These links will take you to information that may be helpful to you:

Federal Government
US Government Official Web Portal (
Library of Congress (
USDA Rural Development in North Carolina (

State Government
Institute of Government (
State & Local Governments (
State of North Carolina Public Information (
North Carolina General Assembly (
State Grant Services (
NC Community Resource Information System (
NC Rural Economic Development Center (

Western NC
Advantage West (
Appalachian Regional Commission (
Mountain Area Information Network (

Organization Resources
National Association of Counties (
National League of Cities (
North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (
NC Regional Councils (
National Association of Development Organizations (
Southern Growth Policies Board (
NC League of Municipalities (
National Association of Regional Councils (

NC Treasurer Financial Checklist for Local Governments