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  1. Roanoke County Weekender/Delayed Reporting Program Update

    The Roanoke County Sheriff's Office is asking all persons in its Weekender/Delayed Reporting program to call (540) 283-3162 and speak to a deputy. Read on...
  2. Roanoke County Releases Phase 1 Guide for Restaurants

    Roanoke County is providing this guide related to outdoor dining for dining establishments operating under the Phase 1 Forward Virginia plan. Read on...
  3. Roanoke County Announces Phased Re-Opening of Certain Recreation Services on May 23

    Roanoke County Parks, Recreation and Tourism announces a phased reopening of certain recreation facilities and use restrictions. Read on...
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Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Updates Webpage
The latest information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Virginia Department of Health (VDH)  

Resources and Information
Checklists, helpful documents, and applications to help you prepare for an emergency.


Key Safety Messages for Any Emergency

  • Prepare an emergency kit and enough food, water and any prescription medications to last for at least 72 hours.
  • Do not attempt to drive in flowing water. #TurnAroundDontDrown
  • For immediate updates, please enter your phone cell phone number into our RoCo Alert Citizen Alert system.
  • To report a power outage, please contact Appalachian Power at 800-956-4237.
  • To report a water or sewage emergency, please contact the Western Virginia Water Authority at 540-853-5700.
  • Report road hazards (blocked roads, etc.) directly to VDOT at 800-367-7623 or use the MyVDOT online form.
  • Calls or texts to 911 should be reserved for medical, fire, or police emergency situations only.