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Haywood seeks event center board members

The Haywood County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications to fill two upcoming vacancies on the Smoky Mountain Event Center Board. 

The board meets the second Monday of each month at 4 p.m. Duties include promoting and encouraging agricultural, manufacturing, educational, recreational, cultural and art activities and events for the enrichment of Haywood County. This Board also plans and coordinates the annual Haywood County Fair.

Board members are expected to be involved and participate in board-sponsored events and activities. More information about the board can be on the Haywood County website at

The vacancies are for three-year terms to begin Jan. 2, 2023. Applicants must be full-time residents of Haywood County.

Completed applications may be returned to the county manager’s office or attached to an email to Amy Stevens, Deputy Clerk to the Board of County Commissioners, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Applications will be accepted through Oct. 28. For more information, contact the county manager’s office at 828.452.6625.

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