RAVE Alert System
Jun 12 2019

RAVE Emergency Notification Clarification

***For Clarification*** The original post about this new software may give someone the impression that they can text 9-1-1 directly. While we will have that capability in the near future, this new software will not allow an originating text to come into our dispatch center. This system, which will be available soon, will only allow our dispatchers to text to a...

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Angels Rest Creates Hiker Heaven

Angels Rest creates hiker heaven By Su Clauson-Wicker Special to The Roanoke Times   -  May 5, 2019   PEARISBURG — Chiropractor Pippa Chapman bought her 7-acre wooded home site behind Pearisburg’s Food Lion Plaza so she could have privacy.   But on a Tuesday in late April, it’s anything but private.   Visitors have set up five tents and a hammock in her backyard. Three RVs stand...

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The Giles County Public Service Authority, pursuant to Virginia Code 15.2-5136(G), hereby gives notice to all users of its systems or facilities, the owners, tenants or occupants of property served hereby, and all other interested parties may be heard at a public hearing to be held on  June 20, 2019 at 6pm or as soon thereafter as...

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Immediate Opening For: School Custodian

Immediate Opening For: School Custodian   General Description: Primary responsibilities will include performing routine duties associated with all janitorial duties and some light maintenance work in Giles County Public Schools. . Duties and Responsibilities: Duties include but not limited to:   Sweeping, moping, striping, buffing, waxing and vacuuming floor surfaces. Cleans and sanitizes restroom areas, fixtures and water fountains, blinds and light fixtures; dust desks,...

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REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS/BIDS FOR CONTRACT SERVICES

Download RFP Here The Giles County Board of Supervisors will accept sealed proposals/bids for the services listed below for the fiscal years 2019-2021. Bid packets including a copy of each RFP may be picked up at the Giles County Building Department located at 315 North Main Street, Pearisburg, VA 24134 beginning Wednesday, April 24, 2019. The deadline for all proposals will...

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Water Plant Operator

Job Title:  Water Plant Operator   Giles county PSA is currently seeking candidates for a Water Plant Operator within Giles County. General Description: Understand water treatment theory/technology and apply that knowledge to the water treatment process/production and the transmission/distribution of water to the end user.   Duties and Responsibilities: Primary responsibilities include the operation Operate a Class III filtration water treatment plant which includes but...

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NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" text_align="left" box_shadow_on_row="no"][vc_column][vc_column_text] NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS The Industrial Development Authority for Giles County, Virginia (IDA) is soliciting proposals for responsible person or entities to cut hay and perform mowing services on certain IDA property consisting of approximately 64 acres, located on Boxwood Lane in the Town of Pearisburg.  The IDA contemplates compensation of the successful bidder by...

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Position: General Maintenance

Position Overview: Responsible for performing routine building maintenance tasks. Performance of building maintenance and improvements, tasks in one or more fields (e.g.  Basic carpentry; Basic plumbing, Basic electrical; heating, ventilation, etc.); Perform general cleaning. Perform other tasks as assigned.   Essential Functions: Maintenance Employee Duties include but not limited to:  Perform basic electrical maintenance repair and improvements. Perform basic plumbing maintenance, repair and improvements....

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Giles County VATI Grant Application Public Notice

Giles County intends to apply for a 2019 Virginia DHCD Virginia Telecommunications Initiative grant to support the deployment of fixed wireless broadband service in the White Gate, Wolf Creek, and Route 100 areas of the county.   Giles County, located in the New River Valley of Southwest Virginia, has adopted a vision to bring 21st century broadband connectivity to all stakeholders in...

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