The Transylvania County Board of Commissioners increased the membership of the Transylvania County Tourism Development Authority from seven (7) to nine (9) and is seeking applications from interested individuals for the new positions. The Transylvania County Tourism Development Authority is a public authority under the Local Government Budget and Fiscal Control Act and may expend funds distributed to it to promote travel and tourism in Transylvania County.

The deadline to submit an application is December 31, 2019. However, applications will be accepted anytime and will be kept on file for a period of two (2) years. All applicants must be residents of Transylvania County.

To apply, visit the Transylvania County website at Under the Our County tab click on Citizen Advisory Councils or go directly to the Citizen Advisory Councils webpage at

Contact Clerk to the Board Trisha Hogan at [email protected] or (828) 884-1936 with any questions.