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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Blue Ridge Parkway Closed from Milepost 106 to Milepost 112

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Blue Ridge Parkway officials announced the continued closure of the parkway from milepost 106 to milepost 112 near Roanoke, VA. This section of parkway was closed on Friday September 6, when officials from Federal Highways Administration discovered settli...

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Posted on: September 16, 2019

Sheriff's Office Offers Child Safety Seat Installations

(Roanoke County, VA—September 16, 2019) The Roanoke County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting free monthly child safety seat installations on the third Thursday of each month from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at two Roanoke County Fire & Rescue stations.

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Roanoke County Police Chiefs Inducted into Evidence-Based Policing Hall of Fame

(Roanoke County, VA—September 9, 2019) Roanoke County’s Chief of Police Howard Hall and Assistant Chief of Police Jimmy Chapman were recently inducted into the Evidence-Based Policing Hall of Fame at the George Mason University’s Center for Evidence Based...

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

Census 2020: Roanoke County Complete Count Committee Created

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The goal of the 2020 Census is to count everyone once, only once, and in the right place. Ultimately, the success of the census depends on everyone’s participation. The Census Bureau relies on collaborations with organizations and individuals to...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

Roanoke County Recognized for Model Programs

(Roanoke County, VA—August 28, 2019) The Virginia Association of Counties (VACo) has awarded Roanoke County two Achievement Awards, which recognize excellence in local government programs. Of the near 100 submissions from across the state, only ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Census 2020 Address Canvassing in Roanoke County

Census Bureau representatives working for Census 2020 have begun Address Canvassing nationwide, including in the Roanoke County. To keep our citizens informed, the County is sharing information provided by the Census Bureau about the process.

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Posted on: July 2, 2019

Roanoke County Treasurer’s Office to Host DMV Connect Services

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DMV Connect services will be offered at the Roanoke County Treasurer’s Office located on the first floor of the Roanoke County Administration Center at 5204 Bernard Drive, Roanoke, Virginia, 24018.

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

Submit Zoning Violations through the Neighborhood Concerns Application

Roanoke County's Zoning Code Enforcement officers work with citizens and property owners to investigate and resolve violations of the County code and zoning ordinance. These rules and regulations are in effect to ensure the health, safety, and welfare of ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 1, 2013

Sign-up Your Cell Phone for RoCo Alert Notifications

In the event of a local emergency or natural disaster, Roanoke County’s public safety officials will use RoCo Alert to send recorded notifications to home telephones in Roanoke County. Cellular telephone numbers, email addresses and even VoIP t...Read on... Learn more about RoCo Alert and sign up today! County News

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

Census 2020: Roanoke County Complete Count Committee

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The goal of the 2020 Census is to count everyone once, only once, and in the right place. Ultimately, the success of the census depends on everyone’s participation. The Census Bureau relies on collaborations with organizations and individuals to ensure th...

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Director of Economic & Community Development Recruitment

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Roanoke County is seeking a leader for its newly created Department of Economic and Community Development to align the County’s economic development, planning, engineering and development services to create high-quality commercial, industrial and resident...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Submit Neighborhood Concerns

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Roanoke County's Zoning Code Enforcement officers work with citizens and property owners to investigate and resolve violations of the County code and zoning ordinance. These rules and regulations are in effect to ensure the health, safety, and welfare of ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Reimagine Community Plans

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The Reimagine Planning Studies explore opportunities to develop higher density, mixed-use activity areas in existing commercial corridors. They examine commercial and residential development, multi-modal transportation, infrastructure improvements and des...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Sign-up Your Cell Phone for RoCo Alert Notifications

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In the event of a local emergency or natural disaster, Roanoke County’s public safety officials will use RoCo Alert to send recorded notifications to home telephones in Roanoke County.

Cellular telephone numbers, email addresses and even VoIP telephone num...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Community Strategic Plan

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In 2016, Roanoke County residents were invited to participate in Roanoke County's first-ever community strategic planning process. The Community Strategic Plan engaged both community leaders and citizens to create a desired future for our community. A Com...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Mountain Valley Pipeline

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Our Mountain Valley Pipeline website offers the latest information on the project in Roanoke County, including past progress notes, an interactive Mountain Valley Pipeline Viewer, and more.

Learn more about the Mountain Valley Pipeline Project.

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

RoCo Ready Emergency Information

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Our RoCo Ready page features important safety and contact information in case of emergency situations. See our Roco Ready page for short safety videos, links to Emergency Agencies, and contact information for local utilities. In the event of an emergency,...

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

About Our Banner Image

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Our iconic website banner image featuring hikers at McAfee Knob was taken by photographer Brent McGuirt. This image is owned and copyright Brent McGuirt / Splendor of Light Photography and licensed for use on Roanoke County's website. For more information...

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Posted on: August 23, 2019

Fall Calendar of Events

Stop by your favorite library and pick up a copy today! Or view on our website. Be sure to sign up for our calendar alerts so you'll never miss a favorite event.

Click here to view, print, and download the calendar.

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

New Rentable Business Office at South County

Starting July 1, 2019 we will begin taking reservations for our Commons Office at South County Library. The space will rent for $50/half day and $100/full day (4+ hours). This space will comfortably hold 3 guests and has ample desk space. Call 540-777-878...

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

Passport Acceptance Facility

Roanoke County Public Library is a designated Passport Acceptance Facility. We process passport applications by appointment only.

Appointments will be taken during these hours: Monday - Saturday:  10a-4p // Tuesday & Wednesday evening...

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

Get Your Library Card!

We think everyone should have a library card! Visit your favorite RCPL location to sign up. If you already have one, tell your friends, sign up your kids, and shout it from the top of McAfee's Knob. Plus, who doesn't love free with hundreds of perks?

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

Fall Book Sale

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The Friends of the Roanoke County Public Library will host its semi-annual Fall Book Sale from Saturday, October 5 through Wednesday, October 9 at South County Library in Roanoke. The sale will take place during regular business hours: Saturday 10:00 a.m....

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

Arduboy Workshop

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Thanks to our friends at Roanoke Robotics and Makers Club of Southwest Virginia, the South County Library will be hosting the first ever Arduboy Educational Workshop. This workshop is directed towards teens interested in coding and video gaming. The creat...

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

Shopping Plans? Check out Consumer Reports First.

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The holidays are right around the corner. If you've got important purchases to make, check out Consumer Reports first.

Consumer Reports provides ratings and buying advice for thousands of products. Find the best buys, most reliable brands and important saf...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

New Connections: Let's Talk

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In partnership with Book City Roanoke, RCPL will host lively book and movie discussions on a variety of social issues important to the community.

Schedule: Location for all meetings is at the South County Library

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

Learn with Lynda.com

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Learn business, software, technology, and creative skills through video courses taught by industry experts. Choose from over 5,700 courses. All for free with your library card!

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Roanoke County Police Chiefs Inducted into Evidence-Based Policing Hall of Fame

(Roanoke County, VA—September 9, 2019) Roanoke County’s Chief of Police Howard Hall and Assistant Chief of Police Jimmy Chapman were recently inducted into the Evidence-Based Policing Hall of Fame at the George Mason University’s Center for Evidence Based...

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Blue Ridge Parkway Closed from Milepost 106 to Milepost 112

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Blue Ridge Parkway officials announced the continued closure of the parkway from milepost 106 to milepost 112 near Roanoke, VA. This section of parkway was closed on Friday September 6, when officials from Federal Highways Administration discovered settli...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Roanoke County Police Safe Firearms Storage

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Roanoke County Police has produced this Public Service Announcement to help promote firearms safety in our community.

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Roanoke County Business Partners

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Watch Roanoke County Business Partners Videos produced by Roanoke County's Department of Economic Development and Roanoke Valley Television RVTV-3.


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