Advocacy

What’s Happening Now

The role of the Asheville Area Arts Council is to work with local community leaders and key strategic partners to form strong partnerships that support and advance the efforts of the local creative sector for the benefit of Buncombe County. 

Election Information

Asheville City Council Candidates

Buncombe County Commissioner Candidates

Chairman
Brownie Newman (DEM)

District 1
Terri Wells (DEM)

District 2
Jasmine Beach-Ferrara (DEM)
Anthony Penland (REP)

District 3
Parker Sloan (DEM)
Joe Blecher (REP)

Community Initiatives

Funding Discussions

Legal Updates

Additional Resources