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Site Selection- Top Metro 2014

Published Sep 08, 2015

The Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford metropolitan area was named a “Top Metro” for 2014 by Site Selection magazine. 

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Forbes 2015- Best place to retire

Published Sep 08, 2015

The Town of Blacksburg ranked among the "25 Best Places to Retire," by Forbes.com in 2015. 

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OIYS- Best Place to Retire 2015

Published Sep 08, 2015

Blacksburg was named the #1 Place to Retire in 2015 by onlyinyourstate.com. 

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VT best of green schools

Published Sep 08, 2015

In 2013, Virginia Tech was recognized with a Best of Green Schools award from the U.S. Green Building Council for its ongoing partnership with the Town of Blacksburg and Sustainable Blacksburg

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#1 Small VA Metro 2015

Published Sep 08, 2015

Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford metro area is the No. 1 best-performing small metro in Virginia. The ranking is based on the 2014 Milken Institute Best-Performing Cities Index. 

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    Blacksburg High School - a Montgomery County Public School - was ranked in the “Top 5% of the Nation's Schools” by Newsweek in 2003, 2008 and 2009.