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Posted on: February 27, 2024 | Last Modified on: September 8, 2022

Community Meeting for West Main Street Road Safety Improvements

(Roanoke County, VA – February 27, 2024) Roanoke County is hosting a community meeting for the West Main Street (Route 11/Route 460) at Dow Hollow Road Safety Improvements project on Wednesday, February 28, between 5-7 p.m. at the Glenvar Librar...

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Posted on: February 23, 2024

March 7: Carson Road Improvements Community Meeting

Carson Rd 2nd Community Meeting

Roanoke County is hosting a community meeting to receive comments on proposed safety improvements for Carson Road between Route 460/Challenger Avenue and the City of Roanoke/Belle Avenue:

Date: Thursday, March 7, 2024

Time: 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. as an open...

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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Broadband Availability Survey Extended

Broadband Survey Extended Spotlight

How Connected is Your Household?

Roanoke County Extends Broadband and Cell Phone Connectivity Survey!

DEADLINE TO COMPLETE THE SURVEY IS WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28.

Approximately 1,500 Roanoke County households have completed the community-wide Broadband and Cel...

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Posted on: February 20, 2024

Temporary Polling Place for Precinct 303 Windsor Hills

Elections Precinct Notice 2-20-24

Temporary Polling Place Location for Precinct #303 (Windsor Hills)

Voters in Precinct #303 (Windsor Hills) will vote in the Dual Party Presidential Primary on March 5, 2024, atChrist The King Presbyterian Church2335 Electric RoadRoanoke, Virginia  ...

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County News
Posted on: February 12, 2024

Seeking Board of Zoning Appeals Applicants for Windsor Hills

Board of Zoning Appeals Applicants Needed

Roanoke County is seeking applicants for a Board of Zoning Appeals member for the Windsor Hills district. 

The purpose of the Board of Zoning Appeals is to hear and decide appeals from any order, requirement, decision, or determination made by an ...

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County News
Posted on: February 16, 2024

West Main Street at Dow Hollow Road Intersection Improvements Community Meeting February 28

West Main Street at Dow Hollow Road Meeting Information

Roanoke County is hosting a community meeting to receive comments on proposed safety improvements at the West Main Street (Route 11/460) and Dow Hollow Road intersection near Interstate 81 at Exit 132 (Dixie Caverns):

Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Time...

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Posted on: February 8, 2024

Appalachian Power Earns Its Second “Stormwater Clean Award”

AEP Stormwater Award Feb 2024

(Roanoke County, VA – February 6, 2024) Roanoke County’s Department of Development Services has awarded Appalachian Power its second prestigious Stormwater Clean Award for exceptional environmental efforts.  

This year’s honor recognized Appalachi...

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Posted on: February 6, 2024 | Last Modified on: September 8, 2022

Roanoke County Names Information Technology Director

Uma Marques, IT Director

February 6, 2024 –Deputy County Administrator Rebecca Owens is delighted to announce the appointment of Uma Marques as Information Technology Director. Marques will assume her new position on February 21, 2024. 

“We are fortuna...

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Posted on: November 30, 2023

McAfee Knob Trailhead Parking Lot Closed During Pedestrian Bridge Construction

McAfee Knob Trailhead Parking Closed Shuttle Resumes March 2024

As part of a project to construct a new pedestrian bridge to carry the Appalachian Trail over Route 311 (Catawba Valley Drive), parking at the McAfee Knob trailhead will close on November 30. Hikers will still have access to the Appalachian Trail at this ...

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Posted on: November 14, 2023

11/14/23: Phase 1 of the West Roanoke River Greenway Set to Begin

Roanoke River Image

Roanoke County announces the start of construction on an approximate 0.60-mile section of the West Roanoke River Greenway (VDOT UPC No. 97171) proposed along the Roanoke River in the vicinity of West Riverside Drive and Kingsmill Drive. Development of the...

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Project Webpage County News
Posted on: January 27, 2022

Sign-up Your Cell Phone for RoCo Alert Notifications

SpotlightRoCoAlert

You can now add optional cell phone numbers to our RoCo Alert system to receive notifications in the case of an emergency. New features in the system also allow you to voluntarily share information that may help save your life, including health conditions...

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Posted on: March 24, 2023

Hollins Library Replacement Project

Hollins Replacement

The Hollins Library project, with planning and initial design scheduled in FY2023 and construction in FY2026, is slated to replace the existing Hollins Library with a state-of-the-art new community library. The project proposes inviting public spaces to i...
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Posted on: January 7, 2020

Submit Neighborhood Concerns

NeighborhoodConcerns Spotlight

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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