(NOTE: Visit our Tourism website: http://www.visitwisecounty.com for Local Cultural Events, Festivals and Activities in Wise County. For scheduled events at The Glades park in downtown Wise, VA, please visit the Town of Wise Events page.)
WISE COUNTY COMPREHENSIVE PLAN REVIEW MEETING
The previously scheduled meeting of the Steering Committee for the Comprehensive Plan on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 @ 6:00 PM in the Wise County School Board Education Center has been CANCELLED and will be re-scheduled at a time to be determined. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
All County Government Offices and Convenience Centers will be CLOSED Fri., Dec. 23, 2016 thru Mon., Dec. 26, 2016 in observance of Christmas.
All County Government Offices and Convenience Centers will be CLOSED Mon., Jan. 2, 2017 in observance of New Year's Day.
*** UPDATE *** – Change in Convenience Center Hours
At their Aug. 11, 2016 meeting, the Wise County Board of Supervisors voted to revert Convenience Center hours of operation back to those as of June 30, 2016. This change will be effective Mon., Aug. 15, 2016. The new Hours of Operation are as follows:
Monday – Saturday: Open 8:00 AM – Close 6:00 PM
Sunday: Open 12:00 PM – Close 5:00 PM
NOTICE – On each Friday of the month from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM, help will be available at Mountain Empire Community College Library to assist with genealogy.
The Zika Virus – What is it? What can you do to help?
Update from the Virginia Dept of Health.
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 .