Hollins Center

Imagine a connected, mixed-use center in the heart of the Hollins community.

With the highest population density and employment concentration in Roanoke County, the Hollins area provides an excellent location for business investment opportunities. The Hollins Center area contains over 270 commercial and residential properties.

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Hollins Center Plan Adopted:

The Plan Summary highlights the key components of the various sections of the Draft Plan, which is fully detailed in six appendices. The Summary is provided in an easy-to-read format with many graphics, maps, tables and charts. Read more...

Old Virginia Outpost

Old Virginia Outpost's Grand Opening on April 9th & 10th:

Old Virginia Outpost, Inc. is a brick and mortar Parts, Accessories and Installation facility with a 2000 Sq Ft. showroom, a 3000 Sq Ft. installation area, a full fabrication shop, as well as a retail sales trailer for car shows and events. Read more...


SpringHill Suites coming to Gander Way:

A new 86 room, four story SpringHill suites by Marriott was approved for construction in the Plan area. Presented as an upper-moderate brand, the $12 million project is an all-suite hotel located near Gander Outdoors.

  1. Hollins Center Study

Reimagine Hollins: A 20-year Plan in Motion

In 2018, Roanoke County identified the Hollins Center study area as an opportunity for investment due to its proximity to Interstate 81 and Hollins University; because it has the highest concentration of employment in the County; and for its multiple redevelopment opportunities. The Hollins Center Plan will guide future decisions and actions in Hollins over the next 10 to 20 years. The plan explores opportunities to develop higher density, mixed-use activity areas in the existing commercial corridors.

Hollins 880 Citizens

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  1. Hollins Center Plan Area: Snapshot of the Site Selector Map


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The Site Selector application helps business owners and corporations search for and locate available buildings and sites, and combine their property search with key community and business demographic information.

To Use:

Click the icons on the map for partial information about each site. For complete information, visit the app.

Phase 2 Plantation Road Bicycle Pedestrian and Streetscape Improvement ProjectWilliamson Road Pedestrian Improvements Peters Creek Road to Plantation RoadWilliamson Road-Peters Creek Road Pedestrian Improvements

For more information, visit the Hollins Center Plan webpage.