The Smart Beginnings NRV program recently completed an Early Childhood Regional Assessment funded by the Virginia Early Childhood Foundation (VECF). The Regional Assessment explores the outcomes of the current early childhood system, the risk factors influencing these outcomes, the early childhood services currently available, as well as service gaps and challenges by locality.
Transportation planners, engineers, program managers, and local cyclists met on September 28, 2018 for a Multi-Regions Alternative Transportation Social.
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.
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.
The New River Valley Regional Commission is proud to support the 2018 ReNew the New Clean-up Event on August 25th, 2018. Registration info can be found at www.renewthenew.org.
The Commission was recently awarded funding through the Virginia Housing Development Authority’s (VHDA) Community Impact Grant program to fund a regional and local housing study.