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Minority Owned and Female Owned Business Notice

East End Improvement Project – Phase II

Town of Blackstone


The Town of Blackstone is preparing to carry out the East End Improvement Project, Phase II through the use of Virginia Community Development Block Grant Funds.  In the implementation of this project the following kinds of contracts will be issued and procurements made:

Engineering, Surveying and Inspections

Contract and Grant Administration

Concrete Street and Drainage Improvements 

Asphalt Paving 

Single Family Residential Construction both new and renovation


Subcontracts may include:  

Electrical, Plumbing and Mechanical Contractors;  

Asphalt Pavers; Site Grading Contractors; Aggregate Suppliers.  


Equipment employed may include:  

Excavators, Loaders, Compactors and Dump Trucks.


The Town of Blackstone is soliciting the participation of minority-owned and female-owned businesses, contractors and suppliers in carrying out this project.  Such businesses may be included on appropriate bid and procurement lists by submitting a written request within ten (10) days of this notice.  Requests should state the name, address, product or service, and how the firm qualifies as a minority or female owned business concern.


Such requests should be addressed to:


Philip Vannoorbeeck

Town of Blackstone

100 W. Elm Street

Blackstone, Va.  23824

Phone: (434) 292-7251

Virginia Relay:  711

Fax Number: (434) 292-6560


All above referenced procurements will be made on a competitive basis.




The Blackstone Town Council shall hold a Public Hearing on April 19, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in the Blackstone Town Council Chambers, 100 W. Elm Street, Blackstone, Virginia.  The Town Council shall consider a revision to the boundaries of the Blackstone Historic Business District.  Specifically, the ordinance amends and reenacts Section 18-117 of the Blackstone Town Code.  The ordinance, if approved would amend the boundaries of the district.  All properties located south of Irvin Street and that property known as the Harris Armory would be removed from the district and certain properties which abut Brown Street between W. Irvin Street and W. Maple Street would be added to the district.  The Town Council may adopt this ordinance following this public hearing.  Any individual desiring to address the board should attend the public hearing at the above stated date and time.  Additional information or requests for information should be directed to the Blackstone Town Manager at or (434) 292-7251.  It is the intention of the Town to comply with the ADA.  Persons requiring physical or sensory accommodations should contact the Town Manager’s office no later than 5:00 p.m., April 15, 2021.

Procurement Notices

100 W. Elm Street, Blackstone, VA 23824  (434) 292-7251