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The Mount Rogers Planning District Commission (MRPDC) is an organization that promotes regional cooperation and planning in Southwest Virginia. We serve the Counties of Bland, Carroll, Grayson, Smyth, Washington, and Wythe and the independent Cities of Bristol and Galax.

Please explore our site to learn more about the Mount Rogers region and the localities we serve.



REQUEST FOR PUBLIC COMMENTS

FOR THE MOUNT ROGERS COMPREHENSIVE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY (CEDS)

The Mount Rogers Planning District Commission has completed a draft of the updated Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) for the Mount Rogers Economic Development District. The CEDS is used as a guide for economic development decisions in the Mount Rogers region (counties of Bland, Carroll, Grayson, Smyth Washington and Wythe and the cities of Bristol and Galax). The document contains a profile of the regionís economy, including strengths and weaknesses, as well as goals and strategies. There is also a listing of vital economic development projects and performance measures to gauge the effectiveness of the CEDS.

COMMENTS: Comments should be received no later than Friday, December 15, 2017 by 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. All comments may be submitted either by email at ldeel@mrpdc.org, via fax at 276-783-6949, or by mail to Lori Deel, Regional Planner, Mount Rogers Planning District Commission, 1021 Terrace Drive, Marion, VA 24354.

For more information and to access the draft, click HERE.

REQUEST FOR PUBLIC COMMENT

Mount Rogers Hazard Mitigation Plan

The Mount Rogers Planning District Commission (PDC) is requesting public comments regarding the regional hazard mitigation plan.

The most recent Mount Rogers Hazard Mitigation Plan is available here.

Please submit all questions or comments regarding the Hazard Mitigation Plan to James Dillon.





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