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Town of Dublin Boil Water Notice Lifted

Posted: September 3rd, 2020

Customers of the Town of Dublin, Virginia were notified on August 28, 2020 of a problem with our drinking water, and were advised to boil their tap water. We are pleased to report that the problem has been corrected and that it is no longer necessary to boil tap water. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

As always, you may contact the Town of Dublin at 540-674-4731 or P.O. Box 1066 Dublin, Virginia with any comments or questions.


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Drinking Water Problem Corrected

Posted: September 2nd, 2020

Customers of the Pulaski County Public Service Authority were notified on August 28, 2020 of a problem with our drinking water, and were advised to boil their tap water. We are pleased to report that the problem has been corrected and that it is no longer necessary to boil tap water. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

Residents of the Town of Dublin are still being advised to Boil your tap water. We anticipate the Boiled Water Advisory for the Town of Dublin will be lifted within the next 24 hours (i.e., 12:00 P.M. September 3, 2020).

As always, you may contact the Pulaski County PSA at 540-674-8720 with any comments or questions.


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Boil Water Notice

Posted: August 31st, 2020

The Pulaski County Public Service Authority is advising residents located west of Motor Mile Speedway, including the Town of Dublin, to use boiled tap water or bottled water for drinking and cooking purposes as a safety precaution. The following areas are exempt from this advisory:

  • Fairlawn
  • Belspring Rd.
  • Parrott Rd.
  • Highland Rd.
  • Lilley Dell
  • Town of Pulaski

This precaution is necessary because of a main line water break leaving the Pulaski County PSA Water Treatment Plant.

Please review the attached file for directions regarding boiling your water and alternatives available, if you are unable to boil your water.

We will inform you when you no longer need to boil your water. We anticipate resolving the problem within the next 48 hours (i.e. 12:00 P.M. Wednesday September 2, 2020).


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Water Line Issue

Posted: August 31st, 2020

There has been a main line break on the 18-inch water main leaving the water treatment plant. The break occurred at a pipe fitting, which required removal of the original concrete thrust restraint to make repairs. The new concrete thrust restraint requires adequate cure time before the water main can be filled and service restored. We are currently working to begin filling the line and begin testing.

If everything goes well, we will begin pumping into the distribution system this afternoon. That will allow us to begin restoring service to the affected areas late tonight, possibly early tomorrow morning.

We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your paitence while we work to restore water service. Thank you.


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Boil Water Notice

Posted: August 28th, 2020

The Pulaski County Public Service Authority Water System is advising residents located in the following areas to use boiled tap water or bottled water for drinking and cooking purposes as a safety precaution.

  • Hawks Nest Ln.
  • Sloan Branch Rd.
  • Sonny Alley Dr.
  • Water Plant Rd.
  • White Pine Ln.
  • 3212 – 3555 Lake Ride Dr.
  • 2620 – 2839 Brown Rd.

This precaution is necessary because of a main line water break.

Please review the attached file for directions regarding boiling your water and alternatives available, if you are unable to boil your water.

We will inform you when you no longer need to boil your water. To address this problem we are currently making repairs to the damaged water line. We anticipate resolving the problem within the next 48 hours (i.e. 6:00 P.M. Sunday August 30, 2020).


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Request for Photographs of Pulaski County Veterans/Members of the Armed Forces

Posted: August 28th, 2020

“Veteran’s Trees,” decorated with photographs of Pulaski County veterans and members of the armed forces, will again this year be featured as part of the county’s holiday displays. To date, approximately 300 photographs of county veterans have been donated by family members. These photographs will be displayed on trees located on the 1st floor of the Pulaski County Old Stone Courthouse during the holiday season.

As has been done in the past, anyone wishing to provide a veteran’s photograph that has not previously been submitted may do so. Photographs of any veteran or current member of the armed forces who has lived in Pulaski County will be accepted. The photo, preferable of the veteran in uniform, should be framed with the size of frame and picture no larger than a 3”x4”, and not heavier than a quarter pound. Photographs are to be submitted to the Pulaski County Treasurer’s Office, Old Stone Courthouse, Main Street, Pulaski, 24301, 540-980-7785 by Monday, November 2, 2020. Photo’s submitted after this deadline may not appear on the display.

Information to be turned in with the photograph should, if possible, include:

  1. Name of veteran
  2. Rank/Branch of service
  3. War or location of service
  4. Dates of service
  5. Name, address and phone number of person submitting photograph

The photographs will become the property of Pulaski County and will be used annually to decorate the Veteran’s Trees.

This year the Veteran’s Trees are scheduled to be up for public viewing by Tuesday, November 17, 2020 and will remain on display until sometime during the first week of January 2021.



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Pulaski County Board of Supervisors to Offer Non-profit Recovery Grants in Response to COVID-19

Posted: August 20th, 2020

The Pulaski County Board of Supervisors has developed the Pulaski County Non-profit Recovery Grant Program to support non-profit organizations with recovering from the comprehensive impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and to assist with their expenses in response to COVID-19 that are required by the Commonwealth to reopen and operate safely.

Non-profit Recovery Grants in the amounts ranging from $1,000.00 to $5,000.00 will be made available through direct application on a first-come-first-served basis for registered non-profit 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(19) organizations located in Pulaski County and directly serving Pulaski County citizens. Non-profit organizations must also be in good standing with the State Corporation Commission (SCC) and be up to date on all Pulaski County taxes, charges and fees.

“The Board of Supervisors has a desire to affect as many of our county citizens in need as possible with CARES Act monies during these challenging times, and they feel that our non-profit community in addition to our small businesses is one of the best ways to do that”, stated Jonathan D. Sweet, County Administrator. “The non-profit organizations in our county are part of what makes our community go around and they are extremely close to our people, so it makes good sense to support them and their services to reach individuals who may need assistance right now.”

The two-page application is simple and is comprised of only six questions and a written summary of how your organization has been impacted by COVID-19. Approved expenses that have occurred after March 1, 2020 and before December 30, 2020 are items such as: rent/mortgage, payroll, employee benefits, reopening costs, utilities, marketing, vendor payments, equipment purchases, personal protective equipment (PPE) and supplies, and new software. A W-9 must be completed and attached to all applications.

“It is important that we help our citizens the best we can right now and also support the foundational elements of our community such as small businesses and non-profits, so we can better make it through these tough times together”, stated Joe Guthrie, Chair of the Pulaski County Board of Supervisors. “The local government cannot do it alone, we need our non-profits throughout the county more than ever to continue to step up and help the community navigate through these unprecedented and difficult times.”

The County of Pulaski will administer this new program. Forms will be made available to download beginning August 31, 2020 from Pulaski County website. Applications will be accepted on a first-come first-served basis starting on August 31, 2020. The entirety of the program is funded at a level of $350,000.00 through a CARES Act appropriation to Pulaski County, Virginia. The Pulaski County Non-profit Recovery Grant Program will conclude on October 30, 2020 or at which time the funds for the program have been depleted.

Non-profit Recovery Grant Application

W 9 Form


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Former Volvo Executive Launches Start-up to Spark Industrialization of Electric Commercial Trucks

Posted: August 19th, 2020

Patrick Collignon, former chief operating officer for Volvo Trucks North and South America, has launched Trova Commercial Vehicles (TrovaCV). The new company offers customized engineering and manufacturing expertise for commercial vehicles, specifically fully electric trucks.

TrovaCV will focus on the engineering, design and production of fully electric commercial vehicles with the goal of achieving mass production cost-effectively. TrovaCV will offer its industrial model and manufacturing capability to other commercial vehicle OEMs while developing its own fully electric vehicle.

“This is an exciting time as the electric commercial vehicle market is being reshaped,” says Collignon, founder and CEO. “While technology and innovation have made it possible to convert fuel-powered commercial vehicles into electric vehicles, we haven’t seen a production model capable of producing the required volume of fully electric commercial vehicles to meet the demand.

“We believe that our engineering approach will offer OEMs the opportunity to build a higher volume of electric vehicles at a lower cost. At the same time, we will utilize our chassis design experience to achieve a complete EV build design from the ground up.”

TrovaCV is located in a business incubation center in Fairlawn, VA, and has received support from the Pulaski County Board of Supervisors, the Economic Development Authority and the Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP).

“The technology and advanced manufacturing talents in the county and throughout the region continue to attract and support innovative companies like TrovaCV,” says Jonathan D. Sweet, County Administrator, Pulaski County, Virginia. “We are excited to have TrovaCV as the newest member of our business community and we are committed to helping them grow their operations and achieving their goals here in Pulaski County.”

Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade Brian Ball believes the presence of TrovaCV will help strengthen the Commonwealth’s position as one of the nation’s premier locations for innovative vehicle design.

“We are excited that Trova Commercial Vehicles will launch its innovative start-up in Pulaski County,” said Ball. “This new company will be a strong addition to the booming automotive cluster in the New River Valley, bringing automotive expertise to the niche market of electric commercial truck design and manufacturing. TrovaCV will benefit from the region’s world-class manufacturing workforce and infrastructure that contribute to Virginia’s position as a leader in the automotive industry, and we look forward to its future success.”

Collignon has more than 30 years international experience in the commercial vehicle industry with General Motors and the Volvo Group. Before launching TrovaCV, he served as senior vice president of operations for the Americas for Volvo Trucks, where he led a strategic initiative to develop and manufacture the new Mack medium duty truck platform.

During his career, Collignon has incubated several companies and held board positions in economic and industry federations. In 2007, he was instrumental in making the Volvo plant in Ghent, Belgium, the first carbon dioxide neutral automotive plant in the world. He has extensive experience in end-to-end value chain management, customer relationship management, product development and operations.


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Pulaski County Small Business Recovery Grants

Posted: August 13th, 2020

Small Business Recovery Grant Application


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Pulaski County Board of Supervisors Awards 2020 Lead Through Service Scholarship to Jaelyn Szerokman

Posted: July 29th, 2020

The Pulaski County Board of Supervisors and County Administration continues to fulfil their priority of fostering local leadership development and bolstering service to the community through the personal sponsorship of their Lead Through Service Scholarship. This year’s selected recipient of the 2020 Lead Through Service Scholarship was Jaelyn Szerokman.

“It is important we meaningfully invest in developing our next generation of local leaders and continue to cultivate a mindset in our youth of continued service back to the community that they love and who loves them,” stated Jonathan D. Sweet, County Administrator. “We will be relying on our home-grown and talented leaders like Jaelyn to return to Pulaski County and serve as our teachers, our nurses, our business leaders, our entrepreneurs and our workforce that carries out the future of our community.”

The competitive scholarship is awarded to a graduating Pulaski County High School student who demonstrates leadership through serving his or her community and plans to continue to contribute to the community upon completion of their formal education. The annual scholarship is in the amount of $2,000.00 and can be utilized at any two- or four-year institution or technical degree program.

“I am delighted to contribute to this important cause and invest in our County’s future through making investments in our youth,” stated Joe Guthrie, Chair, Pulaski County Board of Supervisors. “There is no better way to raise future leaders than to instill in them an appreciation and value of service to their community. We can do that best by demonstrating community service through volunteering, by creating diverse opportunities for them to actively participate in service to their community, and by directly investing in them through initiatives like this scholarship.”

The annual competitive scholarship is funded personally by each individual member of the Board of Supervisors as well as the County Administrator, Assistant County Administrator and certain County staff who share the leadership development vision. There are NO taxpayer’s monies involved with the scholarship and it is entirely voluntary. The members of the Board of Supervisors are as follows: Joe Guthrie, Chair, Mr. Charles Bopp, Vice-Chair, Ms. Laura Walters, Mr. John Travis, and Mr. Dirk Compton. The County Administrator is Jonathan D. Sweet and the Assistant County Administrator is Anthony Akers.


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State of Virginia Offers 'Rebuild VA' Economic Recovery Fund for Small Businesses

Posted: July 27th, 2020

Not in conjunction with the Pulaski County Small Business Recovery Grants offered by the Pulaski County Board of Supervisors, the Commonwealth is launching their own new grant program for small businesses and nonprofits called Rebuild VA. The program will provide grants of up to three times the applicant’s average monthly eligible expenses up to a maximum award of $10,000. Note: The application will become available on August 10, 2020.

These grants are aimed at assisting small businesses and nonprofits that have faced economic distress as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible entities include those in the following industry sectors: restaurant and beverage service, non-essential retail, exercise and fitness, personal care and personal grooming, entertainment and public amusement, private campgrounds, and overnight summer camps.

“We are excited to see the state rollout a small business grant program in response to COVID-19 to support our small business community and to help jump start the Commonwealth after an extended shutdown”, stated Jonathan D. Sweet, County Administrator. “Small business is the backbone of Virginia’s economy and they are some of the hardest hit during the mandated closures. We hope these funds will get into the hands of those how need them and prove to be a catalyst for rebuilding Virginia.”

This statewide program is capitalized with $70 million, which means they will be able to assist approximately 7,000 businesses. Half of the proceeds will be directed toward small businesses and nonprofits located in economically disadvantaged areas, including ensuring adequate representation of women-owned and minority-owned businesses.

More details about the program, including eligibility criteria, may be found in the attached flyer or by visiting https://www.governor.virginia.gov/rebuildva/.

IMPORTANT: A key criteria is that businesses have NOT received other CARES Act funds. This includes EIDL, PPP loans and may also include local government grants.


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Pulaski County Board of Supervisors to Offer Small Business Recovery Grants in Response to COVID-19

Posted: July 24th, 2020

The Pulaski County Board of Supervisors has developed the Pulaski County Small Business Recovery Grant Program to support local small businesses with recovering from the comprehensive impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and to assist with the mitigating expenses in response to COVID-19 that are required by the Commonwealth to reopen and to continue operations.

Small Business Recovery Grants in the amounts ranging from $1,000.00 to $5,000.00 will be made available through direct application on a first-come first-served basis for registered small businesses located in Pulaski County, who have 25 employees or less, are in good standing with the State Corporation Commission (SCC), and are up to date on all Pulaski County taxes, charges and fees. Priority will be given to those small businesses who have not received Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funds.

“Our small businesses are central to the health and stability of our community and it is necessary that we find creative and meaningful ways to support them through these uncertain times and unpredictable challenges”, stated Jonathan D. Sweet, County Administrator. “The essence of small business is people. They are owned by people, they employ people and they serve people. So when we support our small businesses, we are effectively supporting our people right here in the community on so many levels and with a comprehensive return on investment.”

The two-page application is simple and is comprised of only nine questions and a written summary of how your business has been impacted by COVID-19. Approved expenses that have occurred after March 1, 2020 and before December 30, 2020 are items such as: rent/mortgage, payroll, employee benefits, reopening costs, utilities, marketing, vendor payments, equipment purchases, personal protective equipment (PPE) and supplies, and new software. A W-9 must be completed and attached to all applications.

“It is important to the Board of Supervisors to dedicate resources to help our small businesses and support the employment, tax base and most importantly the character of our community they represent”, stated Joe Guthrie, Chair of the Pulaski County Board of Supervisors. “The funds we invest in our small businesses during this time will come back to the County immeasurably, and will be part of what holds our community together and helps to stabilize our local economy.”

The County of Pulaski will administer this new program. Forms can be downloaded from the Pulaski County website at: www.pulaskicounty.gov. Applications will be accepted on a first-come first-served basis starting on August 3, 2020 for those small businesses that have not received Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funds. All other eligible small businesses that have previously received PPP can begin applying on August 10, 2020. The entirety of the program is funded at a level of $300,000.00 through a CARES Act appropriation to Pulaski County, Virginia. The Pulaski County Small Business Recovery Grant Program will conclude on December 1, 2020 or at which time the funds for the program have been depleted.

Small Business Recovery Grant Application

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Pulaski County Board of Supervisors to Offer ‘Out of School’ Program Grants to Qualified Partners Willing to Assist

Posted: July 23rd, 2020

The Pulaski County Board of Supervisors has developed the Pulaski County Emergency ‘Out of School’ Program Grant to support the development and implementation of ‘out of school’ programs that caters to our students’ needs in response to the impacts of physical distancing requirements on educational regulations due to COVID-19.

The Pulaski County Emergency ‘Out of School’ Program Grants will be awarded in amounts of up to $7,500.00 will be made available through a direct application and written proposal and competitive selection process. The program grants are for both non-profit and for-profit entities and organizations who are based and operating in Pulaski County, are in good standing with the State Corporation Commission (SCC), are up to date on all Pulaski County taxes, charges and fees, were in operation prior to February 15, 2020 and are willing to attain any required licensures, certifications or approvals that may be required prior to initiating programming.

“A major concern across Virginia is what to do with our children when our workforce returns to work and schools are closed due to compliance with physical distancing mandates put in place as a response to COVID-19”, stated Jonathan D. Sweet, County Administrator. “We need our community partners to step up to the challenge and develop new “out of school” programs that will help our Pulaski County families place their kids in a safe environment when school is not an option. This new grant program is designed to assist with filling this need and we trust we will see new programming materialize as a result.”

Physical distancing requirements has proven to be one of the biggest challenges for school systems and is what is driving the modified school schedule. Currently, the group size limit is 12 (including staff) for children under 4 years old provided age-based adult-to-child ratios are followed. For children ages four and above, including school-age children up to age 13, the group size maximum is 22 (including staff) as long as social distancing of six feet apart is maintained and age-based adult-to-child ratios are followed. Groups of children may share the same physical space (e.g. classroom, gymnasium) so long as physical distancing of six feet can be maintained and children do not mix between groups. The six feet distance requirement is primarily what is limiting the number of children that can be served within the existing square footage of childcare facilities.

“It is important that we think local to solve problems and to do all we can to turn challenges into opportunities using as many of or community partners and resources as possible”, stated Joe Guthrie, Chair of the Pulaski County Board of Supervisors. “The Board believes we will get a better product if we challenge our for- and non-profit community to develop new out of school programs to fill the gaps created by the Coronavirus and we are committed to making an investment toward jumpstarting and achieving this goal.”

The applications and ‘out of school’ program proposals in response to COVID-19 will be awarded based on a competitive basis, with up to 40 points being given for demonstrated ability to implement, operate and sustain program; up to 25 points given for the number of children served by program; and up to 35 points given for the quantity and quality of offerings and services provided to students through the program.

The County of Pulaski will administer this new program. Forms can be downloaded from the Pulaski County website at: www.pulaskicounty.org. Applications and accompanying proposals will be accepted starting on August 3, 2020 and will close on August 31, 2020. The entirety of the program is funded at a level of $30,000.00 through a CARES Act appropriation to Pulaski County, Virginia. The Pulaski County Emergency ‘Out of School’ Program Grants will conclude on August 31, 2020 or at which time the funds for the program have been depleted

Out of School Program Grant Application

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Pulaski County Board of Supervisors to Offer Local Certified Childcare Centers Emergency Recovery Grants

Posted: July 22nd, 2020

The Pulaski County Board of Supervisors has developed the Pulaski County Childcare Center Emergency Recovery Grant Program to support local certified childcare centers with recovering from the comprehensive impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and to assist them with mitigating expenses resulting from new requirements and regulations imposed by the Commonwealth to reopen and to continue childcare operations under phased guidelines.

Childcare Center Emergency Recovery Grants in the amount of $5,000.00 and up to $10,000.00 will be made available through a direct application for Childcare Centers in Pulaski County who have all the required state licensures and certifications, are in good standing with the State Corporation Commission (SCC), are up to date on all Pulaski County taxes, charges and fees, and were in operation prior to February 15, 2020.

“We are finding that childcare centers around Virginia are having an increasingly difficult time reopening and operating because of the spatial restrictions put on them and the limitations brought on by their existing facility’s square footage”, stated Jonathan D. Sweet, County Administrator. “Childcare centers are going to need to be creative and resourceful in order to optimize their current space and may ultimately need to find ways to affordably expand their facilities to be able to serve the same number of children and meet the six feet distancing requirement.”

Many of the general guidance for reopening any business operation under Phase III involve properly training staff, putting in place policies and procedures, equipping personal protective equipment, sanitization and physical/social distancing. The general guidance for reopening childcare programs during Phase III are no different; however, the physical distancing requirement has proven to be the biggest challenge for this particular sector. Currently, the group size limit is 12 (including staff) for children under 4 years old provided age-based adult-to-child ratios are followed. For children ages four and above, including school-age children up to age 13, the group size maximum is 22 (including staff) as long as social distancing of six feet apart is maintained and age-based adult-to-child ratios are followed. Groups of children may share the same physical space (e.g. classroom, gymnasium) so long as physical distancing of six feet can be maintained and children do not mix between groups. The six feet distance requirement is primarily what is limiting the number of children that can be served within the existing square footage of childcare facilities.

“Childcare centers are critical for a healthy community and provide citizens with access to safe, affordable and developmental care needed for their children”, Joe Guthrie, Chair of the Pulaski County Board of Supervisors. “Quality childcare services are important to our workforce, our businesses, our school system and of course our children who receive care, so finding creative ways to assist this important community resource with expanding their capacity has become one of Pulaski County Board of Supervisor’s top priorities.”

The two page application is simple and is comprised of only six questions and a written summary of how the Childcare Center has been impacted by COVID-19. Approved expenses that have occurred after March 1, 2020 and before December 30, 2020 are items such as: rent/mortgage, payroll, employee benefits, reopening costs, utilities, marketing, vendor payments, equipment purchases, personal protective equipment (PPE) and supplies, and new software. A W-9 must be completed and attached to all applications.

The County of Pulaski will administer this new program. Forms can be downloaded from the Pulaski County Website. Applications will be accepted on a first-come first-served basis starting on August 3, 2020. The entirety of the program is funded at a level of $30,000.00 through a CARES Act appropriation to Pulaski County, Virginia. The Pulaski County Childcare Emergency Recovery Grant Program will conclude on December 1, 2020 or at which time the funds for the program have been depleted.

Childcare Centers Emergency Recover Grant Program Application

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Pulaski County Encouraging Citizens to Follow the CDC’s Safety Recommendations

Posted: April 8th, 2020

Pulaski County is encouraging all of its citizens to heed the recommendations of the CDC and take extra measures of precaution to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Everyone in Pulaski County should seriously consider wearing cloth face coverings when out in public when conditions exist that make social distancing difficult.

Although Pulaski County has had a relatively small amount of confirmed cases of COVID-19 to date, the New River Valley may be reaching a point of critical mass that COVID-19 could be at a level of community spread. This means you can possibly get COVID-19 from anywhere within the community and you do not technically have to travel or know a person who is ill in order to get it.

“We understand there is growing evidence that people can spread COVID-19 even if they never develop symptoms or before their symptoms begin. So, we are encouraging our folks to simply take extra precautions with their health and the health of others by wearing face coverings when in close contact with others,” stated Jonathan D. Sweet, County Administrator. “We also want to encourage our citizens not to take any unnecessary risks and to use the recommend safety practices the CDC and Virginia Department of Health have denoted during this sensitive time.”

Please continue to do your part to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 by:

  • Wearing an appropriate face covering or mask when in public spaces
  • Washing your hands with soap and water or use hand sanitizer
  • Keeping household surfaces clean (including cell phones)
  • Coughing or sneezing into a tissue (and discard it) or your interior elbow
  • Avoiding touching your mouth, nose, eyes or face
  • Practicing ‘social distancing’ and avoid shaking hands
  • Remaining at home if you are sick and avoiding others who are sick
  • Staying home except in extremely limited circumstances

The New River Health District has activated a local public health hotline at: (540) 267-8240. Virginia Department of Health (VDH) also has a public health hotline at: 877-ASK-VDH3


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Public Service Announcement

Posted: April 8th, 2020

Please be advised of the following measures Pulaski County has engaged in to help keep our citizens and personnel safe:

  • Declared a Local State of Emergency for Pulaski County, VA effective – 03/21/20 (Ratified 03/23/20)
  • Discontinued the public’s access into all County facilities (delivery of core and essential county services will continue until further advised) – effective 03/24/20 (The County will utilize email, regular mail, telephones, facsimile, teleconferencing and other appropriate communication platforms in the delivery of services to prevent face-to face interactions between the public and its employees).
  • Implemented mask and face covering protocols for all First Responders effective – 04/06/20
  • Implemented utilization of masks for all essential county employees effective – 04/13/20
  • Implemented Telework solutions for the safe continuance of local government operations on 04/01/20
  • Implemented a county-wide ‘Nonessential Spending Freeze’ effective – 03/24/20
  • Developed a dedicated webpage within the Pulaski County website to host information on COVID-19 Coronavirus and be a one-stop repository for facts, information and local updates regarding the situation www.pulaskicounty.org
  • Declared by Resolution a ‘County Day of Prayer’ in Response to COVID-19 on Sunday, March 29, 2020
  • Temporarily closed all community conference rooms in the NRV Business Center until April 17, 2020 and have closed the facility to the public and are limiting access to only the Business Center’s tenants and their escorted guests effective – 03/18/20
  • Temporarily closed all public access to the Pulaski County Communications Center effective – 03/17/20
  • Suspended business travel for all county employees to within a 40 mile radius until April 17, 2020 effective – 03/17/20
  • Temporarily closed the public libraries until further notice effective – 03/17/20
  • Temporarily closed the PSA office in Dublin to walk-ins and will ONLY be using the drive-thru window to serve Public Service Authority customers effective – 03/17/20
  • Temporarily suspended all Parks & Recreation games, activities and programs effective - 03/14/20
  • Temporarily closed all Pulaski County recreation facilities effective – 03/14/20
  • Temporarily closed the Pulaski County Welcome Center effective – 03/14/20
  • Focusing the County’s custodial services on routine disinfection of public spaces effective – 03/14/20
  • Engaged Pulaski County’s Emergency Operations Center Management Team
  • Engaged Essential Positions for Operations Procedures to identify all essential personnel that are critical to the provision of essential operations in preparation for an organization-wide closure.
  • Spacing out chairs in the Board of Supervisors meeting room to better accommodate the public while promoting social distancing.
  • Sent letter to Governor and state legislators for inclusion of funding for the Economic Development Administration in any requests for federal assistance to support disaster recovery for our business community.
  • Developed new County Employee Policies in direct response to the Coronavirus Response Act – Leave & Pay Entitlement adopted on 03/23/20 and effective – 04/01/20

Pulaski County Administration will continue to work with our applicable partner agencies to closely monitor, evaluate and react as needed and will communicate to the public accordingly.