Come Share Your Thoughts On: Broadband & Community Development in the City of Bluefield, WV! Who: Participants include representatives from community agencies, organizations, elected officials, residents, and a technical assistance team with representatives from the Environmental Protection Agency, the United States Department of Agriculture, and the Appalachian Regional Commission. The team includes facilitators [...]
As part of the CREATE Opportunity Initiative, the City of Bluefield’s Community and Economic Development Department is proud to offer Instagram 101: An Introductory Course on January 31, 2017 at The Corner Coffee Espresso Bar & Bistro at 8:00 am to 9 am. This is a free seminar. Do you want [...]
Welcome to Lotito City Park, home of one of the largest light displays in the two Virginias - The Holiday of Lights! This attraction features over 850,000 lights in various holiday displays making it the most popular holiday destination in the region. Visiting the Holiday of Lights is a tradition for many facilities and friends. [...]
The City of Bluefield, West Virginia is excited to be participating in Small Business Saturday for the second year in a row. We have grown since last year and have even more local businesses joining us in the events of the day. Be sure to come out on November 26, 2016 and take [...]
We live in a region that has been negatively impacted by the loss of jobs especially in coal and other related industry sectors. This has had a negative influence on the entire economy in our region. We must look for ways to diversify our economy and one way is through entrepreneurship. Economic Development is a [...]
Fantastic Friday was an initiative developed by the City’s Department of Community & Economic Development (CED) to create a fun time in the City of Bluefield every Friday from late May until the end of September. It is located in the parking lot between Princeton Avenue and Raleigh Street in the Historic Downtown Depot District. It will host various events along with a Farmers’ Market, artisan and antique vendors. Click on title to read more.