Review of Construction & Design Projects

All public improvements constructed in the Town are reviewed and inspected for compliance with the adopted standards and specifications. The Public Works Department is responsible for both in-house design projects and coordination of projects developed by the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and Town engineering consultant firms. Public Works also reviews all proposed construction plans connecting to existing infrastructure and those plans requiring modification or construction of stormwater conveyance or management systems.

Standards & Specifications

Copies of the Standards and Specifications can be obtained for a fee from the Town's Purchasing Agent, Monday - Friday, 8:00a.m. - 5:00 p.m., at 540-636-6889 in the Town Hall located at 102 East Main Street.


If you would like to schedule an inspection, please contact Public Works, 540-635-7819.


If you are conducting any construction in Town that involves digging or excavating, please contact MISS UTILITY at 800-552-7001.

Erosion & Sediment Control

If you have questions pertaining to erosion and sediment control, please contact the Warren County Building Department, Monday - Friday at 540-636-9973. Their office is located in the Warren County Government Center located at 220 N Commerce Avenue.

Right-of-Way Utilization Permits

Right-of-Way Utilization Permits are required for all construction, road closures and/or restriction of on-street parking or sidewalk within the Town rights-of-way. Please contact Public Works, 540-635-7819, for the necessary forms.

Bids & Proposals

The Town provides online documentation, when available, for the projects and/or services for which bids or proposals are being solicited. Bid and Request for Proposal (RFP) invitation information is available from either DES or the purchasing agent.