Welcome toRutherford County, North Carolina

Welcome to our home and the quiet pace of a small town community, where the first one dollar gold coin was minted in the United States by Christopher Bechtler in 1831. This website has been designed with our residents, visitors, and businesses in mind, to provide online information that is easy to find and simple to use. Our moderate climate makes any season pleasurable. We're Small-Town Friendly where all can enjoy the luxury of being "close to the action, but far from the crowd."

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An Opportunity to Serve Your County

clock Posted Jul 10, 2024

Airport Authority Cancellation of Meeting

clock Posted Jun 19, 2024

Notice of Special Meeting - Airport Authority

clock Posted May 28, 2024

Rutherford County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council RFPs

clock Posted Apr 05, 2024

2023 Year End Highlights

clock Posted Dec 19, 2023

Opioid Settlement Fund Grants Letter of Intent Information

clock Posted Dec 14, 2023


Fair Housing Project Notice - Provider Training Available

clock Posted Oct 04, 2023

Public Hearing Notice

clock Posted Sep 22, 2023

County Tax Bills

clock Posted Aug 04, 2023

Tri-City Xpress -Transportation Services

clock Posted May 31, 2023

Sales Tax vs. Property Tax Analysis

clock Posted Mar 31, 2023


clock Posted Mar 28, 2023

2023 Revaluation – Frequently Asked Questions

clock Posted Mar 03, 2023

Funding Opportunity

clock Posted Jan 06, 2023

Input Wanted

clock Posted Jan 06, 2023

2022 Rutherford County Year End Highlights

clock Posted Dec 29, 2022

Rutherford County Landfill and Convenience Centers

clock Posted Dec 19, 2022
Landfill/Convenience Centers Closed on Saturday/Christmas Eve 2022

Termination of County State of Emergency

clock Posted Sep 02, 2022

Career Opportunities - Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

clock Posted Aug 12, 2022

Join Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services Team

clock Posted Aug 09, 2022

Primary Election Results

clock Posted May 19, 2022

Notice of Public Hearing

clock Posted Apr 20, 2022

County releases RFP to solicit ARPA grant management services

clock Posted Feb 28, 2022
American Rescue Plan Act Grant RFP

Primary Election 2022

clock Posted Feb 18, 2022

Rutherford County Job Opportunity

clock Posted Feb 08, 2022

Notice of Public Hearing

clock Posted Dec 03, 2021


clock Posted Oct 27, 2021

Daily Courier Article Regarding RC Proposed Budget 2021-2022

clock Posted May 05, 2021

COVID-19 Executive Order 180 "FAQ"

clock Posted Nov 24, 2020

Complete the US Census 2020!

clock Posted Aug 14, 2020

Bring $$$ to Our County!
US Census 2020 #StandUpBeCounted - https://vimeo.com/416182106

Slow Internet? No Internet? Broadband Survey

clock Posted Aug 14, 2020

PSA - Revenue/Tax Office Closure

clock Posted Jul 10, 2020

Notice of Meeting - Board of Equalization and Review

clock Posted Mar 30, 2020

Cliffside Sanitary District

clock Posted Jan 10, 2020

A Rutherford County Treasure

clock Posted Nov 07, 2019

Recycle Right

clock Posted Sep 13, 2019

Mental Health Matters

clock Posted Jun 04, 2019

Alert Rutherford

clock Posted May 20, 2019

Tax Foreclosures

clock Posted Mar 18, 2019

Rutherford County Survey of Recreational Needs

clock Posted Mar 12, 2019

ICC Fire Training Facilities

clock Posted Feb 20, 2019

Rutherford Co Seeks Housing Repair Assistance Requests

clock Posted Jul 20, 2018

Upcoming Commissioner Meetings

clock Posted Jan 31, 2018

Tag & Tax Together FAQ

clock Posted Jan 30, 2018

Rutherford County Receives $30,000 Grant for Thermal Belt Rail-Trail Amenities

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