Legislative Priorities

As the voice of businesses throughout Mitchell County and the region, we work closely with the Towns of Spruce and Bakersville and Mitchell County’s elected and administrative leaders on key local and state issues. We have also built strong relationships with regional organizations throughout Western North Carolina.

The Chamber’s Advocacy and Policy Committee develops the Chamber’s annual legislative develops the Chamber’s annual legislative agenda and advocates Chamber positions. The committee also maintains regular contact with the N.C. General Assembly Delegation as well as City and County elected leaders. The committee also plans the Chamber’s Candidate Forums.