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  • Sherrye Perry, Madison County Delegate, was elected Secretary to the North Carolina Senior Tar Heel Legislature (NCSTHL) at the recent meeting in Raleigh on October 1 and 2, 2019.  Land of Sky Regional Council congratulates Sherrye on her election and swearing in.  We look forward to having her represent our western region in a leadership capacity with NCSTHL. Click here for the full article.

  • Land of Sky is accepting nominations for the Charles H. Campbell Regional Leadership Award, the Robert G. Parrish Intergovernmental Relations Award, and the Robert E. Shepherd Excellence in Local Government Award that will be presented at the December 4 Board Meeting. Click here for more details and the nomination form.

  • Land of Sky Regional Council is seeking a motivated individual to fill a Regional Transportation Planner position. Click here for more details and how to apply.

  • The DRAFT 2020-2024 CEDS is posted for public comment for 30 days.  Please review the link to our new web-based CEDS and please use this feedback form to provide comments. Click here for more information.

  • Congratulations to the 2019 NADO Impact Award recipients! Land of Sky Regional Council received three this year: Building Regional Economic Resilience, Mountain Area Careers, Congestion Management Process (CMP)

  • Foster Grandparent Volunteers participated in a Opioid PSA produced by Buncombe County Government and Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College. The nationwide crisis affects people in every community. - WLOS Story, August 2, 2019

  • As part of the implementation of Land of Sky Regional Council’s Strategic Plan, we are conducting research on issues facing our region, the value of Land of Sky to local governments and regional partners, and ways the Council can help communities seize upon opportunities. We would love to hear what you think. Your feedback will help shape the Council’s future work plans and outreach efforts. The survey should take less than 5 minutes. We really appreciate your input!

  • Land of Sky Regional Council is pleased to launch COGWorks – an initiative to provide learning, training, and networking opportunities around emerging issues in our region’s communities. Please join us as we explore topics ranging from Broadband 101 for Governments, to Finding Middle Ground for Housing to Drones – Highs and Lows. Click here for more details.

  • CONTACTING LAND OF SKY - We have a new phone system and our extensions have changed. You can reach us by calling 828.251.6622, press 1 and enter the new staff extension. For all general calls, please enter extension 1103. Click here for the new staff extension listing.



Meeting / Event Date Time
Workforce Board Meeting November 5, 2019  
LOSRC Executive Committee Meeting December 4, 2019 11:00 am - 12:30pm