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 
Click on date below to review Agenda

July 17, 2017
ETDC Worksession 5:00PM
Regular Meeting 7:00PM

August 7, 2017

August 21, 2017

Tuesday September 5, 2017
Emergency Management Work Session 6:00PM Regular Meeting 7:00PM

September 18, 2017

October 2, 2017

October 16, 2017

November 6, 2017

November 20, 2017

December 4, 2017

December 18, 2017







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


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Tommy Melton
(828) 894-3301

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Jake Johnson
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Ray Gasperson
Shane Bradley
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Myron Yoder





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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