Sustainable Blacksburg

Making Blacksburg

a sustainable,

special place.

Let’s Talk Blacksburg!

Your community and government make better decisions when you have a voice in the process. Let’s Talk Blacksburg is part of a broader effort to make it easier for the public to engage with their local government. The Town of Blacksburg is currently putting together the 2021 Comprehensive Plan and needs YOUR feedback!

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Week Six: 21 Actions for 2021

We all love to give and receive gifts, especially when they are presented to us in shiny paper and sparkly ribbon, but gift-giving creates millions of tons of waste across the globe and it is projected that at least half of it ends up in landfills. This week we want to focus on how we…

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Week 5 Recap: Spend Time Outdoors

After the brief cold spell we had last week, this was the perfect week to get outside! Enjoying time outside increases our connection to nature and our desire to protect the natural world. It’s also good for our physical and mental health. We hope you had some wonderful outdoor adventures and will continue to spend…

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Join Us for the Sixth Annual City Nature Challenge!

Get Outside! As community science initiatives continue to grow in popularity, this year’s sixth annual City Nature Challenge is expanding to more than 400 cities across six continents. The global event calls on current and aspiring community scientists, nature and science fans, and people of all ages and education backgrounds to observe and submit pictures of wild plants,…

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Week Five: 21 Actions for 2021

Studies have shown over and over the immense benefits of spending time outdoors – both for us and also for the earth. However, according to a study done by the EPA, respondents reported spending as much as 93% of their time in enclosed spaces (87% of their time inside a building and 6% of their…

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  • 141 Jackson St.
  • Blacksburg, VA 24060

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