Latest Communications Office News Releases
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 · 09:00 am
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — November 17, 2015 — Solid waste and recycling collection will not be provided Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 26. Residents who would normally receive city trash and recycling services on Thursday, Nov. 26 will receive service on Saturday, Nov. 28. Friday col...
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 · 10:40 am
Mayor William D. Sessoms, Jr., has called a special meeting of the Virginia Beach City Council on Tuesday, Nov. 10, to discuss the potential award of a public contract concerning the arena project.
Because discussion in an open session would adversely affect the city’s bar...
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Thursday, November 05, 2015 · 09:00 am
Mayor William D. Sessoms, Jr., has called a special meeting of the Virginia Beach City Council on Monday, Nov. 9, to discuss the potential award of a public contract concerning the arena project.
Because discussion in an open session would adversely affect the city’s barg...
Tuesday, November 03, 2015 · 11:00 am
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – November 3, 2015 – Get ready for one of the biggest and best Veterans Day parades this area has ever seen. More than 114 units with multiple components have signed up to march or perform during this year's annual parade, hosted by the Hampton Roads Cou...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 · 11:45 am
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – October 28, 2015 – In observance of Veterans Day, Wednesday, November 11, the following Virginia Beach facilities will be closed, however, there will be regular trash and recycling collection services on Wednesday, November 11:
All City of Virginia B...
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 · 01:00 pm
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – October 20, 2015 – Halloween is observed Saturday, Oct. 31. Trick-or-Treat begins at dusk and ends at 8 p.m. for children 12 years of age and younger. Members of the Virginia Beach Emergency Response System want you and your family to be safe. Planning...
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 · 09:45 am
The Mayor’s Committee for Persons with Disabilities seeks nominations from the community for its 2015 annual awards. The awards recognize individuals, businesses and service organizations that have demonstrated an exceptional commitment to improving and enriching the lives ...
Thursday, September 10, 2015 · 09:45 am
For the first time in 24 years, the City Council must choose a new city manager. James K. Spore will retire on Jan. 1. He began his tenure in Virginia Beach in 1991.
The City Council is conducting a nationwide search for a new city manager. To aid in that search, City Counc...
Monday, August 17, 2015 · 12:00 pm
BEACH, Va. — August 17, 2015— The following Virginia Beach facilities will be CLOSED
Monday, Sept. 7 in observance of Labor Day:
City of Virginia Beach offices
Virginia Beach community recreation centers
Virginia Beach public libraries
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 · 05:00 pm
James K. Spore arrived in Virginia Beach in November 1991, a young city manager from the small Dallas suburb of Garland. Today, he is one of the longest-serving and most successful city managers in the nation.
On Jan. 1, Spore will retire, after 24 years in office. Mayor ...
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