General responsibility of county government. Sets local property tax rates and adopts county budget. Passes ordinances, resolutions and orders to establish county policies. Clerk to the Board keeps official records of board meetings and decisions, publishes notices, conducts research and provides information.

Board of Commissioners
Regular Meeting Dates

All regular meetings, unless otherwise specified,
are held on Mondays at 7:00 PM
in the R. Jay Foster Hall of Justice
located in the Womack Building
40 Courthouse Street, Columbus, NC 

December 18, 2017

January 8, 2018

January 22, 2018

February 5, 2018

February 19, 2018

March 5, 2018

March 19, 2018

April 2, 2018

April 16, 2018

May 7, 2018

May 21, 2018

June 4, 2018

June 18, 2018





Please contact the County Manager or the Clerk to the Board for any Public Information Requests

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Jake Johnson

(828) 894-3301

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Board of Commissioner Meeting Procedure

Meeting Decorum for Citizens

Meeting Decorum for Board of Commissioners'

Contact Information

Board of Commissioners/Clerk to the Board 
40 Courthouse St 
Columbus NC 28722
PO Box 308
8:30-5:00 Mon-Fri
(828) 894-3301 Ext. 221