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 18, 2017

Permit Center Closure - Monday Morning 5/22/17

The Department of Planning Building and Development implemented new permitting software last year.  As part of ongoing system implementation and overall process improvement, planning and building staff, including our permit technicians, will be i...

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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 19, 2017

Mayor Calls Special Meeting for Neighborhood Solidarity Walk

Roanoke, VA – Mayor Sherman Lea has called a Special Meeting of the Roanoke City Council for Thursday, May 25, at 6 p.m., to conduct a “Neighborhood Solidarity Walk” to promote neighborhood safety. The walk will begin at the ...

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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 12, 2017

Update on Paving of City Streets

ROANOKE, VA –Boxley Materials will be milling and paving the following streets in the upcoming week starting on Wednesday May 17th through May 26th.

  • Airport Road between Municipal Road to Barns Avenue
  • Carlisle Ave SE, Spruce St SE, Brownlee Ave SE
  • Dale...
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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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