Posted on: December 9, 2016

Downtown Planning Is Underway

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We need your input and ideas to help us create a vision for the downtown area for the next twenty years

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

3rd Annual 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

Roanoke Stair Climb

Registration is open for the 3rd Annual 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb! The event will be held in Roanoke at the Wells Fargo Tower on Saturday, September 9, 2017.  To register, click here.

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Preservation Foundation Recognizes Historic Value of Municipal Building

Roanoke, VA – The Roanoke Valley Preservation Foundation (RVPF) recognized the renovation of the century-old north lobby and entrance steps of the Noel C. Taylor Municipal Building with a Preservation Award in 2016, and is now installing a speci...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

City Invites Public to Vote for the People’s Choice Award for AIR Exhibit

Roanoke, VA—Addressing the theme “City in Motion,” the nine new sculptures for the city’s Art in Roanoke (AIR) Exhibit are now completely installed and will be on display for 18 months on the Elmwood Park Art Walk. During Festival in the Park, May 26-28, ...

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

City to Fill Elmwood Park Art Walk with New Sculptures

Roanoke, VA – The City of Roanoke and the Roanoke Arts Commission announce the purchase of a permanent work of art and a temporary art exhibit for Elmwood Park. The temporary art  is the second exhibition of its kind to be displayed on ...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Downtown – Weekend Street Closure Update

ROANOKE, VA – The following streets will be closed on Friday, Saturday and Sunday (May 26th to May 28th) due to various events in downtown Roanoke.

Festival in the Park

  • Franklin Road between Jefferson Street and Williamson Road, starting at 2:00 p.m. ...
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Posted on: April 26, 2017

10th STREET CLOSURE BETWEEN WILLIAMSON ROAD AND ROUNDHILL AVENUE

ROANOKE, VA – Utility work on the next phase of construction on 10th Street in Roanoke has begun and continue for several weeks this spring.

A sewer line installation will require closures for through traffic on 10th Street a city block at time with ...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

City Announces Changes to Solid Waste Collection for Memorial Day Week

Roanoke, VA – City offices will be closed on Monday, May 29, for the Memorial Day holiday. As a result, the collection of trash, bulk, brush and "A" week recycling will be delayed one day throughout the week.  Please follow the schedule below.

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