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City of Virginia Hosts Grand Illumination!

September 05, 2011

Please join the City of Bristol in the dedication of the new decorative lighting downtown. The illumination will occur at 8:30 pm on Tuesday, September 13 at the corner of State Street and Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard. The completed project includes decorative streetlights with flags and banners to coordinate with those on the Bristol Tennessee side of State Street as well as power centers to provide electricity, sound, and lighting for special events held downtown. The project was funded with a Virginia Department of Transportation Enhancement Grant and funding provided by BVU and the City of Bristol.

For additional information, please contact Tabitha Crowder, Director of Public Works, at 276-645-7360 or tcrowder@bristolva.org