NC Transparency was created by the John Locke Foundation in an effort to encourage transparency among North Carolina’s governmental entities. It connects citizens to important information available online from state agencies, counties, school systems, and municipalities, and also points out important information that is not available. Learn more about NC Transparency.

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Community College System NCCCS

The mission of the North Carolina Community College System is to open the door to high-quality, accessible educational opportunities that minimize barriers to post-secondary education, maximize student success, develop a globally and multi-culturally competent workforce, and improve the lives and well-being of individuals by providing:

• Education, training and retraining for the workforce, including basic skills and literacy education, occupational and pre-baccalaureate programs.

•  Support for economic development  through services to and in partnership with business and industry and in collaboration with the University of North Carolina System and private colleges and universities.

• Services to communities and individuals which improve the quality of life.

 

 

Hidden property tax information

August 18, 2010

What the Association of County Commissioners doesn't want you to know about your property taxes

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Featured Entity

Wake County Schools

Based on our research and scoring model, Wake County Schools is the most transparent school system in the state.

The Wake County Public School System is a public school district located in Wake County, North Carolina. With 137,706 students enrolled in 159 schools as of the 2008/09 academic year, it is the largest public school district in North Carolina and the 18th largest district in the United States. The student population is projected to grow by 20,242 students by the 2010-2011 school year.