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  • Land of Sky Regional Council is seeking applications for a Long Term Care Ombudsman. Click here for more details and how to apply.

  • September 2019 is Active Aging Month! Active aging means living life as fully as possible. How well we age has more to do with how well we function, and a lot less to do with the years. Along with MANY free activities, this year there is a community challenge throughout the region.

  • Congratulations to the 2019 NADO Impact Award recipients! Land of Sky Regional Council received three this year: Building Regional Economic Resilience, Mountain Area Careers, Congestion Management Process (CMP)

  • Foster Grandparent Volunteers participated in a Opioid PSA produced by Buncombe County Government and Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College. The nationwide crisis affects people in every community. - WLOS Story, August 2, 2019

  • As part of the implementation of Land of Sky Regional Council’s Strategic Plan, we are conducting research on issues facing our region, the value of Land of Sky to local governments and regional partners, and ways the Council can help communities seize upon opportunities. We would love to hear what you think. Your feedback will help shape the Council’s future work plans and outreach efforts. The survey should take less than 5 minutes. We really appreciate your input!

  • Land of Sky Regional Council is conducting an analysis of the region's strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats - also known as a SWOT analysis. The analysis identifies what local government staff, elected officials, community members, and other stakeholders believe to be important in each category. This helps guide the process to identify regional priorities for economic and community development. CEDS SurveyCEDS 2019 Action PlanCEDS Wrokgroup Notes from April Meeting2019 SWOT Results from CEDS Workgroup

  • Land of Sky Regional Council is pleased to launch COGWorks – an initiative to provide learning, training, and networking opportunities around emerging issues in our region’s communities. Please join us as we explore topics ranging from Broadband 101 for Governments, to Finding Middle Ground for Housing to Drones – Highs and Lows. Click here for more details.

  • CONTACTING LAND OF SKY - We have a new phone system and our extensions have changed. You can reach us by calling 828.251.6622, press 1 and enter the new staff extension. For all general calls, please enter extension 1103. Click here for the new staff extension listing.



Meeting / Event Date Time
Workforce Board Meeting October 22, 2019  
LOSRC Executive Committee Meeting October 23, 2019 11:00 am - 12:30pm