Members of Roanoke City Council have voted to approve adoption of the Evans Spring Master Plan despite opposition from some residents. WFIR’s Clark Palmer has that story.
The Berglund Center is hosting the Greater Roanoke Home and Garden Show this weekend, WFIR’s Alex Torres has details:
An entry from a previous year.
Artists are being asked to put the dangers of plastics into several large-scale mosaic pieces. WFIR’s Ian Price has more about the “Art to Rescue the River” installations.
If your electricity bill has increased in the past year, you’re not alone. WFIR’s Alex Torres has more:
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A Virginia wildlife organization has compiled data about wildlife-vehicle collisions and mitigation tactics. WFIR’s Ian Price reports that the goal is to provide transparent and easy access to this information, which numerous agencies have collected.
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A local expert has a tip to avoid paying extra when you file, as well as information on an improved tax credit. WFIR’s Alex Torres has more:
During a work session yesterday afternoon, members of the Roanoke County School Board discussed the possibility of providing solar energy to Cave Spring High School. WFIR’s Denise Allen Membreno has more.
Roanoke County Public Schools is entertaining solar power as a way to save on electricity. WFIR’s Denise Allen Membreno has more on the possible “Power Purchase Agreement.”
A pilot program will allow anyone to schedule a trip through most of the Roanoke Valley late at night and on Sundays. WFIR’s Ian Price has more.
Do you have a New Year’s Resolution to get out and get active? Virginia’s State Parks can help. WFIR’s Alex Torres has more:
Progress is being made on the Roanoke Valley Greenway Plan, and you might see those changes underway on your next nature walk, WFIR’s Alex Torres has more: