Information and Updates:
Thank you to everyone in the community for working together and diligently taking care of residents and visitors in our town during the coronavirus pandemic.
The Highlands Chamber is in regular contact with the State Tourism Office (VisitNC) and with Destinations International and the U.S. Travel Association to stay informed on the latest updates as it relates to travel. We will place any major updates and resources on our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/VisitHighlandsNC
Below are resources to assist you in staying informed. Please let us know if we can support you.
Highlands Chamber of Commerce and Visitor's Center
Please See Our COVID-19 Resources Pages for Highlands Information:
- Local Resident Resources
- Neighbors Helping Neighbors Volunteer Initiative
- Educational Resources
- Business Resources
- Health Resources
- Government Communications
- Food and Beverage
External Links with factual updates:
- The most up-to-date information for North Carolina is located at the NCDHHS website here.
- The most up-to-date information on a federal level is available on the CDC’s website here.
On Social Media:
- NC Department of Health and Human Services
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
- NC Emergency Management
NC Restaurant and Lodging Association
Travel industry resources from Destinations International
Western Carolina University
Southwestern Community College
Macon County Sources
Macon County Hotline for general questions
Macon County Public Health Facebook for regular updates
Macon County Public Schools
Town of Highlands Sources
Ask the Mayor
Email questions to email@example.com
Food Pantry of Highlands / International Friendship Center
Highlands Visitors Center will be closed until further notice. Please send inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com