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Yancey County Announces New Alert System Smart 911

Yancey County Announces New Alert System Smart 911 to Keep Community Informed During Emergency Situations

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Request For Bids Cane River Park

Yancey County is accepting bids to provide the County with construction services for the repair/renovation of Cane River Park.

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Board of Commissioners Resolution Concerning Meeting Schedule

Board of Commissioners Issue a Resolution Concerning Meeting Schedule and 2021 Holiday Schedule

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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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Reconstruction at Recreation Park

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

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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

Yancey County Health Department COVID 19 Vaccine Forms

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In order to make the vaccination process flow more efficiently, please complete the forms listed above prior to arriving at the Health Department for a COVID vaccine.

Smart 911

 smart911Every Yancey County resident is encouraged to register with the Smart 911 system.  Alerts powered by Smart911 is the official emergency notification system used by Yancey County Emergency Management to communicate with community residents during emergencies. Sign up now to receive free alerts via text message, email, and/or voice message. Click theSmart 911 logo to register for updates.

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

Check here for the latest updates and information
 

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