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Radford

Radford is named for Dr. John Blair Radford, owner of a plantation that included that town’s lands.

 

Surrounding County Courthouses: 

N – Pulaski County

E – Montgomery County

S – Montgomery County

W – Pulaski County

Independent City                                   State map highlighting Radford

Created:  1892

 

Courthouse – Radford

 

Location:  619 Second Street / Robertson Street

Built:  1996 – 1998

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Thomson + Litton

Contractor:  Burwil Construction

 

Description:  The building faces southeast and is a one story red colored brick, concrete and glass structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds in the center of Radford. The southeast front has a central square tower with entrance on the first story, large glass windows on the second story and mansard roof. The southwest wing rises higher with a mansard roof and the northeast wing is lower with a flat roof. The building is named as the City of Radford Municipal Building and houses the city offices and houses the Circuit Court, General District Court and Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court of the 27th Judicial Circuit. 

 

See:  The 27th Judicial Circuit includes Bland CountyCarroll County, Floyd County, GalaxGiles CountyGrayson County, Montgomery County, Pulaski County and Wythe County.

 

History:  Radford was part of Pulaski County until 1887..

 

 

Courthouse – Radford

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photos taken 2013