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Posted on: December 3, 2021

Road Notice: Diuguids Lane (Route 760) Bridge Replacement & Detour

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A project to replace the Route 760 (Diuguids Lane) bridge over the Roanoke River is set to begin in fall 2021. The bridge is located 0.027 mile south of the intersection of West Main Street (Route 11/460) and 0.068 mile north of the intersection with West...

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Posted on: November 24, 2021

Roanoke County Reminds Citizens of Payment Options for Upcoming Real Estate Tax Payments

(Roanoke County, VA—November 22, 2021)  The Roanoke County Treasurer’s Office would like to remind residents that the second half of real estate taxes are due by the close of business on Monday, December 6.

Drop boxes are installed for check payme...

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

Blue Ridge Parkway Closure (5/24/21): Roanoke River Bridge Rehabilitation Project Begins

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The Roanoke River Bridge, at Milepost 114.7, on the Blue Ridge Parkway will be CLOSED for a major rehabilitation project starting Sunday, May 23, 2021, at 4:00 PM. The closure is expected to be in place through spring of 2022. As a result, the Blue Ridge ...

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Posted on: August 23, 2021

Roanoke County Administrator Set to Retire

Dan O Donnell Spotlight

August 23, 2021 – Roanoke County Administrator Dan O’Donnell today announced that he will be retiring after more than 21 years of service in Roanoke County. O’Donnell notified the Board of Supervisors of his intent to retire,...

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Posted on: July 2, 2021

Roanoke County Make US News & World Report’s Healthiest Communities List

2021 Healthy Communities Spotlight

(ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. July 2, 2021)  Roanoke County has been selected as one of US News & World Report’s Healthiest Communities for 2021. The Healthiest Communities list is an interactive destination for consumers and policymakers, d...

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County News
Posted on: January 6, 2021

RoCo Mobile App Now Available!

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Roanoke County’s new RoCo Mobile app for iPhone and Android devices puts County services and information at your fingertips! The app features one-touch access to easily view County News, Emergency Alerts, Calendars, Public Notices, and more! Just tap to g...

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Posted on: January 7, 2020

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: January 8, 2020

Watch Board of Supervisors Meetings Online

Watch Board Meetings Online

Board of Supervisors meetings and agendas can be viewed online on our Meetings and Videos page

If a Board of Supervisors meeting is in progress, select the "LIVE MEETING" link at the top of the page to stream the meeting on your comput...

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Posted on: November 9, 2021

2021 State of the County Address

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View the 2021 State of the County Address beginning Wednesday, November 10. Remarks by Board of Supervisors Chairman P. Jason Peters can be viewed beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Roanoke Valley Television RVTV-3, and will also be streamed live on Roanoke County...

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Roanoke County Seeks Board of Equalization Members

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Roanoke County is currently accepting applications for the Board of Equalization. Applicants are submitted to the Circuit Court of Roanoke County for appointment and serve for a term of one year, with the term ending December 31st of each calendar year. T...

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County Spotlights
Posted on: January 8, 2020

Watch Board of Supervisors Meetings Online

Watch Board Meetings Online

Board of Supervisors meetings and agendas can be viewed online on our Meetings and Videos page

If a Board of Supervisors meeting is in progress, select the "LIVE MEETING" link at the top of the page to stream the meeting on your comput...

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Watch Board of Supervisors Meetings. County Spotlights
Posted on: August 27, 2021

Roanoke County 200 Plan

Roanoke County 200 Plan Spotlight

The Roanoke County 200 Plan is a major update to the Comprehensive Plan. It belongs to every citizen of Roanoke County. The plan:

  • Expresses an overarching community vision as well as unique goals for 11 community planning areas within the County and the To...
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Posted on: August 6, 2021

Roanoke County Recognized for Model Programs

VACo Awards 2021 Spotlight

(Roanoke County, VA—August 6, 2021) The Virginia Association of Counties (VACo) has awarded Roanoke County two Achievement Awards, which recognize excellence in local government programs. Of the 100 submissions received from across the state, only 30 were...

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Posted on: August 2, 2021

Roanoke County Recognized for Best Technology Practices

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August 2, 2021 – Roanoke County was recently recognized by the Center for Digital Government (CDG) and the National Association of Counties (NACo) as a top winner in the 19th annual Digital Counties Survey. The survey identifies the best technology practi...

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Posted on: July 2, 2021

Roanoke County Make US News & World Report’s Healthiest Communities List

2021 Healthy Communities Spotlight

(ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. July 2, 2021)  Roanoke County has been selected as one of US News & World Report’s Healthiest Communities for 2021. The Healthiest Communities list is an interactive destination for consumers and policymakers, d...

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County Spotlights
Posted on: January 6, 2021

RoCo Mobile App Now Available!

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Roanoke County’s new RoCo Mobile app for iPhone and Android devices puts County services and information at your fingertips! The app features one-touch access to easily view County News, Emergency Alerts, Calendars, Public Notices, and more! Just tap to g...

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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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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Report Fraud, Waste and Abuse

Report Fraud, Waste and Abuse

Roanoke County is committed to conducting government business with integrity and accountability to our citizens and employees. Roanoke County’s Fraud, Waste, and Abuse hotline is designed for citizens and employees to report concerns of fraud, w...

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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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Visit the RoCo Ready page.... County Spotlights
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: July 29, 2020

Modified Services

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NOTICE - Department Director’s Important Message

On behalf of Roanoke County’s Department of Development Services, I hope that you are finding creative solutions to the new work patterns that are challenging all of us at this time. In response to ...

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Posted on: December 2, 2021

WiFi Hotspots Available to Roanoke County Residents

 Stay connected this holiday season. Checkout a wifi hotspot for internet access wherever you go. Hotspots are available for FREE to Roanoke County residents. Need a library card? Visit rvl.info to get started. Find out more here.

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

Remote Access to Ancestry Available Through December 31

As of December 31, 2021 Ancestry will no longer be offering remote access to their site. We will still have Ancestry available for in-library use at all RCPL locations.

Check out our other genealogy resources on our Virtual Library.

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

Are you following us?

Follow us @rocopublib on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Subscribe to our Youtube channel for programs, tutorials, and more. #getsocial

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Posted on: November 24, 2021

Therapy Lights Available for Checkout

HappyLights

HappyLight can help with winter blues, light deprivation, jet lag, Circadian rhythm disruption, and more. 

Sunlight is essential for a healthy lifestyle. A therapy light brings daylight indoors by emitting a bright white, full spectrum light that ...

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Posted on: November 30, 2021

Sign Up for Monthly Updates

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Did you know we send out monthly newsletters featuring upcoming events, news, and announcements? Sign up today!

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Roanoke County Recognized for Model Programs

VaCo Award 2021

(Roanoke County, VA—August 6, 2021) The Virginia Association of Counties (VACo) has awarded Roanoke County two Achievement Awards, which recognize excellence in local government programs. Of the 100 submissions received from across the state, only 30 were...

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Posted on: November 1, 2021

Library Concierge Service

Library Concierge

Launching on July 1! Library Concierge is a monthly subscription service open to all patrons with library cards in good standing. Each month, subscribers will automatically receive curated content or a list of digital titles available on our digital platf...

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Library Spotlights
Posted on: November 2, 2021

Apply for an eLibrary Card

Library Card

Need a library card to access our digital resources, databases, and eBooks? Apply for a card on our website.

Get immediate access to the library’s online services.

  • Check out eBooks, eMagazines, and eAudiobooks
  • Access our virtual library’s...
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Posted on: November 17, 2021

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

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Reading aloud to babies, toddlers, and preschoolers helps them develop important early literacy skills. RCPL is committed to supporting every child on their journey to reading.

We’ve joined with 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten, an organization serving the ...

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Library Spotlights
Posted on: November 15, 2021

Shopping Plans? Check Consumer Reports Before You Buy!

Consumer Reports

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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Library Spotlights
Posted on: October 28, 2021

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning offers 16,000 online courses in leadership, project management, mental wellness, digital marketing, Python coding, sales, and more. The best part? All of these are available for free with your library card! Hear from expert instructors w...

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

Register for Upcoming Events

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Bundle up and join us at the library. We have events for everyone. Register and find out additional information for our upcoming events for children, teens, and adults. Events take place via Zoom or in person.

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Posted on: September 29, 2021

Language Learning

Learn a New Language

From Mandarin to Spanish to Latin. We have multiple platforms and resources for you to learn new languages. Browse the databases below and find the one that fits your needs.

Mango Languages is an online language-learning system that can help you learn Span...

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Posted on: December 3, 2021

Road Closure (12/3/21): Nightly Road Closures on West Ruritan Road (Route 610) For Utility Work

Beginning December 3rd through December 10th, West Ruritan Road will have nightly lane closures in place for utility work being performed near the Lewis Gale site. Lane closures will be in place nightly from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. Nightly lane cl...

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Road Notices
Posted on: December 3, 2021

Road Notice: Diuguids Lane (Route 760) Bridge Replacement & Detour

Diuguids Bridge Project Map 11-3-21

A project to replace the Route 760 (Diuguids Lane) bridge over the Roanoke River is set to begin in fall 2021. The bridge is located 0.027 mile south of the intersection of West Main Street (Route 11/460) and 0.068 mile north of the intersection with West...

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Posted on: August 2, 2021

Road Notice (8/16/21): Route 11/460 West Main Street Sidewalk Project

West Main Street Closure Map

Beginning August 16, work will begin to install sidewalks and other pedestrian improvements on Route 11/460, West Main Street. The project begins 0.012 mile east of the intersection with Technology Drive and will extend to the intersection with Route 643 ...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Updated Blue Ridge Parkway Closure (5/24/21): Roanoke River Bridge Rehabilitation Project Begins

Blue Ridge Parkway Closure Map

National Park Service officials announced the upcoming, full closure of Roanoke River Bridge, at Milepost 114.7, on the Blue Ridge Parkway for a major rehabilitation project. The Roanoke River Overlook/Parking lot and trail access to the Roanoke River wil...

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Posted on: November 16, 2021

Roanoke County Circuit Court Holiday Schedules

The Roanoke County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office will be closed on the following days:

Thanksgiving:

Wednesday, November 24th closing at 12:00 pm

Thursday, November 25th, 2021

Friday, November 26th, 2021

Christmas:

Thursday, December 23rd, 2021

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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. 

See more information about the latest economic developments in Roanoke County, and view ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Recreation TV

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See the latest videos from Roanoke County Parks, Recreation and Tourism, produced by Roanoke Valley Television RVTV-3.

View more information about Roanoke County Parks, Recreation and Tourism programs for all ages and abilities, fitness programs at Green R...

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