response page has COVID-19 information from across State Government

Yancey County COVID-19 Small Business Relief Loan Fund

The Yancey County COVID-19 Small Business Relief Loan Fund is now open and accepting applications from Yancey County small businesses affected by the COVID-19 health crisis seeking financial assistance in dealing with the negative financial impacts of the pandemic on their businesses.

Funded through the Yancey County Economic Development Commission (EDC) with funds allocated by EDC and funding to be appropriated from Yancey County local governments the Yancey County COVID-19 Small Business Relief Loan Fund is a bridge loan program.

“The Yancey County Economic Development Commission is pleased to be partnering with the MAY Coalition to administer the application process for small businesses applying for assistance through this fund” said Yancey EDC Director Jamie McMahan. “MAY Coalition has a long and distinguished history of working to provide financial assistance to small businesses in our community for many years” added McMahan. “Qualified applicants will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis and will be funded as long as funds remain available for appropriation.”

Small businesses wishing to apply for bridge loans through this program may do so by contacting the MAY Coalition online via the following link:

http://www.maycoalition.org/yancey-covid19-relief-fund.html

COVID-19 Response Fund

Yancey County Establishes COVID-19 Response Fund to Support Non-Profit Organizations During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Details about the initiative to rapidly deploy resources to community-based non-profit organizations in Yancey County can be found in the document below:

COVID-19 Response Fund

Please consider donating to the COVID-19 Response Fund. All donations made to the Yancey County COVID-19 Response Fund are 100% tax deductible and 100% of all donations will be spent to complement the work and expand local capacity to address all aspects of the outbreak as efficiently as possible during this difficult time.

 
The application form  for non-profits is available in two formats shown below:

 NOTE:When completing the Word document fill in the information without altering the format of the original document.

 
Yancey County COVID-19 Response Fund Grant Application Form - Microsoft Word format
 
       

Yancey County COVID-19 Response Fund Grant Application Form - Adobe PDF format

Yancey County Upcoming Events

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Board Minutes

Minutes from Yancey County Board of County Commissioners metings are are posted online after they have been approved by the board
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News and Updates

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Our Location

 Our offices are located in the Yancey County Courthouse on the Burnsville Town Square

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Yancey County Government
110 Town Square
Burnsville, NC 28714