Welcome to Floyd County!
Floyd County is an unique mountain community known for its music, its natural beauty, its arts, and its diverse, caring people. Located atop the Blue Ridge Plateau in southwestern Virginia, Floyd County is a haven removed from the rush of urbanity, yet alive with the sounds, colors and textures of rural life.
For more information please see Major Attractions, Other Visitor Info (which includes Lodging, Music, Art, and Events information), Directions, Trails, History, or Links. Floyd County contact information is below image.
OPEN-AIR BURN BAN IN EFFECT
Effective on 9/25/19 and until safer conditions exists, an open-air burn ban has been put in place for the County of Floyd, Virginia.
Due to dangerously dry conditions that will cause rapid fire spread, any open-air burn fires will be unlawful and considered a Class 3 misdemeanor ($500.00 Fine), violators will be charged, and the Fire Department will respond to extinguish the fire.
This ban shall include the burning of any wood, brush, logs, leaves, grass, debris, or other inflammable material, but shall not be deemed to include the use of propane or natural-gas outdoor grills and similar gas-fired cooking equipment, or the proper use of emergency road flares, or the for the destruction of any combustible liquid or gaseous material by burning in a flare or flare stack.
Department of Social Services Board Meeting Rescheduled to November 19th, 5:30pm, County Administration Building