The Roanoke Valley Broadband Authority consists of the Cities of Roanoke and Salem, and the Counties of Botetourt and Roanoke.  The primary goal of the Authority is to improve affordable broadband services in the Roanoke Valley by encouraging collaboration, competition, while enhancing economic development opportunities.

The Broadband Authority is in the final stages of creating a 50 mile network in the Valley that will serve business parks, large institutions, government facilities and businesses.  The network is as an open-access network by carrier-grade operators. If you are interested in broadband service for your business, please feel free to contact us.

News and Updates

Public Notice-Proposed rate changes and Public Hearing-February 17, 2017

On September 7, 2016, the City of Roanoke and the Roanoke Valley Broadband Authority received the prestigious Governor’s Technology Award for Cross-Boundary Collaboration at a ceremony during the annual COVITS conference in Richmond, Virginia.  The RVBA has also hired Vice President of Network Engineering and Operations, Dave Armentrout to ensure world-class system performance and customer service.….read full release….


All  Authority meetings are open to public. Meetings are the third Friday of each month at 8:30am unless otherwise noted.  Click here to access the full meeting calendar.


The Roanoke Valley Broadband Authority is offering dark fiber, transport service, and dedicated internet for business, governments and non-profits in the Roanoke Valley. Please click here for more information on services and rates. 


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Broadband Network FAQ

Comments or Questions?

Have a question? Interested in commercial service? Interested in leasing lit or dark fiber? Is affordable broadband critical for your business?  We would love to hear from you. Send us your comments or questions by email or use our feedback form