Hyper Reach Servicehttp://www.burkenc.org/assets/Published Documents/hyperReachBanner.pngHyper Reach Service<p>​Click to signup to receive Emergency Communications alerts.</p>http://hyper-reach.com/ncburkesignup.html, Click to sign up for Hyper-Reach
Social Media Launchhttp://www.burkenc.org/assets/Published Documents/SocialAnnouncement.pngSocial Media Launch<p>Click to learn more...</p>http://www.burkenc.org/departments/county-manager/Social%20Media%20Launch, http://www.burkenc.org/departments/county-manager/Social%20Media%20Launch
Burke County Mobile Apphttp://www.burkenc.org/assets/Published Documents/Watch A Meeting.jpgBurke County Mobile App<p>Click to download and learn more about the mobile app.</p>http://www.burkenc.org/departments/county-manager/Burke%20County%20Mobile%20App, Burke County Mobile App
Burke 2016 2030 Strategic Land Use Planhttp://www.burkenc.org/assets/Published Documents/CountyBluePrint.pngBurke 2016 2030 Strategic Land Use Plan<p>Click to learn more...</p>http://www.burkenc.org/departments/community-development/burke-strategic-land-use-plan, http://www.burkenc.org/departments/community-development/burke-strategic-land-use-plan
Fonta Flora State Trailhttp://www.burkenc.org/assets/Published Documents/FFCPLeaf-Texture.pngFonta Flora State Trail<p>Status Updates</p>http://www.burkenc.org/departments/community-development/fonta-flora-state-trail, http://www.burkenc.org/departments/community-development/fonta-flora-state-trail
Burke Library and Senior Centerhttp://www.burkenc.org/assets/Published Documents/Rotator-BurkeLibrary-SeniorCenter.pngBurke Library and Senior Center<p>​Proposed Site Plans for the Burke County Library & Senior Center</p>http://www.burkenc.org/departments/county-manager/capital-projects/east-burke-library-senior-center, Proposed Site Plans

 

 

 

 

White Creek Fire Updatehttps://intranet.burkenc.org/WebsiteContent/Lists/Home Page News/DispForm.aspx?ID=101White Creek Fire Update<p>​<span aria-hidden="true"></span><span aria-hidden="true"></span><strong>NEBO, N.C</strong>., March 17, 2017- For the protection of public health and safety, the following area is closed to the public due to fire suppression activities on the Grandfather Ranger District, Pisgah National Forest. This closure is effective from March 17, 2017 until further notice.</p>
Burke County Animal Welfare Initiativehttps://intranet.burkenc.org/WebsiteContent/Lists/Home Page News/DispForm.aspx?ID=99Burke County Animal Welfare Initiative<p>​<span aria-hidden="true"></span><span aria-hidden="true"></span>​Don't Shop - Adopt! County Manager Bryan Steen introduces his herd of rescue dogs and speaks to the importance of spaying and neutering your pets as well as adopting from your local shelter and rescue organizations. <br><br>Be part of the solution! Adopt and Spay and Neuter Your Pet!</p><p><a href="http://www.burkenc.org/departments/county-manager/Burke%20County%20Animal%20Welfare%20Initiative">Click Here to view entire post with video.</a></p>
Child Passenger Safety Tech Certification Coursehttps://intranet.burkenc.org/WebsiteContent/Lists/Home Page News/DispForm.aspx?ID=96Child Passenger Safety Tech Certification Course<p>​<span aria-hidden="true"></span><span aria-hidden="true"></span>​There is an upcoming Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification Course in Valdese, NC. Classes are for anyone who wishes to become a Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician. There is an $85 charge to participate.<br>Class is being held June 6th – June 9th at Old Rock School, located at <a href="https://www.google.com/maps/place/400+Main+St+W%2c+Valdese%2c+NC+28690/%4035.7447%2c-81.5690177%2c17z/data=%213m1%214b1%214m5%213m4%211s0x8850d6fc75d9d5eb:0xec006968a7e64488%218m2%213d35.7447%214d-81.566829">400 Main St. W Valdese NC 28690</a>.<br>To register go online to <a href="http://cert.safekids.org/">http://cert.safekids.org</a>.<span aria-hidden="true"></span></p>

 

 

Public Noticehttps://intranet.burkenc.org/WebsiteContent/Lists/Special Notice/DispForm.aspx?ID=143Public Notice<p>Notice is hereby given that the Burke Co. Board of Commissioners' pre-agenda meetings for April and September 2017 will begin at 4 p.m. and be held at the following offsite locations as a strategy to encourage citizen attendance. Click for more information...</p>
Public Noticehttps://intranet.burkenc.org/WebsiteContent/Lists/Special Notice/DispForm.aspx?ID=142Public Notice<p>​​The Burke County Planning Board will hold a public meeting at 5:30 PM on March 23, 2017 in the Commissioners Meeting Room/County Services Building located at 110 N. Green St. in Morganton, NC. At the meeting they will take public comment regarding the following matters:  <a href="http://www.burkenc.org/departments/community-development/Public%20Notice">...</a></p>
Notice of Public Hearinghttps://intranet.burkenc.org/WebsiteContent/Lists/Special Notice/DispForm.aspx?ID=140Notice of Public Hearing<p>​The Burke County Board of Commissioners will hold public hearings at 6:00 p.m. (or as soon thereafter as persons may be heard) on March 21, 2017 in the Commissioners’ Meeting Room/County Services Building located at 110 N. Green St. in Morganton, NC. At the meeting they will take public comment regarding the following zoning matters:<br><br>ZMA 2017-02: – A request to rezone three (3) parcels of property from Residential 2 (R-2) to Low Density Conservation (CD-L). The parcels are located off North Powerhouse Road and Grove Avenue within the Linville Township of Burke County. The parcels are further identified as PIN # 1764326726, PIN #1764324609, and PIN #1764324614. The three parcels total approximately 2.19 acres. <br>ZTA 2017-01: – A text amendment is proposed to the “Table of Permitted and Permissible Uses” within the Burke County Zoning Ordinance. The proposed amendment would permit boat storage and maintenance facilities within the Light Industrial, Industrial and Conditional Industrial Use Districts. <br><br>Public comment is welcome. Contact Burke County Community Development at <span class="baec5a81-e4d6-4674-97f3-e9220f0136c1" style="white-space:nowrap;">828-764-9030<a title="Call: 828-764-9030" href="/WebsiteContent/Lists/Special%20Notice/NewForm.aspx?Source=https%3A%2F%2Fintranet%2Eburkenc%2Eorg%2FWebsiteContent%2FSitePages%2FHome%2Easpx&RootFolder=#" style="margin:0px;border:currentcolor;left:0px;top:0px;width:16px;height:16px;right:0px;bottom:0px;overflow:hidden;vertical-align:middle;float:none;display:inline;white-space:nowrap;"><img title="Call: 828-764-9030" alt="" style="margin:5px;border:currentcolor;left:0px;top:0px;width:16px;right:0px;bottom:0px;overflow:hidden;vertical-align:middle;float:none;display:inline;white-space:nowrap;" /></a></span> with questions. If reasonable ADA accommodations are needed to participate, please contact the Clerk at <span class="baec5a81-e4d6-4674-97f3-e9220f0136c1" style="white-space:nowrap;">828-764-9350<a title="Call: 828-764-9350" href="/WebsiteContent/Lists/Special%20Notice/NewForm.aspx?Source=https%3A%2F%2Fintranet%2Eburkenc%2Eorg%2FWebsiteContent%2FSitePages%2FHome%2Easpx&RootFolder=#" style="margin:0px;border:currentcolor;left:0px;top:0px;width:16px;height:16px;right:0px;bottom:0px;overflow:hidden;vertical-align:middle;float:none;display:inline;white-space:nowrap;"><img title="Call: 828-764-9350" alt="" style="margin:5px;border:currentcolor;left:0px;top:0px;width:16px;right:0px;bottom:0px;overflow:hidden;vertical-align:middle;float:none;display:inline;white-space:nowrap;" /></a></span> at least 48 hours prior to the public hearings.<span aria-hidden="true"></span></p>