Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) Board

Meetings

  • 3 p.m.
  • The 3rd Thursday of each month
  • ABC Store
    207 NC-9
    Black Mountain, NC 28711

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

To request copies of agendas or minutes please email the Town Clerk or contact by phone at 828-419-9310.

Members

  • Bill Christy, Chair
    Term Expires: July 2019
  • Rick Harwood
    Term Expires: July 2021
  • James "Sam" Hobson
    Term Expires: July 2020

ABC Board members must reside within the corporate limits of Black Mountain. The Board of Aldermen appoints membership to the Black Mountain ABC Board which consists of three members, each serving staggered 3 year terms.

Responsibilities

The Board of Alcoholic Control is responsible for the oversight of the Town's ABC Store. In North Carolina each locally controlled ABC system must have a citizen appointed board to oversee the operations of the State controlled liquor distribution system. The Black Mountain Board of Aldermen are responsible for appointing citizens to the ABC Board. The Black Mountain ABC Board is responsible for the general oversight of the Black Mountain ABC store. Powers and duties of the ABC Board are outlined in North Carolina General Statute 18-45. All actions are subject to the review and oversight of the State Board of Alcoholic Control.