As I said, there may be times I turn to the personal in these postings. How bout them Saints, eh?????

Okay, enough of that.

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This last week:

The Town launched its Facebook page on Wednesday of last week. Our page will allow us to interact with the community in new ways. At the time of this message we have just over 700 Facebook “fans.” You can find the Town on facebook at

Public Meeting on Ordinance 1546 – The Town is hosting a meeting this Wednesday regarding proposed changes to the Blacksburg Historic District and the powers of the Historic or Design Review Board. Staff is hosting the meeting to answer questions and make sure that the community has accurate information on the proposed changes. The meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers.

Wayfinding Sign Installation – Wayfinding sign installation began last week. The information provided on these signs directs visitors to local points of interest including the Municipal Complex, Police Department, Library, Lyric Theatre, Virginia Tech, Squires Student Center, the Huckleberry Trail, and the new Farmer’s Market. These signs will also provide directions to nearby parking facilities. Additional signs will be installed this week.