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October 19 2017 – Shiner's Oyster Dinner October 27 2017 – Women's Expo October 28 2017 – Women's Expo

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City of Bluefield Simplifies Building Permit Fees 

The City Board approved a new, simplified building permit fee ordinance to be effective October 10, 2017. This ordinance will eliminate a number of separate building permit fee schedules and consolidate them into one simple schedule. This will result in reduced permit fees for many projects. The new fee structure, as well as more information on building permits can be found here.

Raise the Flag Fundraiser

The City of Bluefield is offering citizens the opportunity to participate in the “Raise the Flag Fundraiser” to purchase replacement flag sets (flag and pole) in memory, or in honor of a loved one. The flags will be displayed throughout the City on holidays and festival days. Continue reading...

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Bluefield Info

Bluefield is a quaint community of about 11,000 diverse friends and neighbors enjoying incredible recreation options, quality health care, multiple cultural opportunities and outstanding educational facilities. Bluefield is the perfect marriage between the metro and small town, and has been recognized as a certified retirement community as well as one of the top 100 communities for young people. With all this and an affordable cost of living, Bluefield offers an unparalleled quality of life. > more