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Hurricane Florence Information

Hurricane Florence Information

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.

ReNew the New is returning for 2018!

ReNew the New is returning for 2018!

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.

Regional and Local Housing Study Funded!

Regional and Local Housing Study Funded!

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. 

Regional Leaders Celebrate Award Winners

Regional Leaders Celebrate Award Winners

On May 15, 2018 the New River Valley Regional Commission board of directors, comprised of elected officials and citizen appointees across the region, hosted a dinner event at Sinkland Farms in Riner, VA to honor their annual award recipients. Over 100 local government elected officials, state and federal representatives, and planning commission chairs were in attendance.

New River Valley Aging in Place Leadership Team

New River Valley Aging in Place Leadership Team

The New River Valley Aging in Place Leadership Team is a regional, multi-disciplinary group that formed out of the work of the Livability Initiative in 2011.  With the staggering rise in the number of citizens ages 65 and older and the statistic that 90% of older adults want and expect to ‘age in place,’ the Leadership Team acknowledged that the need for older adults to successfully age in their homes and communities was a critical focus.