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Public Notice – Virginia Telecommunications Initiative Grant Program

August 1, 2019


The County of Botetourt is accepting public comments on a potential, joint grant application to the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) by the County of Botetourt and Lumos Networks (Segra) to obtain funds through the Virginia Telecommunications Initiative (VATI) to provide for last-mile expansion of broadband services into the following sections of Botetourt County that are considered unserved by any broadband provider, per the grant guidelines:

  • West of the I-81 corridor bordered by Little Timber Ridge Road, Springwood Road, Oak Ridge Road, and beyond Narrow Passage Road across the James River to Cartmills Gap Road.
  • East of I-81 and U. S. Route 11 (Lee Highway) including Hardbarger Road, Lithia Road, U. S. Route 11 to Bobletts Gap Road.

Comments should be submitted to Mr. Gary Larrowe, Botetourt County Administrator, 57 S. Center Drive, Daleville, VA  24083, via e-mail to, or via fax (540-473-8225), by 12:00 P. M. on Friday, August 23, 2019.


Gary Larrowe

Botetourt County Administrator