All Town of Blacksburg administrative offices will be closed, Monday, Dec. 10 due to weather conditions. 

Also there will be no refuse/recycling service in the southeast quadrant, Monday, Dec. 10. Makeup service will be Wednesday, Dec. 12. Please have trash and recycling at the curb by 7 a.m. on Wednesday. 

Blacksburg Transit service will begin at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 10; this applies to all routes in Blacksburg, Christiansburg and the commuter route. Please allow extra time for travel as delays should be expected. Please visit for more updates. 

Photo of the Historic Five Chimneys House

About Us

Community Relations, a division of the Town Manager's Office, is responsible for all outreach and communications efforts of the Town of Blacksburg. This includes the distribution of news releases and other media advisories, development of print publications, administration of all social media sites and online communications, and management of the town’s cable access station, WTOB Channel 2.

Additionally, Community Relations serves as a liaison to various partner organizations in the areas of economic development, tourism, and the arts, and oversees projects assigned by the Town Manager. The office administers the annual Citizens Institute, the Sidewalk Stage busking program, the old time jam in Market Square Park, and the application process for downtown events.

Stay informed of town events and happenings by signing up for Citizens Alert.