Current Notices & News
(NOTE: For Local Cultural Events, Festivals and Activities in the various Communities in Wise County, please visit our Tourism website: http://www.visitwisecounty.com.)
The Approved FY 2014-15 County Budget document is now available for Download .
RFP for IP Telephone and Voicemail System
The Wise County Board of Supervisors is seeking proposals from telecommunications companies to provide a phone network solution for Wise County with the principal location being the Wise County Courthouse facility.
The result of the proposal should be an efficient and economical phone system for Wise County that provides the latest technology readily available. Proposals should be submitted to David L. Cox, County Finance Administrator by 4:00 pm on Thursday, October 9, 2014.
The detailed RFP is available on our website or can be obtained directly from the Wise County Administrators’ Office. Questions should be addressed to David L. Cox, County Finance Administrator at (276) 328-2321 or email at email@example.com.
ADDITION: Network Design with Drops provides basic network design diagram along with sketches of the courthouse floor plans showing network drop locations.
RFB for Two (2) 2015 4WD, 4DR Vehicles
The Wise County Sheriff’s Office will receive sealed bids for purchase of two (2) 2015 four wheel drive, four door vehicles with V6 engines.
Bids will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on Monday September 29, 2014. All questions regarding vehicles and specifications shall be directed to the Wise County Sheriff’s Office.
For more details, see the Full RFB Notice.
Wise County EM offers Free CERT, CPR and First Aid Course – 09/27, 10/04 & 10/11/2014
Wise County Emergency Management is offering a free CERT, CPR and First Aid Course. Upon the completion of the 20 hour course you will receive a free CERT, CPR and First Aid Certification.
The course is being held at the Wise County EOC located at the Justice Center in Wise. The course dates are Sept. 27th 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM, Oct. 4 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM and Oct. 11 8:30 AM - 11:30 PM.
If you have any questions or would like to register, please call 276-328-7110 or email Angie Robinson. Please see Attached Flyer for additional details.
All County Offices will be CLOSED Monday, Oct. 13, 2014 in observance of Columbus Day
The Great SouthEast Multi-state Earthquake Drill will be held on Thu., Oct. 16, 2014 @ 10:16 a.m. Learn more and register yourself, your family, your school, your office, your organization for the ShakeOut drill at www.shakeout.org/southeast or www.ReadyVirginia.gov. For more information, see the Full Flyer .
"WARNER on your CORNER" – Thu, Oct. 16, 2014
Representatives from Senator Mark Warner's office will be available to discuss specific issues individual Virginians have dealing with federal agencies.
TIME: 10AM – Noon
PLACE: County Admin Office – Conference Room, 2nd floor, Room 223, Wise County Courthouse
(*** Same time & place – 3rd Thurs. in alternate months)
Bear Reports on the Rise in Wise County — What can you do?
Reports of bears in the communities of Wise County are on the rise. What can you do to deter bears in your community? The VA Wildlie Conflict Helpline has provided information and links to resources to help if bears are a problem in your community. For details, download the Resource Sheet .