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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Radford to be Considered an "Opportunity Zone"

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Radford is one of the communities being forwarded by the Governor to the U.S. Department of the Treasury to be considered an “Opportunity Zone”. The program is expected to be an additional means and incentive to spur economic growth and revitalization by ...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Radford Student Wins VML "If I were Mayor" Contest

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The Virginia Municipal League held its annual “If I were Mayor” essay contest. The Region Two winner was a Dalton Intermediate School Student, Kaydence Addison. To read her essay see below.

"If I were Mayor"

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Water Treatment Plant Designated with a 2018 Gold Award

The Water Treatment Plant has been designated with a 2018 “Gold” award from the Virginia Department of Health. The award is presented for “excellence in water operations and performance”. The award reflects the Wate...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Rollin' on the River Food Truck Rodeo

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The inaugural Rollin’ on the River Food Truck Rodeo is just one of many activities planned for April 28 in Radford. Over 25 food trucks are scheduled to serve specialty food and treats in Radford’s waterfront Bisset Park. The event is ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Highlander Half Marathon

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

CDBG ACTION PLAN INVITATION TO COMMENT

The City of Radford invites comments on its 8 Annual Action Plan, which will be submitted to the US Dept of HUD on or about May 15, 2018.  The Annual Action plan serves as the City’s grant application for Community Development Block Grant Funds a...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

F.Y. 2019 Budget Summary

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The Radford City Manager presented the proposed F.Y. 2019 Budget to City Council on Wednesday, April 4, 2018.  The F.Y. 2019 Budget goals are to minimize the cost of services to citizens and businesses, maintain service levels, preserve the finan...

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

Recycling Center and Drop Site Reminders

The City of Radford has two sites for Recycling and the Drop Center Locations have changed.  See below for more information.

Recycling Sites

1) 699 Seventeenth St. side parking lot Public Works Building has two single stream bins and one cardboard ...

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

Debris Collection

Special Collection for fallen limbs and debris will run for two weeks throughout Radford. Place debris curbside and call Public Works at 731-3605 to be put on the list for collection. Citizens can also dump debris at the Old Incinerator Site on Park Road.

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

Radford Ranked as One of the Safest Cities in Virginia

The National Council for Home Safety and Security  just announced their 2018 ranking of the Safest Cities in Virginia and  Radford made the list.  You can see the list here.

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Posted on: March 6, 2018

Drop Center to Move

The Drop Center on Seventeenth Street will be relocated on April 1, 2018 to accommodate the expansion of RadVa Corporation. RadVa has supported hosting the drop center since 1992, but now needs the space for business expansion.

The current site will now be...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

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Posted on: February 12, 2018

Sign Up for the Community Garden

Sign up for the 2018 Community Garden will begin on March 12 in the Radford City Administration Building. Those gardeners who had a plot in the garden last year will have first priority for a plot.

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