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NRV First U.S. Home for Commercial Drone Deliveries

Thursday, May 16, 2019  
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NRV to Be Home of First Commercial Drone Deliveries in the U.S.

VIRGINIA'S NEW RIVER VALLEY - Blacksburg and Christiansburg arethe first towns in the U.S. where residents can have drone deliveries to their homes.Google subsidiary Wing is leading a project that will bring commercial drone deliveries to the U.S., starting in Virginia's New River Valley.

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Thomas Industrial Fabrication Brings 28 Jobs to Floyd County

Montgomery County and City of Radford Study Internet Needs

Thanks to Citizens, Floyd to Be Most Connected Rural Community in VA

The company will buy the Former Dreaming Creek property from the Floyd County EDA.

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The two localities plan to find and remedy areas that have insufficient internet service.

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By 2021, 97% of Floyd County will be connected to high-speed internet. Welcome to gig country.

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Downtown Christiansburg Brewery Coming Soon!

Town of Pulaski Receives CEDA Award

NRV Sponsors Young, Smart, and Local

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Virginia's New River Valley is an eclectic mix of unique, interconnected small towns. The region provides an abundance of cultural and social offerings due to the presence ofworld-class universities, while retaining the charm and benefits of small townliving. The NRV is home to a diverse and innovative business community with companies that range from high-tech startups to foreign-based corporations to specialty agribusiness. These organizations benefit from the collaborative spirit of our region and a loyal, highly-skilled, and educated workforce. The scenic beauty of the region also fosters a deep connection to nature, which is deepened by access to outdoor recreation and the preservation of our natural environment. It's clear why Virginia's New River Valley is "A Natural Fit."

ONWARD NRV, the parent organization of the Virginia's New River Valley brand,is a public/private, regional economic development organization whose mission is to attract and retain world class jobs, investment and talent in Virginia's New River Valley.It's a movement where leadersfrom business, government, andhigher education work together to promote the economic vitality of the region.

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