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Governor Terry McAuliffe visited Roanoke today for a “major economic development announcement”. This was the second such visit in a week. Last week the Governor announced that Italian auto parts maker, Eldor, Corp. would invest $75 million in a new plant in Botetourt County. Today the Governor announced that Deschutes Brewery will invest $85 million […]

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Pursuit of Excellence Award

For three years now Balzer and Associates, Inc. has participated in a health insurance captive group, known as Legacy Health. Having just returned from the group’s annual meeting I am delighted to announce that we were the recipient of a “Pursuit of Excellence” award. This award recognizes our employees, our leadership and our company for […]

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Horne appointed to Board of Directors

Sean Horne, LA, newly appointed Executive Vice President to the Board of Directors of Balzer and Associates, Inc., has been with the firm for 14 years. He currently manages the Engineering Department in the Roanoke office. Mr. Horne graduated from Virginia Tech in 1998 with a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture degree and serves on the Board of Directors with […]

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Preservation Awards

Eleven awards were presented by the Roanoke Valley Preservation Foundation in November. The awards are presented annually and honorees are nominated and voted on by a foundation committee. The organization recognizes significant examples of preservation through restoration or adaptive reuse of old structures, environmental and educational projects, and lifetime achievement. “The Locker Room Lofts” in Roanoke […]

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Bricker Appointed By Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors

Michael C. Bricker, RA was appointed by the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors to the Board of Building Code and Fire Appeals. Mr. Bricker has been with Balzer and Associates, Inc. for 21 years and currently oversees the Architectural Department in our Richmond area office.

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Board of Director Appointment

On October 27, 2015, F&M Bank announced that Ray Burkholder was appointed as a new Director of F&M Bank and F&M Corp to represent Augusta County. Ray has served on the Advisory Board in Augusta County since it was formed. Mr. Burkholder is an owner of Balzer and Associates, Inc. and currently works in the […]

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Consultant Success Award Presented to Balzer and Associates, Inc.

Bill Dupler awarded Balzer and Associates, Inc. the Successful Consultant Award at the Chesterfield County Quarterly Development meeting on June 9th. The award was presented to Balzer and Associates, Inc. for having the shortest consultant time to get a subdivision construction plan approved for the Hallsley Sec 9 project. The construction plan was approved in […]

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“We have worked with Steve Semones and the rest of the team at Balzer on multiple real estate development projects over the last few years, and we couldn’t recommend them higher. They are extremely responsive and creative, and their engineering and architectural work is unparalleled – they are most certainly a step apart from their […]

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Balzer Receives Award From Chesterfield County

Balzer and Associates, Inc. was selected to receive an award for achieving significant success in obtaining prompt approvals of plans and plats from Chesterfield County. According to the County, “this demonstrates your firm’s ability to move through the process and receive approvals with fewer reviews as a result of providing complete submittals”. Balzer and Associates, […]

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