Virginia Department of Health to Host FREE COVID-19 Testing Event on August 18th

Kristina RamseyNews

The Virginia Health Department is offering free COVID-19 testing on Tuesday, August 18th from 7:30 AM – 10:30 AM at the Rockbridge Regional Dispatch Center, 100 Banner Ln, Buena Vista, VA 24416. Preference for testing will be given to symptomatic individuals or contacts of a known COVID-19 case. See below for more APPOINTMENTS ARE REQUIRED. To schedule an appointment: Call … Read More

City Council Continues to Accept Applications for City Manager Position

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Buena Vista, an independent City of approximately 6,400 citizens, is in the midst of an economic revitalization and is looking for a new City Manager with the strategic vision, energy, and leadership necessary to accelerate and advance this revitalization.   The City is looking for an experienced, goal-oriented, and data-driven individual with strong interpersonal and leadership skills.  The City Manager must … Read More

Labor Day Committee Makes Decision on 2020 Labor Day Events

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It is with great sadness that we announce that will be postponing the 50th Labor Day Parade and Festival until next year. It is heartbreaking to postpone this tradition, but the health of our community, participants, and spectators is of the upmost importance. We do still plan to make this an election kick-off to remember!! Please stay tuned for an … Read More

Finance Committee Meeting to be held August 11, 2020

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There will be a virtual Finance Committee meeting held on August 11th 2020 at 6 PM. See below for meeting information Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/5528910134 Meeting ID: 552 891 0134 Dial by your location1 646 558 8656Meeting ID: 552 891 0134 Click here for Instructions for First Time Zoom Users

Public Works/Public Safety Meeting to be held July 29, 2020

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There will be a virtual Public Works/ Public Safety meeting held on July 29th 2020 at 2 PM. See below for meeting information Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85979995798 Meeting ID: 859 7999 5798 Dial in: +1 646 558 8656 USMeeting ID: 859 7999 5798 Instructions for First Time Zoom Users

Establishment of an Appeals Board

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The Code of Virginia section 36-105 requires that each jurisdiction establish a Local Board of Building Code Appeals (LBBCA). The LBBCA is created to allow decisions of the building official to be challenged at the local level. The City of Buena Vista and the City of Lexington have established a joint board to hear appeals from the two localities. The … Read More

Glen Maury Park Pool to Open July 4th

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GREAT NEWS! The pool will be opening tomorrow, July 4th, at 9 am!! Please read the entire post for information for rules & procedures!The pool will be open from 9 am – 1 pm, will close for an hour to clean, and reopen from 2 pm – 6pm. Each guest will have a 10 ft area to gather with their … Read More

Virginia Moves into Forward Virginia Phase 3 on July 1

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Governor Ralph Northam has announced that Virginia, including Northern Virginia, will move to Phase 3 effective July 1. Click here to read the governor’s news release on his announcement. Click here to review the slides presented at the governor’s press conference. Click here for Forward Virginia’s Phase 3 Guidelines: Safer At Home.

Scheduled RANA Fiber Optic Network Maintenance

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Notice from the Rockbridge Area Network Authority June 12, 2020 As a valued Service Provider on RANA’s fiber optic network, you are notified that RANAwill open a maintenance window for an emergency repair to the network beginningMonday June 29th at 8pm continuing until Tuesday June 30th at 8am. This is themaintenance that was originally scheduled for late May but had … Read More