Our View

Hurricane Irma spread a path of devastation throughout the southeastern United States over the past week, and Highlands felt the lingering effects as high winds and rains passed through on Monday n

Mayor on Duty

I’m at home on Monday afternoon waiting for Irma to arrive and bring high winds and heavy rain. My primary concern is for the power to remain on, or rather to restore it if it fails.

Our View

Planning Director Andrew Bowan recently held a workshop to discuss some long- and short-term goals for the future of Highlands.


The Highlander

Phone: 1-828-526-4114 
Main Fax: 1-828-526-3658 

Address: PO Box 249, Highlands, NC 28741
Located: 134 N. Fifth Street, Highlands, NC 28741 
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am - 5pm