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    Roanoke County 200 Plan - Community Meeting Dates

    Don't miss your opportunity to weigh in on Roanoke County's 200 Plan! Meetings are going on now through November in each magisterial district. Learn more at https://www.roanokecountyva.gov/200Plan Read on...
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    Hollins Park Trail Ribbon Cutting

    Roanoke County celebrated the opening of a newly paved trail at Hollins Park on Wednesday, September 15. Driven by citizen feedback from community stakeholders, this project is an example of the County's commitment to improving... Read on...
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    Virginia's Blue Ridge #Trailsetter: Salem Red Sox

    Get a behind the scenes look at what it takes to put on a Salem Red Sox game. Read on...
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    Platform Camping at Explore Park

    Blue Mountain Adventures offers a unique camping experience at Roanoke County's Explore Park. In this GEAR UP segment from Roanoke outside, we take a look at several elevated campsites which offer spectacular river views... Read on...
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    Roanoke Welcoming Week Kickoff Event

    On Friday, September 10 the City of Roanoke kicked off Welcoming Week with the dedication of a new community-based exhibit by the Roanoke Arts Commission, right outside of the council chambers on the 4th floor of the Noel C. Taylor Municipal Building. Read on...
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    City of Roanoke to Update Zoning Ordinance in October

    As part of the comprehensive City Plan 2040, the Roanoke City Council will consider three zoning ordinance changes prior to presentation to the Planning Commission on October 11 and City Council on October 18. Public feedback now underway... Read on...
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    Virtual Tour of Carilion Children's Tanglewood Center

    Carilion Children's new facility is a bright and impressive addition to Tanglewood Mall providing a modern model for pediatric care. Read on...
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    Redevelopment Success at Vinyard Station in Vinton

    Roanoke County and the Town of Vinton collaborated with developers to transform an underutilized area of the town. Learn what is in store soon for the Town of Vinton. Read on...
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    Bank of Botetourt Opens New Vinton Location

    A new banking option has arrived in downtown Vinton. In this segment of Roanoke County Business Partners, we check out the ribbon cutting of a new Bank of Botetourt location and get a behind the scenes look. Read on...
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    Roanoke Sheriff's Office Now Hiring Deputies

    Do you want to be more? The City of Roanoke Sheriff's Office is hiring deputies with a starting salary of $40k per year plus starting bonuses for VA certified correctional officers. Get a behind the scenes look in this recruitment video produced by RVTV. Read on...
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    Agenacare Uses Gauntlet Award to Develop Business

    In this segment from Roanoke County Business Partners, learn how local home health care business Agenacare is thriving in Roanoke County. The business received an extra boost as a 2021 Gauntlet Award Winner. Read on...
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    Vinton Public Works Featured on Civic Service

    The Vinton Public Works Department keeps the town's roads, water and public infrastructure running smoothly. In this episode of Civic Service, we go behind the scenes as a skilled crew works to replace a stormwater drain. Read on...
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    How to Stand Up Paddleboard

    Welcome to SUP for beginners! In this GearUp segment from Roanoke Outside, we travel to Carvins Cove and get a tutorial on how to paddleboard from the pros at Roanoke Parks and Recreation. Read on...
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    Roanoke County's 200 Plan Now Underway

    Help shape the future of Roanoke County by attending public input sessions this fall. This video examines different areas of the long range planning effort. Read on...
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    New Cafe Offers Coffee with a Mediterranean Flare

    Cello Coffee House and Cafe is now open in downtown Roanoke, next to Nawab. Featuring international dishes from the Mediterranean to the Middle East, they're open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Read on...
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    Get a Skill, Get a Job and Get Ahead with G3!

    The G3 Program could save you money on community college tuition! Read on...
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    Belmont-Fallon Neighborhoods Targeted for HUD Improvements

    The Belmont-Fallon neighborhood of Roanoke has been selected as a target area for HUD improvements and targeted funding over the next few years! In this segment from Inside Roanoke, learn why the area was chosen and how residents... Read on...
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    Storytimes Are Back at Roanoke Public Libraries

    Storytimes are back this fall at Roanoke Public Libraries! In this segment of Inside Roanoke, find out where you can enjoy these activities with your preschooler. Also in this segment, learn about feed and read programs and a diaper bank... Read on...
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    Inspired to Enhance Salon Celebrates Ribbon Cutting

    A local salon opened this July at a new location inside Valley View Mall. Learn more about how this business grew and expanded in this segment from BizRoanoke. Read on...
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    Mountain Bike Trail Development in Virginia's Blue Ridge

    Virginia’s Blue Ridge is truly America’s East Coast mountain biking capital. In this Roanoke Outside campfire chat, we talk with Stuart Lamanna, president of Blue Ridge Offroad Cyclists about what makes this region so unique... Read on...
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    State of the City Address 2021: Roanoke, VA

    Roanoke Mayor Sherman P. Lea presented the annual State of the City Address at 8:00 AM on Thursday, August 19, 2021. Hosted by the Roanoke Regional Chamber of Commerce with support from Appalachian Power and other sponsors. Read on...
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    Roanoke K9 Hero Survives Dangerous Encounter

    On July 24, Roanoke Police K9 Loki and his partner Sgt. Thompson were involved in a dangerous incident in the line of duty. The dog survived thanks to his training specialized equipment from K9Storm.... Read on...
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    Catawba Valley Farmers Market

    The Farmers Market offers fresh local produce weekly at Roanoke County's Catawba Center. Read on...
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    Blueways - Roanoke Outside Campfire Chat

    Our region’s rivers were long overlooked as a recreational resource, but new cooperative efforts are changing that mindset. The Roanoke River Blueway was recently ranked one of the top urban waterways in the nation by USA Today. In this campfire chat... Read on...
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    Vistar Breaks Ground on New Office in Hollins

    Vistar Eye Centers recently celebrated the groundbreaking of a new facility in the Hollins area of Roanoke County, which will be one of the area's largest and most technologically advanced eye care centers. Learn more in this segment from... Read on...
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    Clarkston Technology Expands to New Location

    A local business recently celebrated the ribbon cutting of a new location in downtown Roanoke. Clarkston Technology Solutions expanded into a new space, delivering technical and application services for global clients. Read on...
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    Appalachian Trail - Roanoke Outside Campfire Chat

    Our region is one of the most popular sections of the Appalachian Trail thanks to stunning vistas, easy access and proximity to a large metro area. In this campfire chat, we talk with Andrew Downs from the Appalachian Trail Conservancy about... Read on...
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    Greenways - Roanoke Outside Campfire Chat

    Regional Greenways Coordinator Liz Belcher just retired after over 25 years building trails. In this campfire chat presented by Roanoke Outside, we look back at her legacy, learn how greenways are built, their community impact, and preview... Read on...
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    Storywalk at Belmont Park Brings Books to Life

    Last week PlayRoanoke and Roanoke Public Libraries installed a permanent Storywalk display at Belmont Park, offering a new interactive experience for families. Special thanks to financial support from RunAbout Sports. Read on...
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    Mast General Store Celebrates First Anniversary

    Opening during the pandemic was a challenge, but the team at Mast General Store's new Roanoke location came together to develop a landmark downtown business. In this segment from BizRoanoke we take a look at how they're thriving one year later. Read on...
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    William Fleming E Sports

    The City of Roanoke's William Fleming High School is taking gaming to a whole new level! The e-sports team now builds computers competitively in a quest for a state championship. Read on...
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    Explore Park New Mountain Bike Amenities

    Roanoke County's Explore Park celebrated the opening of two new mountain bike amenities on Saturday, June 12. Learn more about the Voyager Trail and Blue Ridge Bike Center. Read on...
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On-Air Program Calendar

Roanoke Valley Television (RVTV) is your home for LIVE government meetings, municipal programming, educational programming and signature regional shows. We're a community media station serving the City of Roanoke, the County of Roanoke, the Town of Vinton, and their respective school systems. Stream RVTV online or watch us on Cox Cable Channel 3. The calendar below shows runtimes for our longform regular series. Outside of these times we broadcast shortform videos (see our Youtube feed) and informational billboard messages on behalf of the governments we serve.

September 2021

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  1. Mon, Sep 20

    City of Roanoke - Council Meeting (Regular Agenda) A regular meeting of Roanoke City Council
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  2. Mon, Sep 20

    City of Roanoke - Public Hearing A public hearing of the Roanoke City Council
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  3. Tue, Sep 21

    Roanoke County Board Meeting (3PM) A regular meeting of the Roanoke County Board of S...
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  4. Tue, Sep 21

    Roanoke County Board Meeting (7PM) A regular meeting of the Roanoke County Board of S...
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  5. Sun, Sep 26

    Inside Roanoke (3:00 PM) "Inside Roanoke" is a monthly half-hour ...
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