Posted on: October 26, 2017

Stormdrain Inlet Art Coming to City of Roanoke

Roanoke, VA – As the saying goes, a picture is worth a thousand words. Imagine what artists could communicate about improving Roanoke’s water quality. Creating Stormdrain Inlet Art would not only draw attention to storm drains "hidden" within th...

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Roanoke Arts and Culture News

Posted on: November 16, 2017

Governor-elect Ralph Northam Selects Mayor Lea as Member of Transition Committee

Roanoke, VA -- Roanoke City Mayor Sherman P. Lea Sr. has been named as a member of Governor-elect Ralph Northam's bipartisan Transition Committee, which consists of Virginians from across the Commonwealth. Committee members will join Governor-elect Northa...

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Roanoke General City News
Posted on: November 13, 2017

City to Hold Public Meeting Regarding Funding Requests for Non-Profits

Roanoke, VA -- The Department of Management and Budget, together with the Human Services Advisory Board (HSAB) and the Roanoke Arts Commission (RAC), will be conducting a Fiscal Year 2019 budget kickoff session on Friday, Dec. 1, from 9 to 11 a.m., in Cit...

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Roanoke General City News

Posted on: November 15, 2017

Downtown – Weekend Street Closure Update

ROANOKE, VA – The following streets will be closed on Friday and Saturday, November 17-18, due to various events in Downtown Roanoke.

“RiOT Rooster Indie Craft Fair”

Starting on Friday, at 5:00 p.m. through Saturday, at 8:00 p....

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Roanoke Street Closing Updates
Posted on: October 31, 2017

Update on Paving of City Streets

ROANOKE, VA –Adams Construction Company will continue milling and paving operations in the Fairland northwest neighborhood through Wednesday, November 22.  The following streets are included in the paving program:

  • Ordway Drive
  • Treamont Dr...
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Roanoke Street Closing Updates

Posted on: November 15, 2017

Solid Waste Collection Schedule Altered for Holiday Week

Roanoke, VA – City offices will be closed on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 23 and 24, for the Thanksgiving holidays.  As a result, all residents and business owners are asked to set out their trash, B week recycling containers, bulk (three-...

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Roanoke Trash and Recycling News