County Commissioner for the 3rd Legislative District
The Board of County Commissioners for Carter County is seeking to fill the unexpired term of Ronnie Trivett (deceased) County Commissioner for the 3rd Legislative District. Applicants must meet the following basic qualifications per T.C.A. 5-18-101 and 5-5-102:
(1) Be at least 18 years of age;
(2) Be a citizen of the United States and of Tennessee
(3) Reside within and be a qualified voter of the 3rd Legislative District of Carter County
(4) Not have been convicted in any court of a felony.
Individuals who would like to be considered for the position should submit a Board and Committee application and/or any other desired documentation to the County Clerk’s Office at 801 E. Elk Avenue, Suite 102; Elizabethton, TN 37643. Applications must be received by Noon on December 4, 2019.
All applicants will be given the opportunity to address the Board of County Commissioners during the December 16, 2019 meeting which will be held in the courtroom of the courthouse located at 801 E. Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, TN. The actual election to fill the vacancy will be held immediately thereafter.
For additional information contact the County Clerk’s Office at 423-542-1814.
Industrial Development Board – 1 seat
The Carter County Commission is seeking to fill a vacancy for the Carter County Industrial Development Board. To be eligible to serve on Carter County’s Industrial Development Board, applicants must be qualified voters and taxpayers of Carter County who do not currently serve as an officer or employee of Carter County.
Individuals who would like to be considered for this position should submit a Boards and Committees Application and/or Resume to the Carter County Clerk’s Office at 801 E. Elk Avenue, Suite 102, Elizabethton, TN 37643. Applications may be picked up at the Clerk’s Office or found on the county website at www.cartercountytn.gov/employment. Applications must be returned to the Carter County Clerk’s Office and are due by close of business on Friday, Oct. 11. All applicants will be given the opportunity to address the County Commission during its Oct. 21, 2019, meeting which will be held in the courtroom of the Carter County Courthouse located at 801 E. Elk Avenue, Elizabethton. The election to fill the vacancy will be held during the meeting after applicants speak. For additional information, contact the Carter County Clerk’s Office at 423-542-1814.