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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Christiansburg Fire Department wins in 14 annual training competition categories

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The Christiansburg Volunteer Fire Department attended the 73rd Annual Southwest Virginia Firefighters Association Conference in Kingsport, TN, from June 13-16. Part of the conference is a training competition, where individuals attempt to be the fastest a...

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Posted on: May 23, 2019

Town seeking responses on planning grant survey

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The Town of Christiansburg has received a planning grant through the Appalachian Regional Commission and would like to invite you to join the conversation as it relates to future plans in Downtown, Cambria and Midtown. 

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

Temporary Road Closures for Asphalt Repairs

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The Christiansburg Public Works Department will be closing Ellett Road NE from Thelma Lane to Norwood Street for asphalt repairs. The closure is scheduled for June 17-19 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. This is the continuation of the upgrade to water distribution l...

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Temporary Road Closures for Pavement Markings

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Starting June 11, the Town of Christiansburg will have a contractor (Clatterbuck Pavement Markings, Inc.) install pavement markings between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. The contractor is expected to complete the pavement markings in the next two weeks, weather allow...

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

Storm drain work will alter traffic pattern on North Franklin Street

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Work is scheduled to begin the week of June 10 on the North Franklin Storm Drain Project. The project consists of realigning a portion of storm drain that currently flows under local businesses. The purpose of this project is to eliminate this impact and ...

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Town accepting applications for Planning Commission

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The Town of Christiansburg is now accepting applications for candidates for the Christiansburg Planning Commission. The Planning Commission is an advisory body to the Town Council and makes recommendations on items such as rezoning requests, Conditional U...

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Seniors: Registration open for the 2019 Senior Citizens' Police Academy!

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Registration is now open for the 2019 Senior Citizens' Police Academy.The academy, which will be held July 15-19, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., is free and open to any citizen 50 years and older. During the five-day course, participants will gain insight into th...

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Join us for the annual Fourth of July Celebration

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The annual Fourth of July Celebration will be held on Main Street from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with live music, kids’ activities, Farmers’ Market vendors, craft vendors, food trucks and more. The event is followed with fireworks at night, be...

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

North Franklin Corridor Improvements Project to begin in June

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The N. Franklin Street Corridor Improvements Project is designed to improve traffic flow and safety along N. Franklin Street, while also increasing accessibility for pedestrians. The project includes ramp modifications to Route 460-Business, traffic signa...

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

NRV Metropolitan Planning Organization seeking input on transportation needs

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The New River Valley Metropolitan Planning Organization is seeking input to identify regional transportation needs over the next 20 years. Your input will be used to build a comprehensive list for highways, bicyclists, pedestrians, public transportation, ...

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

Lane closures and detour in effect for College Street sewer project

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The College Street Rehabilitation and Replacement Project will begin the week of March 11. The purpose of this project is to reduce the number of sanitary sewer overflows in the downtown area. Work will consist of manhole replacement with pipe replacement...

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Posted on: February 26, 2019

Falling Branch Intersection Improvements Project will cause temporary lane closures on Roanoke St.

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Work will begin the week of Feb. 25 on the Falling Branch Intersection Improvements Project, which will consolidate shopping center entrances and add a traffic signal at this intersection on Roanoke Street. The purpose of this project is to improve safety...

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