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Posted on: July 11, 2018

Roanoke County Earns 5th Place in Digital Counties Survey

2018 Digital Counties Winner

July 11, 2018 – The Center for Digital Government (CDG) and the National Association of Counties (NACo) announced the winners of the 15th anniversary Digital Counties Survey. The survey, conducted by CDG in partnership with NACo, identifies the ...Read on...

Posted on: July 5, 2018

Cooling Assistance Applications Now Being Accepted

Richmond, VA (June 28, 2018) – Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) is continuing its effort to help provide qualifying households with cooling assistance during the summer months. The application period is open and runs through Wednesd...Read on...

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Posted on: July 5, 2018

Reminder: Board of Supervisors Meeting Changes for July and August

REMINDER: Board of Supervisors Meeting Changes for July and August 

The Board of Supervisors will have only one meeting for July 2018 to be held on Tuesday, July 24, beginning at 3:00 p.m. with an evening session beginning at 7:00 p.m. ...Read on...
Posted on: July 5, 2018

Accepting Applications for Roanoke County Citizen Representatives on RVRA Board

Roanoke County is currently accepting applications for two citizen representatives to represent Roanoke County on the Roanoke Valley Resource Authority.  These appointments carry a four-year term with the initial appointment to expire  D...Read on...

Posted on: June 5, 2018

Temporary Polling Place Change for Penn Forest Precinct #502

(Roanoke County, VA—June 5, 2018) The Polling Place for Roanoke County’s Penn Forest Precinct #502 will be temporarily located from Cave Spring High School to Penn Forest Worship Center due to upcoming construction at the high school.&...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 te...Read on... Learn more about RoCo Alert and sign up today!

Pipeline Information

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Media Release - Pipeline Activities in Roanoke County - April 13, 2018

Roanoke County Police on Thursday advised individuals sitting in two trees in Bent Mountain that they are in violation of a federal court order signed by Judge Elizabeth Dillon on March 2, 2018 granting MVP immediate possession of parcels gained through l...
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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Media Release - Pipeline Activities in Roanoke County - April 11, 2018

Roanoke County Police today charged two individuals related to Mountain Valley Pipeline activities in Bent Mountain.
Stephanie Stallings Davis, 37, of Winston-Salem, NC was charged with Interfere with Property Rights (Code 18.2-121). Davis was interfering ...
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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Media Release - Pipeline Activities in Roanoke County - April 12, 2018

Roanoke County Police have been in Bent Mountain today. There were approximately 12-15 individuals present in opposition of pipeline activities. Officers described all individuals as civil, with no threats made or serious issues. Tree clearing crews were ...
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Police

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Roanoke County Police Respond to Robbery

On Friday, July 13, 2018 at approximately 02:40 AM, Roanoke County Police Officers responded to the Country Store in the 4700 block of Starkey Road in reference to a robbery. Information was received that a white male entered the store wearing a dark gray...Read on...

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Posted on: July 9, 2018

Fatal Crash Investigation

On July 9, 2018 just after midnight Roanoke County Police responded out to a single vehicle crash in the 4500 Block of Challenger Ave. A Jeep was traveling East on Challenger Avenue when it lost control and went off the roadway. The Driver and sole occupa...Read on...

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