Now Hiring- Business Services Representative

The Southwestern Commission, located in Sylva, NC, serving a 7-county region, is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Business Services Representative. The focus of work for this position is to implement employment strategies that promote economic development through job retention and job creation within the seven county region of Western North Carolina.  … Read more

Now Hiring- WIOA Youth Specialist

The Southwestern Commission, located in Sylva, NC, serving a 7-county region, is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Youth Specialist.  An employee in this position assists youth with enrolling in training to complete a High School Equivalency Diploma or Adult High School Diploma, provides career counseling, short … Read more

Draft List of Priority Transportation Projects Available for Public Comment

Southwestern Commission’s Rural Planning Organization is seeking public comment on the list of transportation projects that have been selected for potential funding in NCDOT’s 2020-2029 State Transportation Improvement Program. These are the projects that our local governments have prioritized and hope to obtain funding for future construction. Selection is based on a combination of quantitative … Read more