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Waste Collection

Recycling SymbolMitchell County Convenience Centers and mobile waste collection services are operating under their summer hours.

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Special Session Notice

The Mitchell County Board of Commissioners will hold a Special Session on Monday, June 27, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. in the Commissioner's Conference Room, Administration Building located in Bakersville, NC. The Purpose of the meeting will be to hold a public hearing on the proposed Economic Development Commission allocation in the budget; to consider approving Budget Amendment #2 for FY 15-16; to consider adopting FY 16-17 Budget Ordinance; to discuss the Mitchell County Historical Society's funding request; to consider approving the DOT Construction Agreement; to consider approving the Forest Service Road Resolution; to consider declaring equipment as surplus property; to consider approving a NC DOT Agreement with Mitchell County for Public Body Organizaitons Community Transportation Program - Section 5311; and any other business the Board deems necessary.

Estatoe Mobile Unit Services Suspended May 1

Due to road construction of US 19-E and safety concerns for Mitchell County citizens, the services of the mobile recycling unit at Estatoe will be suspended effective May 1.

Community Health Assessment

The 2015 Mitchell County Community Health Assessment has been released and can be accessed here (PDF file - open with the free Adobe Reader)

2014 County Audit

You can review the 2014 audit for Mitchell County Government (PDF file, requires the free Adobe Reader software).

Pay Taxes Online

Mitchell County residents can pay their property taxes by debit/credit card or by electronic check through our new online tax portal.

PLEASE NOTE: a convenience fee wil be charged by a third-party vendor who is providing the payment service.

To access the new online system, visit mitchell.webtaxpay.com.