Updated Watauga County State of Emergency
Please click HERE to view the updated SOE
States of Emergency for Towns within Watauga County
Please click HERE to view the Town of Beech Mountain's State of Emergency.
Please click HERE to view the Town of Blowing Rock's State of Emergency.
Please click HERE to view the Town of Boone's State of Emergency.
Please click HERE to view the Town of Seven Devils' State of Emergency.
Please click HERE to view Watauga County's State of Emergency.
04/10/2020 - Holiday Office Closure
Watauga County Offices will be closed in Observance of Good Friday on Friday, April 10, 2020.
County Offices will re-open as regularly scheduled on Monday, April 13, 2020.
Please call the County Manager’s Office at 828-265-8000 if you have questions.
Seeking Economic Development Commission Volunteers
The Watauga County Economic Development Commission (EDC) is looking for volunteers to serve on its Board. The EDC’s Mission Statement is as follows:
"The mission of the Watauga County Economic Development Commission is to promote the development of business that is compatible with existing resources and assets of Watauga County and to encourage the creation of wealth and jobs providing wages, benefits and working conditions that will contribute to a higher standard of living."
If interested in serving on the EDC Board or other Boards and Commissions please fill out a volunteer application and turn it in to the Watauga County Manager’s Office. Information regarding Boards and Commissions and the volunteer application can be found by clicking HERE.
Take Part in the Census!
Please click HERE to see how to “Take Part in the Census!”
03/31/2020 - Advertisement for Bids - Guy Ford Road River Access Parking Lot Finish Work
Bids for Guy Ford Road River Access Parking Lot Finish Work will be received by Watauga County, 126 Poplar Grove Connector Suite 201, Boone North Carolina 28607 until 2:00 p.m. local time on Tuesday March 31, 2020, at which time the Bids received will be opened and read.
To view the full Advertisement for Bids, please click HERE.
To view the Bid Documents, please click HERE.
To view the Work Plan Sheets, please click HERE.
To view Addendum 1, please click HERE.
To view Addendum 2, please click HERE.
To view UPDATED Work Plan Sheets, please click HERE.
04/09/2020 - Bid Opportunity - Complex Softball Field
Watauga County is seeking qualified firms for asphalt paving services at the Complex Softball Field, across the street from the National Guard Armory in Boone, NC. Bids are accepted until 2:00pm, Thursday, April 9, 2020 at the Watauga County Maintenance Office, 274 Winklers Creek Road, Boone, NC or by email to Robert.email@example.com. Prospective bidders with questions are advised to contact Watauga County Maintenance, Robert Marsh at 828-264-1430 or by email. Last day for questions is Tuesday, April 7th, 2020.
SCOPE OF WORK
Install 6” of compacted stone over existing stone base to the parking lot dimensions shown on the attached site plan - Click Here
Pave with 2”binder and 1” finish asphalt
Stripe parking spaces per plan
*Please note there is no curbing and traffic islands have been deleted.
04/09/2020 - HHW Cancellation Notice
The Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day scheduled for Thursday, April 9, 2020 @ 336 Landfill Road has been cancelled due to Covid-19 concerns.