Public input is being sought for the Yancey County Comprehensive Transportation Plan update. The online public input survey can be accessed at the following link:

The survey will open on April 1, 2021. The deadline to take the online survey is April 30, 2021

A CTP is a long-range multi-modal transportation plan with a 25-30-year planning period and is used to identify transportation projects for future funding that includes recommendations for the following transportation modes:

  • Highway
  • Public Transportation
  • Rail
  • Bicycle
  •  Pedestrian

The Yancey CTP Update includes a transportation vision for the county, is developed cooperatively between the North Carolina Department of Transportation, local governments, the High Country Rural Planning Organization, and a local stakeholder Steering Committee.

In addition to the online survey, the CTP Update Recommendations and Maps will be available at the Burnsville Town Center located at 6 South Main Street, Burnsville, NC 28714 during regular business hours for public review and comment from April 12, 2021 until April 16, 2021.

Note: Those interested in reviewing the CTP Update Recommendations and Maps at the Burnsville Town Center will need to follow applicable COVID-19 safety measures. If you have any questions regarding the survey, please contact David Graham, Transportation Planner at