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June 19, 2017
The Avery County Economic Development Committee will meet the last Monday of each month at 5:00 p.m. in the Commissioners Board Room, Avery County Administrative Complex, 175 Linville Street, Newland, NC 28657
May 24, 2017
Please be advised that the proposed FY 2017-2018 Budget for Avery County is available for public inspection in the Office of the Clerk to the Board of Commissioners, Room 219, Avery County Administrative Complex, 175 Linville Street, Newland, NC.  Office Hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. €“ 4:30 p.m.
April 17, 2017
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Thank you for your interest in our county! Avery County, created in 1911, is nestled in the majesty of the Appalachian Mountains, the oldest mountain chain in the world! Avery County also has the highest elevation of any county seat located east of the Rocky Mountains, with areas reaching 5500 feet above sea level.

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