Yes! Yes! Yes! Rutherfordton named 2016 NC Small Town of the Year
Leadership Matters! The Town of Rutherfordton, NC reaped the benefits of a strong leadership from their elected board, town manager, and committed citizenry. The North Carolina Rural Center acknowledged their efforts by naming the Town of Rutherfordton, NC as the 2016 Outstanding Small Town.
ELGL member Doug Barrick has served as Rutherfordton Town Manager since 2014. We learned about one of Rutherfordton’s many projects when Doug wrote on the ELGL website about #LocalGovSolutions: Avoiding a Bridge to Nowhere.