Asheville Office 

Our headquarters and administrative office is located in Asheville, and serves all 23 counties in Western North Carolina.

MountainTrue Asheville Office

29 N. Market Street, Suite 610
Asheville, NC 28801
Phone: (828) 258-8737

Julie Mayfield

Julie Mayfield

Co-Director

Bob Wagner

Bob Wagner

Co-Director

The Asheville Office serves the Western North Carolina community with the following key programs:

MountainTrue News

October 2021 E-Vistas Newsletter

October 2021 E-Vistas Newsletter

Check out what the team at MountainTrue has been up to. In this edition, we have a deep-dive analysis on the NC Energy Bill that was signed by Governor Cooper last week, updates on pollution coming from The Cottages of Boone and our work to save ash trees from the emerald ash borer, and volunteer opportunities to help eradicate invasive plants in both the Western Region and in the High Country. To our volunteers, members and supporters, thank you for everything that you do to protect the Southern Blue Ridge Mountains.

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‘Energy Solutions’ Bill Sets North Carolina on Path to Carbon Neutrality by 2050

‘Energy Solutions’ Bill Sets North Carolina on Path to Carbon Neutrality by 2050

On Wednesday, October 13, Governor Roy Cooper signed a bill called “Energy Solution for North Carolina” or HB 951. Standing behind a podium bearing the words Securing Our Clean Energy Future, Cooper confidently asserted “ … today I will sign a historic bill that gives us an extraordinary new tool in our fight against climate change. Today, North Carolina moves strongly into a reliable and affordable clean energy future.”

Clearly, this wasn’t the same HB 951 that had been negotiated behind closed doors by House Republicans, Duke Energy, and other industry groups and passed by the House on a 57-49 vote in July.

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Sample Blog Post

Sample Blog Post

Starting this Memorial Day weekend, area swimmers, paddlers, anglers and others who enjoy spending time playing in our local rivers and streams can access up-to-date water quality results for more than 65 popular recreation areas throughout western North Carolina, northeastern Tennessee, and Towns and Union counties in north Georgia.

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‘Energy Solutions’ Bill Sets North Carolina on Path to Carbon Neutrality by 2050

Take Climate Action: Support the NC Senate’s Energy Bill Compromise

Email your North Carolina State Senator and Representative and urge them to support the bi-partisan Energy Bill compromise (revised HB 951) announced by Governor Roy Cooper and Senate President Pro Tempore Phil Berger. This bill would be a big bipartisan win that sets aggressive clean energy goals and establishes North Carolina as a leader on climate action in the Southeast.

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Call for Solar for Buncombe County

Call for Solar for Buncombe County

The County’s Energy and Environment subcommittee has recommended a study for solar on the city schools, county schools and AB Tech. This work could drive another $20+ million in local solar investment on an estimated 40 more public facilities. Please act today and ask for the Commissioners’ support!

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