Economic Development
Cherokee County

The Cherokee County Economic Development Department provides services to retain existing businesses and attract new ones to the County by conducting outreach activities through business visits, conferences, and workshops.  The Department also serves as liaison to business organizations to identify and to assist new and expanding companies. The Department provides land use planning expertise and economic analysis. Assistance includes needs assessment, financial and training services, site identification, development expediting, and coordination.


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For more information please contact:

Josh Carpenter

Economic Development Director of Cherokee County

75 Peachtree Street

Murphy, NC  28906

828-837-1433 office

828-837-9684 fax

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