The NRVRC Blog
Hurricane Florence may have serious impacts to the New River Valley. Here are some helpful resources to review before the rain sets in.
NRV Mapping of Vulnerable Roadways: This project mapped out potentially hazardous roadways in the region during inclement weather. The maps are shown by location.
Workforce Development is a critical activity every month, but in September, the New River/Mount Rogers Workforce Development Board will have several events highlighting a variety of initiatives. New River/Mount Rogers Workforce Development Board has a new brand!read more
The Town of Narrows has received a 2019 Virginia Main Street Commercial District Affiliate grant from the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development through the Virginia Main Street (VMS) Program, the state’s coordinating program for Main Street America.read more
The New River Valley Business Center (NRVBC) is home to many small businesses and entrepreneurs, with businesses ranging from high-tech manufacturers to professional and personal service providers. The NRVBC’s primary purpose is to support the success and growth of these small businesses, but the facility’s convenient meeting room rentals and affordable, flexible production and office suites appeal to businesses of any size.read more
At the request of Giles County, NRVRC was tasked to assist in updating their Comprehensive Plan, which was previously adopted in 2012. The comprehensive plan, though general in nature, is a vital document for any local government, which sets the vision and direction of the community.read more
The Children’s Museum of Blacksburg (CMB) is moving to the New River Valley Mall in Christiansburg. When it opens at its new home, the museum will be known as Wonder Universe: A Children’s Museum.read more