The state budget includes $25 million to pay off bonds on the now-closed Central Virginia Training Center in Amherst County. Here’s why that’s such a big deal (and why some neighbors worry).
Central Virginia Training Center
At least 10 transformative things in the state budget
The biggest is the money for the Central Virginia Training Center site in Amherst County, followed by life science labs in Roanoke.
Does New River really have the 3rd highest growth rate for tech jobs in the U.S.?
Yes, according to a report from the Brookings Institution. Here’s the catch, what it means and why it matters.
12 potentially transformative items in the rival budgets
Here are some things that could potentially change the economy in Southwest and Southside.
Here’s what our legislators are asking for
Money to pay off bonds for Central Virginia Training Center. Life sciences labs in Roanoke and New River valleys. Flood relief for Hurley. A new state park in Highland County. A museum in Danville. And more . . .