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Budget Explorer

Quick Facts About Quarterly Report Dashboard

About this data

The Finance department presents a financial overview to the board every quarter. This dashboard serves to visualize the quarterly financial data for the public.

Fund Explorer: Utilize the dropdown at the top of the page to filter to other funds and review the financial performance for the quarter.

Capital Projects: This page shows the capital projects in Fund 341 and their budget to actuals quarter to date.

Investments: An overview of the County’s investment vehicles and their performance can be found on this page.


  • Fund: A grouping of related accounts used to maintain control over resources that have been segregated for specific activities or objectives.
  • Project: Project is the specific plan for the allocated funds. For example, Courthouse repairs.
  • Maturity: The final date upon which the principal of a security becomes due and payable.
  • Modified Duration: The percent change in price for a 100 basis point change in yields. Modified duration is the best single measure of a portfolio’s or security’s exposure to market risk.
  • Assets Under Management: The amount of cash invested in the investment vehicle.
  • Total Rate of Return: A measure of a portfolio’s performance over time. It is the internal rate of return, which equates the beginning value of the portfolio with the ending value; it includes interest earnings, realized and unrealized gains, and losses in the


Public Information Officer

Buncombe County responds to requests for public records in accordance with North Carolina law. We have dedicated Public Information Officers who handle all of these requests making sure that the right person is consulted for the information and that a response is made as timely as possible.

Please use this form to submit your request and provide as much detailed information as possible. This form helps us to clarify precisely what information is being requested. Although most information Buncombe County houses is public and subject to disclosure, some information is considered protected and is not considered public record. For example, we are obligated to protect such things as: sensitive public security information, components of personnel files, tax information, and Social Security numbers. Please be aware that the public records law does not require the County to do research, analyze data, or create a record that does not currently exist.


If you are a member of the media and would like to request an interview or information for a story, please use this form to tell us about your story, who you would like to interview, and any deadline details. Please allow us adequate time to review and facilitate this request.

Public Records Request - Fee Schedule


Katherine Day
P: (828) 250-4119

200 College Street, Suite 300
Asheville, NC 28801

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Public Records & Media Requests