Design and Construction Projects at the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center

The VTCRC employs over 3,000 employees and is home to over 180 research, technology and support companies. Currently, there are 33 single- and multi-tenant buildings located within the VTCRC. They are in the process of undergoing an expansion on the northwest side of the park where an additional 15 buildings will be built.

Virginia Tech Master Plan

A campus master plan is a physical manifestation of a university's strategic plan. At its best, it is a road map for the future of a campus, and becomes a crucial tool in confirming that short-term projects are working in conjunction with long-term plans and goals.

Downtown Strategy

The Town of Blacksburg is seeking your input on the future of downtown. They have created two brief online surveys and are looking for feedback from the community. Public participation is essential to the process and will help shape the vision of downtown.


The Town of Blacksburg is working on an initiative to bring world-class broadband infrastructure to our community. 

North Main Street at Route 460

The purpose of the North Main Street at Route 460 project is to enhance safety. This will be done by constructing a restricted crossing U-turn along Route 460 at the intersection of North Main Street and Farmingdale Lane.

Southgate Connector - VDOT 

This project will replace the signalized intersection at Route 460 and Southgate Drive at the entrance to Virginia Tech with a diverging diamond interchange. The new interchange will eliminate one of the last two at-grade intersections on the Blacksburg Bypass section of Route 460.

The Hill Renovation

The Hill, Blacksburg's Municipal Golf Course, began renovation in July 2017 and is expected to be complete in late spring of 2018.

Did You Know?

In 2015 Virginia Tech is among the top 10 percent of universities in the world, among more than 3,500 universities.