Closings & Alerts

11/26/14 - Yancey County Schools

On Wednesday, November 26th, Yancey County Schools will be closed. It will be an annual leave day.
The Town of Spruce Pine will not have trash pickup on Thursday 11/27 (Thanksgiving). Trash pickup will resume on Friday 11/28.
THE MY PARISH FOOD BANK at Tipton Hill will be doing food distribution on Wednesday Dec. 3rd from 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM due to the Thanksgiving holiday.

Yancey County Government Holiday Schedule

Yancey County recycling and convenience centers and the Transfer Station will be closed Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 26th.  The facilities will reopen Friday on the normal schedule. All other County government offices will be closed both Thursday and Friday in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday.
DO NOT LITTER!  If the collection centers are closed, either due to the holiday or inclement weather, do not leave your trash at the gate or enter the facility.  You can be issued a citation for littering.