Polk County NC and Landrum SC Government

North Carolina information

GOVERNOR
Bev Perdue (D)
Office of the Governor
20301 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-0301
Phone: 919-733-4240
Fax: 919-733-2120
www.governor.state.nc.us

US SENATORS
Richard Burr (R )
Asheville
Federal Building
151 Patton Avenue, Ste 204
Asheville, NC 28801
Phone: 828-350-2437
Fax: 828-350-2439

Tom Apodaca (R)
1504 Fifth Avenue West
Hendersonville, NC 28739
828-696-0574

US HOUSE, DIST. 48
Trudi Walend (R )

US CONGRESSMAN, DIST. 11
Heath Shuler (D)
512 Cannon House Office Bldg
Washington , DC 20515
202-225-6401
828-252-1651

Polk County Board of Commissioners: Chairman, Ray Gasperson (D); Ted Owens (R); Tom Pack (R); Cindy Walker (D); Renee McDermott (D), meets 1st and 3rd Monday each month at 7 p.m. at the Courthouse, 828-894-3301.

Board is made up of five citizens elected at large. Every two years, three commission terms expire and new commissioners are elected. Duties include: setting policies and adopting ordinances for the county, representing the county citizens at higher levels of government, setting the property tax rate, and adopting a balanced budget using the tax money collected in the county.

Elected Officials: Polk County Sheriff, Clerk of Court, Register of Deeds, and Board of Education. For more information, call 828-894-3301.

South Carolina information

GOVERNOR
Nikki Haley (R)
1205 Pendleton Street
Columbia, SC 29201
803-734-2100

US SENATORS
Lindsay O. Graham (R)
130 South Main Street, 7th Floor
Greenville, SC 29601
864-250-1417

Jim DeMint (R)
40 W. Broad St., Suite 320
Greenville, SC 29601
864-233-5366

US CONGRESSMAN, DIST. 4
Trey Gowdy (R)
101 W. St. John St.
Spartanburg, SC 29306
864-583-3264

SC SENATE DIST. 12
Lee Bright (R)
502 Gressette Bldg.
Columbia, SC 29201
864-587-1800

SC STATE REPRESENTATIVE, DIST. 38
Norman D. “Doug” Brannon (R)
404D Platt Bldg.
Columbia, SC 29201
864-573-0048

Local Government Agency Telephone Numbers

 Agency Polk County Landrum
Agriculture Agent 828- 894-8218 864-814-2471
Farm Service Agency 1-800-215-6791 864-814-2471
Board of Commissioners 828-894-3301
Board of Education 828-894-3051 864-468-4542
Board of Elections 828-894-8181 864-596-2549
Building Inspector 828-894-3739 864-596-2727
Chamber of Commerce 828-859-6236 828-859-6236
Clerk of Superior Court 828-894-8231
Communications Center 828-894-0187 864-596-2076
County Commissioners 828-894-3301 864-596-2526
County Manager 828-894-3301 864-596-2526
County Maintenance Shop 828-894-5350
Dept. of Social Services 828-859-5825 864-596-3001
Animal Control 828-894-3001 864-596-3582
Emergency Services 828-894-3067 864-596-2800
Health Department 828-894-8271 864-596-3337
Home Economics Agent 828-894-8218
Home Health Service 828-894-8271
Jail Administration 828-894-3001 864-596-2607
Jail Inmate 828-894-3615 864-596-2607
Magistrate Office 828-894-8119 864-457-7245
Mental Health Services 828-859-6661 864-879-1088
Crisis Line 24-Hr Emergency Psychiatric Service 828-859-6661
Polk County Travel and Tourism 828-859-8300
Public Library 828-894-8721 864-457-2218
Recreation Department 828-894-8199 864-457-4244
Register of Deeds 828-894-8450 864-596-2514
School Bus Garage 828-894-8700
School Maintenance Shop 828-894-3154
Sheriff Dept. Office 911 911
Non-Emergency 828-894-3001 864-596-2075
Soil & Water Conservation District 828-894-8550 864-457-3712
Tax Collector 828-894-8500 864-596-2544
Transportation Authority 828-894-8203 864-562-4287
Veterans Service Officer 828-859-5121 864-596-2553