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Canton was originally Cherokee Indian Territory. A post office first opened here in 1837 and the community at the time was named Pigeon River.
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  • Applicants sought for Upper Pigeon land conservation project

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    In an effort to protect flood-prone lands, Haywood County is seeking qualified landowners to apply for up to $110,000 in grant funds to cover the cost of land acquisition or working-land conservation easements and related expenses in the Upper Pigeon Rive...
  • Public Comment on Proposed Changes to Animal Control Ordinance

    About Haywood County Government - For Your Information
    The Haywood County Animal Control Department is seeking public comment on proposed changes in Haywood County's Animal Control Ordinance. The proposed changes will be submitted to the Haywood County Board of Commissioners during their regularly-scheduled...
  • Regular Meeting Agenda 050508

    Board of Commissioners - Agendas
    HAYWOOD COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERSAGENDA FORMAY 5, 2008  The Board will meet in the COUNTY COMMISSIONERS’ MEETING ROOM #3451 of the HAYWOOD COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER at 285 N. Main Street, Waynesville beginning at 9:00 a.m.  Citizens must sign up for p...
  • Part-Time EMT-Intermediate or Paramedic Positions

    Departments - HR Job Postings
    HAYWOOD COUNTY Emergency Medical Services is seeking EMT-Intermediate or Paramedic part-time personnel. General Description of Position: This position will provide routine and specialized emergency care. The position is responsible for serving as an EMT-...
  • Parade caps month-long celebration of county veterans

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    A parade featuring vintage military vehicles, a military band, a color guard and as many veterans as possible will be the highlight of a month-long Bicentennial celebration honoring Haywood County men and women who have served in the military.  The parad...
  • Join Healthy Haywood!

    About Haywood County Government - For Your Information
    Healthy Haywood a community-based partnership to improve the health of Haywood County citizens. An award-winning program of the Haywood County Health Department and a certified Healthy Carolinians partnership since 1999, Healthy Haywood currently has fo...
  • Register Now for 2008 Senior Games!

    About Haywood County Government - For Your Information
    Directions to eventsDownload full brochure with calendar and applicationWHO: Haywood County Senior Games are open to all North Carolina seniors who are 55 years of age and better! Participants must be a NC resident for a minimum of three consecutive month...
  • BOCC Regular Meeting Agenda 04-21-08

    Board of Commissioners - Agendas
    HAYWOOD COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERSAGENDA FORAPRIL 21, 2008   The Board will meet in the COUNTY COMMISSIONERS’ MEETING ROOM #3451 of the HAYWOOD COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER at 285 N. Main Street, Waynesville beginning at 5:00 p.m.  Citizens must sign...
  • Notice of Public Hearings

    About Haywood County Government - For Your Information
    The Haywood County Board of Commissioners will hold two public hearings at the beginning of its regularly-scheduled meeting at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, April 21, 2008 in the Commissioners’ Board Meeting Room (Room 3451) in the Haywood County Justice Center,...
  • Community Planning Project

    About Haywood County Government - For Your Information
    On April 7, 2008 the Haywood County Board of Commissioners authorized the following letter to be sent to community clubs, fire departments and other interested citizens and organizations to encourage participation in a community planning pilot project: D...
  • Two convenience centers to close temporarily for paving

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    The Haywood Convenience Centers located on Hwy. 276 in Bethel and Hwy. 276 in the Jonathan Creek area will be closed for a few days over the next two weeks to allow for paving.The Bethel Convenience Center is scheduled to be closed April 15-17. Citizens w...
  • Notice of Public Hearings

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    The Haywood County Board of Commissioners will hold two public hearings at the beginning of its regularly-scheduled meeting  at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, April 21, 2008 in the Commissioners’ Board Meeting Room (Room 3451) in the Haywood County Justice Cente...
  • Maintenance Technician I

    Departments - HR Job Postings
    HAYWOOD COUNTY PUBLIC BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS DEPARTMENT MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN I The purpose of the position is to maintain county buildings, facilities, grounds, and installation of street signs. The position is responsible to assist in the maintenance of...
  • Prenatal and Baby Love Programs2

    Departments - Health Department
    Prenatal and Baby Love programs April is Public Health Month, so we're taking an opportunity to spotlight the many services and programs offered by the Haywood County Health Department. The following article spotlights the Prenatal and Baby Love programs...
  • Heavy Equip Operator/ White Oak Landfill

    Departments - HR Job Postings
    HAYWOOD COUNTY SOLID WASTE DEPARTMENT Heavy Equipment Operator   General Description of Position: The purpose of the class is to operate heavy equipment in support of county operations.  The class is responsible for heavy equipment operations, minor ma...
  • Recycling Truck Driver

    Departments - HR Job Postings
    HAYWOOD COUNTYSOLID WASTE DEPARTMENTRecycling Truck Driver General Description of Position The purpose of the position is to collect and deliver refuse boxes and recyclable materials to designated sites. The position is responsible for transporting refu...
  • Location changed for slope ordinance workshop

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    The Slope Ordinance Workshop planned for Friday, April 11 has been moved from Haywood County Annex II to the banquet room of the temporary county Administration Building located at 81 Elmwood Way in Waynesville. The workshop is scheduled for 8:30 to 11:30...
  • BOCC Regular Meeting Agenda 04-07-08

    Board of Commissioners - Agendas
    HAYWOOD COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERSAGENDA FORAPRIL 7, 2008  The Board will meet in the COUNTY COMMISSIONERS’ MEETING ROOM #3451of the HAYWOOD COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER at 285 N. Main Street, Waynesvillebeginning at 9:00 a.m.  Citizens must sign up for p...
  • Early Voting Begins April 17

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    The opportunity for one stop early voting begins Thursday, April 17 and will continue through Saturday, May 3. However, One-Stop Voting will not be held at the Board of Elections Office this year. Citizens who want to vote early for the May 6 primary...
  • Senior Games Directions 2008

    Departments - Recreation
    Directions to Senior Games VenuesCanton Armory, 71 Penland Street (previous World Gym)From Hwy 19/23 in Canton, turn onto Reed Street. Yield right onto Penland Street. Armory will be on the left just past the football stadium.www.cantonnc.comWaynesville R...