With the expiration of the 4pm burn law, various agencies and groups in the region will be performing prescribed burns and controlled burns of wild lands and cleared land over the next few weeks. Please expect to see or smell smoke in the area, especially where land has been recently cleared.Read More
The Mount Tabor Ruritan Club is sponsoring the Thirty-first Annual Blacksburg 4th of July Parade. You'll see floats, bicycles, wagons, marchers, walkers, antique/ classic cars, race cars, horses, scouts, bands, sports teams, etc., but most important - Fire Engines!
WHEN: Tuesday, July 4, 2017 beginning at 2:00 p.m.
The parade will begin at S Main St and Eheart Street SE at the Old Blacksburg Middle School property, and end on the Alumni Mall, near Tech's Drillfield.
Beginning at 6 p.m., the Blacksburg Parks & Recreation Department will have music, food and entertainment near the Blacksburg Recreation Center, ending with fireworks at 9:30 p.m.
The Blacksburg Fire Department encourages you to Dig with C.A.R.E.