Bid Date Change for Colonial Elementary Project

March 23, 2020

BID DATE CHANGE: Bids for the New Colonial School-Electrical Systems is moved to April 6th.  Bids will be received at the new Purchasing Office location, 57 S. Center Drive, Daleville.   See Addendum #4 for details. Although County offices remain closed, the Purchasing Office will be open on Monday April 6th, from 9am to 2pm to (more…)

County Administrative Offices Remain Closed

March 26, 2020

The world is currently reacting to the rapid spread of a viral infection known as COVID-19, or coronavirus. Locally, Botetourt County officials have also been monitoring this situation for some time, trying to analyze credible information sources and determine the probability of risk to the County and its citizens and visitors. As a result, out (more…)

Botetourt Launches COVID-19 Update Website

March 14, 2020

For updates regarding Botetourt County’s response to the evolving COVID-19 pandemic, please visit https://web.botetourtva.gov/covid19/

Board of Equalization Hearings

February 14, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION for County of Botetourt Public notice is hereby given that the Board of Equalization for Botetourt County will meet on the days hereafter listed for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities in real estate reassessments, including errors in acreage. Upon hearing such complaints, either oral or written, the Board (more…)

Spring Fire Season Burn Ban in Effect

February 14, 2020

Virginia’s Spring Fire Season Burn Ban also known as the “4 p.m. burning law” goes into effect on Saturday, February 15, 2020. Specifically, the law prohibits burning except between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and 12:00 midnight every day from February 15th through April 30th if the fire is in, or within 300 feet of, (more…)

Botetourt Announces Business Book Club

February 14, 2020

Botetourt County Announces Botetourt Business Book Club ~ A Collaborative Effort of Botetourt County Libraries and Department of Economic Development ~  Daleville, VA – Botetourt County Libraries and the Department of Economic Development are launching a Business Book Club on March 1, 2020. Bring your lunch and discuss big ides in business literature with fellow (more…)

Community Open House on Wind Energy Ordinance

February 3, 2020

The Botetourt County Department of Community Development’s staff will be holding an educational community open house in order to receive input on the development of proposed text amendments to the County’s Utility Scale Wind Energy Ordinance on Monday, February 10, 2020 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Eagle Rock Elementary School. At the open (more…)

2020 Reassessment Update

January 28, 2020

This afternoon, Wampler-Eanes Appraisal Group released overall reassessment data for the County. Real estate values in Botetourt County have increased an average of 9.32% since 2016 when the last general property reassessment occurred. During this time, on average, residential real estate increased 11%, commercial properties increased 10%, and agricultural properties increased 5%. This is in (more…)

BOCO Launches New Logo and Brand

January 28, 2020

  A new marketing identity and brand were unveiled by Botetourt County at today’s Board of Supervisors meeting – the governing body’s first meeting of the new decade and the first of the County’s 250th anniversary year. The product of a months-long design process, the new brand is fresh and vibrant, reflecting the growth and (more…)

County Prepares for Major Investments

January 6, 2020

Daleville, VA – The start of the new year also welcomes the beginning of local government budget season. Botetourt County leadership has kicked off the fiscal year 2021 budget process by identifying major projects that require significant local investment. These projects are in addition to the costs of day-to-day operations and routine capital investments. So, (more…)