Public Notices

$2 Million New City Sidewalk Grant Award

By Galax, VA | June 21, 2019

The City of Galax is delighted to announce that it has been awarded over $2,000,000 in a grant award from the Commonwealth Transportation Board on June 19, 2019 for a sidewalk construction project.  The grant provides for a nearly one mile of sidewalk on East Stuart Drive, US 58, from Larkspur Lane to Hanes Road…

New School Resource Officer for Galax Middle School

By Galax, VA | June 17, 2019

The City of Galax and Galax City Public Schools are pleased to announce that the City has received a grant award to establish a new School Resource Officer at Galax Middle School.  The Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services is providing grant funding for the establishment of a part-time School Resource Officer at Galax Middle…

SPECIAL COMMISSIONER’S SALE OF REAL ESTATE

By Galax, VA | June 17, 2019

Pursuant to the terms of those certain Decrees of Sale from the Circuit Court, the undersigned Special Commissioner will offer for sale at public auction the following described real estate, at the Carroll County Government Complex Building located at 605 Pine Street, Hillsville, Virginia 24343 in the Board of Supervisors Room, 2nd Floor, June 21,…

Galax Construction Grant Awards

By Galax, VA | June 14, 2019

The City of Galax is pleased to announce that it has received three grant awards totaling approximately $500,000.  Mount Rogers Planning District Commission has awarded $100,000 for the construction of water and wastewater infrastructure in the Galax Bottom Area Neighborhood Eastview Revitalization taking place near Meadow and Eastview Streets.  This grant will be matched to…

2019 Safe Routes Grant Award

By Galax, VA | June 14, 2019

Safe Routes to School Grant Award The City of Galax is pleased to announce that it has received grant funding from the Virginia Department of Transportation for Galax Safe Routes to School programs for the seventh consecutive year!   Galax Safe Routes to School program is a cooperative effort between Galax City Public School Division, Galax…

City of Galax Reassessment 2019

By Galax, VA | May 29, 2019

The City of Galax has contracted with Wampler-Eanes Appraisal Group LTD. to conduct the real estate property reassessment for 2019, the same company that has performed property reassessments for the City since 2008. Beginning in June, staff from Wampler-Eanes will begin the real estate property reassessment process with any changes on property values reflected on…

Recycling Changes Announced

By Galax, VA | April 25, 2019

After speaking to our partners in our recycling efforts, we are unable to continue accepting plastics at the Galax Recycling Center beginning April 27. Due to an overall reduction in the market for recycled plastics, our partners are unable to sell materials they are collecting, or are selling those materials at a loss based on…

New! More Ways to Pay Your Bills

By Galax, VA | December 31, 2018

Our convenient electronic bill pay service allows you to pay your utility bill anytime – safely and securely. Plus – you can go paperless to reduce paper waste and help protect the environment. Pay online: GalaxVA.com or by phone: 855-285-9205 IT’S SIMPLE TO MANAGE YOUR UTILITY ACCOUNT ELECTRONICALLY • You decide when to pay…schedule your…

Notice of Sole Source Contract Award

By Galax, VA | December 19, 2018

The City of Galax, in compliance with the City Purchasing Policy, is providing notification of a recently awarded sole source contract to DCH Enterprises, Inc. in the amount of $5,500. The roofing contract involved application of a silicone roof coating system on the Galax Wastewater Treatment Facility electrical service building.

$43,500 Cash Prize Winners in Galax Downtown Business Competition

By Galax, VA | December 19, 2018

$43,500 Cash Prize Winners in Galax Downtown Business Competition The City of Galax and the Galax Industrial Development Authority announced cash prize winners from its Downtown Business Competition. The City had received a grant award from the Department of Housing and Community Development in their Community Business Launch program. Thirty-five entrepreneurs representing 21 businesses attended…