Upcoming Meetings

County Commission
May 20 8:00 a.m.



Events in
Mitchell County

Mitchell County Chamber of Commerce


Spruce Pine Main Street

Mitchell Races


Rec Department

Fall sports information coming soon!

Code RedCodeRED

Mitchell County residents can sign up for our CodeRED emergency notification system  here.

Waste Collection

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

Regional Media

Commission Special Session on May 22

The Mitchell County Board of Commissioners will meet in Special Session on Friday, May 22, 2015 at 8:30 a.m. in the Commissioner's Conference Room, Administration Building located in Bakersville, NC. The purpose of the meeting will be to present the FY 2015-2016 budget and any other business they deem necessary.

A copy of the agenda for the May 22 meeting is available here (PDF file, open with the free Adobe Reader).

2015-2016 Proposed Budget Available

he proposed budget for 2015-2016 for Mitchell County has been presented to the Mitchell County Board of Commissioners and is available for public inspection in the Clerk to the Board’s Office located in the Administration Building in Bakersville [map], from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday.

Public Hearing for Budget

A public hearing will be held on Monday, June 1, 2015 at 6:05 p.m. in the Commissioners’ Conference Room located in the Administration Building.  The purpose of the public hearing is to obtain citizens comments on the proposed budget.  Citizens may send written comments to Kathy Young, Clerk to the Board, 26 Crimson Laurel Circle, Suite 2, Bakersville, NC  28705.

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.