Carter County’s Joint Economic and Community Development Board is currently accepting applications for four Board Member vacancies as required by Interlocal Agreement (IA) made by and entered into by and between Carter County, City of Johnson City, City of Elizabethton and City Watauga as approved by the Carter County Commission on May 16, 2016:
Vacancy 1 (IA Section E.): One person who owns land qualifying for classification and valuation under Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 67, Chapter 5, Part 10
Vacancy 2 (IA Section H.): One member of the private sector that works in the financial sector
Vacancy 3 (IA Section I.): One member of the private sector that works in the manufacturing industry
Vacancy 4 (IA Section J.): One member of the Carter County School System
The County Joint Economic and Community Development Board was established per T.C.A. 6-58-114. Interested parties should complete a Boards and Committee application available online at the Employment Page of CarterCountyTn.Gov or at the Office of County Mayor located at 801 E. Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, TN 37964. A copy of the Interlocal Agreement can be found in the Public Notices Section of CarterCountyTn.Gov or at the Office of the County Mayor. To be considered for a vacancy, all applications must be received in the County Mayor’s office by August 15, 2016 by 4:30 p.m. eastern time. The Inaugural and Organizational Meeting is scheduled for August 16, 2016 at 6 p.m. in the Carter County Courthouse Courtroom located at 801 East Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, TN 37643. Applicants will be given an opportunity to speak at the August 16th Meeting prior to Board Member Nominations made from applications received by the deadline. Elected applicants will begin immediately serving at the meeting, with election of officers to immediately follow.
For additional information send email to Mayor@CarterCountyTn.Gov or phone 542-1801.