COVID-19 (Coronavirus)-Updates

COVID-19 (Coronvirus)--Updates

04/15/2021 NRV Online Self-Scheduling for COVID-19 Vaccine

04/08/2021 NRV Health District Moves to Phase 2

03/29/2021 Virginia Tech COVID Research Study

03/18/2021 What are the different COVID-19 Vaccines

03/18/2021 NRV COVID-19 Vaccines Information Session March 25th 1:00pm


03/12/2021 New River Valley Health District Changes in Vaccine Eligibility, Schedule and Locations

03/01/2021 New River Valley Health District COVID 2nd Dose Schedule


Rent & Housing Assistance


10/22/2020 DMV Connect/DMV Mobile Services will be suspended until further notice.  

Due to COVID-19 DMV has had to implement new ways to serve customers to ensure safety of their customers and employees.  As they are adjusting to the “new normal”, an executive decision was determined to suspend the field operations of DMV Connect until further notice.  DMV understands the inconvenience this may have caused, and greatly appreciates your patience and understanding.  You may make appointments online for other locations or use online services at 


— Services are by appointment only, site is closed to the public —

(CHRISTIANSBURG, Virginia) – The New River Valley Regional Public Health Task Force will will hold drive-thru COVID-19 testing on Thursday, May 28 at the Floyd County Recreation Center Ball Field (Park Drive, off Route 8 near the Floyd town limit). The site will operate from noon to 2 p.m.

These sites are closed to the public. Please do not go there. ONLY those individuals with a letter of authorization from the Virginia Department of Health’s New River Health District will be admitted to the site, and only by pre-screening and appointment.

05/07/2020 New River Valley Public Health Task Force Releases Working Smart. Working Safe. Guidebook (Press Release)

04/17/2020 Health Task Force Continues Drive-thru testing, in Floyd.  Click Here for full press release.

04/10/2020  New River Health District Announces First Case of COVID-19 in Floyd County.  Click Here for full press release.

03/31/2020 Health Task Force Activates Drive-Thru Testing for COVID-19, Services by Appointment ONLY, site is CLOSED to the PUBLIC. Click Here for full press release

03/30/2020 Governor Northam Issues Statewide Stay at Home Order

03/25/2020 Resolution of the Floyd County Board of Supervisors Declaring a Local Day of Prayer for Floyd County, Virginia on Sunday, March 29, 2020 (click here for the Resolution)

03/23/2020 Floyd County Administration Building CLOSED to the Public beginning Tuesday, March 24th at 8am.

03/20/2020 Recycling & Cardboard Services--At this time, the Town of Floyd will not be collecting business recycling and cardboard or curbside recycling from residents.  This will allow the highest protection for our Public Works staff so they will not be handling and sorting recycling materials.  We ask that you continue to break down your cardboard and stack as much as you can into another container to help conserve your space.  We will continue to collect all garbage on Tuesday and Fridays weekly.

03/20/2020 Town of Floyd-Loan Pool Amnesty Program

03/20/2020 Town of Floyd-Meals and Lodging Amnesty Program

03/19/2020 The Floyd County Department of Social Services will be CLOSED to the Public until further notice. Please see this PDF with full instructions and resources.

03/19/2020 Health Department Hotline for COVID-19 (540-267-8240) Hours have been set: M-F 8am-8pm, Saturday 8am-12 noon, Sunday 12 noon-4pm

03/18/2020 President’s Coronavirus Guidelines for America

03/17/2020 Governor's Press Release (Detailing 10 person gather limit & DMV Closing)

03/17/2020 Health Department Hotline

03/16/2020 Order Declaring a Judicial Emergency-All Circuit & District Courts Suspended until April 6, 2020

03/16/2020 Board of Supervisors Press Release

03/13/2020 Board of Supervisors Press Release