December 3, 2019

Public Notice is given that the Western Piedmont Council of Governments Regional Housing Authority will be closing the Section 8 Waiting List effective 5:00 pm  on Tuesday, December 31, 2019.   Applications will continue to be accepted electronically at www.w...

November 18, 2019

Date of Issue: October 30, 2019

Bid Submission Deadline:
November 27, 2019 at 5:00 PM

Direct all inquiries concerning this IFB to:
Ashley Bolick
Director of Administrative Services & Human Resources | Phone: 828-485-4221

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November 7, 2019

The Western Piedmont Council of Governments Area Agency on Aging is seeking community input regarding the needs of older adults, caregivers and aging service providers for Alexander, Burke, Caldwell and Catawba counties. We need your input to help us prioritize our ser...

October 10, 2019

Thursday, November 7, 2019 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM EST

at the Western Piedmont Council of Governments 


1:00pm Welcome and Introduction – Anthony W. Starr, WPCOG Executive Director

1:15pm Bill Slagle, Economic Development Partnership of NC

1:30pm Melody Adams, NC Depa...

September 10, 2019

The Town of Long View (population 4,857) is currently seeking experienced, results-oriented, forward-thinking candidates who desire to provide great community police service for the position of Police Chief. Long View is a Town dedicated to small town values and a grea...

June 25, 2019

September 17, 2019 | 2pm – 6:30pm


Foothills Higher Education Center

2128 S Sterling St, Morganton, NC 28655

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June 21, 2019

The Town of Sawmills (population 5,240) is currently seeking energetic, results-oriented, forward-thinking candidates for the position of Town Manager. Sawmills is a Town dedicated to small town values and a great quality of life. The beautiful foothills and view of th...

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The Western Piedmont Council of Governments shall serve all local government members in Alexander, Burke, Caldwell and Catawba Counties with professional, cost-effective assistance on a variety of local, regional, state and federal issues and programs.

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