Tony Elders, CFM

Permitting & Code Enforcement Director/Jackson County Floodplain Manager
Jackson County Justice Center
401 Grindstaff Cove Road.,Suite A-145
Sylva, NC 28779
Contact number: 828-631-2284


If the Emergency Operations Center is activated, information will be announced.

When the Jackson County Emergency Operations Center is opened, guidelines from the Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) are followed. These guidelines have been adopted by the Jackson County Board of Commissioners, and explains who is involved in response to an emergency or disaster, and their responsibilities. The plan may be viewed at The E-Plan is password protected. Residents of Jackson County may view the plan at any time.

Contact the Jackson County Emergency Management Office at 828-586-7508 or email us at: for the password.

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