Press Releases

(Raleigh, N.C.) -- State Treasurer Dale R. Folwell, CPA, said North Carolina is in the throes of an “employment crisis” and businesses struggling to find workers should consider hiring people living with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

(Raleigh, N.C.) – State Treasurer Dale R. Folwell, CPA,

(Raleigh, NC) -- On a day the North Carolin

(Raleigh, N.C.) – The Local Government Commission has voted to take over the finances of Spring Lake, citing concerns the town might be in danger of default on November debt service payments totaling $221,385 without corrective measures.

(Asheville, N.C.) – State Treasurer Dale R. Folwell, CPA, kicked off National Disability Employment Awareness Month on Friday, Oct.

(Raleigh, N.C.) – The Local Government Commission (LGC) has approved a request by the town of Clayton to seek an $80 million revolving loan provided by the state of North Carolina for a sewage treatment facility to accommodate rapid residential growth and industrial demands.

(Raleigh, N.C.) – Additional federal unemployment benefits are scheduled to expire on Sept. 6, as the pandemic emergency employment compensation and pandemic unemployment assistance programs are ending. These programs are paying an additional $300 a week to eligible unemployment applicants.

(Raleigh, N.C.) – In a sweeping success story for local governments around the state, the Local Government Commission (LGC) has removed 38 entities from its Unit Assistance List (UAL), a monitoring device that flags and tracks local governments and public authorities battling financial and govern